MOMRadioStephaniRuperOn this episode of Motivation Other Moms, Rosemary welcomes Deedra Determan. Deedra talks about juggling motherhood and entrepreneurship, the early financial struggles and her new venture, Thrive15.


“I’ve never met anyone who could do it alone.”
“If you know your numbers and you know where you need to be, you know if you’re being successful.”

About Our Guest

Founder of three websites visited by 100,000 moms monthly / PR Consultant 

D2 Branding was founded by Deedra Determan. Determan has 20+ years of marketing experience starting on the agency side at Ackerman McQueen Advertising Agency to 10 years in the television industry launching news at KOKI Fox 23 making it one of the top Fox affiliates in the country. She later consulted Clear Channel Television’s stations across the country on marketing, promotions, advertising, social media, and website integration. Determan went on to launch niche websites for moms including,, and with over 100,000 moms visiting the websites each month. One year after launching, she sold the websites to Griffin Communications. Determan then followed her true passion in launching D2 Branding, an innovative marketing firm igniting brands to be the market leader in their industry through marketing, public relations, social media, advertising, strategic partnerships, sales, website creation, search engine optimization, content creation, video production, graphic design, and more! Although Deedra likes to downplay it, but we have noticed her extreme competitiveness when it comes to being known as the most stylish member of the Thrive15 team. 


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Key Takeaways

[00:01:38] Deedra explains who she is and what she does
[00:04:02] Juggling motherhood and work
[00:05:39] Deedra talks about 918moms
[00:08:01] Deedra shares details about her new mentoring venture
[00:17:00] When to throw in the towel
[00:20:47] How Deedra came up with her vision
[00:27:38] Time management
[00:28:34] Deedra talks about the juggling act with older kids
[00:29:14] Deedra’s family time rules
[00:30:31] Deedra’s biggest struggle today
[00:31:42] Deedra speaks about finances

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