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What It’s Really Like to be a Mom

  I’ve seen it so many times. A young couple announces they’ve decided not to have kids, and the comments start.   “You’re missing out.”   “You’ll never know love until you love a child.”   “Wow, that’s selfish.”   Or…maybe an exhausted friend who has little kids will reply:   “That’s amazing.”   “Yes! … Continued
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18 Free or Cheap Valentine’s Day Date Ideas for Couples

Want to connect with your partner on Valentine’s Day? These 18 FREE or cheap Valentine’s Day date ideas are perfect for your marriage and your wallet!
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How I Budget A Month Ahead Of Time So I Never Worry About Money

I love a good surprise. An interesting plot twist in a movie, a party for a friend, an unexpected postcard in the mail from someone’s trip abroad. But I don’t like surprises when it comes to my money. (Looking at you, you silent and sneaky annual Amazon Prime renewal fee.) And while a solid zero-based […]
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What the 2020s Will Look Like For the Markets

Understanding the markets boils down to a combination of studying the past, analyzing the present and preparing for the future. The future …

Weekly Thoughts: 98 Degrees

Here is something that caught our eye this week: 98 Degrees Just when you think you know something   Anybody with children knows how …

Thoughts On Corporate Tokenism, & How To Actually Foster Workplace Equality

Since graduating from college in 2013, I’ve experienced some form of tokenism in the workplace with nearly every employer I’ve had. For a while, it was challenging. Over time, it became tiring. And now, it is poisonous.  In the last couple of years, I have found myself in the human resources and talent programming space. […]
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How to Get Podcast Artwork Looking Better Than Ever!

The above video is an excerpt from a monthly mastermind call inside the Youpreneur – my member community focused on helping you become …