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Alyssa Rapp

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Secret Weapon for Working Moms Striving to Maximize Productivity: Post-Modern Mary Poppins

(0) Comments | Posted August 3, 2015 | 3:19 PM

In past articles about the "secret of work-life balance," I have intimated that athletics is a key ingredient to this equation.

In the past few weeks, I have been repeatedly reminded that there is another secret weapon as a working mom that I seem to continuously leverage to maximize productivity...

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5 Lessons of Entrepreneurship Taught by a Toddler

(1) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 2:29 PM

In the past, I have written articles on the role of athletics in my journey as an entrepreneur (find it here) and on the value of loyalty to entrepreneurial leaders (find it here). In contemplating other key success factors of entrepreneurship, lately I have been drawing inspiration from a different...

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Grilled Fare for Your Labor Day BBQ -- Perfect Pairings Under $30

(1) Comments | Posted August 23, 2012 | 11:12 AM

God Bless American Food & Wine!

Timeless pairings for your end-of-summer BBQ

Labor Day Weekend conjures up memories of cool summer nights, back-to-school prep, and the season's end of mosquito bites. This year, why not enjoy three fool proof food & wine pairings under $30 enjoy this holiday weekend...

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The Daily Sip's Favorite Fourth of July Summer Sip

(0) Comments | Posted June 26, 2012 | 2:30 PM

Watermelon moscato spritzer

Europeans have enjoyed these for centuries; Americans are just getting into the summer spritzer craze. Far classier than Zima from the 1980s, spritzers can be sipped poolside, throughout the 4th of July barbecue, and on and on. In short, they're the new rage.

I had the pleasure...

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Father's Day Gift Guide from The Daily Sip & Weekly Pint

(0) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 2:40 PM

Non-Cliché Gifts for Craft Beer and Wine-Loving Dads:

Whether he's a biker, golfer, or griller, we've got innovative gifts for your dad. It is Father's Day season yet again, and another year of decisions about what to buy. (Not another tie!) If the dad in your life loves wine and/or...

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Bracket, Taste, Win: A March Madness Wine Tasting Game

(0) Comments | Posted March 22, 2012 | 12:26 PM

By now, the brackets have been circulated, the pools have been entered, and the heat is on. Who will win it this year -- the underdog, the proverbial new kid on the block? Only time -- and some heart-palpitating jump shots -- will tell.

If you are someone, like most...

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