Why Women Struggle as Business Women

Why Do Women Struggle as Business Owners?As a woman business owner myself I see 3 main reasons that we struggle....more

Book Review: 21 Days To A More Disciplined Life

I can’t remember the last time I purchased a book. After being a book fiend for as long as I can possibly remember I turned off the spigot on book buying and haven’t looked back since. These days I receive free books in exchange for reviews on my blog or borrow copies from friends ....more

Four Hot New Car Seats Spotted at ABC Kids Expo

The interwebs are abuzz about four new car seats making their debut at the ABC Kids Expo last week: Chicco NextFit Convertible Car Seat ...more

Are Your Job Search Techniques Out of Date?

[Editor's Note: It might feel harder for older job seekers to land a job. Sure there are some unsavory age-discrimination things that happen, but that's not always the case (just the easy way to blame). Read more to see if your job search techniques are out of date and costing you that new opportunity. - Paula G] ...more

wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Rewarding an introverted employee ...more

The First Step in Ditching the 9-5 and Starting Your Own Business

I was posed the question over the weekend “so what is the first step in starting your own business.”  As I sat there and thought about it a number of things immediately popped into my mind. Develop your business idea, write a business plan, decide on a business name, find a mentor, work out the finances, and so on. All those details you think about that go along with starting your own business....more

Living Large With Secondhand Goods

My husband’s jeans had gotten a bit threadbare lately, and we’re heading into winter.  So I looked through the rack at Goodwill last week to see if I could find him a new pair. I found these after about two minutes of searching: ...more

VTech Deals at Amazon: Spend $25, Get $5, Discounted Download Card, More

Amazon has a couple of Vtech deals right now: Spend $25 on Select Vtech Learning Toys and Get $5 Off. Already priced up to 29% off. Discount will be applied at checkout. Picks: ...more

30% off at Gap.com through Tomorrow [Plus 20% to 30% off at Old Navy]

Take 30% off your order at Gap.com (online only) through Thursday with coupon code GAPFEST. Excludes baby sleepwear and Playtime Favorites (see site for exclusions for grownups) ....more