When Opportunity Knocks: Fashionista realizes dream after job loss

Making a career move from electrical engineering and information technology to become the owner of a fashion boutique is not for the faint of heart. When Danielle Nelson started Fashionista Exchange a year ago, she knew it would take hard work, determination and a lot of style.

A Talk With The Unicorn Theatre's Cynthia Levin

Cynthia Levin zooms up to the side door of the Unicorn Theatre, a one-story brick building whose main entrance bravely faces the dizzy chaos of Main Street. She disembarks her scooter, smoothes her short crop of tightly curled hair, and steps inside her sanctuary.

Balancing Act: For These Harried Career Moms, Balance is in the Eye of the Beholder

“For working mothers, there’s a blurry place where intention meets reality. Journalist Lisa Belkin describes this strange land in Life’s Work: Confessions of an Unbalanced Mom, a collection of newspaper columns she wrote as she learned to navigate between the Scylla and Charybdis of juggling a writing career with caring for her two young children.

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