When you take a look at a piece of art whether it is a sculpture, a painting or a carefully designed dress, you will most likely spot some imperfections. Creation is a process and in that process there are Read more
Let’s start with DATA, according to the “Remodeling Cost vs. Value report 2011-2012.” Today,the costs to remodel a kitchen or bathroom remain stable. A mid-range kitchen remodeling project could recoup 72% when you resell, and an Read more
Mention the word gossip and many people think of spiteful rumors spread without regard to the truth. In reality malicious rumormongers make up on a small fraction of what constitutes gossip, media and networking expert Shawne Duperon says.
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We have projects that we in the beginning started with passion and enthusiasm to only later ditch the project, or get side-tracked.
Many Read more
In an arena where companies now have their choice of personnel, having a personal brand – especially one that meshes with the branding message of a company, can make all the Read more
LOOKING FOR WORK?
The new trend in interviewing may require you to brush up on your camera skills. In 2011, it’s estimated that 42% of first round interviews were conducted via webcam according to the Wall Street Journal.
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Nearly every morning over this past summer I’d take the short walk up to our roof top garden. As an urban dweller Read more
The other day I happened to have a stimulating conversation with a friend that was trying to explain to me the problems with getting married in today’s society. He was trying to elucidate to me why men are not Read more
Well, the holidays are upon us. I’m Jewish, married to a non-Jewish man thus we celebrate all holidays. And I am not just talking Chanukah and Christmas. Let’s add Easter, Passover, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Read more
Breakfast – Always eat breakfast within the first hour of waking up to get your body out of “Starvation Mode”, which it enters into during 4-5 hours of sleep. Rolled Oats/Oatmeal make a Read more
Vivacious petite (5’1″) powerhouse Dionne has been lighting up the stage on Shakira’s World Tour for the last couple of years, and this week (11-10) Dionne was in Las Vegas to perform LIVE at the 12th Read more
Dr. D Ivan Young is a renowned relationship & holistic life coach, engaging & entertaining motivational speaker, and gifted teacher who conducts life-changing workshops and live events across the globe. As the author of Break Up, Don’t Break Read more
FITNESS ADVICE FOR PETITE WOMEN AND FOR MEN TOO! Diet TIPS – Starvation or extreme dieting will reduce your BMR up to 30%. This is why I do not believe in, nor recommend diets. Remember – “If I Read more
Kathy Ireland is one of the most well-known names in modeling and now Kathy Ireland Worldwide (KIWW) has become one of the most respected companies around the world, designing and marketing thousands of products ranging from clothes to household Read more
METABOLISM: Podcast Playing! Tune into Bella Petite Fitness Expert Jeanene Cannon on The Bella Petite Hour with Kathy Ireland!
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Relationships don’t always turn out the way we hoped for them to be. No one goes into a relationship expecting a low survival rate, nor a relationship doom before it even gets out Read more
Virtual Job Interviews: 5 Tips to Get You to the Next Interview Stage
In our tech driven society, video job interviewing is becoming the preferred method of determining who gets past the first stage of the interview process. Read more
There is nothing more exciting than the perfect kiss. Amazingly enough I feel that every woman knows without a doubt, when the man in her life has given her the perfect Read more
It is not often that I find time to read. Typically I put books, magazines and newsletters in a pile and throw a few in my Read more
Vanessa DeLeon’s interior design is inspired by her Cuban roots and the Art Deco styling that so strongly influences her culture. This, coupled with her innovative sensibility and keen eye for details, results in her signature Read more
You need not be an Olympic Athlete to possess a winning attitude. Just be willing to put in the necessary work to get it!
- Set performance: oriented goals that you can attain. It might be Read more
Is your relationship to your work one of a Job, a Career, or a Calling? Research suggests that people who consider their work to be a Calling report greater life and Read more
I’m sure many of you have heard the cliché “All is fair in love and war” at least one time or another in your life, you may have even said this cliché yourself.
In a July 2010 global survey conducted on by Thomson Reuters/Ipsos on Workplace Attire, 2/3 (66%) of respondents said Read more
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Hollywood Celebrity Couple Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Sex Secrets!
