Mother’s Day-The EMPOWERED Mom Way

Today is ‘officially’ Mother’s Day. But let’s get real. Every day is Mother’s Day. Meaning: every single day we mother, we are mothered, we are loving, we are loved, we are our children’s mothers, we have our own mothers, aunts, sisters, friends, mentors, and incredibly brilliant women in our lives that brilliantly impact our lives,…

On The Air: SIZZLING Hot Topic: Let’s Talk The “P” Word. Politics & Kids

THIS MORNING we are going LIVE ON-AIR and talking the “P” word! Politics & your kids. We are taking on HOT TOPICS!  You do not want to miss this – here’s how YOU can listen and call in!!

Let’s face it. This political season may the ugliest, nastiest, most divisive races in decades. And our kids are all watching it – if you can even let them!

So, how do you talk to your kids about this political season? Are you letting them watch the debates? How are you explaining any of this behavior to them? And these are what types of behaviors and people we want our kids to model themselves after? I mean, after all, one of these two candidates will be elected as our President.

What Happens When Facing Change? Media, Moms, Live Interview & Thinking On Your Feet

We all face change. And often it happens in an instant. And especially as parents. You learn to adjust, switch gears and think on your feet.  And that’s what happened today. Live radio and television interviews lined up starting early this morning. The topic? Savoring The Last Days of Summer.  And while LIVE ON-AIR – you won’t BELIEVE what happened! You have to see this.

Lemonade Stand Makes National News, Empowers Kids and Gives Back To Dallas Police

It started out as a small idea. That proverbial tiny mustard seed. The result was ASTOUNDING!! How did lemonade and popcorn bring together a community, change lives, make NATIONAL NEWS and raise THOUSANDS of dollars for the families of the fallen Dallas Police Officers? You WON’T believe how a small idea empowers an entire community – and mostly our First Responders. You won’t believe what happened next!

How To Talk To Your Kids About Violence

How To Talk To Your Kids About Violence

AP DALLAS SHOOTINGS PROTEST DALLAS A USA TX“Mommy, Is a killer still on the loose?”

He hadn’t even had a chance to wipe the sleepiness from his gaze.  Yet fear was written all over his face.

My innocent child-awash in the violent reality that shattered our world overnight.

Drowning in fear and insecurity – he’s looking to me for answers.

Yet, I was grappling to gasp my own emotional breathe, my still-unprocessed grief and our new gut-wrenching reality we call our world.

How was I to answer his questions? What will I say to all my boys?

Here’s some tips for talking to your kids about violence.