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Meet-a-Mom

Interviews with interesting & entrepreneurial Moms around town!
Meet Erin!

Meet Erin!

[social_warfare] Who out there is curious about the mastermind behind your favorite salon?  When I read about a new specialty salon coming to the Van Aken District, I was intrigued.  Andrews Colour Atelier is the kind of salon I'd expect to see in a major metropolitan...

Meet Kara

Meet Kara

Meet this week’s Meet a Mom, Kara Brogran! Busy mom of 2 and owner of Galvin Therapy Center, now in 2 locations in the Cleveland area!

Meet Liz Astrof

Meet Liz Astrof

[social_warfare]Television producer and writer Liz Astrof has forged a successful career behind the small screen, bringing her talent to shows like King of Queens, 2 Broke Girls, The Connors and Whitney. She’s also mom to two kids, a daughter, 10, and son, 12. She’s...

Meet Actress Poppy Montgomery

Meet Actress Poppy Montgomery

[social_warfare]  You probably recognize Poppy Montgomery from her breakout role as FBI agent Samantha Spade in Without a Trace, which ran for seven successful years. She has also appeared on the small screen in Party of Five, Glory Days and Unforgettable. Currently,...

Meet Sara Hood

Meet Sara Hood

[social_warfare] This week’s Meet a Mom is one of our most inspiring stories we’ve featured. Sara Hood is a mom of two little boys (ages 9 and 7) and married to NFL player Evander “Ziggy” Hood, who just signed with the New Orleans Saints; they were college sweethearts...

Meet Journalist Virginia Sole-Smith

Meet Journalist Virginia Sole-Smith

[social_warfare]Journalist Virginia Sole-Smith has made a career out of tackling tough topics, from multi-level marketing schemes to the hazards of nail salon jobs. As a new mom, she was forced to dive into an equally tough personal journey, when her newborn was...

Meet Dr. Megan Shiga

Meet Dr. Megan Shiga

It’s Meet a Mom Monday & we’re thrilled to be able to introduce you to local mama, Dr. Megan Shiga! Busy mom to 3 girls and owns and operates a dental practice in Chagrin Falls!

Meet Musician Toby Lightman

Meet Musician Toby Lightman

[social_warfare] Toby Lightman: A Musician and Mom with a New Album—and Outlook Imagine having an amazing career as a musician, performing with the likes of Jewel, Rob Thomas and Prince on a major record label and then making the decision to leave and branch out on...

Meet Scary Mommy

Meet Scary Mommy

Micaela Birmingham, aka Scary Mommy, not only brightens my day, but she literally makes me LOL. She’s witty, down to earth and honest about everything from childbirth to going back to work after baby!

Meet Lisa!

Meet Lisa!

Meet Lisa Lansing, original founder of Pilates Mom, owner of Inspiral Motion in University Heights, and Master Trainer and Educator of the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM®.

Briley Mae Reiland’s Story

Briley Mae Reiland’s Story

[social_warfare] Coping with a Neonatal Marfan Syndrome Diagnosis, Benita Gallagher's Personal Story My name is Benita Gallagher, and I’m here today to tell the story of my daughter Briley Reiland. Briley was born at 36 weeks on July 28,2018 at Fairview Hospital....

Meet Juanita McGowan!

Meet Juanita McGowan!

[social_warfare] This week's meet-a-mom is an almost ex-pat with a very cool history.  Born and raised in Ohio, Juanita moved to England to pursure a freelance rock journalism career.  Her territory?  United Kingdom’s Midlands, where she lived for the...

Meet Lindsey!

Meet Lindsey!

[social_warfare] This week's meet-a-mom is a woman I have known and admired for the better part of a decade.  Lindsey and I worked together at what was once a boutique IT consulting firm in Washington DC called Excella Consulting.  Lindsey started at...

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