My 5 Fave Beauty Products Of The Moment – VIDEO

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I have to admit I’m not a big beauty product junky. I’ve never been one of those girls that tries out a million products and is always looking for the next big beauty trend. However, I do have a couple of tried and true staples that I love and am sharing with all of you […]

Meetup Recap: SEO Tips & Resource Recommendations

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At our March Meetup, Nicole Krug of Social Light provided an overview of the basics of SEO as well as easy ways you can begin incorporating into your business website. See below for a full recap of Nicole’s recommendations as well as the excellent resource recommendations that attendees shared at our event. Join us at […]

Interview With Founder of Stella & Dot: Inspirational Quotes

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Last week I had a chance to sit down with mompreneur extrodinaire Jessica Herrin, the founder of Stella & Dot. I reached out to Jessica because I am a HUGE fan of Stella & Dot jewelry and because I knew that she was a Modern Mompreneur who started her successful business when she was pregnant with […]

6 Ways Kids Benefit From Sports

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In honor of March Madness, I am reposting one of my favorite blog posts “6 Ways Kids Can Benefit From Sports”.  In this article I share what it is like to be the mom of two young sports-obsessed boys!  There are times when I tire of talking, watching, and playing sports 24-7.  However, I’ve realized that […]

Do Cool Sh*t – Words of Wisdom From A Serial Entrepreneur

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I had the opportunity to hear entrepreneur extrodinaire Miki Agrawal speak last week.  Miki is in her mid thirties and has already launched four successful business ventures.  Her first was 10 years ago when she opened one of the first farm to table pizza places, Wild, in NYC.  She now has multiple locations throughout the […]

Holi, The Indian Festival Of Colors

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This week it is Holi, the Festival of Colors, in India.  I had the privilege of going to India at this time two years ago and taking part in the fun festivities surrounding Holi.  I wrote about this amazing experience  and the whole memorable trip for a Huffington Post travel piece and I am reposting below.  Check […]

Must Have Apps & Books For Biz Owners – Mompreneur Meetup Recap

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At my February Meetup I shared a sneak peak of my e-course Marketing On A Shoestring Budget.  I shared effective ways to market your business and increase revenues at little or no cost using strategies such as partnering with influencers, leveraging social media, and enhancing your current customer experience.  I will be sharing more on this […]

Recipe Roundup – What’s Cookin’ In The Varma Household

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I know it can be tough to motivate to cook a new or “fancy” meal! But, I find that once I motivate to buy the groceries and get started on the meal, I usually get into it and am pleased with final product! Last week I tested out an entirely new recipe and it is definitely a […]

5 Channels To Find Reliable Millennial Employees

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I’ve found that one of the most challenging aspects of owning a business is finding hard-working, reliable employees that I can count on.  Because I have a children’s business that has a strong focus on music and entertainment, I rely heavily on enthusiastic and engaged millennial talent.  It has taken several years of trying everything, […]