Get The Most Out Of Summer. Things To Do Before Trading Summer Sun For School Bells

Make The Most Of These Last Days of Summer

Soon it’s trading Summer Sun for School Bells.

But here’s some ways to savor these last days of summer and making memories with your kids. And isn’t that what it’s all about? Time, fun and memories with your kids? Here’s what YOU can do to savor summer! Don’t miss out on THESE life-long memories in the making!

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.

How To Get Fired As a Room Mom-Or In This Case How I Wasn’t HIRED as Room Mom!

OH. MY. GAWD. You have GOT to be kidding me! It’s the end of the school year – we are all DONE! DONE! DONE! It’s a juxtaposition of emotions: tears because our ‘babies’ are getting older and it’s going too fast and then the TERRIFYING reality hits: HOLY-OH-BABY-JESUS the kids are HOME, like ALL DAY, for the summer.  It’s good and bad. And then there’s wine.

I want to share one of the most hysterical stories with you about this year – along with one of my MOST POPULAR posts called: “How To Get Fired As A Room Mom”. I can now add: How NOT to get Hired as a Room Mom! You have to check this video and post – you will relate, you will understand, and most of all, you will LAUGH!! This is a MUST SEE and a MUST READ. You will Crack Up! I laughed so hard at all the irony I think I peed my pants,

The Empowered Mom TV Debuts!

It’s been a thrilling, exciting and yes, empowering journey…and today a MAJOR step as THE EMPOWERED MOM TV debuts! And The Empowered Mom Family of Companies continues its growth. Check this out: So, yes, it’s just a bit of a tease – that’s why the video on my phone was blurry- you have to tune…

Business At Baseball: Empowered Everywhere

Moms are SERIOUS about their Baseball. Rather their 11-year-old-certainly-soon-to-be-signed-by-Major-League-Baseball! Or so it seems! Jeez! They are LITTLE boys! Let them have FUN! But yesterday, when I was going between two of my little’s games, different times, different fields, I was doing business. Yes. Business At Baseball. Making calls, confirming details, approving scripts – Oh, he’s up…

Dirty Laundry, TV Crew and Empowering Lessons

How are we possibly supposed to it all? All this empowering stuff? Well, we drop the perfectionism! And replace it with EMPOWERMENT! We are about to tape The Empowered Mom TV segments – and there’s still dirty laundry piled up. SO WHAT!! Just do one thing at a time, figure out what matters most –…