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The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.

I want to share my life with you as a mom and boutique boss. It is busy, it is messy and it is so much fun teaching my children to reach for their dreams.

I have always had a strong work ethic. Since I was 15 I have had a job or two or three. At one point after I got married I was working three jobs and going to graduate school. If you are not passionate about what you are doing, why are you doing it? I want my children to grow up with that same work ethic, provide amazing customer service and expect to not have anything handed to them.

While many parents don't get the opportunity to show their children what they do, I get to share with my children every single day. This past weekend we had our first drop in and shop of the year. While my son was at school, my girls were helping me "organize". They named our mannequin Elsa and decided she needed a steam and a fashionable hat. They spent almost 30 minutes "fixing" her dress and "steaming" her. (Don't worry it wasn't plugged in and there was no water.) But they were happy and busy being mini chic bosses. 

I believe it is important for them to participate as much as they can in our business. My hope is that one day they have the privilege of working alongside us and eventually taking over Chic Avenue Boutique. 

I want to encourage all those dreamers and entrepreneurs out there who have small children at home. 

Go For It! You Got This!  It will be hard, but it will be worth it! 


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