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Reminder – Sisterhood, the Blog Radio Shows on September 8, 9 & 10

 

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Faith Hunter

Join Sisterhood, the Blog Radio in celebrating National Yoga Month with a yoga yummy conversation on September 8th at 9:30 p.m. with Faith Hunter, co-owner of Shakti MindBody Studio (www.shaktimindbodystudio.com) in Washington, D.C.  Faith is also a Thai massage therapist, ayurvedic practitioner, writer, yoga podcaster, and Director of the Shakti Yoga Teacher Training Program.  Host Ananda Leeke will talk to Faith about the power of yoga in her life and work.  Click here to listen to the show: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.

To learn more about Faith, visit www.faithhunter.com.  Be sure to check out Faith’s YogaVibe videos:  http://www.yogavibes.com/listings/instructors/faith-hunter.

If you are in D.C., drop by Faith’s studio (one block from Mount Vernon/Convention Center Metro) and take a class:  www.shaktimindbodystudio.com.

Check out Faith’s podcasts featuring free online yoga classes recorded at Shakti MindBody Studio:  http://faithhunteryoga.wordpress.com.

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Sisterhood, the Blog Radio continues the Lessons Learned from BlogHer 2009 Series on September 9 and 10. Click here to listen to the shows: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015. See schedule below. 

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Veronica Arreola

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September 9, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Sisterhood the Blog radio, yoga | , , | Leave a comment

What’s Happening on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio in September

 

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Faith Hunter

Join Sisterhood, the Blog Radio in celebrating National Yoga Month with a yoga yummy conversation on September 8th at 9:30 p.m. with Faith Hunter, co-owner of Shakti MindBody Studio (www.shaktimindbodystudio.com) in Washington, D.C.  Faith is also a Thai massage therapist, ayurvedic practitioner, writer, yoga podcaster, and Director of the Shakti Yoga Teacher Training Program.  Host Ananda Leeke will talk to Faith about the power of yoga in her life and work.  Click here to listen to the show: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.

To learn more about Faith, visit www.faithhunter.com.  Be sure to check out Faith’s YogaVibe videos:  http://www.yogavibes.com/listings/instructors/faith-hunter.

If you are in D.C., drop by Faith’s studio (one block from Mount Vernon/Convention Center Metro) and take a class:  www.shaktimindbodystudio.com.

Check out Faith’s podcasts featuring free online yoga classes recorded at Shakti MindBody Studio:  http://faithhunteryoga.wordpress.com.

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Sisterhood, the Blog Radio continues the Lessons Learned from BlogHer 2009 Series on September 9 and 10. Click here to listen to the shows: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015. See schedule below. 

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Veronica Arreola

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August 27, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, yoga | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This week on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio – More BlogHer Conversations & Spirituality Discussion

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On August 24, the Bronx Bohemian (http://bronxbohemian.wordpress.com) talked to Sisterhood, the Blog Radio host Ananda Leeke (www.anandleeke.com) about blogging, the BlogHer 2009 Conference (www.blogher.com), and sisterhood.  Click here to listen to the interview:  www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.

Sisterhood, the Blog Radio will continue the BlogHer conversation on the following days:

Click here to listen to the live shows:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015. Don’t panic if you miss the show.  You can download it several minutes after it airs. 

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Be sure to tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio on August 26 at 8pm EST for a discussion on “Spirituality: Blooming Right Where You Are.”  The guest is Kelli Jarreaux, an ordained Interfaith Minister, attorney, arbitrator, mediator, global peace facilitator, life coach, and co-author of Hopwood, Bakke, and Beyond: Diversity on our Nations Campuses and Sacred Secrets: Finding Your Way to Joy, Peace and Prosperity.

