It’s Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

   November 19, 2014 6:28 am    0

Today is Women’s Entrepreneurship Day — the first ever, and it is celebrated at the United Nations in New York City in the middle of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Governor Andrew Cuomo has officially proclaimed the day which takes place in 144 countries. PwC, BNP Paribas, Microsoft, Nestle and United Nations Foundation are just a few of the founding…

 

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Downton Abbey fun — the proper gifts

   November 17, 2014 7:44 am    0

Got a Downton Abbey fan on your gift list? Here are some fun ideas: I knew this wine was available, but there’s more. The Downton Abbey gift pack is available for $55.99, at www.Wine.com. Here’s what you get: Downton Abbey Wines, a candle and tea. You can learn more about the wines at downtonabbeywine.com. Thanks to…

 

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Kick off holidays with NFL ugly sweaters

   November 10, 2014 6:33 am    0

I received an e-mail last week that caught my eye, because I have a Green Bay Packer fan. This Busy Block Ugly Sweater from NFL Men’s Apparel might be a little over the top, but quite a few of my clan attend Ugly Sweater parties. Clocking in at $64.95, this pricey piece of woven ugly…

 

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House lady goes back to the lake

   November 8, 2014 7:16 am    0

 

 

 

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Meet women who inspire

   November 5, 2014 6:22 am    0

 

 

 

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Congratulations to Lea O’Connell and Jenny Poff

   October 31, 2014 6:30 am    0

Lea Yadesky O’Connell and Jenny Marofsky Poff will receive the Junior Achievement of Western Pa. awards on Tuesday, Nov. 4 at the Erie Art Museum. Lea owns Ye Ole Sweet Shoppe, 402 State St., a company she purchased in 2009 at the age of 23. She worked at the shop throughout high school and college….

 

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Survey scares up results on home haunts

   October 29, 2014 6:51 am    0

Poltergeists and demons are rarely on the list of must haves for house hunters. But Trulia had a little spirited fun scaring up some killer statistics on how the living feel about sharing space with the dead or undead (or something in between). Trulia conducted an online survey by Harris Poll of 2,005 adults, and 1,117 planned to buy a…

 

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Fashion Friday: Heads up, the visor/mask is haute couture

   October 24, 2014 8:15 am    0

Apparently Vanessa Stiviano, who achieved fame as Donald Sterling’s girlfriend, was fashion forward with that giant mask/visor that almost looks like a welder’s helmet. Vanessa is now known as V. It’s all over the fashion runways as an accessory for spring. I like the colorful dress at left, but count me out on the headgear. We are definitely back to…

 

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It’s national pretzel month

   October 21, 2014 10:19 am    0

Quick — before this month gets away, stock up on pretzels, and it doesn’t matter what kind. Here’s a link to pretzel recipes. I mean even I could do it — water, flour and salt. Some of these are even healthy. Those pretzel rolls at left — Jennie Geisler made them and Andy Colwell photographed…

 

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House Lady enjoys video home tours and more

   October 18, 2014 7:26 am    0

Well I have seen some impressive homes in the past few months at House to Home. I’ve been to a nearly $2 million beauty on the lake, a glamorous renovated Harborcreek lakefront home listed at $400,000 and all those beauties in Manchester Farms and all around town. This week, I got to revisit Walten Woods where homes…

 

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