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101 Women Bloggers to Watch in 2010

WOW! It’s hard to believe it’s 2010! And I am so excited because I am sure this is going to be the year of the Social Media Entrepreneur.  Participating in and leading Social Media has become a way of life for people personally and professionally.

Along with Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and many other niche social networking sites, blogs are mainstream now – books are being written by, for and about bloggers. Movies are made showcasing bloggers’ stories and bloggers are headlining news stories every day.

It is an honor for me to share our annual list of 101 Inspiring Women Bloggers to Watch with the readers of WE Magazine for Women.

I want to thank all our readers for all your Women Bloggers recommendations. WE had hundreds of entries. And because there were so many, this list is by no means complete. Consider this the first round of women bloggers to watch for 2010.  In fact, we will be creating several lists of women bloggers to watch this year. There are just too many good bloggers to showcase!  Of course, feel free to share your favorite female bloggers in the comments section below. 
By the way, if you are a woman blogger who has been blogging for at least six months, feel free to share your blog. Please leave your blog title, the url and a one sentence description in the comments section. I personally review EVERY Blog that is on this list before listing it, and would love to do the same for your woman edited, published, or owned blog.

And if you happen to be one of our bloggers to watch, CONGRATULATIONS! (You can download our new logo by right clicking and saving to your computer) or email me at heidi (at) we magazine for women dot com (no spaces) with “Send me the Women Blogger Logo” in the subject line.

Drum roll please….

A Diary Left Open with Patty Mooney ~ the adventures of a patriotic liberal; a karaoke spellbinder; a mountain-biking poet; an intrepid producer, a satisfied soul mate

Advantage Virtual Assistant with April Jones ~ The Online Life of a Single Work at Home Mom

Advice Goddess Blog with Amy Alkon ~ She likes to give advice of all sorts

A.E. Brain with Zoe Brain ~ Intermittent postings from Canberra, Australia on Software Development, Space, Politics, and Interesting URLs.  And of course, Brains…

Allison Kelley Designs with Allison Kelley …jewelry to inspire your beauty  from the inside out

Big Little Wolf’s Daily Plate of Crazy by D. A. Wolf ~ Whatever life dishes out, and whatever we can make of it. . .

Bizzy Women with Miriam Schwab ~ aims to bring high quality information together in one place to empower busy professional women

Books and Authors with Joyce Anthony ~ A place to meet authors, explore their books and enjoy reviews and interviews

Bored Mommy with Maria  ~ Down to earth mommy blogger who really tells it like it is!

Brandeo with Anne Simons ~ dedicated to keeping you up-to-date on marketing ideas, trends, strategies and solutions

BRENDA’S BLOG ~ A breast cancer survivor, filmmaker and journalist, Brenda writes/videos everything from unwanted facial hair, frequent mammary miles, and “not tonight, honey, my feet are cold.”

Budget Girl with Robin ~ Look Great and Live Well without Spending a Fortune

Buzz Bits with Denise Michaels ~ all about supporting women biz owners create more cash flow in testosterone-free ways so you have more fun, feel more confident and make more money

The Center for Joyful Business with Laura West ~ helps women business owners bring passion and purpose to their businesses

Charlotte Gordon’s Blog ~ about politics and religion, interfaith issues, women’s issues, the bible, motherhood etc.

Chick at Sea with Sandy Wheeler ~ shares travel tips, advice, girls getaway trips, themed trips and more

Child Centered Divorce with Rosalind Sedacca ~ support network for parents facing, moving through and transitioning beyond divorce – on behalf of their children

Clear Thoughts with Ann Latham ~  A resource for business excellence

Cleopatra’s Perfume with Jina Bacarr ~ Author writes about Lady Eve Marlow’s adventures from her novel of the same name

Coffee Photography with Rita ~  filled with photography tips, tutorials, and photoshop actions by a mom who does it free

Confidence Boosters with Terran ~ Various articles, tips and quotes to boost your confidence

Creative Perch with Dee Wilcox ~ Art is Everywhere

Chronicles of a Young Teacher by Ms. Understood 3rd Grade Teacher ~ writes about life, being a teacher and miscellaneous thoughts in between

Debbie Schlussel ~ In the News and political commentary

Dog Talk 101 with Joanne Osband ~ Inspiring tidbits for “Dog Owners”

EcoLegacy with CSea Perkins ~ encourages environment and economic responsibility

Escaping Mediocrity with Sarah Robinson ~ Tips for Escaping Mediocrity

Fabulously Broke in the City ~ a female personal finance blogger living in Canada. Interesting and entertaining.

The Fast and the Fabulous with Valli Hilaire ~ blog about motorsports from a female perspective

Fresh eVenture with Keller Hawthorne ~ Your Internet Marketing Blog

Frugal Luxuries with Tracey McBride ~ Celebrating the seasons in luxury on any budget

Geek Girlfriends with Christina Tynan-Wood ~ a place for women who like technology but want a hand getting or keeping up to speed  

Get Fully Funded with Sandy Rees ~ how-to information and encouragement for small nonprofit organizations trying to raise money and fortify themselves

Golf Chick with Kristen Williams ~ features her progress as a golfer, interviews, product reviews, stories and reviews of golf courses and destinations, commentary on professional golfers, charity events, and occasional rants

Good Life Zen with Mary Jaksch ~ focused on spirituality and self-development and offers practical inspiration for a happier life

Great Resumes FAST with Jessica Holbrook ~ Professional resume writing and executive resume writing tips 

Gridiron Goddess with Amy Lamare ~ This chick knows her football!

Grow Your Business with Nancy Michaels ~ Small business advice 

Healthy living Today by Susan Ream ~ designed to share information she has gathered on her journey toward better health

I’m an Organizing Junkie with Laura ~ Enjoying Life One Pile at a Time

InkSpotting with Betty Dobson ~ Writing, life and the writing life 

In Search of Design with JP Jones ~ design, graphics, logos and more

Internet Marketing Resources with Gail Metcalf ~ Helps readers begin thinking about how you can replace your j-o-b
The IT Girls Coaching Blog with Krissy Jackson ~ Information for Women in IT and Coaching Professions 

Jacqueline Whitmore’s Blog ~ the life and observations of an etiquette expert 

Jane Out of the Box with Michele DeKinder-Smith ~ offers networking and marketing opportunities, key resources and mentorship from successful women in business 

Join us in the kitchen with Mama Iris and Mama Lynn ~ no more frozen pizza!

The Jump Start Blog with Becca Braun ~ Making Learning Fun

Kendras Creative Corner with Kendra Richardson ~ Inspirational Ideas and Advice for Paper Crafting

Lisa Merlo-Booth’s Straight Talk on Relationships ~ Love, marriage and relationship advice from the expert who tells it like it is

MaAnna Stephenson’s Just the FAQs ~ Workbooks (for non-geeks) to help you create blogs, rss feeds, and websites that work

Mamie Jane’s Crafty blog Ideas

Mannie Mandible News with M Vincent ~ One of a Kind Jewelry finds

Miss Chatter with Cathy Burton Taylor ~ online sportscaster/reporter/photojournalist who blogs about baseball, etc.

Ms. Single Mama with Alaina ~ Single mom talks about dating, motherhood and life

My Friend Amy with Amy ~ book reviews and issues related to the world of publishing, the life of a bibliophile, the importance of literacy, and blogging

News on Women with Alice Krause ~ Celebrating Rising stars

Not Just Pretty with Erin Ferree ~ Helping small businesses stand out with designs that make them shine!

