It’s not unusual for companies to “sponsor” posts by bloggers–it’s actually a pretty cool model for helping popular writers get paid, while allowing retailers to target their advertising in a really smart way. But McDonald’s is going above an beyond the average sponsored post; in exchange for positive articles, the fast food giant is promising bloggers (many of them moms) gifts and parties. Apparently, leaving it to Twitter didn’t help the company’s newfound “grassroots” appearance. More
Alyssa Milano, a UNICEF Ambassador, travelled to Kosovo to be part of the commemoration of World Children’s Day. Now, she is blogging to raise awareness about the horrifying conditions the children there live in. Check out her blog and a special … More
Remember our Best Food Bloggers on Health series? Well, we got in touch with Karen Coates of The Rambling Spoon to give you another taste of what the best food bloggers are doing to keep up their health while they … More
Blog We Like: A Weight Lifted (Healthy Weight Loss for Women Tired of Dieting) by Marsha Hudnall, nutritionist and dietitian at Green Mountain at Fox Run – the women-only wellness and weight-loss center in Vermont. We’re especially into Marsha’s recent post: Binge Eating, Body Image, FitBloggin’ & Health at Every Size.
Problem solving while sleeping may seem far-fetched, but we can attest to the fact that it happens. Just last night we were dreaming of the next day’s blogging assignments and found ourselves loading posts into WordPress. It was highly realistic … More
Moms love to talk about their kids. So it’s natural that the next progression was blogging about them. Blogging about your children is a great way to keep an online digital scrapbook about all the goings-on in their lives. You … More