I was inspired to write about how to increase your blog traffic after reading a friend’s recent post about navigating social media sites. Since I’m not that schooled in social media sites yet, but I do have experience with growing my traffic through other avenues over the years, I wanted to pass on what has worked for me. Without further ado, here are the Crunchy Domestic Goddess’s tips for attracting more readers to your site. (Edited to add that from the time I initially posted this, I’ve since thought of three more things and added tips 6-8.) Comment, comment, comment – Seriously. To attract newRead More →

I’m over at BlogHer today writing about Many African Maternal Deaths are Preventable, Bush Provides Malaria Relief. A recent study revealed that a surprisingly large number of deaths among pregnant women in developing nations are from infectious diseases such as malaria, as opposed to from pregnancy-related illnesses. The findings suggest that many of these deaths are preventable. Check it out if you get a moment.

Today and tomorrow (2/26 and 2/27) my little sister will be taking the Colorado Bar Exam. Keep her in your thoughts as she kicks butt and takes names, k? Have I mentioned that the two of us were fantasizing just the other day about starting our own non-profit organization for pregnant women’s rights? Hey, it could happen. ;) I love ya, sis. You can do it! :)