Oh She Glows with Angela ~ dedicated to inspiring and motivating others to lead full, happy, and healthy lives

One Green Generation with Melinda Epler ~ frugal, sustainable, simple, healthy, and happy… We are living the lives we want to live

One Woman’s Eye with Joanne Tombrakos~  chronicles of one woman’s observations on reinventing life after corporate America

Online Business Services with Andrea Kalli Information ~ resources and advice about admin services, internet marketing and more

The Only Thing I Know with Judith Shakespeare (fictional character) ~ the author proclaims to be  a product of far too much coffee, far too many romance novels, and an embarrassing weakness for pretty boys with guitars 

Pathway to Presence with Gina Rafkind ~ helping you overcome and conquer your own life issues so you too can start to awaken and unleash your vibrant inner being

The Pink Ink Blog with Jewel ~ life, liberty and the pursuit of ha-pink-ness

Quirky Insider with Jennifer Marshall ~ comments on life and interests with an emphasis on green, politics, artwork, and anything quirky

Quirky Kitsch Girl with JA Huber ~ One blogger’s view of the world 

RULES TO LIVE BY with Sylvia Dickey Smith ~ Show Up, Tell The Truth, Pay Attention, Be Unattached to the Outcome

Secret Women’s Business Network with Allison Reynolds ~ practical business advice and training highlighting Women’s greatest gifts

The Self Improvement Blog with Irene Conlan ~ because almost everyone wants to be better, do better, achieve more 

Smart Growth with Pam Watson Korbel~  Smart Growth helps entrepreneurs to enjoy more money, less work, more fun™

Solo Travel with Jennifer Huber ~ Girl Traveling alone, not lonely

Somewhere I Have Never Travelled with Daphne Ann Phillips ~ chronicles of a blogger cooking, creating art, reading and trying to figure out what the heck she’s supposed to be doing with her life

Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog with Firefighter Dayna Hilton ~ Children and their caregivers can follow the adventures of Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog on her blog as she travels across the country teaching fire safety. 

Streets Smarts Marketing with Kathleen Gage ~ Internet Marketing Strategies for Speakers, Trainers, Consultants who want to turn their expertise into money-making products and services

Success in Sweatpants with Trish Lambert ~ useful ideas, tips, and resources for work at home entrepreneurs

Sunny Girl Scraps with Pam Staples ~ Every day is a sunny day stamping and crafting

Tania Samsonova’s Blog ~ Ideas and articles about what makes the economy tick

Tax Lien Lady with Joanne Musa ~ explains tax lien investing to the ignorant and makes it a viable income stream for anyone

Tea Leaves with Teabird ~ a librarian who likes to read, knit, write, and comment on more things than she should…

Tickled By Life with Danielle LaPorte Productivity and Life Enhancement

Tout est des roses with Sara Sophia ~ adventures in sustainable style–a green parenting blog

Transformation Revolution with Dr. Leah addressing career, business, and life goals

The T-Shirt Lady with Sandi Myers ~ Business & Life Musings of a T-shirt lady

Turbo Charge Your Marketing with Carma Spence-Pothitt ~ From the nuts and bolts of e-mail campaigns to finding a niche, this blog covers it

Until 2010 with Denise Gabbard ~ Living well and thriving in the current depressed economy. Good news and tips we all need today!

Virtual Event Success with Leesa Barnes ~ Make Money, Build Your List, Become an Authority

Wait ‘Til A Commercial with VeRonda ~ helping those understand sports better and bridging that awkard sports gap that happens within relationships

Wealthy Bag Lady with Linda Hollander ~ teaching entrepreneurs about small business success and attracting corporate sponsors

Webutantes with Noa Gafni ~ Internet trends impacting women

Welcome to my World with Roberta Hart ~ writes on a variety of topics including politics, parenting and humor bound to make you laugh.

The Wendland Post with Kristie Wendland ~ Everyday blog about marriage, husbands, housework, family and everyday life

When Fridays Were Fridays with Colette Martin ~ Reflections on life in Corporate America when Fridays were Fridays, loyalty mattered, and bosses still cared

Where There’s Life There’s Hope with Sharon Rose ~ Musings of a writer, singer, music producer, filmmaker, political activist, world traveler, connoisseur and healer

Within My Means with Ellen Rosentreter ~ a mix of thrifty, simple living, local LA activities, and crafting

Women at Forty with Grace ~ “Life. Love. Reality. In our fortieth year

Women Dating Like Grownups with Bobbi Palmer ~ Advice for single gals to find love, adventure and relationships in the grown up world

Women’s Tennis Blog with Marija Zivlak ~ promoting the skills of female players

World Changing Business Blog with Coco Fossland ~ Accelerating business success by aligning with inner wisdom

The Work at Home Woman with Holly Reisem Hanna ~ women and moms acquire the knowledge and skills to be able to successfully work from home or to become self-employed while providing support, inspiration and motivation

Writes Like She Talks with JILL MILLER ZIMON ~ represents just one of many ways in which she’s pursued a lifelong interest in civic engagement

You Can Never Have Too Many Books with Susan Flynn ~ a writer, a poet who’s goal is to read 100 books a year and comment on them

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  2. Awesome list of women bloggers! Thanks for sharing these amazing women with us.


    Teresa Morrow
    .-= Teresa Morrow´s last blog ..5 Ways to Reach your Target Market in 2010 =-.

  3. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks Teresa! It was fun putting together. My favorite is visiting the blogs and the research. Women are doing amazing things out there.

    And of course, congrats on being one of our Women Bloggers to Watch for 2009! Whoohooo…

    Warmest regards,


  4. Sharon Rose says:

    Thank you WE for including my blog Where There’s Life There’s Hope in your 101 Women Bloggers for 2010. It is such an honor.

  5. Wow! Thanks for including me in this list. I’m honored to be one of the women to watch this year! And excited to check out some of the other blogs on this list.

    Sandy Rees
    Nonprofit Fundraising Coach
    Get Fully Funded

  6. A hearty Congratulations to all the Women Bloggers To Watch during 2010!

    I’ll visit as many as possible, too bad I can’t make a living just reading “blogs.” hmmm, that is something to contemplate~

    Thanks Heidi-for all you do to showcase these awesome women~

    Happy New Near to all~

    Bea Kunz
    Sage Hill Farms

  7. Heidi Richards says:

    Sharon and Sandy,

    It was a delight putting this list together. So many amazing women out there. I am just happy to have an audience to share your sites with!

    Wishing you all the best in your chosen quests!

    Warmest regards,


  8. Heidi Richards says:


    I so appreciate all your support and what you do to make a difference in the world.

    So glad there are women out there like you that I can call a friend!

    Thanks for being you, for caring about our planet and people.

    Warmest regards,


  9. Wow–I’m truly honored to be on this list. Thank you so much for taking the time to create it. I can’t wait to start exploring all these blogs!
    Warm regards-Lisa

  10. Wow – thank you so much for including The Work at Home Woman, I am truly honored!
    .-= Holly – The Work at Home Woman´s last blog ..Mompreneurs Achieve Your Goals – The Business Baby Shower =-.

  11. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Lisa and Holly!

    So glad WE found YOUR blogs!

    Keep up the great work and thanks for stopping by,


  12. Woot!!!

    What a great way to start my day! Thanks for including me in your list of women bloggers to watch in 2010. I am honored and humbled by the mention.

    I, too, look forward to exploring all the others on your list.

    Andrea Kalli
    .-= Andrea Kalli´s last blog ..Guest Posting on Blogs for SEO =-.

  13. Heidi Richards says:


    The pleasure is all mine! Thanks for the great blog to share…

    Happy New Year,


  14. What a great idea! Thanks for sharing these great blogs for everyone to explore.
    .-= Laura´s last blog ..New to the blogroll: Ecorazzi =-.

  15. Lynn @Mama_Says says:

    Heidi, Thank you for including our Mama Says Join Us in the Kitchen blog on your list. Our passion is encouraging people to cook healthy comfort food for themselves (and to share with friends) rather than eating frozen pizza or other processed foods. For us, the kitchen and the table are a gathering point in our lives to exchange thoughts, ideas, experiments, tears, laughter and words of encouragement. We are delighted to be in such good company and can’t wait to explore the other blogs on your list. Best for 2010.
    Lynn & Iris
    .-= Lynn @Mama_Says´s last blog ..Weeknight Ragu =-.

  16. So sneaky to publish an article like this…extremely good way to get traffic linked back to you, by all these 101 people who are excited to be mentioned. A Top 10 would’ve been a little more believable.

  17. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, thanks for the complement! And this is actually our 4th list, so its not really sneaky. If WE can turn our readers on to great new bloggers AND make 101 women happy, in my book thats much better than just 10.

