January 2012

Bedtime stories

7 January 2012 Ah, me boys

Tristan just asked me if he could read Lucas a bedtime story, instead of being read to by Beloved. These are the moments that make it all worthwhile. Blogged because I want to remember this one.

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Social sharing of photos – are you giving away your rights for free?

5 January 2012 Photography

I have been posting my pictures on the Internet forever, going back to the first website I built back in 2000 or so, and I’ve always known there were inherent risks. I’d always figured, though, that the biggest risk would be that someone takes one of my pictures and misappropriates it. However, as I’ve become […]

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Monetizing Mommyhood – coming this weekend to a radio near you

4 January 2012 Meta-blogging

When I was in Toronto for the Blissdom Canada conference, I had the chance to speak to CBC’s Ira Basen about mom blogs, sponsorships, advertising and working with brands. It was an interesting conversation, especially as I tried to mentally juggle my relationship with Fisher-Price and Mom Central Canada (the sponsors who brought me to […]

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Winter break family fun ideas

4 January 2012 5 things

With back to school starting so late this year, it seems like Christmas was ages ago. I don’t know about your kids, but at our house the kids are twitchy. Most of the gifts have been examined and played with, the family visits are past and the Christmas decorations stashed away for another year — […]

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This week in pictures: holiday retrospective

2 January 2012 Photo of the Day

I‘m still on the fence as to whether I will be doing an official 365 (erm, 366) project in 2012, but I still seem to be taking a picture each day, and I do enjoy writing these posts, so let’s keep on keeping on for now. I posted a boatload of pictures over the last […]

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