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3003, 2016

diane thaemert.

March 30th, 2016|small business owners.|3 Comments

A midwestern small business owner shares her passion and advice for graceful living.

2601, 2016

kim brundage.

January 26th, 2016|small business owners.|3 Comments

A talented photographer spends her time producing images that helps others see their own beauty—from the inside out. And when she is not empowering her clients to feel confident through photography, she spends her time teaching a self-esteem course to young girls.

1509, 2015

beth hand.

September 15th, 2015|literature., small business owners.|1 Comment

This executive coach and author shares what women need to know about gender bias to shine in the corporate space & the marketplace.

908, 2015

natalie sudman.

August 9th, 2015|fashion. art. entertainment., literature., small business owners.|1 Comment

Author, artist, psychic suggests that you should be your own best friend. Love yourself – even the crummy parts. Like yourself – even the crummy parts. Be compassionate with yourself – especially the crummy parts. And forgive yourself for everything.

3107, 2015

valerie l. anthony.

July 31st, 2015|healthcare., small business owners.|0 Comments

Business owner and healthcare provider believes it is important to choose to be happy and live in the moment.

404, 2015

tierre taylor.

April 4th, 2015|fashion. art. entertainment., small business owners.|3 Comments

Canadian Hatter advises: "Give yourself space. Space to breathe, to dance, to create, to dream, to read, whatever brings you a feeling of lightness and ease. Life can be so busy that it’s important to create pauses designed for renewal in both body and mind."

2502, 2015

carol roth.

February 25th, 2015|business., literature., small business owners.|0 Comments

Learn why this media personality, author, and business advisor does not want to live a graceful life. She opts to live a clunky but rich real life. "Grace takes too much effort and is too stiff. I am very authentic and believe that life is about those highs and lows—all of the emotions and experience which are not graceful in any way, shape or form."

1101, 2015

shawna murray browne.

January 11th, 2015|small business owners.|2 Comments

Create a safe, sacred space to bare all, be alone, and simply cry. This allows you the opportunity to be authentic and genuine when with others and yourself. It also allows you the time to identify your gifts and make plans to share them with the world.

2512, 2014

colleen riddle.

December 25th, 2014|small business owners., wellness. beauty. fitness.|4 Comments

Fitness expert advises: "Pay attention to the 'mind chatter' — you will be amazed how negative your thoughts can be if you do not keep it in check. When you notice it going down hill, shift your thoughts. This can lead to an increase in your self-confidence."

2112, 2014

kelli dariano.

December 21st, 2014|small business owners.|2 Comments

Boutique owner keeps it real: "My favorite thing to say is 'I think we can do better.' When diplomacy doesn’t work, I have to pull out the brutal honesty and just throw some truth out there. That’s just how I roll."

1412, 2014

joni sullivan.

December 14th, 2014|small business owners.|0 Comments

Esty shop owner and hat-maker, shares: "Like everyone else, I strive to live a graceful life. My most important role in life is raising my daughter to be kind, generous, and grateful."

1012, 2014

tammy binkley.

December 10th, 2014|small business owners., wellness. beauty. fitness.|5 Comments

Holistic esthetician and yoga instructor reminds us to stick to foods with a high nutrition content. And stay mindful - especially during the busy and sometimes stressful holiday season.

2111, 2014

gigi pascual.

November 21st, 2014|culinary arts., small business owners.|0 Comments

Founder of Buttermilk Inc. shares: Life is not linear, yet full of different experiences, opportunities, and setbacks. Each of these collectively create and shape us. Take the experience good and bad and learn from them, absorb relationships and knowledge and know that where you are is exactly where you are suppose to be.

1611, 2014

stephanie powell.

November 16th, 2014|small business owners.|4 Comments

Founder of Hello Dreamers! encourages: "Living a graceful life is a choice. I choose to live in the present and accept that I can’t change the past. I enjoy helping others whenever I can. I smile a lot and choose to be grateful regardless of what I may be facing. Oh, and I definitely believe that living a graceful life requires humility."

1910, 2014

jacqui cherven bickel

October 19th, 2014|small business owners.|2 Comments

This Small Business owner suggests that you "be the friend you’d like to have and always have an attitude of gratitude."