    Appreciate your viewpoint and stopping by. I guess it worked! *SMILE


  18. Patty Mooney says:

    Hi Heidi,
    What a fantastic surprise to see myself listed in the number one position (“A Diary Left Open”) for WE Magazine’s “101 Women Bloggers to Watch in 2010.” I’m verklempt! I am also going to proudly post this on my own blog and then I’m going to explore these hundred other special women bloggers to watch in 2010!
    .-= Patty Mooney´s last blog ..A Date With Love on the Mountain – A Photo Essay by Mark Schulze =-.

  19. Heidi Richards says:

    Iris and Lynn,

    Our pleasure really! Being married to a chef, I have had the good fortune of NEVER eating a frozen pizza and since I started working from home about a year ago, have also learned how to cook a few dishes. Don’t want to do it every day mind you, but it is fun to find new and interesting (and tasty) recipes and whip something up to surprise him!

    Thanks for the great blog… keep on cooking!


  20. Heidi Richards says:


    Glad you made the list! You are one of my FAVES! Whoohoo!

    Congratulations to you… RIDE ON!


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  23. Thank you so much for including me on this list!

    And, to back up why you did it – it’s really pretty funny what you wrote, because I was ran for and was elected to office in November, my first time ever running for anything, and I’ve started a blog about my city and my experience on city council called “In The Arena”:

    Apparently extremely few female political bloggers have run for and been elected to office (so far I’m the only one we’ve been able to track down but I can’t believe that!), so I’m very excited to blog about the in the arena experience now! I will be keeping up Writes Like She Talks as well though.

    Thanks again. 🙂
    .-= Jill Miller Zimon´s last blog ..Raison d’être =-.

  24. Heidi Richards says:

    Congratulations Jill on your recent election! How wonderful for your community. I appreciate the example you set for women everywhere.

    Love your blog and the fact that you are so open with your viewpoints. Refreshing, really.

    By the way, we just started a channel called Women in Public Service and I would love to interview you. Check it out under our “women” category above. Also let your female political friends know.

    Keep up the great work and being a role model for women.

    My hat’s off to you,


  25. Just noticed I was on this list! Thanks so much for including me!!
    .-= Maria @BOREDmommy´s last blog ..Kreative Blogger Award =-.

  26. Heidi,

    I’d like to say thank you from the bottom of my heart, for including my blog, The T-Shirt Lady, in your list for 2010. My blog was on the list before, so it was doubly delightful to see it included again!

    As I was reading through the list, I found many that I want to stop and check out, as their information or just their name sparks an interest.

    Great job!

  27. Heidi Richards says:

    Maria and Sandi,

    So glad to share your great blogs with our readers! Its like being in a candy store, so many choices and they ALL look good!

    Keep up the great work!

    happy New Year,


  28. MaAnna Stephenson says:

    Thank you so much for including Just the FAQs on your list. It’s an honor to be in the company of so many fine women bloggers.
    .-= MaAnna Stephenson´s last blog ..Advanced Blog Link Tricks in WordPress =-.

  29. Thankz, Heidi, for including my blog, Cleopatra’s Perfume! A great way to start 2010. I’m honored to be on this list.

    I’m now blogging about a new character, Lady Carlton in The Blonde Samurai and a Nnaughty Victorian Lady.

    I’m looking forward to checking out these great blogs. Thankz again.

  30. Wow, I am so honored to be included in this list. Thank you so much! I am excited to check out some of the incredible writers you have featured here.
    .-= Dee Wilcox´s last blog ..Stanford + Steve Jobs =-.

  31. I am SO honored my blog,One Woman’s Eye, has been included on your list of Women Bloggers to watch in 2010! Thank you !!
    .-= Joanne Tombrakos´s last blog ..NO To Resolutions!!! =-.

  32. Wow!

    I am totally honoured to be part of your list. I never would have expected it in a million years.

    And thank you for your very kind words about my being entertaining 😉
    .-= FB @´s last blog ..A Guide on how to buy a Digital Camera for the Rest of Us =-.

  33. I should also mention that my URL link is wrong if you would be so kind as to fix it.

    It is: now

    Tout des Roses blog is also coming up as a bad link, because it is giving me this link:

    Instead of

    Just an FYI
    .-= FB @´s last blog ..5 Lies we tell ourselves to Help us Continue Spending =-.

  34. Thanks for including Women at Forty in your “101 Women Bloggers to Watch in 2010.” I’ll definitely work my way through the list of other women out there doing their thing, and that includes you! Kudos!

  35. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Grace!

    So happy to showcase Women at Forty! Thanks for sharing you with our readers…

    Happy New Year,


  36. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey Dee!

    Thanks for stopping by and for sharing Creative Perch with the world. Our readers will definitely enjoy getting to know you.

    Happy New Year,


  37. Heidi Richards says:


    It was such fun researching and finding all these amazing blogs and glad you are among them!

    Happy New Year,


  38. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Jina,

    Cannot wait to read the adventures of Lady Carlton… whoohoo! Thanks for being one of WE Magazine’s women bloggers to watch!

    Happy New Year,


  39. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Fabulous,

    Thank you so much for stopping by and for allowing WE to showcase your blog… whoohooo!

    And thanks too for the heads up on the broken links. I really appreciate it and have fixed them both.

    Wishing you a happy, healthy and abundantly prosperous New Year.


  40. Hello. Great spot! I’d like to toss my blog into your proverbial best of women bloggers hat! The name of my blog is “Diary of a Writer in Mid-Life Crisis”. I’ve been writing it for about three years now and it’s about how to deal with the issues that plague women at mid-life (i.e., slowing metabolism, stepchildren, hair in the most unusual places, etc.) with a smile and a little bit of denial. 🙂

    I update approximately once or twice a week (I’m due for a post, in fact, today or this weekend…). You can read it at Thank you so much for your consideration. And no matter what you choose to do, I’d love to know what you think of it!

    Jill Sherer Murray
    .-= Jill Sherer Murray´s last blog ..An innovative collection of New Year’s Resolutions you might like (but I’m not sure) =-.

  41. Heidi Richards says:

    Jill, I will definitely check out your blog! And thank you for giving us the heads up about it.

    Isn’t it wonderful to know how many fascinating women there are for us to meet with and connect?

    Looking forward to the journey,


  42. Michele DeKinder-Smith says:

    Wow, thank you so much for including me and Jane Out of the Box! I’m thrilled to be on this list of powerful women sharing awesome information with the world.

    Happy new year to all! 2010 is going to be AMAZING!

  43. I think we deserved to be on this list! We’ve been working hard at!

  44. Wow, this is inspiring Heidi!

    So happy to see my virtual friend Big Little Wolf on this list.

    I’d love to be a possibility in 2010.

    My blog is called Irreverent: Musings on Faith, Love, Life & Politics. As a pastor and a journalist (I post my commentaries, too), I try to keep it current, provoking, saucy and a little profane occasionally — just to keep ya on your toes.


    Very best wishes for the New Year, Elizabeth

  45. great list. i love bored mommy!
    i haven’t heard of many of the other blogs. i’ll have to go and inspect them!!
    .-= melissa´s last blog ..Back To School…Without Rodney Dangerfield =-.

  46. Thank you, Heidi, for including my blog It is such a quirky thing, blogging. It’s nice to know that there are those who like what we write. So often, I hear from those who do NOT like what I think, say, etc.

    And I like being in the company of all of these other women bloggers. I am off to read everyone else now.

    your new fan,

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  48. Wow, thank you so much for including me in your 101 Women to Watch list (Rita from CoffeeShop Photography). I am very honored and also excited to check out all of the women on your list. 🙂

  49. This is thrilling! Thank you – and I look forward to checking out these fine writers you’ve included here.


    Big Little Wolf
    .-= BigLittleWolf´s last blog ..Where do women stow their violent selves? =-.

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  51. Amy Lamare says:

    Thank you for including me on this list!!!

  52. What a terrific list! I recognize some of the names (yeah Rita!) but I’m excited to visit some of the new ones you brought to my attention. You go girl!

    I write a blog at It’s about my journey towards living abundantly (on a budget!). I focus on the simple things that make life great. I would love to have you come by for a visit!

    In the meantime, thanks again. This is a great idea.

