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A New Chapter, A New Beginning…

Our little dude starts at his new school where his love for learning will continue to grow. A few weeks ago, he and his new classmates attended a new student camp as a way to help them all assimilate to their new environment. As I dropped him off at camp, his reaction was not what I expected. The students were…

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There’s a First Time for Everything: #SHRM18

This past week, I did something that took me beyond my comfort zone; I expanded my world at my first ever-annual SHRM conference in Chicago. If you’re not an HR pro, you might be asking yourself, what is SHRM? SHRM stands for the Society for Human Resource Management. It is the world’s largest HR professional society. #SHRM18 was a trending…

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#HRMixTape2018 – People Champions Make the Workplace a Better Place

Since launching my blog early last month, I’m taking on my very first blog challenge! Mark Hendy, a fellow HR guru/blogger, is the creator of something called, #HRMixTape2018. You might be wondering what an #HRMixTape2018 is? It’s exactly what it sounds like, a mix tape, except with a twist! The #HRMixTape2018 is about creating content that is #HR centric, yet connects to…

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An Evolution!

Last week, the little dude asked me to “download” a volcano Lego set. As you can imagine, the mom in me was confused. Was he asking me to search YouTube Kids for a video of this Lego set? Or was he asking me to “stream” it from the T.V.? With a little more conversation, we were able to clear the…

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What’s Love Got To Do With It?

On this Valentine’s Day Eve, I just finished stuffing treat bags for my little one’s friendship party tomorrow (thank you to my friend, Alice, for scoring the emojis bags).  Nowadays, friendship parties have replaced the traditional Valentine’s Day celebrations. I think this is a neat little concept. Friendship, like sharing a book and learning how to write your name, is…

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Why Anniversaries Matter

Forty-Three. That’s how many years my ahh-mazing parent’s have been married. Their love story is proof that true love does exist. Two. My sweet friend’s baby girl turned two today. Yes, a birthday is an anniversary in my book. Because each year, we celebrate the day we were born. So why do anniversaries matter? They are a milestone of significant…

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