July 2011


It is not just about giveaways anymore — there are a myriad of ways bloggers can benefit companies. Let’s start with ten… Can I tell you a secret??? One of the main reasons that my […]


5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere

Welcome to our weekly roundup here at 5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere. As you know, you can come back all week and add a post or giveaway to our Linky. Be sure to check back […]


A few years ago, if you had asked me what I was doing to go green, I would have responded that I was an avid recycler. The fact is, I didn’t know what steps I […]


Have you felt that tug at your heart this week? This week has been amazing for the 10 mom bloggers in Kenya. If you followed the posts, you  know just a glimpse of the tragedy […]


Susan Carraretto and Alli Worthington

For the past two weeks I’ve been reflecting on what I saw and heard inside Intel’s Silicon Valley headquarters. My impression of Intel as a corporation went through a major “upgrade” on July 13, 2011. […]



As companies’ spending has shifted in the last few years, investing more of their marketing dollars on bloggers and social media, here are five reasons that companies are making the right decision hiring mom bloggers… […]

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Summer Photography Series at 5 Minutes for Mom

In my ongoing quest to become a better photographer, I have found that one of the key steps to getting better results (whether you have a simple point and shoot or an expensive SLR) is […]


It is a whirlwind week for the 10 mom bloggers currently in Kenya with activist-group ONE.  Are you following their #OneMoms Tweets? What these ladies are seeing and learning is changing their hearts and impacting […]



Win A Sony VAIO SA, Windows Phone and More as Windows Helps You Survive BlogHer11. Can you survive BlogHer? Believe me – I’m a conference veteran and BlogHer is the most exhausting of them all! […]


This post originally appeared on TheMotherhood.com and is part of the #ONEMoms Trip to Kenya. Tuesday, July 26th, Nairobi, Kenya Today was our second day focused on health, particularly women’s health, and we learned many […]

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