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I'm Going to Disney Melissa Weis

By Melissa Weis

Summer will be here before you know it – have you made your plans? As a teacher who is oh-so-very-busy during the school year, I like to make each moment count. Down time is important, but so is taking time to explore our world and reconnect as a family.

5 Things You Didn't Know about Little Golden Books By Karen Campbell McGinn

by Karen Campbell McGinn

Over the past 75 years, millions of children have grown up reading Little Golden Books, a vibrantly colored children’s book series that featured intrepid locomotives, slow moving puppies, and other adorable characters. This year, Little Golden Books will celebrate its 75 birthday! In honor of this historic occasion, here are some little known facts about this beloved franchise with their golden spines.

Keeping up with Change By Jennifer Eckfield

by Jennifer Eckfield

So yesterday I had the pleasure of listening to a presentation about aligning your finances with your values. It was all about investing your money to make money, but where we invest is also dictated by our beliefs, social responsibilities, and moral compass. It got me thinking, financial advisors are tailoring investments for their clients based on these things, shouldn't business owners be tailoring their marketing and promotional strategies as well?

Good Enough By Jennifer Eckfield

by Jennifer Eckfield

I woke up, day number two like Frankenstein, unable to move, but today I needed to get it together! Today was the first official Women in Business meeting of the year and I wanted to look presentable.

I am one of those women that loves her "active wear"! I am not active in my active wear (you have to make time for yourself to work out), but boy do I love it.

Don't Forget to Breathe By Kerry Alison Wekelo

By Kerry Alison Wekelo

Before you read any further, pause and notice how you are breathing.

Are you taking little sips of air, or do you fill your lungs up with deep breaths? Are your chest and belly tight or relaxed? Are you breathing fast or slow... or barely at all? You might be surprised to find that your breathing was tight or you were actually holding your breath