Clips

Brette Sember has been working as a freelancer for almost 20 years. Her work has appeared in over 160 print publications and countless online sites. (Complete List of Magazine and Website Contributions) She has worked as a staff writer, regular contributor, blogger, columnist, and more for a variety of magazines and sites. She writes about travel, law, parenting, divorce, business, social media, health, food, entertainment, and education and also writes personal essays and humor pieces.

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PuttingitAllOnTheTable.com ~ TakingGlutenOffTheTable.com

Business

How Small Business Employees Can Travel Cheaper (Business2Community.com)

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Cyber Monday 2015: Tips to Help Your Business Increase Sales (LegalZoom.com)

Business_Cyber Monday 2015 Tips to Help Your Business Increase Sales

What Makes an LLC Different from a PLLC (LegalZoom.com)

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How to Obtain a Tax ID for an LLC (LegalZoom.com)

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Investing Wisely: Tips for Using Your Savings to Start a Business (LegalZoom.com)

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Divorce

Who Gets The Dog in a Divorce? (Avvo Stories)

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Do You Need a Catholic Annulment? The Pope Can Help. (Avvo Stories)

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Why a Good Divorce Is Better Than a Bad Marriage for Kids (HuffingtonPost.com)

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The ABC’s of Alimony (DoOver.com)

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Caution: How Reconciliation Can Sabotage Your Divorce (DoOver.com)

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Why You Need a Social Media Clause in Your Divorce (HuffingtonPost.com)

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Taking Kids to Court (Big Apple Parent)

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Kids’ Role in Co-Parenting (Boston Parents Paper)

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A Profile of the Court Appointed Special Advocates Program (Placement Magazine)

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Entertainment

Essays

Why I‘ve Never Gotten Over Princess Diana’s Death (ScaryMommy.com)

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Why I’ll Never Regret Marrying My High School Sweetheart (WomansDay.com)

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Fortysomething: Tug of War (WomensVoicesForChange.Org)

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Coming Home (At Home Mother)

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Confessions of a Ferberizer (Big Apple Parent)

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Freedom Lost and Found! (MetroBaby)

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Piercing (Brooklyn Parent)

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Thanksgiving Our Way (Washington Families)

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The Nap Conspiracy

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Family Activities

Bring Spring Indoors (WNY Family)

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Cool It (San Diego Family)

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Making Mischief in March (Parent)

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Finance

8 Tax Breaks for Homeowners (Zillow.com)

Finance_8 Tax Breaks for Homeowners

Late Filing Your Taxes? This Small Change Could Cost You (Avvo Stories)

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The Financial Pitfalls of Unmarried Couples (Avvo Stories)

Finance_TheFinancialPitfallsofUnmarriedCouples

Investing Wisely: Tips for Using Your Savings to Start a Business (LegalZoom.com)

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What to Teach Your Kids About Credit (Montana Parent)

Finance_What To Teach Your Kids About Credit

Repair Your Own Credit (Hudson Valley Parent)

Finance_Repair Your Own Credit

Million Dollar Baby (ePregnancy)

Finance_Million Dollar Baby

How to Repair Your Family’s Credit (MetroKids Pennsylvania)

Finance_How To Repair Your Familys Credit

Buried in Bills (Hudson Valley Parent)

Finance_Buried in Bills

Food

Surprising Things to Make in Your Blender (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_Surprising Things to Make in Your Blender

Buffalo Chicken Touchdowns for Your Super Bowl Party (PasteMagazine.com)

Buffalo Chicken Touchdowns for Your Super Bowl Party

8 Ugly Foods That Taste Really Good (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_8 Really Ugly Foods That Taste Really Good

10 Hot Cocoa Upgrades (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_10 Hot Cocoa Upgrades

7 Tips for a Successful Fondue Party (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_7 Tips for a Successful Fondue Party

8 Easy Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfasts (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_8 Easy Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfasts

That’s How the Cookie Crumbles: 10 Tips for Baking Cut-Out Cookies (PasteMagazine.com)

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8 Ways to Use Pomegranates (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_8 Ways to Use Pomegranates

8 Swaps to Make in Your Pantry for Healthy Eating (PasteMagazine.com)

8 Swaps to Make in Your Pantry for Healthy Eating

5 Amazing Meals in Parchment Paper (PasteMagazine.com)

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7 Winter Squashes Too Good to Overlook (PasteMagazine.com)

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10 Foods You Didn’t Know You Can Make in a Muffin Tin (PasteMagazine.com)

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8 Tips for Surviving Harvest Season at the CSA (PasteMagazine.com)

Food_8 Tips for Surviving Harvest Season at the CSA

7 Things Restaurants Don’t Understand About Gluten-Free Diners (PasteMagazine.com)

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10 Things I Wish Restaurants Understood About Gluten Intolerance (HuffingtonPost.com)

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Chomp! Chomp! (Spirit-Southwest Airlines)

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Forget the Pots and Pans (ZesterDaily.com)

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Martha and Me: Living the Martha Life (OpenSalon.com)

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Preparation is Everything (Pregnancy)

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Health

Aging in Place (MoneyGeek.com)

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New Laws Improve Access to Birth Control (Avvo Stories)

