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Jennifer Taggart was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Writer Author Smart Mama's Green Guide consumer lawyer FTC CPSA CPSIA attorney XRF expert green non toxic mom former environmental engineer

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81 votes in green
5 votes in health
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in ecowed
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Jennifer Taggart (thesmartmama on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Lori McKnight
Lori McKnight I recommend @thesmartmama in the Shorty Award category #green because she gives Mom's the #green news we want to know.
Lynn Sofia Wolf
Lynn Sofia Wolf I recommend @thesmartmama in the Shorty Award category #green
phdinparenting
phdinparenting I vote for @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because she is great at building awareness.
Alicia Voorhies
Alicia Voorhies RT @organicmania: Thx 4 voting 4 @thesmartmama in #green 4 a shorty award. Looks like she made it into short list - we'll know more soon!
Lynn Miller
Lynn Miller Thank you all for voting for @thesmartmama in #green 4 a shorty award. Looks like she made it into the short list - we'll know more soon!
Green Moms Carnival
Green Moms Carnival Thank you all for voting for @thesmartmama in #green 4 a shorty award. Looks like she made it into the short list - we'll know more soon!
LaMamaNaturale
LaMamaNaturale I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because...she knows the toxic 411!
Deborah Merriam
Deborah Merriam I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because I always learn something new from her tweets about toxins
Greentalk
Greentalk I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because she is smartest green mama I know.
Opportunity Green
Opportunity Green I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green b/c...green should be an official category & Jennifer is GREEN
fentonslee
fentonslee I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because...she gets kicked out of target for leadtesting!
GeoRoamerYellowstone
GeoRoamerYellowstone I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because she's just plain awesome! (and cares about GREEN!)
Leah Vautrot
Leah Vautrot I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because she educates us about how to keep our families safe
Donna Baske
Donna Baske RT @EcoAnalytix: I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green she's very active & keeps folks well informed on green issues http://
Donna Baske
Donna Baske I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green she's very active & keeps folks well informed on green issues
MommyFootprint
MommyFootprint I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because...she is the smartest mama I know! Go Jennifer go!
Joyce Kushner
Joyce Kushner I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because...she provides great info!
alexandra zissu
alexandra zissu I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because... she's on a fact-revealing XRF mission (and more)!
Laura Renegar
Laura Renegar I nominate @thesmartmama 4 a Shorty Award in #green because she gives intelligent advice to help me keep my family safe
HTA
HTA I nominate @thesmartmama for a Shorty Award in #green because she upholds truth & reason.
The Shorty Interview
with Jennifer Taggart
What are six things you could never do without?
Kids & husband, stainless steel bottle, laptop, Earth Mama Angel Baby nipple cream, rose castile soap
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Exchange info, esp about XRF test ersults; network; connect
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Hootsuite
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter!
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
#iTampon - OMG - Apple really should've had women on name vetting team; only response to iPad is is Aunt Flo waiting for iMaxi?
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
CARP, that is hard-personally, my two BFFs both of whom do not get social media
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Yes, all the time. Mostly people who only tweet basically the same content over & over; or only tweet allegedly profound quotes
Why should we vote for you?
Cuz I tweet non toxic, green information and exchange; it is just me and not a corporate shill; & I wield I mean XRF analyzer
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Most interesting is a young Utah couple that ended up spending the weekend with us in CA
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
I wish #ecowed was used to tag every green post - from green tech to non toxic information.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
All the time by my husband.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Engage, entertain & exchange but if you wouldn't want your mom to read it on a billboard, don't tweet it
How long can you go without a tweet?
I go into withdrawal very quickly, although I can't always fulfill my desire
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
@resourcefulmom, who created the Twitter party concept.
Why'd you start tweeting?
Honestly? Because I was bored waiting at my son's karate class . . .
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes-it has connected me to green, non toxic people I would have never met or shared info with; new career opps too
How will the world change in 2010?
In green, companies will be called out for greenwashing consumer products
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Only talking about self/product and never interacting; misusing a hashtag
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
What it will B isn't what I wish-I wish for plentiful clean water, sol'n to climate change, world peace