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I did a headstand in Yoga today.

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Posted by Debra Pickett on 05/23 at 10:18 PM

Like Everyone Else, Thinking About Angelina’s Boobs

There are many, many reasons that I should avoid writing about Angelina Jolie’s breasts. 

First and foremost, though she did bravely make the first move by, um, putting them out there, as it were, I know, firsthand, how weird it is to have your boobs be the subject of public discussion.  So, while I feel that she, obviously, has the right to say whatever she wants to about them, the rest of us can err on the side of good manners and use a little restraint.

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Posted by Debra Pickett on 05/15 at 01:26 PM

A Day in the Life of a Mompreneur

First of all, let’s agree that Mompreneur is not actually a word.  And, if it were one, it would be an awful one.

But, for better or worse, it seems to be the #hashtag of choice for those of us who are doing the whole self-employment thing in an attempt to balance career achievement with hands-on motherhood.  The trouble, with both the word and the concept, is that it’s really tough to figure out the right proportion of each element.  Just when you think you’re really rockin’ it as super mom, you realize you’ve let a client down.  So, on that day, are you an A+ mom, but a D- entrepreneur?  And does that somehow balance out to make you a C+ mompreneur?

I have no idea what grade I would have earned in any category this week, but here’s a peek into the continuing adventures of everyone’s favorite superhero, Mompreneur Girl.

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Posted by Debra Pickett on 05/09 at 09:07 PM