4 Ways You Can Push for Women's Equality EVERY Day of the Year

I was savoring my grilled salmon salad recently when my lunch partner’s casual comment made me drop my fork and get serious. "They've asked me to be board chair at the Brooklyn Museum, I'd be the first woman in their 100-year history. But I don't know if I can do it," Elizabeth Sackler said. "What do you think I should do?" ...more

Join Us NOW! We Can Make Life Work: For Everyone. For Every Family.

Do you ever feel like your job is taking over your life? Or keeping you from living your life? Feel like you're missing major family events, or making challenging choices when it comes to caregiving for either the young or the elderly in your family because of work commitments? ...more

GoDaddy & Mad Mimi: Why Email Marketing Is Important for Bloggers

Some of you got to meet the folks from GoDaddy at the Expo of BlogHer '14. Today the company announces its acquisition of email marketing start-up Mad Mimi, which was founded by a jazz musiciain who wanted to reach his peeps. We talked to Steven Aldrich of GoDaddy and Gary Levitt of Mad Mimi to find out why email marketing should matter to bloggers....more

Stick up for yourself – no one else is going to

If I’ve learned anything in the years I’ve spent working for myself it’s this: you have to stick up for yourself – because no one else is going to. No one else is as invested as you are in hitting $2/a word, making it into your dream publication, scoring that interview, reaching your goals, or considering yourself a success -...more

7 “Not Their Original Purpose” Items in Our Kitchen

We all love shortcuts, new ideas, and creative inventions that save us time, cost us little to nothing, and make us say,...more

Lemon Granita

We've had the most delightful summer--warm days, cool nights, sunshine. Naturally summer decided to go out with a hot, miserable, muggy bang. Oh well ....more

Dear Summer...

It's so hard to say goodbye......more

Coffee Break: Peep Toe Booties

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Peep toe booties – $59.96 – nordstrom.com Fall is arriving fast, and every year as I roam through store shelves lined with the latest and greatest collections of alluring booties, I keep wondering “Would this one be appropriate for work?”, or “Does this one look too edgy, biker chic or like I’ve regressed to high school time?” ....more

New Coupon for Extra 20% Off Thousands of Shoe Styles at Amazon

I just spotted a new Amazon coupon code worth an extra 20% off thousands of styles of shoes and handbags for the whole family....more

Job Interviews: What’s the Biggest Challenge You Ever Had to Overcome?

One of my favorite interview questions to ask a job applicant is the one about overcoming a big challenge. It’s interesting to see what you consider a major obstacle and how you talk about yourself as you share the story of what you’ve overcome. For you, the job seeker, it’s a wonderful chance to tell […] ...more

Work It: Short Sleeve Sheath Dress

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Short sleeve sheath dress – Photo credit: http://www.cusp.com/caption It’s back to black and white, and I kinda like it! ...more

I Did It!

I've been thinking about trying my hand at making home-made yogurt for a while, but I always balked thinking it would be too difficult... or I'd poison myself. ...more