Field Day - Why we invite a little bit of Competition!

Field Day - Why we invite a little bit of Competition!

Unless you don't know Erica and Angela, you'll discover that they are not concerned with competition. Whether it be other women's groups or other female business owners, they very much believe in the concept of community over competition. They ultimately believe that...
Bravely Clothing Swap: The Power of Your Purchase

Bravely Clothing Swap: The Power of Your Purchase

I remember my first clothing swap. It was nothing short of a magical experience: a room full of women drinking and trying on new-to-them clothing, and lots and lots of laughter.   I brought two trash bags full of clothes that I no longer wanted for myself, and they...
Group Volunteering: It can help you make friends!

Group Volunteering: It can help you make friends!

Every article out there will tell you to volunteer to make friends in a new city. And its true, volunteering is a fantastic way to socialize. It was one of the many things I did to increase my social circle when I first moved to Austin. I found a few causes,...
What does it REALLY MEAN to be an Independent Woman?

What does it REALLY MEAN to be an Independent Woman?

  Here are the five ways you are in the atmosphere of an Independent Woman! She is on a SCHEDULE. An Independent Woman has an organizer, she probably has three. She writes down everything. She will not make plans with you until she "checks her schedule". She honors...