Blogger of the Week + 10 must-reads

This week we’re celebrating all things CyberMummy so it really seems only fitting to throw the spotlight on the individuals behind it’s creation. They’ve been blogging for years, changing the blogosphere in the process and have managed to orchestrate not one but soon-to-be two blogging conferences that have celebrated brilliance in blogging. Back in 2009,…

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Countdown to CyberMummy11: Expat Mum flies home

NINE DAYS UNTIL #CyberMummy11! We want to celebrate the amazing bloggers attending this year’s event,  including a very special blogger who is flying “across the pond” and was there when it all started. Please give it up for Expat Mum, Toni Hargis…

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‘Gay Girl In Damascus’ hoax: blogger is 40-year-old white male in Edinburgh!

It turns out that a 40-year-old white male University of Edinburgh student was the voice behind A Gay Girl in Damascus, a fictional blog about the plight of an Arab lesbian that was kidnapped. You can read all about it here. I find this disturbing for several reasons. I read personal blogs because they give insight…

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Pregnancy and drinking: what’s your take?

Pregnancy and drinking is in the news again. This time it is about a large drinks company funding an initiative to help educate midwives in England and Wales about the health risks of drinking whilst pregnant, who in turn will pass on their insights to the masses. Critics say it is in the drinks company’s…

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Why do you blog? Luschka @ Diary of a First Child

1. What is your Blog Name/Url? (Twitter ID & Facebook Fan Page URL) You can find me at Diary of a First Child, on Twitter: @lvano and on Facebook 2. What is your name/alias? Luschka 3. How did you come up with your Blog Name? My blog’s predecessor was called Diary of a First Pregnancy,…

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