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Helen Jane Hearn
Works at Wine Spoken Here
Attended Marquette University
Lives in Napa Valley, California
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These days, I'm trying out religion.
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Shared publicly  - Sharing a little meal planning logic this week.
Planning our dinners means there's more time to have fun. This week I'm working late AND Whole 30-ing it.
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I'm trying on Lent this year, but I'm sure you're an old pro.
Five days of Lent in, an update about where my heart and head are at.
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We distilled our family values into one word each.
What are your family values?
We posted our family values in our house so they're always top of mind.
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We wrote about tears on TueNight. 
My mom cries at everything. She called it “My Gift of Tears.” (She capitalizes it with her mouth.) She cries at commercials, displays of affection and a solid piece of music — she always has. I was...
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Helen - I can totally relate to this as I get tears too easily and on anything! My husband jokes with me - "If you would have collected a cent for every tear you have dropped, we would have been millionaire's! ;)"
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Let's party.
Old fashioned web logger, Director of Publishers and Communities at Federated Media, entertaining expert, designer, cheese enthusiast, adventureparty host, certified specialist of wine, instigator, bocce team co-captain. I love the internet more than most people.

My husband is rad, my kids make me laugh and my dog has terrible manners.

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keynote speaker at EVO, Certified Specialist of Wine, Cheesewhizzes founder, mother to Nora Lea and Dottie
  • Marquette University
    Advertising/Psych/Art, 92 - 97
  • University of Minnesota
    Art, 97 - 98
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Helen Yeager
Director of Content Strategy
writer, designer, illustrator, home entertaining expert, web design,
  • Wine Spoken Here
    VP Digital Strategy, 8 - present
  • Federated Media Publishing
    Director, Publishers & Communities, 8 - 2014
  • Maplevine
    Owner, 3 - 8
  • Trinchero Family Estates
    Web Manager, 11 - 8
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Thai slow cooker beef recipe |

Not our usual flavors, this Thai lemongrass slow cooker beef dish is perfect for a weeknight dinner that you make your own.

Gourmet Magazine's Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe |

Gourmet Magazine's macaroni and cheese recipe has mustard and a pinch of red pepper flakes with a crunchy bread crumb crust

The internet as a teenager |

At 16 years old, the personal narrative site has a lot of growing up to do. That said, it's pretty cool the way it is. Except for that one g

Seth's Blog: Who do you know?

Let's define "know" as... you're connected with them, in real life, by email or through a direct relationship online. It might be someone in

Bone Tired? Make It Through The Day

We all know that life can get in the way of a good night sleep. Here's how to beat the fatigue.

“We color in here”

This week's guests at Armstrong Inn.

How To Design E-mail For Mobile

Composing emails is now an art form with the rise of mobile devices.

9 Ways To Write Great E-mail Subject Lines

Tired of having your e-mails ignored? Here's how to craft a subject line that grabs and keeps your reader's attention.

Liberal bullying: Privilege-checking and semantics-scolding as internet ...

You might ask yourself, "Hmm, I wonder what's the biggest challenge the Offbeat Empire deals with on a daily basis?" You might ask yourself,

Taking home inspiration from the 2012 Harvest Stomp. |

Lucky enough to attend the Harvest Stomp, I took copious notes so I could apply what I learned to this year's home entertaining.