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Does Acupuncture Really Work? (CompletelyYou.com)

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Should You Take Calcium Supplements? (CompletelyYou.com)

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Can You Get Through the Holidays Without Overeating? (CompletelyYou.com)

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Don’t Be Shy (Conceive Magazine)

Don't Be Shy (from Conceive Magazine)

What If You Have a Big Baby? (ePregnancy Magazine)

What If you Have a Big Baby (from ePregnancy Magazine)

Humor

Every Thought I Have During Yoga Class (HelloGiggles.com)

Humor_Every Thought I Have During Yoga Class

27 Ways Parenting a Teenager Is Like Dating One (TheMid.com)

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20 Things I Don‘t Miss About the 70’s (TheMid.com)

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A Handy Translation of Your Friend’s Recent Facebook Post (TheMid.com)

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Sex In Your Teens vs. Sex In Your 40s (TheMid.com)

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Signs He’s Really a Father (ePregnancy Magazine)

Humor_SignsHesReallyaFather

20 Life Rules of Soap Operas (ReelLifeWithJane.com)

Humor_20LifeRulesofSoapOperas

14 Signs You Are Pregnant Again (ePregnancy)

Humor_14 Signs Youre Pregnant Again

Law

How To Legally Officiate a Wedding (Seattle Bride)

Parenting_How to Legally Officiate a Wedding

10 Legal Considerations When Buying a Home (QuickenLoans.com)

Law_10 Legal Considerations When Buying a Home

Protecting the Elderly Against Guardianship Abuse (SeniorAdvisor.com)

Law_Protecting the Elderly Against Guardianship Abuse

Do You Need a Living Trust (SeniorAdvisor.com)

Law_Do You Need a Living Trust

Why Does Everyone Hate the Supreme Court? (Avvo Stories)

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Sofia Vergara’s Embattled Embryos (Avvo Stories)

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It’s Your Birthright: Understanding Your Rights During Labor and Delivery (ePregnancy Magazine)

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Organizing

Clear Your Counters: 8 Small Appliances You Probably Don’t Need (PasteMagazine.com)

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Parenting

8 Questions to Ask When Your Child is Traveling Overseas (Parent Map)

Parenting_8 Questions to Ask When Your Child is Traveling Overseas

How Can I Keep My Kid Safe Online? (Avvo Stories)

Parenting_HowCanIKeepMyKidSafeOnline

Can You Legally Name Your Baby Anything? (Seattle Magazine)

Parenting_Can You Legally Name Your Baby Anything

Why Adopting from Foster Care Might be Right for You (Adoption.com)

Parenting_WhyAdoptingfromFosterCareMightbeRightforYou

Home....But Not Alone (American Baby)

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Parenting Apart: Coping With Visitation (ePregnancy Magazine)

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Parenting Together Apart: Splitting Up the Kids (MommaSaid.net)

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7 Pitfalls of Co-Parenting (The Boston Parents’ Paper)

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Four-Part Award Winning Series about Co-Parenting (Parenthood.com)

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Co-Parenting - How Separated Parents Can Make It Work (The Boston Parents’ Paper)

Parenting_How Separated Parents Can Make It Work

Home...But Not Alone (American Baby)

Parenting_Home but Not Alone

From Stepmom to Mother (Fit Pregnancy)

Parenting_From Stepmom to Mother

How to Make Sure Santa Isn’t a Felon (Avvo Stories)

Holiday_How to Make Sure Santa Isnt a Felon

Travel

How to Be Your Own Boomer Tour Guide in Japan (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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Making Friends in Kyoto’s Arashyiama Monkey Park (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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12 Reasons Bermuda Might Be the Perfect Island Getaway (GoGirlfriend.com)

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Active Getaway to the Adirondacks (ATravelersLibrary.com)

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Gluten-Free Travel Tips Help Make Travel Tasty Again (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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Gluten-Free Travel: Finding Local Specialties (HuffingtonPost.com)

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Family Travel to Black Hills (GoGirlfriend.com)

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Local Handmade Items Make Travel Memories Last (GoGirlfriend.com)

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Off the Beaten Path in the Finger Lakes (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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St. Martin - Tropical Getaway for Your Senses (GoGirlfriend.com)

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Step Across a Loch Back in TIme (Global-Writes.com)

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Take a Whirl at the Windmill (Western New York Family)

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Visiting Blarney Castle, Ireland (GoGirlfriend.com)

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10 Best Travel Food Experiences (ATravelersLibrary.com)

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Travel Shopping Rules for Bringing Home Your Treasures (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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Travel Shopping Brings Your Journey Home With You (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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An Active Afternoon in St. Lucia: Mud, Chocolate and Sand (MyItchyTravelFeet.com)

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Writing and Book Reviews

The Love of Writing: It‘s Kid Stuff (Writer’s Digest)

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Leaves in the Tea (BlueInkReviews.com)

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The Dutch Institute (BlueInkReviews.com)

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Tangled Web (BlueInkReviews.com)

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The Lawyer’s Bookshelf (New York Law Journal)

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Books for Back to School (The Family Forum)

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Jog Your Journaling Memory (Personal Journaling)

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