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[27 May 2011 | Comments Off on Style. Substance. Soul. | ]
Style. Substance. Soul.

Style. Substance. Soul. – Each is something that every woman should possess and share with the world on her own terms.  Three best friends who just all happen to be stylish women of substance and soul have created a web site/movement to help direct the positive flow of female-generated power to change the world.  They are committed to creating a legacy of  “passion, compassion and action” for not just their own daughters [and son], but yours and mine as well.  Amy, Lois and Susan were inspired to put their collective efforts where there hearts are by none other than …

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[29 Mar 2011 | 7 Comments | ]
Children’s Books for the Michelle Obama Generation of Moms

Book publisher Paper Soup Media, LLC, has released a new brand of children’s books that are sure to resonate with moms who identify with First Lady Michelle Obama’s style of parenting. Though she is constantly making headlines for her keen sense of fashion, Michelle Obama is becoming equally famous for her approach to raising children.  More than ever, moms across the nation are working to ensure that their children are not only bright, but courteous and socially-conscious as well.  Since the First Lady’s role as mom-in-chief is both highly visible and well-respected, mothers everywhere are …

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[17 Mar 2010 | Comments Off on Luck of the Greenish | ]
Luck of the Greenish

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, so green is everywhere you turn… or is it?  You may be sporting a green ensemble trying to avoid the pain and possible conflict brought on by a barrage of pinching strangers.  You may have even snagged a sitter and are planning a mid-week celebration at a neighborhood pub with a name that starts with “Mc” or an “O”.  However, are you being or seeing green in a way that will last?  Today, while you’re in the moment and indulging in all things Irish, enjoy …

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[5 Feb 2010 | Comments Off on Stranger Danger & Mama Drama, a Great Mix! | ]
Stranger Danger & Mama Drama, a Great Mix!

I grew up during the era of the Adam Walsh tragedy.  Unfortunately, those heartbreaking turn of events mark a period in modern American culture when kids and parents began to understand how much the world had truly changed.  If you were born prior to the 80’s, you know exactly what I’m talking about.  Long before John Walsh was catching America’s Most Wanted, my family and I watched the tragedy of his son’s kidnapping and untimely demise unfold in a made-for-TV movie… and for the first time, I didn’t feel safe.  …