Audrey Kaplan: 3.15.15

  Applause APPLAUSENY.COM   BCM : How did your life change when you became a mom? AK: My life changed when I became a mom since I was a working mom and I left my teaching job at PS 6 to try sand start my own business so I could have more flexible hours. I

Paul Nasrani: 12.28.14

 Adirondack Creamery adirondackcreamery.com   BCM: How did your life change when you became a DAD? 
 PN: The changes in day to day life after becoming a Dad seemed quite daunting pre-having kids (less freedom of choice in personal activities, limited alone time with my wife, no more taking travel adventures on a moments notice, interrupted

Abra Garrett: 12.14.14

MAccabee on the mantel maccabeeonthemantel.com     BCM: How did your life change when you became a mom? 
  AG: Upon becoming a mom my life changed immeasurably and all for the better. I was 28 when I got pregnant with my son Jackson and I had always dealt with a propensity toward anxiety. Being

Jen Gensler: 10.26.14

Tee 2 You TEE2YOU.STRIKINGLY.COM Resides: Chicago Children: 3 Girls; ages 11, 9 & 4    BCM: How did your life change when you became a mom? 
 JG: I was SO ready to become a mom that I think I embraced all of the changes whole-heartedly. I mean, we all need time to adjust to

Emily Liebert: 9.28.14

Author EmilyLiebert.com When We Fall   BCM: How did your life change when you became a mom?  EL: How did my life NOT change? For one, I instantly had a new number one priority—my older son Jax. Suddenly so much of the work minutia that would stress me out didn’t seem as important anymore. That said, since I do

Matthew Mogol: 7.13.14

Kid Lid kidlid.com It’s not everyday you come across a product that you find to be genius! One look at Kid Lid, and we had to meet the brains behind this cool creation. Luckily for us, Matthew resides in our favorite summer spot on the East End of Long Island, NY. Not only did we

Erica Rosenfeld and Susan Parker: 7.6.14

Bari Jay Bari Jay.com We sat down with our friends Erica and Susan, who happen to be sisters and business partners. We dished about work/life balance, a mutual love for candy, SoulCycle and above all…putting family first! BCM: How did you come to run Bari Jay? Bari Jay was our father’s company. We lost him

Scot Tatelman: 6.8.14

Co-Founder State bags STATE BAGS BCM: How did your life change when you became a dad? 
 ST: Instantly becoming one of the two most important people in someone’s life is both exhilarating and terrifying, which will definitely change anyone. But the one way I think my life and outlook has changed is that I’ve

Robin Katz Boyarski: 1.19.14

delishstix, Co-founder Former Talent Executive, MTV BCM: How did your life change when you became a mom? RB: From the moment I saw my son for the first time, I felt a complete and overwhelming sense of love and purpose. While on one hand I was overcome with emotion and the “to-do list” was racing

Julie Dermer Week of: 12.15.13

SoulCycle Instructor BCM: How did your life change when you became a mom? Julie: I became a mom 3 weeks after turning 29. I definitely had “baby on the brain” when I got married the year before , and we were quick to start a family. Life changed in some ways after having Jack, waking

SHARI SCHNALL – WEEK OF 9.22.13

Shari Schnall The Shari Kurzrok Second Chance for Life Foundation BCM – How did your life change when you became a mom? Shari – My life changed in so many ways. After everything I had been through with my own health (having a liver transplant before my wedding in 2005 caused by a rare genetic

BRADI NATHAN – WEEK OF 9.15.13

Bradi Nathan Founder My Work Butterfly Hands In BCM – How did your life change when you became a mom? Bradi -I had an identity crisis when I became a mom. For so long I described myself as the Ad Manager at Marie Claire and suddenly I wore an entirely different hat, with a much

Candice Richards – Week of 8.4.13

Candice Richards Founder LuliBox BCM – How did your life change when you became a mom? Candice – You no longer think of yourself first! I think about my little Ava (Luli) all day and how I can maximize the few hours I have with her in the morning before I go to work and

My Baby is Turning One!

There is something about a 1 Year old birthday…This is the birthday that sets the stage for all the birthdays to come. I know you’re probably thinking – are you for real? The first birthday party is really for the adults and the child will only remember this from looking at pictures when he is

Jennifer Berson – Week of 5/7/13

Jennifer Berson Founder Jeneration PR     BCM – How did your life change when you became a mom? Jennifer – It has changed in every single way possible. I am now filled with so much love, joy, happiness and worry every minute of every day, it is sometimes hard to process. Every decision I make