The Moms View Live, and a trip to Chicago for blogging things.

I am typing this from the airport… because I am all plannery like that. I am heading to Chicago for BlogHer 13 where I’ll be speaking on a panel and seeing my internet friends and doing that really loud “SQUEEEEEE” until my voice wears away. This was me at BlogHer LAST year with my friend […]

MamaKat Falls Out of a Port-a-Potty at Vlogger Fair! #video

There really is very little more to add. My friend Kat and I met-up at Vlogger Fair. It was held in Seattle the beginning of June. And since we are vloggers, we vlogged at Vlogger Fair. Of course Kat made it pretty easy… by falling out of a port-a-potty, breaking her fork cutting a crêpe, […]

In which I go reality TV in a vlogging sort-of way: The DAILY SHOT with JOTS

I’m going reality TV, people. Ish. Iiiiish. The DAILY SHOT with JOTS! I’ve been doing a daily vlog for a few (or two?) weeks over on my Facebook page. It’s a lot like reality TV, sans the TV, the film crew, the hot men/women in hot tubs vying for a one on one date, the […]

BlogWorld Expo in LA: Are you going to there? [vlog]

I. Am. EXCITED!!! Hey! Are you going to BlogWorld and New Media Expo? Huh huh??? You TOTALLY have to go. I am THO EXTHITED to be collaboratin’ with Clay Nichols of dadlabs.com to lead a session on Breaking Into Parent Vlogging  via the Type-A Parent track! Oh, and you totes have to check out the […]

Announcing the Five TEMPUR Pedic Finalists!

I have been sick to my stomach the last 5 days… I could spend 1250 words explaining why this has been one of the very-most hardests things I’ve had to do. I have been moved. I have laughed and cried and wished I had left this to a random draw. However, I asked for a […]

The Evo Conference Vlogging Workshop

Back in July I went to Park City, Utah to go to the Evo Conference! I helped lead a vlogging conference with Kia Ruiz and Lamar Tyler. [photo cred: Lamar Tyler] I had such a great time with Lamar and Kia and all our Evo vlogging workshop-ees! In the workshop we talked about, well… VLOGGING! We shared a […]

Back-to-School: What do moms do with all their “free” time? [vlog]

Now that all the spawn are in school – all day… I have been asked, “So whatcha gonna do with all that free time?” I’ll tell you what I’m gonna do… In fact, it seems I have had so much time… I have become a regular photographer and master of text-on-photo! Disclosure: My son’s favorite […]

Vlogging: More Tips (A BlogHer Conference Video Blogging U Follow-up)

Last week at BlogHer I spoke on a panel with Carley of DigiTwirl and Corinne of Craftovision. I didn’t get a picture of us together (FAIL), but I DID get a picture of me with my microphone! And people. The room was PACKED! Word on the street is that many were turned away. Not unlike […]

VLOGGING. Not to be confused with FLOGGING or CLOGGING

I enter, say… a coffee shop. I strike up a conversation with a fellow coffee consumer (my words in italics): Hey. Hey. What’s your name? Jenny. What’s yours? Pat. *both look at feet and/or mobile devices* Waitin’ for your coffee, ehh? Uh, me? Yeah. I like coffee… The riveting conversation continues… So. What do you do? […]

What to expect after a gum graft.

What can I say? I am here to shake things up… with all this talk of gum grafting and whathaveyou… This video was taken the day after my gum graft. I think I look not so bad for having undergone such mouthal trauma. I am at day 5 in the recovery process and at 3:30 […]