  53. Incredible list of bloggers, some I am familiar with and some I hope to become familiar with. Please consider me for inclusion in the next round:

    My Blog – Bar Mitzvahzilla

    One of seven sisters, a daughter of Holocaust Survivors, and a Chicago transplant, raising Jewish kids in Arizona
    .-= Linda Pressman´s last blog ..The TV Looks Smashing =-.

  54. I’m with Elizabeth – thrilled to see Big Little Wolf’s Daily Plate of Crazy recognized on this list. D.A. Wolf is an insightful thinker and an exquisite writer. I hope that many of your readers will go check out her wonderful blog.

    Meanwhile, I look forward to visiting the other women on your list. Thanks for the reading tips!

  55. Here is my blog:

    Chronicles of our Journey

    One family leaves behind the fast North American life to move to the middle of Africa to help the poorest of the poor- learning language, culture and falling in love with these people!

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  59. Heidi Richards says:


    Thanks for making it so easy for us to do so! Love Jane Out of the Box and glad the readers of WE now know about you! Whoohooo!


  60. Heidi Richards says:


    Thanks for putting your blog on our radar… definitely worth considering!


  61. Heidi Richards says:


    GREAT blog! Will put Musings on Faith, Love, Life & Politics on our list to check out!


  62. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, Melissa!

    Thanks for stopping by and checking out the 101 Women bloggers to watch. Such fun, eh?


  63. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Charlotte,

    The pleasure was all ours!

    As for what you say, it really only matters that YOU like what you say. You will attract people who agree and disagree and I have found that to be a good thing. Nothing like stirring the pot from time to time.

    Keep on writing wonderful posts and sharing your talents with the world!


  64. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, Rita!

    Love your work and glad WE could feature your blog on our list!


  65. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Big Little Wolf,

    What I love about a list like this is the diversity of topics and people. Thanks for being one of the 101 Women Bloggers to watch for 2010.


  66. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Sharon!

    I’m a little behind in replying to all our visitors. Thanks for being one of them! Glad you enjoyed the list! Will definitely keep a watch out for your blog for one of our lists.


  67. Heidi Richards says:

    Okay, Linda! We made a not of Bar Mistvahzilla! What a cool name.

    Thanks for putting it out there…


  68. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Kristen!

    Thanks for reconfirming what we already know. WOMEN are some of the GREATEST BLOGGERS on the Internet! Whoohoo!


  69. Heidi Richards says:


    Thanks for letting us know about Chronicles of our Journey! Looking forward to exploring all the goodies there.


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  72. This morning I shared with Sparkles that her blog had been included on your 101 Women Bloggers to Watch in 2010 list. Needless to say, her tail was wagging a mile a minute!

    Thank you from the both of us for including her blog on your prestigious list. We are humbled and honored and we truly appreciate you helping share the fire safety message. Thank you for helping us keep children and their caregivers fire safe!

    Firefighter Dayna and Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog

  73. PunditMom/Joanne Bamberger says:

    Would love to toss my blog in for consideration next year!

  74. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks PunditMom for bringing your blog to our attention! WE will certainly check it out!

    And thanks for stopping by,


  75. My blog is It’s All About Balance. I’m a single working mom of two daughters in Los Angeles, striving always for balance.
    .-= April´s last blog ..Friday Fragments – Jan 8, ’10 =-.

  76. I just wanted to put my own link up here as well, because I work really, really hard at simply being REAL, which is lacking in so many blogs.
    .-= Kori´s last blog ..Friday Fragments 01/08/10 =-.

  77. Heidi Richards says:


    Thank you for sharing your insight into turning passion into prosperity. I so agree with you. It is only through self-discovery that we can find our real talents, hopes and wishes. And through passion and commitment we work through our “issues” and come out a more holistic person.

    Hope you are having an exceptional year filled with prosperity, abundance and good health.


  78. Hi Heidi, thanks so much – I feel quite honored!

    BTW, some of my readers have got a kick out of my being listed as “Melinda Green” – I think it’s a typo – my last name is Epler. 😉

    Thanks again!
    .-= Melinda´s last blog ..101 Women Bloggers to Watch in 2010 by WE Magazine! =-.

  79. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey Kori,

    thanks for stopping by and leaving your blog link. Will check it out and make a note for a future Woman Bloggers to watch post. Who knows yours just might be among those listed!


  80. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey Melinda!

    first of all, congratulations on your blog!

    Thanks so much for the heads up about your listing… will get right over there and fix that!

    Of course, you could have the alias since it goes so well with your topic!

    Have a great day and thanks for all you do to make a difference in the world.


  81. I’m trilled to be a part of such a distinguished list! Yeah! to us all! Nice to be recognized.

  82. What a great list, I’m glad to know about it and also to have the chance to invite you to visit the Feminist Peace Network addressing women’s human rights issues since 2001 as well as my personal blog, Reclaiming Medusa

    With thanks for all that you do,
    Lucinda Marshall, Director
    Feminist Peace Network
    .-= Lucinda Marshall´s last blog ..Mary Daly In Her Own Words =-.

  83. It is such an honor to be included on this list with all of these other prestigious bloggers!! Thank you to Heidi and all the fine folks at WE magazine for women for believing in me!

  84. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, Jacqueline! So happy to share one of my favorite professionals with our readers. Love your blog, my friend.

    Thanks for all YOU do to help others be the best they can be.

    Warmest regards,


  85. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Lucinda,

    Will have to get over and check out your blogs! Thanks for putting these on our radar. Perhaps you will see YOUR BLOGS on a future Women Bloggers to watch list!

    Best wishes,


  86. Heidi Richards says:

    Congratulations, Sylvia!

    I too am thrilled you are a part of the Women bloggers to watch for 2010! whoohooo….


  87. Just found this site, what a fab list. This is going to take me days to look through!

    Here is my place in the blogosphere:
    A bohemain mama striving for authentic living and connecting to the whole of life.
    .-= Mon´s last blog ..your opinion is irrelevant =-.

  88. Hello WE,
    Thank you so much for including me in this list of inspiring bloggers–I am so honored and thrilled<3 A reader sent me here saying they had found me via your site….what a lovely way to begin a Sunday:)

    Just to clarify though, the blog address listed is a site I moved from at the end of November.
    The new site address is

    Thank you again so much for the shout-out!

    Sara Sophia

  89. Linda Hollander-Wealthy Bag Lady says:

    Thanks for including me on this list. You’re terrific!

  90. This is an amazing list! I’m thrilled to see BLW’s Daily Plate listed. I’m also looking forward to checking out each of the other blogs listed both on the list and in the comments. What a super honor for these bloggers!

    I’d love for you to visit my blog, Random Musings of The Wild Mind at

    I’m a single mother of four children writing about parenting, life, humor, sex, love, and dating in Post 40 World…”because we all need a little distraction now and then”.
    .-= The Wild Mind´s last blog ..Women, Ladies Night, Sex on The Beach, and No Laundry, Please! =-.

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  92. I saw this list mentioned on One Green Generation, and I can’t wait to begin reading through the rest of your list!

    My blog, Cheap Like Me, “where economy and ecology meet the good life,” is at
    .-= Susanna a.k.a. Cheap Like Me´s last blog ..Save money by timing purchases to industry deals =-.

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  94. Would love for you to check out my blog about things to do with kids in and around metro Atlanta (and sometimes beyond)

  95. I feel so honored to be part of the list! Thank you!


  96. Heidi Richards says:

    WE are honored to share Webutantes with our readers, Noa!

    Thanks for all you do…


  97. Congratulations for the post.

    I am working on making the Spanish speakers Blog on my Planeta de Mujeres

    I don’t know why they haven’t found the joy or the need of doing it yet but I am getting there.

    This is a great web page.

    It was great to get to know you girls.

    Karina Guerra
    Sydney 4 Women

  98. Lindsey Petersen says:

    I am raising 5 amazing kiddos with disabilities and I have a blog at Please check it out!

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  100. What an absolute delight to be selected in this group. Thank you so much Heidi and thank you to all the readers of my blog.

    .-= Kathleen Gage´s last blog ..Internet marketing gold =-.

