The Achiever

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Smart Money, Smart Lady

One of my favorite times of the month is when my husband and I sit down with hot tea and our bills. We lay everything out on the table, papers…

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Surviving Unemployment

I’ve never been on an emotional roller coaster quite like unemployment. Searching for a job can be a lonely, frustrating and often lengthy process filled with uncertainty and possibility. I…

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Fall Down, Get Up, Repeat

Just a few weeks ago the entire world was immersed in the events happening at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Each evening families around the globe turned on…

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Working Toward Your Dream Job

A few months ago I moved out to Los Angeles to join my new husband after our wedding. Having graduated with a B.A. in Theatre and Cinema Performance, and currently…

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Why You Should Start A Blog, Part I

Blogging isn’t just for aspiring cookbook authors, fashionistas, or mothers of adorable children. It’s for anyone with a passion. A blog is a platform, a tool we can use to share stories, comment…

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How to Remain a Gracious Leader

When you work hard to accomplish your goals, do everything in your power to achieve a milestone and earn a leadership position, you have every right to be proud of…

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Be Your Own Leslie Knope

There are a million reasons to love NBC’s Parks and Recreation. Amy Poehler is the first hundred, and her character, Councilwoman Leslie Knope, makes up most of the rest. Leslie…

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Freeing the Renaissance Woman

A Note From The Editor: Here at Darling, we value the voice of every woman — regardless of her age. We want to bridge the gap between old and young,…