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 –…

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How To Talk To Your Kids About Violence

How To Talk To Your Kids About Violence “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 –…

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The Selfie Generation: Entitled or Empowered?

The Selfie Generation: Entitled or Empowered? FACE IT: The Selfie Is Here To Stay. It’s as ubiquitous as are cell phones. And isn’t it funny that today is “NATIONAL SELFIE DAY”?! We live in a world where everyone thinks ‘it’s all about me’ – and that is especially – and acutely accurate for our kids,…

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Jumping Naked On A Trampoline. 3 Empowering Reasons You Should NOW

What are your plans for this Summer? Picnic? Parade? Some fun in the sun and Swimming? How ’bout the grill. Throw on some hot dogs…  which leads me to what I wanna do. I wanna jump naked on a trampoline. And Dance. But lots of jumping.  High. And do flips. And toe-touches. Here’s why it’s so important…  and…

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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…

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