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My Adventures with a Standing Desk
by Aubre September 4, 2014

Just about every media outlet has written something about standing desks as of late. Here's all you need to know: sitting is killing you slowly and people love their standing desks. Once they start, they can't stop. I am no exception. Here's what else y

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Pretty in Paper Won an Oppenheim Gold Seal Award!
by Aubre July 30, 2014

The Oppenheim Toy Portfolio awarded Pretty in Paper a 2014 Gold Award in the Best Book category! Gold Seal Awards are "given to outstanding new products that enhance the lives of children." How cool is that? You can read their review of Pretty in Paper he

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The Chicago Coffee Shop Report: Where to Work Summer 2014 Edition
by Aubre July 23, 2014

As a freelancer, the number one question I'm asked is whether or not I get stir crazy working from home. Funny enough, I tend to get cabin fever in the summer not the winter. In the winter, I'm more than happy to avoid a snowy commute and cold temps, but

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Coffee Shop Disasters and How to Survive Them
by Aubre June 13, 2014

Part of the appeal of the freelance life is imagining yourself working happily from a beautiful coffee shop in Paris while you sip a cappuccino and nibble on a croissant on the sunny sidewalk patio of a tree-lined street bustling with interesting people.

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