Latest news on Hollywood celebrity marriage Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith and how they are the perfect couple! Giving us additional reasons why 6’4″ manzon Will Read more
Perhaps you can remember a time when you felt the glow of your sun kissed body radiating from beneath a silk sundress blowing in the breezes Read more
Money has all sorts of connotations for different people. Some will view money as a statement of who they Read more
Bella Petite proudly presents newly contributing writer Candace Chambers-Belida on Dating and Relationships!
WHEN LOVE IS LOST: part one
Bella Petite was given an all-access pass to the world of fashion with international celebrity stylist and fashion editor Kithe Brewster! You can say his name is synonymous with fashion and beauty. He consistently reinvents celebrity Read more
A tremendous amount of evidence indicates that people who are fit and healthy tend to be more successful, in their chosen fields. Why is this?
The answer lies in the Read more
As a former marketing professional for the technology sector, I often worked on developing branding and advertising campaigns for products and services so my transition into the image industry was an easy Read more
This is a reflection on making a major transition or transformation in your personal life. Your business and personal lives are not exclusive they are actually one in the same, seamless, Read more
Sitting in her office with the senior manager on her team, Harriett looks through her glasses and begins to fiddle with her pencil.
“If we try to resolve this Read more
Ever wonder how Obese people on the Biggest Loser can lose the amount of weight you weigh almost in totality and yet, you struggle to just lose 10 pounds? It can be quite frustrating especially when you are active Read more
We all go through times where we’ve lost the focus on our goals and aspirations. Family issues arise, holiday times and/or an over committed schedule are all examples of the subtle ways one can get side tracked. It happens. Read more
In the upcoming New Year, like previous years, we are faced with many challenges. Whether it’s a failing economy, a planet in peril, or changing the fashion industry standards, the challenges remain. But within all these challenges, there is Read more
Have you ever felt like there was a landslide of opportunities that all of a sudden appeared? You look left and you can choose to take the opportunities on that pathway. Then you look right Read more
This article is written by Bella Petite’s health and fitness contributor Jeanene Cannon. Jeanene is a Certified Personal Trainer & Corrective Exercise Specialist via the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
MAINTAIN, DON’T GAIN
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There are times when we all hit the wall. We hit that wall when we start to wonder whether or not what we’re doing is making any kind of impact – not just on ourselves and our families, Read more
Amidst the pre-packaged wonderland of our modern supermarkets, everything is quite conveniently packaged in plastic bags and containers. One can shop for years, and take these Read more
THREE TYPES OF WOMEN
This has led me to identify a few client “types,” and coaching methods that tend to Read more
This week’s Bella Petite Hour radio show hosts the “Who Needs a Jersey” promotional campaign, created by Eddie Drummond of the NFL. The campaign message for “Who Needs a Jersey” is that you don’t need to be Read more
Back from blissful Bali and ready to rock and roll…NOT. Okay first of all, Bali was total chaos, Chaos I tell you. The traffic and mad scooter driving in Kuta put those crazy Italians in Rome to Read more
To move forward with passion and conviction every business leader needs to have faith. No matter your spiritual orientation Read more
It is true that limb lengthening (LLD) surgery is actually an amazing procedure and equates to a small miracle for some (like, people with leg inequality, bone deformities or for patients who have suffered Read more
Do you feel alive? Do you get excited? Are you curious? Are you aware and living in the moment? Or do you feel like you’re living in a box, in Read more
Petite Deformity of Another Kind “Distraction Osteogenesis…callus distraction…callotasis and osterodistraction are all part of the same thing – breaking the tibia and fibula, and inserting the Fixator – HUH?? Sounds like something out of a science fiction movie, right?! Read more
Don’t you hate it when people tell you to stop and smell the roses? Especially when you feel like if you stop for even a moment its all going to come crashing down around you. How can you stop Read more
6/29/10: The Bella Petite Hour (with host Ann Lauren) features Fortune 500 business experts Maria Gamb and Michael McMillan. We are going to talk about the importance of saying what you mean and meaning what you say. Plus, Read more