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The Last Kid

It’s a moment we all have to go through. A moment that is profoundly sad. The moment that you realize you’ve had your last kid. My oldest started kindergarten this week. My youngest started pre-school. My babies are growing up. … Continue reading

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The Hour of Power

We all know how important that first hour is when we wake up in the morning, and how it sets the tone for the rest of our day, but how often are we utilizing that first 60 minutes to our … Continue reading

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How to Flex Your Hustle Muscle

As parents and entrepreneurs we are dedicated to our family first and our business second. Once we have set aside time that belongs to our business, we often spend a great deal of time demystifying marketing and sales. No matter … Continue reading

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Get More Bang for Your Buck with a Brilliant Business Blueprint

In this economy, everyone needs to have a job. Taking care of your kids and your household is worth a million bucks, but unfortunately that is not going to cut it. You have bills to pay, little people to feed … Continue reading

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But We Don’t Always Like ‘Em

Okay, we can all agree that we love our kids, they’re the best thing that ever happened to us, they light up our lives blah blah blah. But to quote a friend’s response to a particular angry Facebook post of … Continue reading

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July Member Spotlight – Rita Desnoyers-Garcia

Meet Rita Desnoyers-Garcia.  She is the Owner of Becoming Awake, LLC.  She is also a mom of 3 loving young children, wife to a wonderful husband, and her passion is being a spiritual transformational teacher and coach, and writer.  She … Continue reading

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July Member Spotlight- Lisa Connor

Meet Lisa Connor.  She designs, knits and sells handmade handbags. 1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide: I design, knit and sell handmade handbags.I have a small handbag shop online called Artisan Handbags & More. … Continue reading

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July Member Spotlight – April Bernd

Meet April Bernd. She is a mom to 3 kiddos ages 13, 11 and 6. She has been married to her best friend for 17 years. She is a  twilight reading, mint brownie loving, Dr. Pepper-a-holic that lives in Buckeye, … Continue reading

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My Wife Thought I Was at Work, But I was at the Movies

I know that doesn’t seem like a very provocative title or interesting subject of a blog so let me raise the stakes a little. My wife is reading this for the first time too. When my wife and I have … Continue reading

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June Member Spotlight – McLaren’s Shortbread

Married 20 yrs in February, with 3 children, one a college freshman, one a Jr in High School and one a freshman in High School Tim & Andrea began baking for friends and family at the holidays and it proved … Continue reading

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June Member Spotlight – Kendall Petersen

Meet Kendall Peterson. Her background includes 15 years in the banking and finance industry, including a decade in wealth management as a stock broker.  In her experience, the industry had become so regulated and so litigious that doing your job … Continue reading

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June Member Spotlight – Dhana Cohen

Meet Dhana Cohen, founder of The Next Big Zing.  Dhana’s company finds and promotes inventors of new products!  It’s a win for consumers…they get to see and purchase the latest new products!  It’s a win for the inventors as they … Continue reading

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The Social Media Diet

If you are overwhelmed or even intimidated by all of the social media choices, the lingo and the technologies out there, you may be in need of a Social Media Diet. If what started off as cheap way to get … Continue reading

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Wanna Get Away?

As I write this, I am sitting poolside in Vegas with a Tequila and Tonic in my hand talking to five of my closest buddies about what to do with the money I just won from a bet on an … Continue reading

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May Member Spotlight – Dani Walker

1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide:  My husband & I are leading representatives for the worlds largest nutraceutical & R&D company in the world – SISEL Intl.  I, Dani, host an internet radio show … Continue reading

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May Member Spotlight – Laurie Hurley

1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide: We provide one-on-one, private in-home tutoring throughout Ventura County and Northern Los Angeles County.  We have a network of qualified and dedicated teachers and tutors that enjoy the … Continue reading

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May Member Spotlight – Wendy Conte

1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide: I am a Certified Bookkeeper and Quickbooks ProAdvisor.  I offer a full range of bookkeeping services in the Santa Clarita, San Fernando and Antelope Valleys. 2. How did … Continue reading

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Wanna Get Away?

As I write this, I am sitting poolside in Vegas with a Tequila and Tonic in my hand talking to five of my closest buddies about what to do with the money I just won from a bet on an … Continue reading

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April Member Spotlight – Staci Gerardi

1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide: My business is blogging. I always loved sharing information with my friends and family, so they suggested I start a blog and share all my frugal tips and … Continue reading

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April Member Spotlight – always B designs

1. Tell us about your business and the service that you provide: always B designs offers custom stationery & gifts including invitations, business cards, decorated clipboards, scrabble tile, domino, and bottle cap necklaces, and premade scrapbook albums. 2. How did … Continue reading

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