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MOB Spotlight: Sue Patterson, Unschooling Mom 2 Mom

Sue Patterson’s path to becoming a homeschooling coach and community leader started when traditional school didn’t meet her child’s needs.“I was a mainstream suburban soccer mom. I had no idea when I first had kids that I’d ever choose something so ‘radical’ as homeschooling! But when school didn’t fit, I thought, ‘How hard can second grade be? Let’s do this… and they’ll always take us back if this is a bad idea!’  So we dove into adventures […]

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8 Simple Ways to Support Mom Business Owners

Looking for ways to support your favorite businesses? Here are eight of our favorite ways to do that!Tell others about their business and why you love them!Don’t keep your favorite mom-owned business a secret! Word of mouth is crucial, so make sure you are tagging them in social media posts, sharing their name with friends, and sending potential customers their way.via GIPHYLeave a Five Star ReviewLike word of mouth, reviews are incredibly important to businesses to help build trust and ear […]

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MOB Monday – Teresa and Sandy of Self Balance Massage

Teresa & Sandy met in massage school, started separate businesses in different parts of Vancouver, and reconnected years later to form a business together!“Sandy and I met briefly in massage school then later when we worked together at a franchise location in Vancouver. We each left that business and started our own practices in different parts of town. In 2012, we met up again and decided to merge our practices together for support and to grow something great together,” says Ter […]

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MOB Monday – Nancy of Full Charge Marge

Nancy has been a business manager for over 20 years in various industries. “I started out in Los Angeles working for film and TV industry professionals in a very analog way – managing household checking accounts, running staff payrolls, working with other professionals to help manage their lives, i.e., agents, attorneys, insurance folks and the like. When she moved to San Francisco in 1994, she did the same kinds of tasks, but in the music industry, “I created financial statemen […]

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MOB Monday – Meg of Uniquely Wise Photography

Meg Wise, owner of Uniquely Wise Photography, opened her business in 2015 and has over 15 years’ experience as a photographer. She grew up surrounded by photos, “My mother, growing up, was amazing at taking photos of the floor and the back of people’s heads. My father’s house was a museum of memories. There were pictures hung everywhere. There were photo albums filled to the brim. One of the things I love the most is reminiscing over old photos and conjuring up the memori […]

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