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i'm so excited mod*mom is in the sunday new york times style section!!!
i'm so thrilled + honored to be included in their coverage of female bloggers becoming more influential + successful (thank you kara!) (full article here)
plus, martha producers just sent my martha stewart living podcast (it's my very 1st podcast i've been on + so exciting to talk with martha's style genius pal about an eco-friendly product i love). they had to edit out 20 minutes of us chatting about martha + more ways to decorate with flor.
also, i'm invited to cover the emmy awards in september, so i get to interview + photograph actors, mostly with kids/babies, so that should be fun + exciting! they asked me for my favorite children's products, so i'm compiling a list. so far i've told them bloom + boon. do you have any product suggestions or questions you want me to ask your favorite telev ision actors who are parents or eco-conscious?
by ~mod*mom~ at 26.7.08 Â©
You are the coolest! How about that plasma car from Target?
Wow, congratulations! You're gonna be so famous!!! Please say hi to all the celebs at the Emmy's for us!
Whoo Hoo! How fantastic!
I just read the article a little bit ago and laughed! I had no idea who you were talking to when I so abruptly interrupted you on the stairs.
I just found you through the NYT story and am excited to dig into your blog.
Hurray! So much exciting things happening for you. Well deserved.
without a doubt, Dwell baby bedding. ANYTHING from Magis kids line... especially the Julian chair. Iman Deco recycled chair, Nurseryworks table/stools, modern nursery, and of course, KidKraft HELLO KITTY CHAIR!!!
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Congrats! We've all known how fab you are, but now even more people will get to know this fact; )
Way to go celeb
how fun! I saw the article yesterday and saw that Amy (Mum) was in there as well. Congrats.
ow exciting! I listened to the podcast while making dinner on Friday and it was great. You're right - the quality was only so-so, but I liked it and wished they hadn't cut if off as the conversation seemed to relax and was getting interesting.
congrats! you are famous!
You are becoming famous, you mom designer/skate/mom you! Thanks for sharing w/ us. It's unfortunate that the sound quality was difficult on the podcast, but even through that, I could hear your level of professionalism. And being quoted in the NY Times was very cool. Keep it up and I'll be sure to get your autograph next time I see you in person!
Oh com'on you ARE kind of famous, aren't you?
I am listening to you right now!! You sound just great and very professional!! I am soooooo proud of you!
congratulations. that's fantastic!!
What awesome news! I'm doing a living room dance for you right now!
thank you so much for the congrats + support + suggestions pals!
So great! Congratulations. Make us little folks proud...
You are famous!!! QUiTE COOL!
You are too cool! Kate A Boon will be thrilled!!
Oh ya, and don't forget about The Toddler Café!!
Wow! I have checked out your blog many times, and I just read your mention in the NY Times! Congrats!
You GO, Mod*Mom!!!!!
Congrats on the New York Times article. I orginally started reading it to see if they mentioned Stephanie Klein, and found your blog. It's fantastic!
I almost keeled over when I read the article today to see two of my favorite mom bloggers in the article! Way to go and congrats on the emmy gig! Nice - so happy for you!
That is SO very cool. Wonderful exposure for mommy blogs and you! : )
I'm so proud of you! you're an amazing and talented human being.
You are by far, the biggest, best mom-blogger I know (many of the "mommy bloggers" on Twitter may not appreciate that honesty). You deserve all of the attention you get - from both companies and readers. Congratulations, Mod*Mom!
Hi, Kristen. Congrats on the NYTs article. I just read it this morning and found it inspiring. I believe people like you will help smash through the glass ceiling. Thank you!
That's cool!!!! Good for you!!!!!
Wow! What an awesome giveaway! We are moving (yet again...grrr) and I will lose a carpeted area for the kids! Although i would love this in the dinning room or my bedroom or even the living room it would probabbly do more good for my 15 month old to play on. I really like the brook needlepoint stripe. Thanks again for the chance.
WOW Amazing!! Keep me informed! I might post about your interviews and the stars goodies!!
Congrats! You definitely deserve the recognition!
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WHOO-HOO! I am so mega-excited for you about your super-cool blogcast and NY Times article! That is only the coolest thing EVER! *hugs*
That's awesome! mod*mom used to be my secret, but now you're famous!
Wow! Good for YOu!
thank you pals for reading the article + your kind words! this is really exciting for me + so nice to share it with you