the nostalgia for the people we've been

<p>Yesterday, two of our dearest friends from Shanghai got married in Portland.  And absent the unexpectedly early birth of our second, we were looking forward to sharing in their special day. </p> <p>But life had different plans in store, so here I sit watching over a sleeping baby and reminiscing about our time in Shanghai.  Somewhat … Continue reading the nostalgia for the people we've been

since when does the sum of entrepreneur + mom equal mompreneur?

<p>When did this trend start?  Somehow in the tear to mint and elevate female founders, it feels like the concept of entrepreneurship for any woman who has also borne offspring has resulted in the title of 'mompreneur'.  </p> <p>Even Wikipedia offers this definition:  </p> <blockquote> <p><em>Mompreneur is a neologism defined as a female business owner … Continue reading since when does the sum of entrepreneur + mom equal mompreneur?

the one time words should speak louder than actions.

<p>Before I leaped into this glorified, grueling version of unemployment, I remember receiving a piece of advice that I thought was full on crazy, but has turned out to be one of the most valuable.</p> <p>My friend, a successful entrepreneur in her own right, said, &quot;tell your idea to anyone and everyone you meet.&quot;</p> <p>For … Continue reading the one time words should speak louder than actions.