  101. Robert Spencer says:

    101 Women Bloggers to Watch and no mention of Pamela Geller of

    No one, female or male, surpasses Pamela Geller in original reporting, incisive and insightful commentary, and courageous advocacy for the rights of the despised and forgotten — such as the victims of Islamic honor killing and the traditional Islamic death penalty for those who leave Islam. Pamela Geller originated and led the effort to memorialize Aqsa Parvez, who was murdered by her father for refusing to wear the Islamic headscarf, and has been a tireless advocate for Rifqa Bary, the girl whose father threatened to kill her for converting from Islam to Christianity.

    Pamela Geller is, in short, one of the leading genuine advocates for women’s rights — women who are really threatened in concrete circumstances today — and your omission of any mention of her casts a huge shadow on your entire list.

  102. I’m honored to be included on this list of Women bloggers for 2010. I’ll try not to disappoint the readers out there. =P


  103. Heidi, I am a retail store designer & stylist, retail industry writer, blogger, & speaker, and consultant to independent merchants. I’d love for you to visit my web site at, which links to my blog at which lists as ‘Debi Ward Kennedy Retail Design & Display’. I’ve been blogging for four years!

    Great list of blogs to watch for 2010, btw – I’ve seen many I’ll be checking out.

    Debi Ward Kennedy

  104. Heidi Richards says:

    Happy to keep your blog in mind, Debi!

    Thanks for stopping by!


  105. Heidi Richards says:

    WE too are honored that you are on our list!

    Keep up the great writing,


  106. Heidi Richards says:


    I too am delighted to share your exceptional blog with our readers. They could and should learn a lot from you.

    Happy New Year,


  107. Heidi Richards says:


    WE will keep your blog in mind for a future post.

    Thanks for letting us know about you and your work to make a difference.

    Happy New Year,


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  109. Terrific list of women! Congratulations to everyone, especially my friends Bobbi Palmer and Linda Hollander. So proud of you all.
    .-= Julie Spira´s last blog ..Gone Brazilian – No Visa Required =-.

  110. Miriam Schwab says:

    Thanks for including me in this list! Nice job on putting this list together.
    .-= Miriam Schwab´s last blog ..Depression Hurts…Your Bones =-.

  111. Trish Lambert says:

    Thank you so much for including on this great list! I only just now saw me here, and apologize for the lateness of my thanks!

    One thing: I have transitioned by blog into a written support of my “radio blog” on BlogTalkRadio: a 15-20 minute podcast focused on one aspect of having a solo home business. And I changed the URL of my blog, so the hyperlink above will be a dead end.

    The URL is

    I invite everyone to read and listen! My commitment is to not just talk, but to give ACTION recommendations related to each topic!

    Trish Lambert
    .-= Trish Lambert´s last blog ..The Twitter Show =-.

  112. Glad to see Charlotte Gordon’s blog here–she is witty and wise, and an elegant writer.

    Check out my blog “On Being Both” at

    “Interfaith Child, Interfaith Parent: Notes from a Hybrid Universe”
    .-= Susan Katz Miller´s last blog ..Celebrating Martin Luther King: Multiracial, Multifaith in the 21st Century =-.

  113. What a great list! And so varied. A real inspiration to women bloggers everywhere!.

    I hope you have a look at our site for next year Women Unlimited – we have multiple women who post on our site who have great stories and knowledge to share with female business owners.

    Julie Hall

  114. I run a blog called The Underground Job Network. With it, I try to accomplish three things:

    – Give job seekers non-traditional routes to employment. This includes how to directly contact hiring managers or HR folks…I’m sure this endears me to some of your readers

    – Offer advice & perspective on resume writing (how NOT to write a resume) and views from the other side of the desk.

    – Empower job seekers to get engaged and assertively seek out opportunities.

    Appreciate the opportunity to tell you about it. Keep up the great work!

    .-= Lorraine Russo´s last blog ..How to Find Hidden Jobs From Last Year’s Job Applications =-.

  115. Heidi Richards says:


    Thanks for sharing your blog with us. Will be happy to check it out for a future post.


  116. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Julie,

    Thank you for stopping by and of course sharing YOUR Blog with us.

    We will be certain to check it out.


  117. Heidi Richards says:


    I am delighted you stopped by and look forward to getting to know more about you and YOUR blog.

    Have a great day…


  118. Thank you for putting this nice list together! I am happy to see more and more women get on the internet to share their ideas and views to other women. I hope we will continue to see the rise of these kind of women who will become future leaders of our businesses and comunity. Cheers!

  119. Terri Brooks says:

    Hi, this is a great list and two of the women are my clients! Sandy Rees and Bobbi Palmer. Both are very deserving to be on your list.

    I’d love for you to take a look at my blog. I write about social media tips and online business building strategies.

    Tasting The Internet, One Byte at a Time Blog

    Terri Brooks
    .-= Terri Brooks´s last blog ..A New Approach to Starting an Online Business =-.

  120. Heidi Richards says:


    thanks for your kind comments! Happy to look at your blog. Appreciate your putting it on our radar.

    Happy New Year,


  121. DeAnna Troupe says:

    Awesome list, Heidi! This will give me some new reading material for the new year. Heck maybe I can find some guest bloggers.

    DeAnna Troupe
    .-= DeAnna Troupe´s last blog ..Ebook Review-Write That Report =-.

  122. Dear Heidi,

    What a great list of blogs to check out! I have been blogging since 2004 and am a professional artist living and working in the burbs of DC. I started out with many others on the AOL journal platform, and when AOL placed ads on paid members “journals” overnight I moved with about 150 other writers to Blogger.

    There is a wide-ranging network of artist bloggers (painters, authors, book binders, glass artists, photographers, ceramicists, and the list goes on) many of whom are women, and we write about our lives and inspirations and daily process. It is enlightening to have that window into an artist’s life and makes the art created all the more interesting.

    I have found that my blog is at least as effective as my website is in driving traffic toward my work, and I have made so many business contacts through my daily process writing. There is no ignoring social media now, it is only a matter of choosing how and where to join in.

    Judith HeartSong
    .-= Judith HeartSong´s last blog at Pearl =-.

  123. I have a list of dynamite female bloggers. Rhea Becker leads the pack with her Baby Boomer Chronicles. I haven’t heard of any of these women except one. I’ll have to check some of them out because I definitely enjoy reading a well-written, well thought out blog.
    .-= Beverly Mahone´s last blog ..The Challenge of Raising a Black Male =-.

  124. Hello Heidi. What an excellent list of women bloggers and blogs! Nice work.
    – Karlyn
    .-= Karlyn´s last blog ..Best Blogger Themes and How-to =-.

  125. Cool, more reading material. Thanks Heidi, you share a wealth of info, always.
    .-= Heidi Caswell´s last blog ..“Making a Difference through Music and Song” =-.

  126. Great list of blogs, Heidi. Starting to click through and check them all out.

    My blog is, “Where design and decorating junkies gather and challenge one another to do great things.”

    I’d love for you to see what we are about:

    Appreciate what you are doing for women bloggers,
    — Kathy
    .-= Kathy Barlow´s last blog ..New Year’s Resolution: Give Back! =-.

  127. I just learned I was awarded one of your “Women to Watch” awards. Thank YOU, I am so honored. I have quite a few blogsites going on varied topics. One of the places I blog is called hubpages. I’d like to encourage people to visit my hubpage. I have a pen name on this site (mekenzie) but it’s me :), Susan Ream. I am including the latest hub I wrote. The way this site works is that each article will include my profile avatar picture If you click on Read more Hubs by Mekenzie – you will see all of the articles I have written. Here is my latest hub link entitled: Internet Dating Stories (Part 2) Rich and Rude Randy.
    .-= Susan Ream´s last blog ..Got Migranes? Get Muskedine! =-.

  128. Todd Forsman says:

    You have missed a great blog. My wife has been keeping a blog of her weightloss for the last year with doing nothing but changing our diet and working out. She has lost 135lbs in one year. Her blog is

  129. Thank you for listing me as a “Woman to Watch in 2010.” I am honored. Since you encouraged us to list blogs I’d like to list another place I blog. Here is my latest article: I posted yesterday … I can’t find it. I apologize if it’s a repeat. 🙂
    .-= Susan Ream´s last blog ..Sanitize Bathroom and Kitchens Chemical FREE =-.

  130. Heidi Richards says:

    It is our pleasure! Thanks for having a great blog… and then some.


