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

Sun Oven Giveaway

I’ve experienced my fair share of power outages since living in Florida. And let me tell you, they suck. Being inconvenienced by a power outage for a few hours is an annoyance ....more

September is for Saving

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My Advice: Unequal Financial Gifts for Grown Children

A few days ago I posted a reader’s question about unequal financial gifts for his children. I thought I’d follow up with my advice. Here is the email I sent in response: Up until this point I have only received comments and emails about this subject from grown children and I appreciated hearing from a parent’s point of view ....more

I Just Ended a 7 Year Relationship

“True ambition is not what we thought it was. True ambition is the profound desire to live usefully and walk humbly under the grace of God.” -Bill W.I just ended a 7-year relationship with a doctoral program....more

August Budget Update

The month of August has gone pretty well budget-wise. Although we still had a couple overages, they were tiny in comparison to last month’s overage (due to the $1600 root canal the husband needed). If you want a reminder, see my budget posts for July and August here ....more

Top Cloth Diaper Deals of the Week [8/31]

Welcome to BC’s Cloth Diaper Deals of the Week post, brought to you by Kayla at Obbs and Lala, a cloth diaper deals Facebook page you’ll really want to check out. Itsy Bitsy Bums If you’re looking for some discounted Apple Cheeks, check out Itsy Bitsy Bums. Get 15% off all Apple Cheeks products, and for every $10 you spend on the brand, your name gets entered into a draw to win a prize pack! ...more

Work It: Florence Skirt

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Florence skirt – $94.40 – Photo credit: bodenusa.com Happy Labor Day! ...more

Three Things You Should Do For Yourself Over a Long Week-End

Don't forget to Leave a comment! Things you should do for yourself over the week-end – Photo credit: blackhairmedia.com Happy Labor Day everyone! Hope everyone is having a great Labor Day long week-end (frankly, isn’t Monday the best day to have off…) ....more

Job Interview Success – Know the Employer Before the Interview

In the military (and in marketing),...more

Extra 20% Off $50 Baby Shoes, Baby Clothes or Maternity Purchase [Robeez and More]

Spend $50 on baby shoes and/or clothes and get an extra 20% off at Amazon. Use coupon code 20FFBABY at checkout. The sale includes tons of Robeez plus Stride Rite, New Balance, Keds and other brands ....more