HappyBlogiversary

Reflections Of A Blogger

Yesterday, we celebrated the 7th anniversary of a blog that was born out of feeling stuck, on the fence, alone, confused, and wanting to create a space for women to get inspired, get off the fence, grow, succeed and thrive. You have made that happen. I am grateful for this community who has stood by me in my darkest hours,…

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Are You A Sh*tty Mom? You’re Not Alone

By Karen Moline (Sh*tty Mom) Just as every mom has the moment she first laid eyes on her child indelibly tattooed on her cortex—you know, the part of your brain that, soon thereafter, spurts out Ohmigod it must be the plague the first time your baby gets a rash, or Ohmigod I can’t believe my precious little sweetheart just belted that kid…

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September is National Yoga Awareness Month

By Natalie McLennan Yoga is powerful. Yoga saved my life. I was born in Montreal, Canada. My mother raised my older brother and I. My father was not present in my life. I felt intense emotional pain and stress from a very young age. As a single-parent family, we struggled financially. My mother worked very hard and loved me very much,…

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#WisdomWednesday from Oprah

Been thinking a lot about this lately. How many people can actually say what they want out loud? Like REALLY want? It takes a lot of guts, a lot of intuition, and a lot of working on yourself. But when you say what you want and what you need OUT LOUD- it becomes something tactile. It becomes something to work…

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Leaning In, Opting Out, and Living a F@ck Yes Life

By Jill Rosenthal This post is based on a talk I presented for my colleagues at InkHouse, the PR agency where I work, on August 11, 2016. In the spring, I received an email in my inbox from our CEO and co-founder inviting us to present a talk (and hone our presentation skills) with our colleagues as the audience. Please submit…

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How To Write Your First CV

For some, back to school is already upon us. For others, back to school is around the corner. Maybe you're a stay at home mother who's been wanting to get back into the workforce, but you don't know how to write your CV. With the kids heading back to school, maybe it's your time to chase that dream job! Perhaps you've been sitting perched on…

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Jumping Off The Fence And Into Something Hot

I was thrilled to be interviewed on Thread MB a few weeks ago. Here is a teaser, and click on the link below to read the full interview. -- Erica Diamond: Jumping Off The Fence And Into Something Hot She’s every woman’s friend -- a mom and blogger who believes that “supporting each other” is both natural and expected.  She’s…

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Hello, I’m Back!

Hello. I am back! July has come and gone. Back into the ever-growing grinding responsibilities of August. How has your summer been? I enjoyed the month of July. I worked hard, I played a little harder. A few July milestones: I saw HADRY make its debut on The View. That was beyond thrilling. I went to Las Vegas for a long…

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July Blogging Slowdown

Girls, I am taking my annual 4-week July blogging break. I do this every year for my mental wellbeing, and for the quality of this blog. It is my gift to myself. It is not easy to continuously keep things fresh, relevant and interesting, so every July, I rest my blogging brain to come back recharged, refreshed, and ready to…

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Make It One More For The Road

This morning, on a rainy Wednesday morning in June, I had my last weekly TV segment with Camille Ross. Let's just say I cry during Hallmark commercials, so I was worried I wouldn't be able to keep it together. Camille and I met after we auditioned 3 1/3 years ago, and got the jobs on a brand new morning show on Global TV. Camille…

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