The Maternal Professional
Unique moms helping moms
There’s nothing like motherhood, but that doesn’t always make it easy. So two local women use their experiences to help other moms-to-be in two very different ways.
From gestational carrying to baby planning, these one-of-a-kind women have extraordinary stories, so read on as they share their mama tales.
Take Center Stage in Act Three
Whether switching careers, starting a business or going back into the workforce after raising kids, you don’t have to do it alone. Find out how Act Three can prepare you for your next stage in life.
Doc Talk: St. Elizabeth’s Dr. Heidi Murley
Early detection is key to breast cancer survival. A local breast cancer surgeon shares insight on just how important it is, coupled with the latest cancer care advancements at her fingertips.
Bras with Flair on the Square 2010
For the fourth annual event, decorated bras will fly high on Fountain Square to promote breast health. See how you can get involved with this unique and innovative way of finding a cure!
Fashioning Belly to Baby
How do you stay fashionable when your life is changing with a new baby? Read on to find out tips and tricks from the pros for you, the nursery and the baby.
Engaging Your Kids
In today’s world of cell phones, video games and computers, kids need to get away from technology every once in a while. This local discount card helps you get your kids moving for less.
A Family Affair
Time is everything in the work/life balance, so stop running from place to place and check out this local salon and spa. Learn how their services cater to each of your family members.
Balancing Work and Play
Your career and home life can make for quite the juggling act, but don’t worry — you can compete. Learn how one working mother constructed an inspiring career while having it all.
To Dispose or Not to Dispose?
Cloth diapers might seem like a thing of the past, but a recent trend back to the washable is disposing of the disposable. Learn how babies’ health is one of the reasons for the return to tradition.
Chic Spotlight: HR Expert Dr. Linda Gravett
Working moms can make their jobs work for them. One local expert shares some tips on how companies today are working more and more with parents’ schedules.
Orange on Green: From One Working Mother to Another
Sure, making money is important, but the ability to balance earning a wage and enjoying time with family is not an easy task. A local bank VP has figured out a system that may work for you.
Total Body Wellness: Mom Sets the Standard
Moms do it all these days, and healthy meals aren’t outside their reach. Our fitness columnist shares some tips to organize your week of healthy choices for the family.
Chic Eats: Lemon Shortbread with Raspberry Basil
Give summer a stylish send-off with picnic-perfect fare. Our Chic Chef shows you how to add flare to your spread with Lemon Shortbread Sandwich Cookies with Raspberry Basil Preserves.
Express Picks: Food for Thought
Everything is making our events columnist think of food this week. Better watch out or you’ll pick up a couple pounds just reading this list of fun things to do during this first, unofficial week of fall.
McCoy on Movies: “The American” Movie Review
Maysville’s finest is back in theaters this week in the suspense thriller “The American.” But is the film worthy of your pledging allegiance to it? Check out our movie critic’s thoughts here
Upcoming Cincy Chic Events:
Sept. 7: eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Event (location change)
Sept. 13-19: The Original Greater Cincinnati Restaurant Week & Beer Feast
Sept. 15: Work Smart, Not Hard! Workshop
Sept. 16: Local Harvest
Sept. 21: Business at Breakfast: Handling Stress
Sept. 21: Looking For Answers to Your Hormone Replacement Questions?
Sept. 22: InnerCircles for Women Networking Lunch
Sept. 22: School’s Back, Moms Relax!
Sept. 23: Introduction to Oriental Rugs Seminar
Sept. 23: Free Lunch ‘n’ Learn – Mold, Moisture, and Your Home
Sept. 23: Hyde Park Shop Hop
Sept. 24: 4-Legged Fashion Show