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A celebration of motherhood with lunch, discussion and prizes!
Come out for a morning and celebrate motherhood with us. Get inspired by our speakers and learn some tips for managing this amazing and at times challenging journey.
There will be a panel of three moms who will share how they manage to have it all as defined by their rules and their family. We want to discuss what having it all means for moms today. We'll hear from the Entrepreneurial Mom (Julie Cole), the Executive Mom (Mireille Millette), and the Work-From-Home Mom (Rebecca Eckler).
Topic: Managing The Mother-load ~
Redefining "Having It All"
Location: Thornhill Golf & Country Club
Date: Sunday, May 4, 2014
Registration Time: 9:00-9:30 AM
Presentation Time: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM (Lunch is included.)
This is a must-go-to-event for ALL moms!
Julie Cole - She is the co-founding vice-president of award-winning children's label manufacturer Mabel's Labels. She has helped her company bring their product to a worldwide market, gain media recognition and win countless entrepreneur awards. Cole is a regular contributor to HLN's Raising America, an influential and syndicated blogger and a mother of six. www.mabelslabels.com Follow her on twitter @juliecole
Rebecca Eckler - She is one of Canada’s most well-known
journalists and authors. She is the bestselling author of Knocked Up: Confessions of a Hip Mother-to-Be, Wiped!, Life With a Pint-Sized Dictator, as well as the author of the international bestseller, How to Raise a Boyfriend. Rebecca currently writes for numerous magazines and parenting blogs across North America, and has been a columnist for The Globe & Mail and National Post. The Mommy Mob is her ninth book. And Rebecca is a character in a Margaret Atwood novel!
Mireille Millette - Mireille has spent the last 15 years working in the not-for-profit sector. She is currently the Associate Director of Advancement at The Sterling Hall School (SHS). SHS an independent day school for boys from JK to Grade 8. It’s a busy, inspiring and boy-focused space. It’s similar to Mireille’s home where her husband and two young boys keep every day full of new challenges, possibility and Goldfish cracker crumbs.
Mireille makes time to give back to her community as a Healthy Start, Healthy Future/Life With A Baby Board member and works alongside Advancement colleagues across Canada as Co-Chair of Regional Professional Development for the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools Advancement Professionals.