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Capturing The Moments That Matter: Empowering Your Kids

Capturing The Moments That Matter: Empower Your Kids. Especially your Tweens and Teens.

You blinked, didn’t you?

You’re exhausted!  What is sleep? You’re not sleeping, the babies aren’t sleeping, and now sleep-deprivation has truly overtaken any memory of sanity and any recognition of YOU – or who you once were before kids.

You prayed to just get through the infant, the baby, the toddler stage and then – you blinked.

Then it’s all the firsts. First steps, first words, first day of Pre-K, Kindergarten, 3rd grade…and then you remembered you blinked and all the sudden your baby is growing up in milliseconds in front of your eyes. Or when you blinked. When did this happen so fast?

Then your baby isn’t your baby any more…here’s a reminder to capture these precious moments, breathe in these fleeting glimpses of joy. Here’s why it’s so important and how YOU can take in each beautiful step along the journey. Here’s how to discover and enjoy capturing the journey…

The Empowered Mom Christmas Traditions Getting a Real Tree Griswold's or Hallmark Channel

This Is Us. Who Are You? Hallmark Channel or The Griswold’s? Empowering Expectations

“This Is Us” – a Mix of The Hallmark Channel Vs. The Griswold’s

How many of you can relate to this?

Going to get a Christmas tree or take family pictures or go to a one of the fun family events going on this time of year and you picture laughter and fun and holding hands…. and then. REALITY.

You’re all arguing, kids are fighting and you’re absolutely exasperated and worn out.

And THAT is BEFORE even getting out of the driveway!!!!

That’s exactly what happened to us when we went to go get our Christmas tree this year. And I know you can relate, so I just had to share this hilarious, maddening, chaotic, merriment and the chorus of, “WE WILL have FUN and MAKE this a FUN, FOND, FAMILY MEMORY!!!!”  You think it’s going to be The Hallmark Channel – instead it’s more like This Is Us and The Griswold’s.

Can you relate?

I know you’re shaking your heads right now. It’s more like a chorus of “ohhhh, myyy gawwwd, this is my life.” Here’s what happened… 

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!

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, dubbed, “The Selfie Generation”.

But how do you prevent your child from thinking THEY are the center of the universe?

May The Fourth Be With You: And The Force EMPOWER You!

I want a lightsaber.  Like a REAL-LIFE lifesaver of EMPOWERMENT! With the ability to empower me, my kids, my family.  And defend against the dark side. Oh, that dark side. We’ll get to that. In another galaxy far, far away. (Okay, another day.) But today is HAPPY STAR WARS DAY! Which is essentially a NATIONAL…

Empowering Your Kids During Bad Weather: From Scared to Safe And Empowered!

“MOMMY! It’s a tornado!! I’m SCARED!! Are we going to die?!” That’s your terrified child pleading for your help, your reassurance. Think about it.  If YOU are frightened or concerned, simply imagine the terror it strikes in your children. You can change that.  And it’s all about being PREPARED – and empowering your child in the…

Mid-Summer Mayhem, Summer Insanity and Things To Do in Dallas And The ‘Burbs

Let’s get real, people.  Are you like a lot of Moms at this point – about to kick the b— , err, the bored

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om out of your kids?

We’re all there.  Mid-Summer.  Mid-Fun. But Mid-Insane.

It’s the Mid-Summer Blues….  the “Mom, I’m Bored!” on loop.
But here’s some fun, tips, things to do in Dallas and The ‘Burbs.

 

The Empowered Mom Milestone – Things To Do This Summer

So it’s been a busy summer of family events, things to do, places to go….   and lots of fun and discovery! But it’s also been one of milestones… Lemme ‘splain… The Empowered Mom Milestone ! So, the take-aways… 1) Teaching yourself how to be empowered is one thing… but teaching your kids independence is…

Empowered Independence – Empowering Your Kids

Independence. Empowered.

The pinnacle pillar of our great nation.

It’s Empowering, after all, isn’t it?

And teaching your kids the significance of the holiday also empowers them.

There’s so many great things to do for families and kids this time of year.  And this holiday was jam-packed with excitement!!

Fireworks, pool parties, parades, cook-outs were just part of it. This year my kids learned about building a business.

Especially with this…

Empowering Your Family This Independence Day: Family Things To Do

American flag wavingYEP, it’s the 4th of July!  Happy Independence Day to all you EMPOWERING people!!

But don’t have your day all planned out?  Don’t panic, don’t stress –  We’ve got all the information you need to know to make your 4th of July — well, a BLAST!

We’ve put together a list of family activities, happenings, events and things to do for your family, places to go, things to see, discount rates for your family (so you can have some Independence from spending too much!).

Empowering yourself this holiday and have fun.  Here’s your family guide: