July 2011

The Obligatory Pre-BlogHer11 Post

July 28, 2011

With BlogHer a week away, I figure it’s time for me to do the obligatory Pre-BlogHer post. Yes, I’m going to BlogHer. It’s in my backyard, so I practically HAVE to go (I think that’s in the blogger bylaws or something, right? Oh, wait, we don’t have bylaws? No Robert’s Rules of Order? Hmmmm, that […]

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The Right Words at the Right Time

July 26, 2011

This weekend, I had the distinct pleasure of meeting up with three of my absolute favorite online ladies: Jennie of She Likes Purple, Jen of OnenJen, and (separately) Megan of Now You’re in the World. They are all as utterly wonderful as their online personas would have you believe, if not better, and I came […]

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10 Reasons Meeting Up With Bloggers In Person Is Awesome

July 25, 2011

No one minds if you pull out your phone to take a picture of your drinks. In fact, they’re probably doing the same thing. You can often skip a lot of the small talk, and jump right into actual conversation since you “talk” online all the time. Because you read each other’s blogs and other […]

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Random Thoughts Are All I Can Muster

July 21, 2011

Today is one of those days, one of those scheduling NIGHTMARE days, where the anxiety over when to be where and how to get everyone there has my shoulders up around my ears and my head spinning. Kid in daycare, dog at doggy day care, visiting family at tourist attraction, me at work, husband at […]

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When a Promotion Means Panic

July 19, 2011

So the big news around here (besides my utter exhaustion!) is that I got a promotion last week. WOOHOO. It’s a big step up in responsibility and scope, and will be a definite challenge for me–in good ways and in…challenging ways. But holy cow, after the euphoria of the announcement wore off and the reality […]

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