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A Visit To Microsoft Headquarters

Hello Ladies! It's good to be back! It all started Monday morning. I kissed my three men goodbye at 6am and headed to the airport. I was going to Seattle Grey Mercy West. No, I wasn’t. I’ve just always wanted to say that (I’m a big Grey’s Anatomy fan) ;) But for real,…

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7 Thoughts of a Mompreneur

By Guest Blogger Leah Bell Let's face it - most families need two incomes. But there are many moms who will do anything to stay home with their babies. Enter the mompreneur. We're seeing more direct-sales moms than ever before. We have moms doing start-ups, writing books, blogging, podcasting, and offering coaching or…

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Monday Catch Up

Good morning and Happy Monday! It's been a while since we chit-chatted, so I figured we'd simply just catch up today. The week started back on the saddle early this morning at spin. It's been a little chaotic around here the past week. My washing machine decided to die on us…

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Mother’s Day ‘Mom Thrive Guide’ With A Giveaway!

Sunday is the day we honor mothers everywhere. For some, Mother’s Day is a day to rejoice and celebrate motherhood. For others, it’s a sad and difficult day, as many will celebrate this Mother’s Day without a mom. I feel so grateful to be lovingly sandwiched in the middle.  A delicious and devoted mom on…

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WALKING For Just 2 Minutes An Hour Can Extend Your Life

Just a quick check in this morning to show you some new research. Calling all my extended period of time desk-sitting chiquitas! Check out this little video below. Researchers find that adding two minutes of light exercise to each hour of your day lowers your risk of dying prematurely by 33 percent. …

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When Your Life Gets Turned Upside Down

By Guest Blogger Lisa Blobstein At 35, I had it all. I had a newborn son and was married to the most incredible man I had ever met. I had great friends, family and a job I loved. I was dreaming of mommy and child classes and being a family.…

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An Evening With The Cake Boss

Yesterday morning on my weekly Global TV segment, I shared the latest research out of Cornell University. The studies are in on money and happiness: People Who Spend Money On Experiences Instead Of Things Are Much Happier. When it’s payday and that paycheck gets deposited into you account, do you…

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I Don’t Think I Want a Baby – Is That OK?

By Guest Blogger Rebecca Longman Throughout my teens and most of my 20’s, I prayed it wouldn't happen-- I took the proper precaution to make sure it wouldn't happen. At 27, I thought I was ready, then the break-up came and I was glad it hadn’t happened. Then at 30, in a stable…

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6 Hot Parenting Trends of 2015: #Brelfie Anyone?

So, if you're a parent, maybe you wanted to know some of the hot parenting trends we're seeing so far in 2015. Some may seem obvious and welcomed (getting back to old school values), others some may seem odd to you. If you were curious, I did a TV segment yesterday…

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Hello, I’m back.

Sorry I've dropped off the face of the blog for a week. Hello, I'm back! I rested my fingertips and my brain the past few days and returned home late last night after celebrating my first-ever destination wedding and my 40th birthday in Turks and Caicos. It was a Caribbean sun, fun, and family…

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