Beyond Ellen Pao: How the Male-Dominated Silicon Valley Culture Hurts Us All

While a San Francisco jury sided with venture capital giant Kleiner Perkins in Ellen Pao's gender discrimination lawsuit, the four-week trial has given us a peek into exactly what kind of obstacles women face at big Silicon Valley venture capital firms and the broader startup world....more
I've worked in a few start-ups, though in the somewhat-more-sane Midwest. They are certainly the ...more

How to Turn Your Hobby into a Career

It can be scary to step away from your steady job to follow your dreams, especially when the passions you want to pursue aren’t connected to a salaried check. ...more
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What Spanx Has to Do With Shaping Women's History

It’s Women’s History Month and I have a personal question: are you wearing Spanx? Me too. And yes, there is a connection.In the 1970s, feminist leader Betty Friedan urged women to throw away their girdles and we cheered. Today, Sarah Blakely has become one of the few female billionaires by getting us trussed up once again—in Spanx....more

The Childrens Place Clearance Blowout [Plus 25% Off Coupon and Free Shipping]

The Children’s Place is running a huge Clearance Blowout Sale with up to 70% off. You’ll find tees starting at $3.99, girls’ pants starting at $5.99, toddler girls’ pants starting at $3.99, boys’ active pants starting at $8.99, and more. All of these prices are before coupon ....more

Walmart Toy Deals: 3 at 55% Off or More [Little Tikes, Fisher-Price, More]

These three toys are all on Rollback for 55% off or more at Walmart.com: The...more

$15 off at $15 Order at Snapfish Today [Plus 60% Off Site-Wide]

Take $15 off your order of $15 or more at Snapfish through the end of the day today. ...more

20% Off Shoes for the Whole Family at Target

Shoes for the whole family are 20% off at Target this week. Prices for kids’ shoes start at just $3.19, and there are tons of cute styles to choose from. Shop baby and toddler shoes Shop girls’ shoes Shop boys’ shoes Free shipping when you spend $25 or more ....more

Marketing Your Business: The basics – Enchantment

Today is the final post on our mini Marketing Your Business: The Basics series. We’ve been talking about how marketing your business without the basics is frustrating, a waste of time, and typically doesn’t get you the results you want! So if you’re ready to step up your marketing, here are the 3 basics to […] ...more

Amazon Lightning Deals for Tuesday: Lalaloopsy, Melissa & Doug, More

So many great Lighting Deals on the docket today. Take a look! 9 am ET: Melissa & Doug Folding Princess Castle (Prime Early Access) ....more

Kiwis, by Lisey, Sonia, and Zoe.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I post a picture and just a few words. Lisey’s history book touched on New Zealand recently, and the book suggested that she make a little kiwi bird out of kiwifruits. I’m not sure exactly how valuable this project is from an educational standpoint, but Lisey is always up for making cute things, so I bought her some kiwifruits ....more

Inspiration Tuesday #5

Welcome to Week #5 of Inspiration Tuesday! Last week, we talked about what makes you weird, because honestly, that’s probably what you’re best at! ...more

Here’s What’s Bothering Me

There’s a lot I’ve been thinking about lately–mostly centered on a couple of questions: 1) Am I TOO frugal and/or cheap? 2) And what is this frugalness/cheapness costing me? (Not speaking financially) Here’s what’s bothering me: I have family that live within a 2 hour radius (immediately family- parents, brother…other family members and grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins) and then I have family who lives an airplane ride away- of course my sister who lives in Orlando, as well as...more