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Meet Sara & Mira Scholars Foundation: Educating Cambodian Students from San Francisco

Meet Sara Ortega. She’s a local mom who’s doing extraordinary things for the greater good. Sara started the non-profit Mira Scholars Foundation from her home in 2009, which provides grants for educational services in Cambodia. We think she’s pretty exceptional and wanted to share her story and more information about Mira with you.    How did […]

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Star Jones Shares Her View on Women Finding Professional Success

Star Jones is in town for the National Association of Professional Women’s (NAPW) power networking event on Monday, May 15th, and we got the chance to speak with her about her thoughts on achieving work-life balance, the responsibility all women have to support each other, and the advantages women, particularly moms, should leverage in their careers.  Star is […]

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The Traveling Parent

I travel for work a few times a year. Sometimes it’s for two days; sometimes a whole week.  Pre-baby, I packed my things the night before a flight and made sure milk and eggs were in the fridge, as my husband is quite self-sufficient. Now with a child in tow, I’ve had to reexamine how […]

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