Photographers Tell Their Secrets To Taming Our Unpredictable Kids

When my children were younger, photography appointments were right up there with haircuts and buying shoes, stressful! I went straight to the source to find the secrets to a successful family photo shoot. I asked the Raleigh Mompreneur Professional Photographers group their #1 tip for photographing children. Here’s what they said! Leah Charbonneau Photography— Patience. And bubbles. Lots of bubbles. …

Tips When Signing Up For A Vendor Event

As someone in Direct Sales (DS) I know that we want our product to be in front of as many people as possible.  Vendor events are a great way to accomplish this.  Here are some tips when signing up to be a vendor and being a vendor at the event. 1.  NEVER do an event thinking that you are going …

The Great Balancing Act

As a mom of 3 boys, I am constantly trying to find balance. Balance between work and family life, balance between family time and “me time,” balance between what I want and what I can afford…You name it! If there is a choice to be made, I’m going to analyze the situation tirelessly until I make the right choice. I …

No more “cheese!” please!

Cameras are ever-present in kids’ lives these days, with digital cameras being small enough to fit in your pocket, or even integrated into your cell phone. The technology is amazing, and yet it seems harder than ever to take a decent photo of your kids! Here are a few tips to make your next Kodak moment shine. Keep it simple. …

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Sleep and the MOMpreneur

Whether you are a working mom, a stay at home mom, or a mompreneur, the key word is that you are a MOM- and your daily agenda is full. The best time to be a mompreneur is during the first two years of your child’s life because children are actually asleep more than they are awake! What happens when that …

Working Moms 6 Secrets to Success

As mompreneurs we all are looking for a smooth work/life ebb and flow. Constantly making sure that business, our family, friends and we get the attention all need. Here are six ways to help you have a life of smoother ebb and flow: Make time to manage your calendars Schedule time with your kids, family and yourself. All work and …

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Finding Support When Starting Your Own Business

A personal story of going back to work and starting a small business after having children. I went from being an extremely successful Nationally Board Certified teacher and Math trainer for Wake County to Stay at Home Mom and Independent Consultant for The Pampered Chef.   I was so involved in my teaching career and really what I wanted MORE …

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Coaching

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