Listen to Your Mother: Portland Cast

I’m beside myself with joy to be part of the cast for Portland, OR’s Listen to Your Mother show! If you’re in the area, get tickets here. I went to the show last year and was bowled over by the talented storytellers on the stage. I laughed. I cried. I may have even sobbed. It […]

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So Excited… I Could Pee My Pants!

I’m On BlogHer!!!!!!!!! BlogHer featured my camping debacle post on the front page of the Work/Life section!!! Do me an, er, solid, and head over to BlogHer, laugh at my expense, and then share it from their site on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and maybe even Google Plus if you’re into that sort of thing. (I […]

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Bring Back the Oranges!

Bring Back the Oranges

Healthy snacks at sports Anybody with older kids have stories to share about bringing healthier snacks to kids sports practices & games? I want to create a campaign and part of it will be to highlight real-life stories. Also, I’d love photos of teams with “orange peel smiles.” Check out my campaign site: http://bringbacktheoranges.com/ It’s still […]

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Inspired at BlogHer14

BlogHer14 Was A Blast!! I went to BlogHer14 not really knowing anybody and a little nervous about whether I’d fit in. The whole experience was an exercise in trusting my gut, reaching out, making friends, and building connections. I left rejuvenated and doubly committed to making blogging an essential part of my life. I have SO MUCH […]

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Ring My Bell!!!

  It’s time for BlogHer’s Voices of the Year. Click here to vote for my post: Won’t You Ring a Bell with Me? Readers may remember it’s a post about Santa and Sandy Hook… and how I struggled with explaining the truth about both of them to my 8-year-old daughter. On the same day. Some readers know that I’m […]

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