seattlepi.com: The stock market has plummeted and the economy is slipping, but one of Seattle's newest children's shops is positioned to survive the economic storm. Last weekend, Buggy celebrated its first anniversary as a retail hybrid, a...
Nanaimo Daily News: A Nanaimo mom is behind what could be the answer to a problem that plagues many heavy-chested women: The breast bounce. An avid runner, the sport became uncomfortable for Carol Clay after the...
Business Edge News Magazine: Jody Steinhauer's small business has come a long way since she started it from her apartment with $1,000 two decades ago. The Bargains Group, a Toronto-based discount clothing wholesaler, sells about 5,000 clothing...
STNG: Games and Celebrations.com Inc. is the business Dawn Grelyak started, owns and operates. The mother of four knew she had to work from home when in 2001 she was pink slipped, pregnant with twins and...
Lynden Tribune: A children’s boutique will be dropped right into the middle of the Lynden Fall Craft & Antique Show at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds Thursday through Saturday. A trio of Lynden moms have pooled their talents...
tampabay.com: It's not uncommon for Stephanie Fraze and her clients to brush aside early morning cobwebs, swat deerflies or check out alligators and nesting birds as the women make their way across the sweeping acres...
globeandmail.com: When Karen Percy started her own web and graphic design company two years ago, she thought she'd found a network of self-employed mothers who, like her, were eager to share business tips and help each...
STNG: For 25 years, almost up to the day she died, Plainfield seamstress Beverly Pisut owned and operated Beverly's Interiors, where she designed, sewed and sold her custom draperies and home accessories. The business was successful, said...
newsdurhamregion.com: While Alexandria Durrell works, her three-year-old daughter Story isn't in daycare or at a babysitter's. She is playing in the same room. Ms. Durrell is one of many small business owners who is a work-from-home mom....
thedailygreen: When my son, Ethan, entered first grade and the extracurricular rat race, I was appalled by the over-consumption of bottled water and other waste. Parents with cases of bottled water in the back of their...

Mom Is An Innovator

TheRecord.com: A new parent is usually occupied with thoughts of sleepless nights and diaper changes. Agata Majerski was thinking about a business opportunity. Majerski was pregnant with her first son while she studied biology and chemistry at Wilfrid...
When starting a business, most people end up going into debt and gradually building their way out. It was the complete opposite for Marie and Maged Abdu. The parents of 5 children, they...
Carroll County Times: About a year ago, Finksburg mom Beth Merz asked her 14-year-old baby sitter what she was doing for the weekend. When the teenager said she was hanging out with her friends at a local...
PowerHomeBiz.com: Kim Power Stilson, author, radio host and work at home mom suggests that work at home families (WAHF’s) have the opportunity to help with children’s confidence amid economic crisis. Inspired by her 14 year old daughter’s...
Examiner.com: I am a mom to three girls and they mean the world to me. Sometimes they make me mad but got to take the bad in with the good, right? Since I am a mom...
CantonRep.com: CANTON Job seekers looking for something a little out of the mainstream found plenty to see Thursday during the Stark County District Library's Job Fair for Entrepreneurs. The fair was set up for people who want...

Mom's Running Businesses

KOMU 8: An expo Thursday showcased mothers who run their own businesses from home. Suzanne Becket is one mom who uses her creativity to make a few bucks on the side. Beckett runs Anna's Attic, a boutique...
Metro: Debbie Stevens twists balloons to entertain kids. But she could capture the imagination of little ones long before she knew how to make a balloon dog or lion. The stay-at-home mom ran a homecare back in...
Yahoo! Finance: WritingRoom.com -- an online community for aspiring writers to engage, encourage and appraise one another's work -- announces the 3rd place winner of their Author Launch Contest, Amanda Crum. Amanda Crum, a freelance writer from...

Google’s IPO

Google's IPO information page is now live, if you're into that sort of thing.