  131. Heidi Richards says:


    Thanks for sharing your wife’s blog with us. Will definitely check it out.


  132. Heidi Richards says:

    Whoohoo! Susan and congratulations! Thanks for being on our list!


  133. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, Kathy!

    thanks for stopping by and for sharing your blog… WE will definitely check it out,


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  135. What a great list of bloggers. I am loving the power of the female blogger. Over the past year or so I have met and come to love many women bloggers. Thanks for honoring them. I can’t wait to read the blogs I’m not familiar with.

  136. Wow, the list is impressive!!! I will definitely have a look at it and get inspired:)

    Thank you
    .-= Justyna´s last blog ..Succeed in Business – learn from the best! =-.

  137. Thank you for this – found some great sites just browsing!

    Check out this blog for some enjoyable reading:

    Also, you can read some of my travel experiences and poetry at:

    Thanks again!
    .-= Joslyn´s last blog ..a change is gonna come =-.

  138. Hi Heidi,

    What a great list your have put together. Thank you for taking the time to create it.

    I have worked for the last year to create a blog where artists can stop by daily to be inspired, creative, and share business ideas. Please check it out and let me know what you think.

    .-= Valerie´s last blog ..Shop / Blog News =-.

  139. Hi Heidi!

    You should check out the blog, Confessions of a Pagan Soccer Mom. It’s the best, most popular blog around for alternative religion women.

    Mrs.B., the author, is an inspiration to all kinds of women, young and old and not just those who consider themselves Pagans.

    You should check her out!

  140. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks for the heads up… I will check them out Vita!


  141. Jessica Pieklo says:

    What a great list. Some of these I knew about but some I’ve just discovered. This is fantastic.

    I’d love it if you took a look at my blog Hegemommy

    It is an exploration of politics, parenthood, and all those spaces in between.

    I also write for along with a whole host of talented women writers.

    .-= Jessica Pieklo´s last blog ..CBS, You Suck =-.

  142. Oh what a wonderfully refreshing list! It’s soooooo nice to see a list of women bloggers in all different areas that isn’t just a short list of the same old Usual Suspects. There’s only one blog here that I know, so I can’t wait to start browsing around.

    If it’s not too immodest to add my own blog for consideration, I will offer up Mommy’s Martini ( Mother and full-time professor, I write about everything from parenting to local history. I tend towards musing. I only wish I were hilarious. I would be honored if you were to check it out.
    .-= MommyTime´s last blog ..On Fatherhood and Motherhood =-.

  143. Hi Heidi-
    Just ran across your list…it’s very impressive! Our organization, The Well Project, recently started a blog for women living with HIV entitled “A Girl Like Me” ( There are currently 5 bloggers, and it continues to grow…each woman is very inspiring, so I encourage you to take a look at some point!

    Thank you-
    Krista Martel
    The Well Project

  144. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks so much MommyTime for your comments. We will be sure and check out your blog too!


  145. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Jessica! so glad you stopped by. WE will be certain to take a gander at your blog in the near future. Keep writing!


  146. Heidi Richards says:

    Krista, Whoohooo… one of our upcoming lists is about collaborative blogs. Yours fits! Will check it out for sure.


  147. Sounds great, thanks!
    .-= thewellproject´s last blog ..In a Perfect World =-.

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  149. Would you please contact me regarding a co-affiliation opportunity?

    Thank you,

    Jim Proser
    Healthier Living
    888 878 4197

  150. Awesome list, thanks! Can’t wait to check out some of these, you are awesome for putting it together. And congrats to the ladies who made the grade as well! 🙂


  151. Great list. Thanks! It will be fun checking several out. You left off one of my favorites though:

  152. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, there… Karen!

    Penelopetrunk was on one of last years lists! Thanks for the reminder….


  153. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks for stopping by!

    Appreciate your comments and nice note.


  154. Heidi Richards says:

    Will do, Jim!


  155. I LOVE reading Kandee Johnson’s makeup blog & her youtube videos are the BEST!

  156. Hi, I’d love to have you feature my blog Cyber-Dating Expert at It consistently ranks in the top 2.1% on Alexa and if you type in Dating Expert on Google, it comes up on the first page.

    I blog about dating, love, and romance in a Web 2.0 World.

    Thank you!

    Julie Spira
    .-= Julie Spira´s last blog ..Dating Expert David Wygant on Ask the Cyber-Dating Expert Radio Show =-.

  157. WOW! Thank you so much for adding me to the list. I can’t tell you how exciting it is! Looking forward to checking out the other bloggers.
    .-= Keller Hawthorne´s last blog ..Win My New Premium WordPress Theme – Fresh Journal – Or Get $10 OFF! =-.

  158. Heidi Richards says:

    My pleasure! Glad we found you to share… keep up the great work!


  159. Hi I agree it is a very exciting year. social media is so very cool, meaning exciting people, and finding out what they enjoy what their passions are, and how to help them. One of my great discoveries is your Magazine.
    best regards

  160. Hi I believe that this will be a very profitable year for us all.
    I hope all is well with every one.

  161. Maybe next year I’ll make this list!

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  163. There is an area that is missing from the list. covers this void. The Succulent Wife and her contributors are avid lifestyle and trend watchers, which passions fill the pages of the blog and highlight the things & practices that make life more meaningful, fun & stylish.

  164. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi Audrey!

    Thanks for sharing your blog! will check it out for a future list.



  165. Angie Muresan says:

    Are you kidding me? I haven’t heard of more than five of these bloggers. Who came up with this list anyway?

  166. You forgot a great one – Raisin Toast at

  167. Great list with a lot of variety. It would be interesting to find out the criteria to why these made your list while others did not.

    Since I have a creative writing website, I am interested in other writing blogs and websites, but on your list you don’t have that many…so I’m wondering why they didn’t make the cut.

    Anyway thanks for the interesting list, I’ll be sure to check it out.
    .-= Tracey´s last blog ..An Interview with Linda Strawn =-.

  168. Rana from Income From Home Network says:

    How would a group of women who are blogging for the success of other women qualify for one of your future lists?
    .-= Rana from Income From Home Network´s last blog ..New Software from Income From Home Network Earns 5 Star Rating =-.

  169. Heidi Richards says:

    Making us aware of your blog is the first step.

    We will check it out before the next list comes out.

    Thanks for stopping by!


  170. Heidi Richards says:

    Bloggers who make the list are those that let us know they exist.

    We find them a number of ways, via google alerts, from other bloggers, from blogrolls of blogs we frequent and more.

    The blog must have a clear purpose and the blog owner must be a woman. There must also be a section with either the “about us” or history of the blog and a way to contact the blog owner if we have any questions. If not, we don’t include the blog in our list. The blog also must be online a minimum of 6 months to make the list although we generally chose those who have been around a year or longer.

    We try to be diverse with each list so we don’t fill it with a lot of blogs of the same topic or area of expertise.

    We will of course, check yours out for a future list!

    Thanks for stopping by,


  171. Heidi Richards says:


    Love your blog and will definitely consider it for a future list!

    Thanks for stopping by!


  172. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Angie!

    If you have not heard of most of these bloggers then we are very successful in putting together a list of bloggers to WATCH that don’t always get the kudos they deserve.

    Thanks for stopping by!


  173. Heidi Richards says:

    Hey, there Tkevn!

    thanks for leaving a comment and for being a frequent guest on WE Magazine for Women. We appreciate the attention and the support.

    Make it a great day… and then some.


  174. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Julia! Sorry I missed replying to your comment!

    And yes, we will check out your blog for a future list.

    Thanks for stopping by,


  175. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Penny,

    Me too! What a great blog! Will definitely consider it for an upcoming list! And thanks for letting me know about it.

    Have a great day… and then some.


  176. I Love the Blogroll and would like to submit mine. Trendle Ellwood’s Impressions
    Nature, Spirituality,The Divine in Everyday, Art, Hope, Inspiration
    .-= Trendle Ellwood ´s last blog ..Cyber Journeys =-.

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  178. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Trendle,

    What a beautiful blog! Will definitely keep it in mind for one of our lists.

