Sunday, August 27, 2006

Carnival of the Blogging Chicks #11

Sorry that I didn't put up a link earlier. If I missed your entry, please email me.

Updated: OOPS! Forgot one, make sure you check out Ethel's post. Also, I wanted to let you know that I've changed the way the windows popup, instead of multiple windows, there will only be one.

This week, Ethel found out what chocolate cake does to children.

Lindsey over at Suspension of Disbelief is back up and running after a crash to her server - and what better topic to discuss than the importance of backups! Run on over and check out her post on how to backup the important things, and how to do it with ease!

Two terms you wouldn't expect to be in the same post title: Handcuffs and Sunday School. Read all about it as Tess talks too much...

In honor of the end of summer, Karmyn R in Dreaming What Ifs... is sharing a scary campfire story called "Don't Drink The Water Either." Read it with the lights on and keep your hands in your lap!

In an age of technology, magic and the pursuit of ultimate beauty, Shalee - owner, chef and head waitress at Shalee's Diner - serves up some old-fashioned advice about what being beautiful really means, along with the world's best coffee and pie.

Catez says of her post: "This is one of my favourite places - it's like a universe in the depths of the earth."

Kelly says of her post, "Wish for you" describes a mother's trip to Mackinac Island with her daughter, and how it helps discover the beauty in their relationship. Complete with slideshow and song lyrics."

Got a helpful household tip to share? Got a fairy tale? Over at She Lives, Carol combines to the two ingredients and the results really heated up her kitchen! See why in She Covereth.

Tasra gets "burned" by the video at Lessons from the Scrapbook Page!

Robin from PENSIEVE shares a very private part of her heart this week, knowing in advance it will be offensive to some, but hopeful for the ones who somehow "need" this kind of encouragement.

In "When Becoming a Mom Isn't So Easy," Janice from 5 Minutes for Mom remembers the many women who struggle with infertility and miscarriage, and shares a couple blogs that might bring some comfort.

Polly asks, are you a Creature of Day? Find out at Life is a Buffet.

Malissa at Malissa's Merry-go-round shares her feelings over her son starting school in A little boy for a few more days.

Melissa at Making Things Up describes a typical morning at her house, including, of course, dirty clothes, clean laundry, and a carton of carrot juice.

Michele at Life Under the Sun proposes a cease-fire in the Mommy wars.

Mary says farewell to dysfunctional friendships in a short but sweet goodbye letter.