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My name is Alexis Shaffer and I am the author of Steel Toe Pumps.  I grew up in a time when women had the choice to go into whatever career they wanted to but often...

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Eat Dessert First
I have always liked to savor my food and take the perfect last bite of food.  Weird, I know, but I would often save that...
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You Can’t Do That
In preschool  (how I remember something from when I was 4 I’ll never know but I remember it very clearly when I’m faced with a...
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Say what you mean and mean what you say
Often times as women we are taught to “play nice”.  As a child, I said what was on my mind.  I once told a Catholic...
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Is 95% the new 100%
In college, I had a class in which once per week we had a group project to work on.  We did the research, wrote the...
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Don’t go chasing water balloons
Over the summer,  my youngest daughter Fiona (age 3 ) was throwing water balloons into their pool on the deck ( the $14.99  blow up...
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Introduction
Growing up I was good in math/science. So the natural progression of being a child a of a liberal mom who started her career in...
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