    Have a great day… and then some,


  179. I would love it if you would add my blog about Fibromyalgia –

    It is about support, teaching and learning in regards to women with fibromyalgia.

    Thank you so much!
    .-= Michelle´s last blog ..America’s top wellness experts name their favorite health sites =-.

  180. Heidi Richards says:

    Hi, Michelle,

    I will be sure and put your blog on our list to review.

    thanks so much for stopping by and leaving a comment,


  181. Meditations on a Paper Bag
    Travels in India
    A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.

  182. Heidi, I am listed as one of the ‘Bloggers to Watch’ above. I have been writing on hubpages instead of the site listed. I really like the format and the opportunity to get feedback from many other authors and people who visit your website. I will be gradually transferring my information from blogspot to Can you change the web information above to reflect the same author .. different website? I write on many topics here including: Healthy Living, Mental Health, Christian Living, Women, Relationships, Family, Fashion and Food. I am also in the process of co-writing a Novel with a fellow author on the Hubs called “The Sinner and the Showboat.” I’ll be waiting to hear from you. Thanks Heidi for such a great site!
    .-= Susan Ream´s last blog ..Exercising the Mind =-.

  183. Marina Demchuck says:

    Hello from Ukraine !

    Oh, this the super list.

    Maybe 1 day you will consider to let the Ukrainian woman into such the honourable company ? 🙂

    Sincere regards to you and good luck to all.


    Rivne – Ukraine.
    .-= Marina Demchuck´s last blog ..If you ask me, I will tell to you ! =-.

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  185. Marina Demchuck says:

    Hello again from Ukraine !

    Oh, today I received the lovely comment on my Blog from Bea Rigsby-Kunz, thank you very much.

    She said me that I should sign-up for this the magazine, and today I will !

    You know, I wonder if Editor would consider me on list of ‘100 Woman Bloggers to watch’

    I am in appreciation of your consideration and time.

    Sincerely to you,

    Marina Demchuck.

    Rivne – Ukraine.

  186. This is a fantastic list, and thanks so much for encouraging the rest of us to have you consider our blogs as well.

    I’d love to introduce mine, called Speaking of China

    As the wife of a Chinese national, I provide a unique perspective on China — through narrative stories (currently, I post excerpts from my memoir about life, love and cultural understanding in China) and an advice column every Friday (where I help others with love, life and family issues in China).

    Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.
    .-= Jocelyn´s last blog ..Ask the Yangxifu: Your Chinese Boyfriend’s Parents Say No? =-.

  187. Heidi Richards says:

    Dear Jocelyn,

    Thanks for stopping by and for sharing your blog… WE will certainly review it for one of our lists.

    have a great day… and then some,


  188. Marina Demchuck says:

    Ah, understand, no problem, thanks anyway, and good luck to everyone else.


  189. Hi Heidi, I would love for you to include my blog. I have been blogging for almost 2 years now. It is a personal journey of finding inner peace and inner strength during chaos.

    My goal is to inspire women to not only find inner peace, but to see that every challenge is an opportunity to finding real strength – one that is based on a strong heart.

    Single moms are closest to my heart because I have been one for 15 years, and my greatest joy has been raising my son( he is now 17)

    I also experience a major life changing even 7 years ago where I almost died in a car accident, so the past 7 years have been a catharsis for me to find my passion which is writing. That is why I love blogging:)
    .-= Blanca Stella ´s last blog ..Beach Reprise =-.

  190. Martyna Bizdra says:

    Hey Heidi

    How are You?
    What a great recourse of knowledge You have completed in this post, so many new and inspiring friendships can be built!

    Looking forward to it, world is waiting for us! 🙂

    have a blessed day

    Martyna Bizdra
    .-= Martyna Bizdra´s last blog ..Fear- my friend =-.

  191. Matt Kwiatkowski says:

    Hi Hedi, I really enjoyed your list! As a wannabe blogger I’ve been looking for some ideas to get me started. I’ve checked out a few blogs and can’t wait to look at some more.

    During my research I came across an interesting blog recently called Girls Gone Reading

    According to the site, “It is a page for all women who love to read and want to share thoughts and opinions regardless of geographic location.” It’s a blog about books and provides a way for people to set up a book club of their own.

    I’ve been thinking of doing something similar geared more too men, but check it out if you get a chance.

  192. Though I have been named as a ‘Woman to Watch’ Blogger on the Website posted .. this blog has not been updated recently. I’ve determined to ramp up my postings. I hope you will come by for a visit and join me in a quest to take responsibility for personal health choices.

    Examine Your Sweeteners: The title of my latest Article. Most everyone has a sweet tooth .. This is written to help people make responsible choices for the type of sweeteners consumed.
    .-= Susan Ream´s last blog ..Examine Your Sweeteners =-.

  193. Liora Herman says:

    Hi, I wanted to share our blog Week X Week. Read Week X Week for commentary and analysis by Peace X Peace writers who bring their personal and informed perspectives to current events effecting women and peace.

    Check it out at

  194. Hi
    I have just (today) discovered you!
    This list is a fabulous idea and I would like to present you with my three blogs.
    I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease and type 2 diabetes in July of 2007 and I have always had health issues and allergies, so I have started these blogs to help others in the same sorts of situations. (Deals with all things gluten free) (Talks about allergies, diabetes, and general health) and my newest baby
    which looks at the ties between Celiac and other diseases/afflictions/disorders/syndromes.
    Thank you,
    Aunt Jayne
    .-= Aunt Jayne´s last blog ..A letter from a friend. =-.

  195. Stephanie Goldberg Glazer says:

    Great list! I enjoyed finding some new (to me) stuff! Please take a look at my travel blog: for inclusion in future lists.
    .-= Stephanie Goldberg Glazer´s last blog ..I’ve been interviewed =-.

  196. Heidi,
    Thanks for a great list. This year I have two blogs and would appreciate you checking them out. My travel tips, photos, & general travel info can be found at

    My writing blog includes writing tips, general how-to info, links to writing events, etc. and can be found as part of my writing website. If you would like to look at that one, it is at

    Thanks much.


  197. Hi!
    I recently started blogging at, and think that lots of you ladies would enjoy. Please stop by!

  198. Hey Heidi,

    this is interesting, I also think that it is the future. The internet and the ability to use it as a perfect tool to help us achieve grand goals. We can connect with so many people nowadays…thanks to the internet.

    Have a great day


  199. Hi, your blogroll was fantastic!

    My website is a little over a year old. I started it while pumping breastmilk for my twin babies. I am a type 1 diabetic and my website is for any diabetic women who wants straightforward information about how to be healthy and stay fabulous, despite diabetes. The site is called

    Thank you, and thanks again for showcasing these wonderful female bloggers!

  200. Hi there, I LOVE this list. 🙂 I know this kind of thing takes a lot of time to put together.

    I am a blogger and one of my blogs is over 2 years old and the other is 8 months old now. I would love to be listed. –
    Living Legacy –

    BizChickBlogs provides practical blogging advice, and Living Legacy is on living a life of passion and joy. Living Legacy has changed a lot in the past 2 years, but I’m refocusing it on where I am at in life now.


  201. Consider:
    Secret Lives of the Unemployed

    ”An engaging biweekly serial about three Brooklyn neighbors who take themselves off the work grid.” – MUG

    By award winning author, Liz Bartucci

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  203. Heidi Richards says:

    Thanks for the mention! FYI, the link is not working in your post.

    Have a great day… and then some,


  204. One of these days Im going to be on that list too!
    Congrats those that are 🙂

  205. Eleanor Simpson says:

    there are lots of women issues that are mostly related to relationships and family:-,

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  207. I’d love to be considered for Women Bloggers to Watch

    My blog is Linda B’s Blog and it’s about my OOAK handbeaded jewelry designs and accesories. I design Judaica jewelry and women’s wire beaded kippot and items for holidays, too.

    I’ve been blogging for about 4 years and I love featuring other shops too.


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  209. Led here by A.E. Brains blog. Nice list of blogs here!! We women can sure pour out our words that mean so very much….especially when read and really taken in; by women.

    I write a blog called: Shauna’s Life In Pain And Other Fun Things
    over the past 2 1/2 years.

