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My VOTY Video and TV News Debut {Videos}

If you’re at work, you might want to bookmark this post to read over the weekend. Because, you know, you surely do not want to miss the chance to see me on video twice. First up, in August I read … Continue reading

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Happiness Highlights: The #BlogHer11 Edition

I’ve been in San Diego since Wednesday for BlogHer ‘11, a massive blogging conference that I’ve been attending annually since 2009. Like the picture above, it was a blur of happiness, awesome, and sweat. It was both a confidence boost … Continue reading

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Too Much Penis At Mom Blog Conferences?

I remember the first time someone suggested to me that BlogHer was sexist.  It was, of course, a man who could not possibly fathom why women would need to band together to carve out a space for themselves among bloggers. … Continue reading

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Why I’m Going To BlogWorld Even Though I’m Scared Shitless #BWE10

I plunked down a good chunk of cash yesterday for a plane ticket to Las Vegas and a weekend conference pass to BlogWorld 2010, a ginormous blogging conference attended by about 4,000 people who take this whole Internet thing very … Continue reading

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Alone in a Crowd.

There are few things more demoralizing than feeling alone in a crowd of 2,400 people. 2,400 people who are supposed to be like minded people. 2,400 people who are SO EXCITED TO SEE… everyone else. 2,400 people who are specifically … Continue reading

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Colossal

Today I am tired of being the colossal fuck up. I’m tired of being the one who gets in a fight with her husband in public. I’m tired of being the one who gets lost on a 5k in Central … Continue reading

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What To Expect At #BlogHer, Robin

I’ve never been one to recommend parenting books to pregnant friends or other mothers.  I mean, I don’t know what the hell kind of mother they want to be, so who am I to say “this, here, this is the … Continue reading

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Mine is Good, But Hers is Better

I have good news. Jared is getting a vasectomy this week!! Oh, I kid.  I mean, he is and it is good news to me, but he, apparently, is not quite ready to throw a party about it.  In fact, … Continue reading

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A Sign Of The Times: my husband at BlogHer

We share a love of NYC street meat. As of about two days ago, my husband is coming with me to New York City on August 5th. For a blogging convention. My husband doesn’t blog, and he’s certainly not a … Continue reading

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Why the Internet (or anything else in your adult life) is actually NOT “just like high school”

My husband, while not nearly as good at Words With Friends or Bejeweled Blitz as I am, is almost always emotionally wiser than I am. This morning over coffee and Marlboros, he dropped this little bit of wisdom on me: … Continue reading

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