Archive for January 2008

Business Warriors of a Different Type

 Marie Ynami is an outstanding mother and business woman that I’ve come to know in the virtual sense through a very unique online business community.  She manages a business where she shares information and tips of interest to moms who work at home.  Today I’m going to respond to Marie’s “meme” (blog game) to toot my

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Does Your Community Inspire You?

Depending on what stage you are in life…raising toddlers…exchanging wits with teenagers…or living on your own, you’ve got goals that you want to achieve.  Does your community inspire or hinder you in achieving these goals?  Even if you’re not a real big “planner” there are things in your life you want.  Maybe you want a successful

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The fact that we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a nation and as a community across borders is a testament to our ability as people to learn from our mistakes and to become better human beings in the process. Even as we face the litany of challenges before us today, from gross injustices

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Losing Weight – Virtual Support

So many of us go to online communities for practical information, social and business networking and even genuine friendship. So I guess it’s no surprise that many women are also going online for support in areas like weight loss. Just this morning I logged onto one of my favorite networking sites and joined a weight

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Winter Living and the “Urban” Element

From as far back as I can remember I’ve been in love with city life. I left the city when I was 7 but I have to thank my parents for keeping my love for the city alive. Their idea of a great Friday night family outing was to pack us into the car for

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Being Unique Is Good

As you may or may not know, this blog is all about community life and how individuals and groups can thrive both professionally and personally through the giving, receiving and sharing that we do as…social folks. One of my communities is a unique network of female entrepreneurs that really inspire me in so many aspects of my life. Today I’ve

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