One of the members of this group, Mirela Monte, suggested I post this to the Optimist group, so I'm taking her up on the offer.
I do blog directory submissions for clients as a way to increase traffic and provide additional link love for their blogs. If this is a service you might be interested in, let me know. I'll be happy to discuss the matter with you.
In the meantime, here's a post that outlines the details.