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Feed Your Mind, Body and Entrepreneurial Spirit

Join Walking in Other People’s Shoes for an evening to enhance your entrepreneurial spirit. During this immersive self-development experience, enjoy a sensational meal and wine pairing created exclusively for us by executive chef, Vanessa Ceballos, of Firefly Petite Cafe Bistro in Sunnyside, Queens.

At this intimate event, we’ll start the evening with an empowering mindfulness exercise to root you in your purpose and energize your entrepreneurial spirit, led by our Wellness Advisor, Julia Baum, LMHC. From there, enjoy the pleasures of a finely prepared three-course meal as we take a deep-dive into the ins and outs of developing a thriving career built on passion and creativity. Our discussion will start with a structured interview with Vanessa about how she carved her path as owner and executive chef of Firefly, and will lead into a group conversation to facilitate learning and growth for all of our guests. Learn to start or develop your business. Explore the challenges and rewards of leading a purpose-driven life and build your support network.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop meaningful connections with like-minded and inspired women in your community and support each other.

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Overcoming Fear to Pursue Your Passion
Overcoming Fear to Pursue your Passion

Join me and Walking in Other People’s Shoes for an intimate chat with their November guest blogger--recovering corporate lawyer/fitness entrepreneur Sheela Pai--about how she overcame her fear of ending her decade long legal career to pursue her passion of fitness consulting and blogging. We’ll discuss how she worked through her concerns about taking the leap and other hurdles she faced. Healthy snacks will be provided.

To reserve your spot, please RSVP by emailing Seating is limited! Tickets are $15 per person and can be paid via Venmo. 

Julia Baum is a licensed psychotherapist who helps creative entrepreneurs overcome productivity blocks, procrastination, and work/life imbalance. She uses evidence-based therapeutic practices, ancient philosophy, mindfulness, and understanding from her own background in the arts to help her clients reach their full potential. She holds a MSEd in Mental Health Counseling from Fordham University and a BFA from the School of Visual Arts. Julia works in private practice in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY. Find her on IG at @yestherapy, Twitter @juliabaum, or Facebook at @juliabaumtherapy.

Sheela Pai is a recovering former corporate litigator turned fitness consultant and blogger. As a consultant, Sheela works closely with studio owners and other fitness entrepreneurs to develop strategies for building their businesses and growing their communities. On her blog A Healthy Slice of Pai ( and Instagram (@ahealthysliceofpai) she shares her experiences and lessons learned as an active fitness enthusiast in the NYC boutique fitness scene, her triumphs and takeaways as she trains for the NYC Marathon and beyond, and her thoughts about current trends in fitness, health, and wellness. 

Walking In Other People’s Shoes is a blog community for women to inspire and encourage each other by sharing how they found their voices. In addition to the blog, they host workshops to help women to find and strengthen their voices.