August 25, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Sisterhood, Spirituality | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NYCity Mama Carol Cain talks about BlogHer09 on 8/22 @ 5pm on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio

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Carol Cain, founder of NYCity Mama Blog (www.nycitymama.com)

 

Tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio on August 22 at 5:00 p.m. EST for a juicy conversation with NYCity Mama Carol Cain, a Latina and native New Yorker (www.nycitymama.com).  Host Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com) will talk to Carol about the reasons she established her NYCity Mama blog,  lessons she learned from blogging, and favorite moments at the BlogHer 2009 Conference.    Carol is an amazing woman who previously worked as a publishing and public relations professional.  She considers herself a nomadic spirit with a passion for cultures, languages, and customs.  Click here to listen to the show:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.  If you miss the live show, don’t panic.  You can download a recording from the web site (http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015) and listen to it at your convenience.

August 20, 2009 Posted by | blogging, Blogher 2009, Mommy Bloggers, Mommy Blogosphere, Sisterhood the Blog radio, women of color bloggers | , , , | Leave a comment

Interview with Kamy Wicoff, founder of SheWrites.com on August 17th episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio

shewriteskamyKamy Wicoff, author and founder of SheWrites.com (www.shewrites.com)

 

Tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio on August 17 at 8:00 p.m. for an interview with Kamy Wicoff, founder of SheWrites.com (www.shewrites.com), a social networking site for women readers and writers. Host Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com) will talk to Kamy about the reasons she launched SheWrites.com and lessons she learned from the BlogHer 2009 Conference (www.blogher.com).  Click here to listen to the show:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.  If you miss the live show, don’t panic.  You can download a recording and listen to it when you have time.  That’s why you gotta love Internet radio! 

If you want to know more about SheWrites.com, click on the links below.

-SHE WRITES, the Site for Women Writers by Linda Lowen, About.com Guide to Women’s Issues –  http://tiny.cc/nz7sm

SheWrites.com: A salon of one’s own by Frieda Klotz, Broadsheet on Salon.com – http://tiny.cc/Sx0Je

August 17, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Sisterhood the Blog radio, women writers | , , , , , | Leave a comment

BlogHer09 Women of Color & Marketing Videos and Sisterhood, the Blog Radio Discussion on August 19@8:30pm EST

 

 

 

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Denene Millner

 

The August 12th episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio featuring a one-on-one interview with Denene Millner, founder of MyBrownBaby blog (www.mybrownbaby.blogspot.com), explored many of the issues raised during the Women of Color and Marketing Session held at the BlogHer 2009 Conference (www.blogher.com) on July 24 and 25 in Chicago, Illinois.  See the videos above that were filmed by author/artist/social media strategist Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com) for Ananda Leeke TV (www.youtube.com/anandaleeke).

Towards the end of the conversation, Faith, founder of Acts of Faith in Love and Life blog (http://actsoffaithinloveandlife.blogspot.com), discussed the need for a follow up discussion which will be held during the August 19th episode of  Sisterhood, the Blog Radio from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30p.m. EST. The show will serve as an open discussion for and about women of color and marketing.  Click here to listen to the show:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015. If you miss the live show, don’t panic.  You can download a recording from the web site several minutes after the show. The recording is also available in the archives section of the web site.

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If you are interested in more discussions about women of color and marketing, consider attending Blogalicious, the first annual conference for women of color bloggers on October 9-11 in Atlanta.  Blogalicious is hosting a session on women of color and marketing.  Click here for more information: www.blogaliciousweekend.com.

August 13, 2009 Posted by | Ananda Leeke, ananda leeke tv, Blogalicious, blogging, Blogher 2009, Sisterhood the Blog radio, Women of color and marketing | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BlogHer 2009 Discussion on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio – August 12, 13, 14, and 15

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Sisterhood, the Blog Radio’s Lessons Learned from BlogHer 2009 series continues this week with four more interviews.  Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com) will serve as the “blog hostess with the mostess!”  See the schedule below.   Click here to listen to the shows:  www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.    If you miss them,  don’t panic.  You can download and listen to  recordings from the web site.  

