Archive | September, 2007

Just the Facts, Ma’am

September 29, 2007

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It was an amazing honor to get to ask a couple of questions on behalf of the DC Metro Moms on Saturday’s conference with Elizabeth Edwards. The only thing that would have made it nicer was if I had been …

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Live With Elizabeth Edwards!

September 29, 2007

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I had to keep it on the QT until now, but in about half an hour, many of the Silicon Valley Moms will be meeting with Elizabeth Edwards to talk with her about the questions we have for her husband, …

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Presidential Passion

September 27, 2007

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“All the women I know are supporting Hillary.” Given the tone of voice that person used when speaking those words to me, they may as well have also been saying, “I thought you were smart. How can you not see …

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If It’s Supposed to Be Easy, Why Is It So Hard?

September 26, 2007

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I’m not a good networker. By nature, I’m not someone who engages easily in social chatter. I really have to work hard at it. I mean REALLY hard. When I’m in large groups of people my first reaction is to …

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Who’s Really Looking Out for Working Mothers?

September 25, 2007

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Working Mother magazine has just released this year’s 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers. I’ve always had questions about how this list is put together and was planning on writing about it, but I think Devra at Parentopia sums it …

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Buttons and Boycotts and Breasts, Oh My!

September 25, 2007

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Does Facebook really think that the women who are upset that photos of breastfeeding mothers have been banned from their site are much ado about nothing? They might have to reconsider:Maybe they’ve forgotten about a little thing called the …

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Mr. PunditMom Blogs?!?!

September 24, 2007

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I know I posted the link for this last week, but for those who missed it, I wanted to share Mr. PunditMom’s excellent first blogging attempt over at my space on DC Metro Moms Blog! I was sitting with PunditGirl …

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Pink May Not Be So Rosy

September 21, 2007

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I think about breast cancer a lot. Not because I have it, but because my best friend died from breast cancer a little more than a year ago. And because of WhyMommy. And mod*mom. And my grandmother. And …

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Need a Little Testosterone Today?

September 20, 2007

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We know there’s a good amount of estrogen out here in the blogosphere, so my fellow writers at DC Metro Moms (and our sister sites) are turning over the blogging reigns to our spouses today to seek a little …

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PunditMom Loves Bossy !

September 19, 2007

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Pssst! Please don’t tell Mr. PunditMom, but I am now officially in love with Bossy. Click here to find out why. When I’m done here, I’m calling the Academy.…

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Iraq War Solution by PunditGirl

September 19, 2007

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It probably goes without saying that trying to explain the why’s and wherefore’s of the Iraq War to a second-grader is like trying to rationalize why the nation is obsessed with Britney Spears – no matter how simply or clearly …

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Breast Practices??

September 17, 2007

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OK, let me make sure I’ve got this straight — if I’m a breastfeeding mom, I can’t share photos of breastfeeding my child on MySpace or Facebook, but if I want to starve myself until I look like this

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