Browsing Category 52 Real Women

  • ew.52RW Wendy McCance
    52 Real Women

    A Tragedy’s Bright Spot

    Sometimes it takes several hard pushes before you find yourself tripping onto the right path.  Back in 2009, the economy tanked.  I lost a job as a factory ...

    September 1, 2014
  • ew.52RW Jennie McClelland
    52 Real Women

    Are We Really That Different?

    Being a mom or grandma, no matter how many children or grandchildren you have or how old they are, is a tough job. You already knew that.  You ...

    August 25, 2014
  • ew.52RW Jessica Swanson
    52 Real Women

    Who’s Talking You Out Of It?

    If you had one shot to go after your dream, would you do it? Most of us would say, “Yes! Of course!” but the truth is most of ...

    August 18, 2014
  • EW.52RW Elizabeth Witteveen
    52 Real Women

    What’s Your Foundation?

    I like new shoes!  What girl doesn’t?  My daughter, my mother, my sister, my nieces, and my girlfriends love love love shoes.  What is it about shoes that ...

    August 11, 2014
  • ew.52RW Pamela Walker
    52 Real Women

    Game Changer

    I had always felt like I had put my life on hold when I decided to stay at home to school my littles and live on one income. ...

    August 4, 2014
  • ew.52RW.Catherine Stier
    52 Real Women

    Time-Honored Sisterhood

    Years ago, my British-born grandmother told me a true tale of romance and adventure set in WWII England. Grandma’s story went like this: Despite the terror of nightly ...

    July 28, 2014
  • ew.52RW Jenna Wiley
    52 Real Women

    That Number!?

    For the past 5 years, I have weighed around 150 pounds.  I have fought with this number, cried about this number, lied about this number, hid my eyes ...

    July 21, 2014
  • ew.52rw.TerriCloss
    52 Real Women

    Book of Wisdom

    Have you ever come across an expression that made you stop in your tracks, ponder it for a moment, and then say to yourself “How true!”?  I love ...

    July 14, 2014
  • 52RW.SarahZimmer
    52 Real Women

    In Less Than 2 Minutes!

    My mom and I started a “Gratitude Journal” on a daily basis and the idea is that we email each other three things that we are thankful for ...

    July 7, 2014