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Women Who Make Things Look Easy

My friend, Sili, is one of those incredible people who can accomplish 8 million things and make everything look effortless. I met Sili several years ago at a blogging conference when we were both new to it, and I have followed her blog and business My Mamihood ever since. She’s a wiz online, a great writer […]

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An Unexpected (But Fun!) Thing Happened, Thanks to GE Appliances

So, I was blogging along when I got an email from our friends at GE Appliances, who asked if I would be interested in trying one of their new hybrid stainless interior dishwashers with hidden controls.  And since our existing dishwasher sounds like a 747 during takeoff, they pretty much had me at hello. The new dishwasher was […]

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What Companies Can Learn From a Moldy Tampon

Dear Companies, Some of you have come to understand the power of blogging without an impetus. And if you have, well done, I’m not talking to you. This is for ALL THOSE OTHER companies who have yet to acknowledge the community of people who connect in a way that you don’t understand or take serious […]

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Wondering What Your Kids Will Be When They Grow Up? I Am.

“Is your comma in the paper today, Mommy?” Charlie (4) recently asked. But beyond that statement, I didn’t realize he had any interest in what I do until I watched him at the park leaning on his elbow and talking to a four-year-old-girl named Molly that he knows from school: Charlie: “What are you gonna […]

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GE Momsperience

This week, I attended GE’s first-ever Momsperience in Lousiville, Ky. GE brought in a handful of bloggers for a learning and sharing opportunity as the company develops a strategy for how to get more involved in social media and the blogosphere.  GE also presented us with the opportunity to bring a reader. We stayed at […]

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My New Favorite Blog (Other Than Mine) is my new favorite blog. You know, other than Oh, Friends, this lady had me laughing out loud with her fabulous sense of humor and mad drawing skills – and not just laughing, snort-laughing. I think she is the Gary Larsen of Motherhood, and one day we will all be drinking our coffee […]

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A Recordable Storybook Treasure Hunt Eased My Departure for a Trip

As I mentioned, Hallmark sent the BlissDom conference attendees one of those recordable story books. I saw them in December in a magazine and thought about getting one, but I had already spent so much for Christmas I passed. So needless to say, I was stoked to get one as part of the conference SWAG. […]

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Getting my Bliss On in Nashville This Week

I am heading to my first blog conference called BlissDom in Nashville. I’m very excited about it for a number of reasons. I’m stoked to meet and be friends with people who get me. You know, people who think in blog posts and tweets. (M’kay, I have been WAY slow to get on the twitter […]

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It’s A-live! (My New Site, That Is)

Well, after lots of tinkering, TheMommyhood 2.0 (a redesigned version of is now live. I’m sorry to say I know more html than I ever wanted to, but the twitching is starting to subside now that it’s live. I hope this version is a little easier on the eyes and more functional as well. […]

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