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Stacey Thompson Taylor

“I don’t let labels define me and hope that younger women, moms or not, single or married, who have a career can feel the support and respect I have felt throughout my career. I have been blessed to have amazing female leadership as role models.”

B-Yourself: Alyse Elna Lewis

Love means that you love your mommy and daddy.

Meet Aspiring Model Jesse King

Live your life and don’t try to live someone else’s. Spend time with your family because they love you unconditionally and they won’t always be around.

Kirk Atkinson Helps European Businesses Setup Shop in the U.S.

At core, we are an outsourced project management company. We specifically cater to small- and medium-sized international companies who don’t have the internal resources to manage initial operation setup and expansions.

UAB’s Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk Takes Things in a Classical Direction

I don’t really have a motto, but perhaps the best way to sum up my philosophy of living is to have a balanced life.

Barbara A. Gower, PhD

Photograph and interview by Angela Karen Name: Barbara A. Gower, PhD  Age: 57 Occupation: Professor   What is your research study focus?  Diet and disease. My current grant is funded by the American Institute for Cancer Research. The goal of the study is to determine if a low-sugar diet –also called a low-carbohydrate or ketogenic… Read More

Sharon Hamilton Broach

Photographs and interview by Angela Karen Name: Sharon Hamilton Broach Age: 49 1/2 Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama Education: B.S. & M.Ed., Howard University; J.D., University of Alabama School of Law What led you to practice mediation law? Mediation appeals to me for several reasons. First, I really like the conciliatory nature of it. As a mediator,… Read More

My Mom and Stepmom Are a Dream Team

Eight-year-old Mallory, her mom, Kelly, and her stepmom, Brittni, discuss their blended family dynamics and how important it is to set a positive example for your children.

Ashleigh Timmerman

Coffee with Realtor Ashleigh Timmerman

Suzanne Martenson

“To this day, I always keep fresh flowers in my own home as an adult. They simply make me happy.”

Jay and Angela Jarrett

“Since we have an 8-year-old, it is important to have a babysitter or two on stand-by. This allows us to schedule date nights, spend time with friends, and to take time to give back to the community.”