1) August 12 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Denene Millner, the founder of MyBrownBaby blog (www.mybrownbaby.blogspot.com) and co-author of What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know: The Real Deal on Love and Relationships, What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know About Sex, and Money, Power, Respect: What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know;

2) August 13  at 8:00 p.m. EST – Holly Buchanan, a women’s marketing consultant (www.thesoccermommyth.com) and co- author of The Soccer Mom Myth;

3) August 14 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Lucrecer Braxton, the founder of Art-Slam blog (www.art-slam.com); and

4) August 15 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Deb Rox, the founder of Deb on the Rocks blog (www.debontherocks.com)  and author of 5 Ways to {Blank} Your Blog. 

August 12, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Sisterhood the Blog radio, Web 2.0, Women Bloggers | , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reminder: Tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio’s Lessons Learned from Blogher 2009 Series on August 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, and 24

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Great News! Sisterhood, the Blog Radio’s Lessons Learned from Blogher 2009 series was mentioned in a  post written by Natalie McNeal, founder of the Frugalista Files blog that appears in the Miami Herald:  http://miamiherald.typepad.com/frugalista/2009/08/frugalista-talks-about-blogher.html.  Many thanks to Natalie!

Here’s some more great news!  Natalie will appear as a guest on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio tonight at 8:00 p.m. EST.  Sisterhood, the Blog Radio host Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com and http://authoranandaleeke.wordpress.com) will talk to Natalie about her reasons for blogging and lessons learned from Blogher 2009.  Click here to listen to the show:  www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.    If you miss it,  don’t panic.  You can download and listen to a recording from the web site.

FYI – The first episode of the Lessons Learned from Blogher 2009 series aired on August 6.  It featured Prisoner’s Wife, a blogger who was sponsored by Mom Noir (www.momnoir.com) at Blogher 2009.  Prisoner’s Wife shared her reasons for attending Blogher, favorite Blogher moments, lessons learned, and definition of sisterhood. To learn more about Prisoner’s Wife, visit http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com.  

Additional episodes in the Lessons Learned from Blogher 2009 series will air on:  

1) August 12 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Denene Millner, the founder of MyBrownBaby blog (www.mybrownbaby.blogspot.com) and co-author of What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know: The Real Deal on Love and Relationships, What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know About Sex, and Money, Power, Respect: What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know;

2) August 13  at 8:00 p.m. EST – Holly Buchanan, a women’s marketing consultant (www.thesoccermommyth.com) and co- author of The Soccer Mom Myth;

3) August 14 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Lucrecer Braxton, the founder of Art-Slam blog (www.art-slam.com);

4) August 15 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Deb Rox, the founder of Deb on the Rocks blog (www.debontherocks.com)  and author of 5 Ways to {Blank} Your Blog;

5) August 17 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Kamy Wicoff, the founder of SheWrites.com (www.shewrites.com) and author of I Do but I Don’t: Walking Down the Aisle without Losing Your Mind and I Do but I Don’t: Why the Way We Marry Matters; and

6) August 24 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Bronx Bohemian, the founder of Bronx Bohemian blog (http://bronxbohemian.wordpress.com).

Additional shows will be added to the schedule.  They will feature NYCity Mama Carol Cain (www.nycitymama.com), Heather L. Barmore of No Pasa Nada blog ()http://nopasanada.org, Veronica Arreola of Viva La Feminista (www.vivalafeminista.com), and several other fabulous bloggers.  A revised schedule will be posted later this week. 

August 10, 2009 Posted by | blogging, Blogher 2009, Sisterhood, Sisterhood the Blog radio | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sisterhood, the Blog Radio Explores Lessons Learned by Women Bloggers at Blogher 2009

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

http://www.prlog.org/10301996-sisterhood-the-blog-radio-explores-lessons-learned-by-women-bloggers-at-blogher-2009.html

PRLog (Press Release)Aug 05, 2009 – Washington, DC – Author/Blogger/Social Media Strategist Ananda Leeke will host  a series of episodes that discuss lessons learned from the Blogher 2009 conference (www.blogher.com) on Sisterhood, the Blog Radio (www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015) beginning August 6 at 8:00 p.m. EST.  The guest for the August 6th episode is Prisoner’s Wife, a blogger who attended the Blogher 2009 conference.  Prisoner’s Wife will share her reasons for attending Blogher, favorite Blogher moments, lessons learned, and definition of sisterhood. Prisoner’s Wife is a writer, mother, wife, and middle-school English teacher.  To learn more about Prisoner’s Wife, visit http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com.  Visit www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015 to listen to the show.  If you miss the live show, you can download and listen to a recording from the web site: www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.  