    Shauna’s blog writings focus on the subject of Chronic Pain. She is a nurse who has dedicated her life to those who are ready to leave this earth. Hospice Nursing is Shauna’s calling and both her mom and dad passed away on Hospice, with Shauna a Hospice nurse at the time of her father’s care, and the time spent nursing him to the very end is to Shauna,” The best gift he has ever given me.”

    Shauna’s blog is exceptional as the subject of Chronic Pain is written through two viewpoints: That of a nurse, and that of a patient. Having the ‘inside’ scoops on those things medical, has helped her tell the stories of her life in pain, while able to teach in each post. The focus of this blog is to let others see that they are NOT alone! Pain patients need to interact with other pain patients; as no one understands your pain, as another person with pain.

    Wanting to consistently give correct medical information, Shauna pulls from her extensive knowledge from both nursing and personal experience, giving ideas and tips such as Finding You Pain Doctor. The Top Ways To Help The Pain Patients In Your Life, Keeping a Pain Journal, and posts that go deep into all pathologies of the spine.

    I’d be honored to be included in the blogging list of Women Bloggers to watch in 2011. Gentle Hugs to all always—-<3

  210. Love this list!

    My blog, Love & Paella, is about making moves, first to rural Africa, and now we’re living in Spain – you can check it out at if you like!

  211. Great resources. Thanks for taking the time to find them all.

  212. Kimberly Ray says:

    My name is Kimberly Ray,Author of the book AND YET, YOU STILL CHOSE ME, inspired by my true story of child abuse…

    Producer of upcoming film,Picture Me Blue No More based on my book, AND YET, YOU STILL CHOSE ME, Writer/Director/Producer of film is Perla Faye. Her production company is Onyx Pearl.

    Co-founder of TENDER HOPE FOUNDATION, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization created to spread hope and empower girls who have been victims of abuse.
    I would love to contect:0)
    Contact Info:!/pages/AND-YET-YOU-STILL-CHOSE-ME-The-Book/367954179069

  213. Hello,

    I want to say a HUGE congrats to these deserving women who made the list. I am a blogger, mother of four, and an attorney.

    The name of my blog is, “Loving LOVE”. The url is – It explores every facet of positive living and provides some really thought provoking and inspiring articles on self-improvement. The articles inspire and challenge its readers to cultivate and harness this positive force called LOVE and watch its transformational impact in every areas of their life.

    I write twice each every month. i would love to connect with the women i this forum on facebook, twitter and I look forward to connecting:-)


  214. skyscraper@Business and Finance Corner says:

    Girl Power ! Great

  215. David Walker says:

    Wow! What an awesome list of bloggers! As a keen blogger myself, I am looking forward to going through it and making some powerful new connections. Thanks again for taking the time to research and publish this list! David.

  216. This is an awesome list!

    One great find is Susan Flynn’s “You Can Never Have Too Many Books” blog. I’ve made a challenge like this myself but didn’t quite get as far as she did.

    Keep up the good work!


  217. Wow this is a great list…thanks!

    Contact me

  218. Great list indeed. If I may also add, there are 2 women bloggers that I find really great but somehow missing in this list – it’s Emily Chang (an award-winning web and interaction designer) as well as the women bloggers at

    In your list, I’m a big fan of the The Fast and The Fabulous for they have interesting perspectives in a male-driven and dominated industry. They are like a breath of fresh air in the same manner Danica Patrick is to the world of motorsports.


  219. Tracey Madsen says:

    I’ve checked out some of the blogs in this list and they’re worth my time. Thank you for posting. I particularly like Golf Chick with Kristen Williams and Cathy Burton Taylor’s Miss Chatter. Thanks for recognizing what these women are doing.

  220. That is one heck of a list! lol

    Certainly enough blogs there to keep one tied over for some serious amount of time – good work!

    Girl power indeed!

    Great to see that blogging is still fully alive and kicking.

  221. Hey, Great post. I love women and the Internet has opened a much greater opportunity for feminine expression and ideas to widespread. Here’s a cool post I found:

    Roy, webmaster @

  222. Heidi Richards says:

    Leo, both of the women bloggers you mention have been in one of our lists… thanks for stopping by!


  223. @Roy – LOL who doesn’t love women! (sorry just couldn’t resist!)

    So would there be a 2011 list? I’d like to post a link to it on my motivational site, I think it’s inspiring for women!

  224. Thanks Heidi for updating me on this. Great to see so many women bloggers making a difference in different online communities 🙂

  225. Wonderful list!!!

    I am still receiving emails in regard to any comments on this list, and wanted to check back in with you to let you know I am still blogging away at: ‘Shauna’s Life in Pain”, it is 3 years this month!! How time does fly…

    I have enjoyed reading from the list and am looking forward to the next group of Women Bloggers to Watch!! There are so many excellent blogs!!

  226. Daniel Hansen says:

    Can never go wrong with the posts of Gail Metcalf…get on her list!

    Daniel Hansen

  227. What a wonderful list! Thank you for taking the time to put this excellent resource together for us. Now to start clicking and see which blogs I want to learn more about!

  228. “My name is Kimberly Ray,Author of the book AND YET, YOU STILL CHOSE ME, inspired by my true story of child abuse…

    Producer of upcoming film,Picture Me Blue No More based on my book, AND YET, YOU STILL CHOSE ME, Writer/Director/Producer of film is Perla Faye. Her production company is Onyx Pearl.”

    Kimberly…check out your blog…very inspiring! Wish you the best with the movie!


  229. This is really inspirational stuff, but there’s a real danger that reading so much good material will mean I have to ration myself. I’ve had a work from home business for a few years and I recently started blogging. I’m hoping that’s going to become a habit.

    Jemma Loveridge

  230. Eric Pelzer says:

    Cool list! Until2010 is a very good blog I think. She writes a lot about politics and economics, which I like and enjoy reading about, so get on her list if you like that too!:)

  231. Thanks for the delightful post. What a wonderful assortment of blogs by women for women. So many of these look intriguing that I don’t know where to begin. This is definitely a keeper as I will refer to it often. Thanks again.

  232. Great list! Have you seen Mommy CEO, by Sabrina Parsons. She writes about life as a mom and CEO. If you like business, you’ll love it. If you happen to be a mom, so much the better (I’m not, obviously)
    You can see it here:

  233. I was glad to stumble upon your post. There are so many interesting blogs and what a treasure trove of information for woman. I will definitely bookmark this one.

  234. Go girl. Nice list!

    News on Women is a great one. 🙂

  235. This is a great list and apart from being inspiring its also great to see “how its done”. The one blog from the list that I do know very well is “Success in Sweatpants” by Trish Lambert and its one of my favorite blogs that I read daily.

  236. Wayne C. Burkhart says:

    Hi Heidi,
    thanks for a lot of suggestions hope I got time to check all of them

  237. Great list. I would nominate as well.

  238. What a great inspiring list. Anything on fitness and workouts?

  239. Great article! I love reading about my peers!

  240. Balloons Childrens Clothes says:

    Great list. Thanks.

    I’ve been reading a number of these blogs and particularly like One Green Generation by Melinda Epler as it always seems to have straightforward simple tips and ideas that really work. Any chance of a follow up posting with more new blogs for 2011? (or even for 2012 as we’re half way through 2011 already!)

  241. gonna visit soon

  242. Sara Angel@ cheap granite countertops says:

    Superb article! I never found like before this.I love reading about my peers! This is a big inspiring point to me. Again thanks for nice post.

  243. shah blogger says:

    WHowww thats a great list !!! Anyway for 2011? 😀 .. Thanks

  244. Work from home (Jay) says:

    Thanks for posting all these resources. No where in the web I could find such a rich collection of women blogs in a wide variety of topics.

    I have bookmarked your page. It will take a while to visit all of them.

    Again, thanks for posting such a good collection of women blogs.

  245. Great list. I’ll have to check some of these blogs out.

  246. women business owners says:

    As woman, I am so proud that Women are now recognize not only in the field of business but also in any other event.

  247. What a fantastic idea!!! =)
    I’m an italian girl that created a blog 4 mounth ago and I arrive on this site while I was searching if my blog was famous on internet (the answer is obviosly no!).
    In Italy there are no websites with a list of the best blogs as this one… I’ll took foreign residence 😉

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