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Response to NYTimes Op-Ed – from our Founder, Karin Thayer

Brooklyn, NY — September 12th, 2013 — Thursday morning. Three days before the LA 2014 NYC conference I’m producing this Sunday, September 15th.   I wake up in our sweltering rented apartment to my two-year old son thrusting my vibrating

Posted in Blogs and Books, Karin's Blog, Our Experts

LA 2014 Show LA Launches Registration

Considering some of our speakers — like Tara Stiles, Dan Bucatinsky, Dr. Richard Marrs, Ken Cook and Sarah Brokaw — speak to large audiences at sold-out venues on a regular basis…

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Posted in Karin's Blog

Yes To Non-Profits, Our Community Partners

We want to honor the non-profit organizations who work tirelessly to offer well researched information, online communities and inspirational support to the growing population who want to explore all options for creating a family.

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Posted in Community Partners 2013 NYC, Karin's Blog

Why I Love Tara Stiles

She gets a lot of grief from yoga traditionalists, and she does things her way, anyway, and with love. She doesn’t let anyone shake her vision. She is brave enough to put herself out there and to inspire others to reach for the biggest…

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Posted in Karin's Blog, Mind Body Spirit, Our Experts

Producing the LA 2014 Show

I knew it would happen, but I didn’t anticipate all that I’d learn from it. Long story short…

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Posted in Karin's Blog

Thank You, Khloe Kardashian

I am so proud of Khloe Kardashian for sharing her quest with us about creating her family. Her recent TV episode sparked an intense…

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Posted in Community Partners 2013 NYC, Karin's Blog

Yes, This Show Is Really Happening

I think this tweet from @TheWombWarrior is about the biggest confidence booster we’ve experienced so far.

For starters: thank you @TheWombWarrior! Next reaction: OMG! Yes, this show is really happening.

We can hardly believe it ourselves. My LA 2014 team and I…

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Posted in Karin's Blog

How LA 2014 Was Born

To this day I still can’t quite believe it. I’m a Mom! But I’m also infertile.

The experience of trying to get pregnant and create a family was so challenging on every level, that I don’t think I’ll ever be able to shrug the mind-set of someone aspiring…

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Posted in Karin's Blog, Your Stories
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