Additional episodes in the Lessons Learned from Blogher 2009 will be held on:  

1) August 10 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Natalie McNeal, the founder of The Frugalista Files blog (http://miamiherald.typepad.com/frugalista) and savings expert for www.geezeo.com, a financial site;

2) August 12 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Denene Millner, the founder of MyBrownBaby blog (www.mybrownbaby.blogspot.com) and co-author of What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know: The Real Deal on Love and Relationships, What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know About Sex, and Money, Power, Respect: What Brothers Think, What Sistahs Know;

3) August 13  at 8:00 p.m. EST – Holly Buchanan, a women’s marketing consultant (www.thesoccermommyth.com) and co- author of The Soccer Mom Myth;

4) August 14 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Lucrecer Braxton, the founder of Art-Slam blog (www.art-slam.com);

5) August 15 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Deb Rox, the founder of Deb on the Rocks blog (www.debontherocks.com)  and author of 5 Ways to {Blank} Your Blog;

6) August 17 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Kamy Wicoff, the founder of SheWrites.com (www.shewrites.com) and author of I Do but I Don’t: Walking Down the Aisle without Losing Your Mind and I Do but I Don’t: Why the Way We Marry Matters; and

7) August 24 at 8:00 p.m. EST – Bronx Bohemian, the founder of Bronx Bohemian blog (http://bronxbohemian.wordpress.com).

Sisterhood, the Blog Radio features one-on-one conversations with women about sisterhood, self-discovery, self-expression, spirituality, self-care, self-expression, social justice advocacy, and social media. Sisterhood, the Blog Radio supports the following social media projects:

1) Facebook Group – http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=23050254985;

2) Twitter – http://www.twitter.com/sisterhdtheblog; and

3) WordPress – https://sisterhoodtheblog.wordpress.com

Ananda Leeke (www.anandaleeke.com), a lawyer turned “innerpreneur,” is President and CEO of Kiamsha.com, LLC, a company that in-powers and empowers individuals through creativity, coaching, contemplative practices (i.e. yoga, Reiki healing touch, meditation, breathing exercises, journaling, affirmations, and prayer), and community building that awaken the human soul and transform everyday living. She shares her gifts as a writer, artist, creativity coach, yoga teacher, Reiki Master practitioner, blogger, radio host, speaker, and social media strategist.  Leeke also serves as an artist-in-residence for Smith Farm Center for Healing and the Arts.  She is currently completing her book, That Which Awakens Me: A Creative Woman’s Poetic Memoir of Self-Discovery (September 2009). Her  debut novel, Love’s Troubadours – Karma: Book One (www.lovestroubadours.com) was published in 2007.  Leeke’s poetry appeared in Beyond the Frontier: African American Poetry for the 21st Century edited by E. Ethelbert Miller.  She also published several books of poetry and women’s creativity workbooks that are used in her workshops and creativity coaching practice. Leeke lives in Washington, D.C.

August 5, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Radio, Women Bloggers | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Special Notice: Today’s episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio featuring Ananda Leeke’s Blogher 2009 conference reflections was prerecorded

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Happy Tuesday!

Guess what?  My home computer died last night. So I had to prerecord today’s episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio which was scheduled to air tonight at 8:00 p.m. EST on Talkshoe.com:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.  The good news is that you can listen to and/or download the recording anytime you want to your computer or via iTunes. Click here to download the episode:  http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015

Wish me luck on finding a great laptop on sale!

Enjoy your day!

Peace and Sisterhood,

Ananda Leeke

PS:  I will post my Blogher webisodes featuring interviews with Blogher participants on Ananda Leeke TV (www.youtube.com/anandaleeke) later this week.

July 28, 2009 Posted by | Blogher 2009, Sisterhood | , , , , | Leave a comment