Tackle it Tuesday — Packing for BlogHer’10

by Janice

Tackle it Tuesday

Time to Pack for BlogHer ’10

Yes, once again the time has come. I can’t believe a year has passed already since BlogHer ’09!

The one part I don’t look forward to is packing. I just got home from four days away with my family and so today I am doing laundry and getting ready to pack for BlogHer.

But I have a head start. Last week I sorted and chose two outfits each for Susan and me from samples Kmart Design sent us.

So, I have some outfits picked out, but tomorrow I still need to run up to the tailor and pick up the items that needed to be altered,(since we were sent samples, they were not all our size.)

(If you need to pick up some outfits before BlogHer, the outfits we are wearing average around only $40! The jeans are only $19.99)

We are leaving on Wednesday, so Tuesday night I am sure I will be up late packing. I never get to bed before midnight when I travel! I often just get a couple hours of sleep before I have to wake up at a crazy early hour to catch my flight. (Coming from the pacific coast of Canada means long travel days!)

Are you going to BlogHer? If so, please say, “Hi!” We are easy to spot — there are two of us!

What are you tackling this week? Link up show off…

Tell us what you’re up to with all your other tackles… housework and otherwise… add your link to your tackle in the MckLinky below!

Each week on Tuesday, we are posting before and after pictures of a project or trouble area that we tackled this week.

Find out more about Tackle It Tuesday here.
The project can be little or big – whatever you want.

Basically, Tackle It Tuesday is about giving ourselves incentive, deadlines and satisfaction in getting our household tasks done.

(It doesn’t even have to be housework… just whatever is on your To Do list.)

If you tackled a project this week, just add a comment and add your link below.

Here is a fun thumbnail style linky…

IF the thumbnail Linky doesn’t work for you — or you prefer the old style, you can enter in the linky below.

Written by 5 Minutes for Mom co-founder Janice.
You get our feed, right?

Did you know that Susan and I also have a pedal car store and a rocking horse store?

Please Note: Kmart Design is our BlogHer ’10 sponsor. As well, Kmart Design is providing product samples. As usual, our opinions are always our own.



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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at janicecrozephotography.com.

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1 Real Life Sarah August 3, 2010 at 12:16 am

I can’t wait to see your outfits! You guys always have great style! It’s so fun to actually dress up for this stuff since I mostly work at night in my jammies.

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2 Zelma August 3, 2010 at 12:22 am

BlogHer sounds awesome! I just started blogging a few months ago, so I actually only heard about it very recently. I wish I could go! Oh well, there’s always next year… have fun!

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3 Deb - Mom of 3 Girls August 3, 2010 at 2:37 am

Packing for BlogHer is definitely on my list of things to tackle in the next couple of days too – can’t believe it’s almost here already! :)

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4 Stacey / The Mom Renewal Project August 3, 2010 at 9:19 am

I just created the ultimate BlogHer packing guide. I hope moms find it helpful.

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5 Rita August 3, 2010 at 11:12 am

I’d love to go to Blog Her some day. Sure hope you enjoy your time!

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6 Susie's Homemade August 3, 2010 at 11:41 am

Great tackle!! Have a great trip!

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7 Elizabeth Norton August 3, 2010 at 12:57 pm

Why cant I post to Mclinky. Arghhhh I am trying to add our tackle it link!

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8 shelly August 3, 2010 at 1:11 pm

I wish I were going to Blogher so I could meet you ladies! But I will have to settle for hearing all about it on twitter & your site. :)

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9 donetta August 3, 2010 at 2:21 pm

I hope you have a nice peaceful trip

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10 Stephanie August 3, 2010 at 4:03 pm

Have fun at BlogHer! You two are always the height of fashion…and I’m sure your outfits at this year’s conference will be no exception.

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11 TONYA August 4, 2010 at 7:36 am

Looking forward to seeing you both again.

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12 C.Mom August 4, 2010 at 3:10 pm

I just started laundry- and then of course need to pack! Yikes, my 7 am train is getting close!

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