Sisterhood, the Blog

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Sisterhood the Blog celebrates Digital Diva Shero Christy Little Jones, Founder of Mommy-in-Training

Do you know who Christy Little Jones is?

Christy is a digital diva shero and founder of Mommy-in-Training, a Christian organization that encourages mothers to walk in their purpose while raising their children. She appeared on the April 2nd episode of Sisterhood, the Blog Radio.  Christy shared her reasons for establishing Mommy-in-Training and information about the upcoming conference on April 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Alexandria, 2932 King Street  in Alexandria, Virginia.  You can register online.  Click here to learn more about the April 24th conference. Click on the link to listen to Christy’s interview on Sisterhood the Blog Radio:  www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.

You can also follow Christy and Mommy-in-Training (MIT) on Twitter. Join the MIT online community and Facebook page.

NOTE: Christy Little Jones will be featured as a digital diva shero in Ananda Leeke’s next book Sisterhood, the Blog: Soundbytes from the 21st Century Women’s Online Revolution (2011).

April 8, 2010 Posted by | Mommy Bloggers, Mommy Blogosphere, Sisterhood the Blog book, Sisterhood the Blog radio, Women Bloggers, Women's Conferences | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tune into Sisterhood the Blog Radio on 3/28@7pm EST for Boni Candelario on “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs in 2010″ 4 Part Series

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Boni Candelario, a career strategist and empowerment coach,  helps women in career transition, re-enter the workforce, climb the corporate ladder, and start their own businesses. Boni is partnering with Sisterhood, the Blog Radio’s Business of Being You (BizBU) four-part series on “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs in 2010 with Coach’m Up Boni.”  The shows will air on March 28, April 11, May 23, and June 27 at 7:00 p.m. EST on Talkshoe.com: www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.

See the list of show topics below.

  • March 28th Show: Confidence building for women job seekers,
  • April 11th Show: Resume 2.0: Giving your resume a facelift by finding the treasure in your life experience,
  • May 23rd Show: How to talk about your experience so it creates buzz and attention, and
  • June 27th  Show: How women can use social media to identify job leads.

You can learn more about Boni and her fabulous business by visiting:

March 26, 2010 Posted by | Sisterhood the Blog 2010 Season, Sisterhood the Blog radio | , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy National Women’s History Month: Celebrating digital diva shero/career strategist Boni Candelario

Happy March!

Happy National Women’s History Month!

The 2010 theme of National Women’s History Month is “Writing Women Back into  History.  Click here to learn more: www.nwhp.org/whm/index.php.

Sisterhood, the Blog is celebrating digital diva sheroes during National Women’s History Month.  Digital diva sheroes are women who use the Internet to do great work online and offline.  They are also women who will be featured in Ananda Leeke’s next book Sisterhood, the Blog: Soundbytes from the 21st Century Women’s Online Revolution.

Who are your digital diva sheroes?

Boni Candelario

Today, Sisterhood, the Blog is celebrating digital diva shero Boni Candelario, a career strategist and empowerment coach.  Boni helps women in career transition, re-enter the workforce, climb the corporate ladder, and start their own businesses. She has a diverse background in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Organizational Leadership, and Human Resources.  FYI – Boni is known as Coach’m Up Boni!

You can learn more about Boni and her fabulous business by visiting:

Boni is partnering with Sisterhood, the Blog Radio’s Business of Being You (BizBU) four-part series on “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs in 2010 with Coach’m Up Boni.”  The shows will air on March 28, April 11, May 23, and June 27 at 7:00 p.m. EST on Talkshoe.com: www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015. See the list of show topics below.

  • March 28th Show: Confidence building for women job seekers,
  • April 11th Show: Resume 2.0: Giving your resume a facelift by finding the treasure in your life experience,
  • May 23rd Show: How to talk about your experience so it creates buzz and attention, and
  • June 27th  Show: How women can use social media to identify job leads.

March 2, 2010 Posted by | BizBU Series, Boni Candelario, Business of Being You, Coaching, digital diva sheroes, Jobs, Sisterhood the Blog 2010 Season, Sisterhood the Blog book, Sisterhood the Blog radio | , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio at 4:00 p.m. EST for a conversation about “Women Healing Community Through Revolutionary Artistry.”

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Tune into Sisterhood, the Blog Radio at 4:00 p.m. EST for a conversation about “Women Healing Community Through Revolutionary Artistry.”  Click here to listen to the show: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/42015.  Las Manas Tres, a group of Latina storytellers, are the guests.  The members of Las Manas Tres are Maya  Chinchilla, Cruz Grimaldo, and Milta Ortiz. Visit http://lasmanastres.com.

September 27, 2009 Posted by | Sisterhood the Blog radio, Storytelling, women of color | , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

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