“I try to give equal parts of myself to all things that are important to me.”

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  • February 15, 2017
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      As I get back in the swing of things {in case you missed it, 2016 was a tad eventful}, I’m excited to bring back my #workingmomwednesday series. Last year I interviewed over two dozen working moms. Many owned their own businesses, but all shared a particular passion for their families and careers. Today I’m chatting […]

    2016: The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful

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  • February 10, 2017
  • Have you ever started doing something – you thought about it a ton….you planned and planned – only to find yourself somewhere very different than where you thought you were headed? That’s exactly what happened to me in 2016. In December 2015 I quit my 9-5 a little terrified and a lot optimistic and set out to […]

    12 mompreneur tips for thriving {not just surviving} during the holidays

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  • December 19, 2016
  • Holidays are such a special time to spend with family and friends. I love the lights, the traditions, the food, and the extra time at home with my loved ones. Yet, just because my kids get off from school, doesn’t mean my business stops – or even slows down. So I took to the experts…fellow […]

    “I still wanted to do challenging, high level work”

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  • November 16, 2016
  • Q&A with Charissa Fitch I was recently introduced to a working mom rocking the start-up scene by our mutual friends at Werk. Charissa is an attorney turned inventor and entrepreneur. Like many of today’s working moms, she left a job that no longer worked for her in pursuit of building a company that would provide the […]

    “The risks may be big and scary, but the rewards are even greater if you go for it!”

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  • October 26, 2016
  • Q&A with Nellie Akalp When I was approached by Nellie Akalp’s publicist about featuring her story in an interview for my blog, I was immediately impressed. Not only did phrases like “serial entrepreneur” and “mother of four” jump out at me as someone I could definitely relate to, but as I read her story I realized […]

    Want to be happier? Maybe it’s time to quit your job.

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  • September 30, 2016
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    In case you missed it, 2016 is the year of the female entrepreneur. More and more women are taking their professional lives into their own hands and starting a business. So what’s so appealing about being a business owner anyway? Do moms who own a business work fewer hours? Not necessarily. Do they have fewer responsibilities? Not at […]