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Women in the Workplace

An Introduction to Women at Work by Ashley LaMar

When I first conceived of this Women at Work series at the end of August I had one goal in mind - to encourage young women to pursue their passions and be open to the vast opportunities that are out there.  I was in a place in my own career where I had only recently accepted what felt like a dream position!  I had accepted a job that not only afford me a 40% pay increase over my previous position but it allowed me to work from home and stay in my industry.  After accepting … [Read More...]

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Have You Found Your Inspiration?

Have you found your inspiration?  How do you stay inspired? Who inspires you the most?   Those are the questions posed by Brave Love on today's Blog-Tember challenge.  For me this question has some obvious answers such as my Lord and my husband but I wanted to think less obvious … [Read More...]

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Women in the Workplace

An Introduction to Women at Work by Ashley LaMar

When I first conceived of this Women at Work series at the end of August I had one goal in mind - to encourage young women to pursue their passions and be open to the vast opportunities that are out there.  I was in a place in my own career where I had only recently accepted what felt like a … [Read More...]

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Women in the Workplace

An Introduction to Women at Work by Ashley LaMar

When I first conceived of this Women at Work series at the end of August I had one goal in mind - to encourage young women to pursue their passions and be open to the vast opportunities that are out there.  I was in a place in my own career where I had only recently accepted what felt like a dream position!  I had accepted a job that not only afford me a 40% pay increase over my … [Read More...]

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The Writing Process Blog Tour

A few days ago I was tagged by Kelly Ann from I Am Kelly Ann in a new blog tour that is sweeping around.  The purpose of this tour is to share my blog writing process from what's going on with me to why I write and how my process works.  I don't talk much about the work behind the blog so I thought it may be a fun thing to be involved with and to share with you my secret blogging … [Read More...]

My favorite smell is fresh baked chocolate chip cookies, what's yours?

Let’s Talk Favorites

It's time for another Sunday Social with Neely and Ashley!  Once again we are talking about our favorites so let's just go ahead and get to it, ok?   What's your favorite scent? Fresh baked cookies!  Maybe this is one of the reasons why I love the holiday season so much?  There is always a ton of baking going on but cookies are my favorite.  What kind? … [Read More...]

Brandon and Ashley: Our Story

Brandon and Ashley: Our Story

Today the Blog-Tember challenge by Brave Love is asking us to share:  Your current relationship status. If dating/married, give us a glimpse of your story! If single, share about this special season. Our story is a fun (and I'll say unique) story but one that makes us uniquely us and uniquely amazing.  It all started online...in 2008...on MySpace.  I added people at random on … [Read More...]

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Favorite Family Tradition

Is it too soon to talk about Christmas?  Forgive me if it is because that's what your getting today!  A whole heaping bunch of Christmas and if you don't like it you can blame Brave Love and the Blog-Tember challenge.  Today's prompt is, "Tell us about a favorite tradition. It could be a family tradition or from a holiday, university, you-name-it. What makes it so special?"  I … [Read More...]