Every so often I start getting discouraged and generally overwhelmed at the current blueprint of my life. Why am I putting in a full day at my day job and then coming home an moonlighting until the wee morning hours? Remind me again why I spend some precious evenings and weekend days at Blogalicious meetings? I can't help but think it would be so much easier to pack it all up … [Read more...] about Remembering Why I Don’t Knit
Mamalaw Media Group is being profiled as part of Wayne Sutton's 28 Days of Diversity as people of color impacting the social web. Did you see the calendar of heavy hitters? What an honor to be named! … [Read more...] about L’il ol’ me, impacting The Social Web
I was in Manhattan for a whirlwind trip of exactly 4 hours yesterday, participating as a speaker at the Essence Women's Conference - the theme was "Unleash Your Power." I would never have imagined 15+ years ago that I would be invited by the very magazine that I admired, to serve as an expert during a jam-packed session at a conference featuring respected professionals such as … [Read more...] about Unleashing My Power at the Essence Women’s Conference
Did you know that? It always puzzles me how working parenthood is such a major part of our everyday lives here in the U.S., and yet the issues affecting us aren't given the attention they deserve. Nevertheless, Congress did make the effort to recognize October as a time to raise awareness among employers about the importance of offering their employees work-life programs that … [Read more...] about October is National Work and Family Month!
If you're hands aren't full with laundry or work files or grocery lists tomorrow at 1PM EST, please consider joining me and 8 other mom bloggers for an online chat about the "State of the Mom Blogosphere," hosted by The Motherhood. Here's a description of the chat: Nine celebrity mom bloggers will lead a Talk on trends in the Mom Blogosphere and you don't want to miss it!! … [Read more...] about State of the Mom Blogosphere – 9/14 Live Chat