Author - Sharon Schneider

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Sharon Schneider is the founder of Moxie Jean "upscale resale made easy for busy moms." Moxie Jean sells like-new, stylish baby and kids clothes that have been purchased from moms whose kids have outgrown them. Moxie Jean has been featured on the TODAY Show, Daily Candy, ABC7, Huffington Post, Crain's and many more leading publications, and is currently part of the Excelerate Labs 2012 portfolio.  For the nine years previous, Sharon was an executive at Foundation Source, the nation’s leading provider of support services for private foundations. Most recently, Sharon was Philanthropic Director, assisting the company’s 900 family foundations to accomplish their philanthropic goals. Sharon has been an adviser to dozens of philanthropists, from The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to individual donors. She co-authored “Strategic Philanthropy: Five Approaches to Making a Difference” and is the author of The Philanthropic Family (www.thephilanthropicfamily.com).  Sharon has three beautiful children with her husband Bill, a high school science teacher. 

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Babies can be expensive. They can be little consumption engines. I have three little consumption engines myself, ages 8, 6 and 18 months, so I know this all too well.

The diapers, the baby food, the toys, the gear, the clothes–the clothes! Onesies, sleepers, play clothes, dressy clothes, holiday outfits, bibs, socks. And worst of all, many outfits they only wear two or three times and grow out of.

I love organic, well-made clothes (buying well-made clothes, furniture and othe...

Posted on February 29, 2012 at 7:00 AM by Sharon Schneider