Now that you've friended your kids on Facebook and joined the Twitter-revolution, it's time to up the ante and tackle the vast territory where "web" meets "log" to spurn the ubiquitous "blog."
According to BlogPulse, there were already more than 156 million public blogs in existence just two months into 2011. Considering we're at the close of the year, you've got your work cut out for you. In an effort to help you navigate the ever-expanding blogosphere, we've compiled a list of eight Huff/Post50-approved blogs to bookmark, (each complete with Twitter accounts to help bulk up your 'Timeline' stream). Happy surfing!