Back-To-School Tips: Empower Your Kids For a Great School Year

Your kids are probably already into their first few days of Back-To-School. Or will be starting soon. Here’s must-have tips to empower your kids for a great school year! To the school & teachers: I give you my children. Therefore, I give you my heart. You have them for most of the day. Will you…

Back-To-School Time: The First Day of School Bittersweet Exhuberation…Tears and Triumph: Empowering Our Kids: Empowering Ourselves

It’s the eternal paradox of parenting. It’s Back-To-School time.  Are you triumphantly dancing at the freedom or are you grabbing your tissues for your tears?  No matter where you fit in that mix – here’s some perspective you won’t want to miss as you prepare yourself and your kids for the new school year.  …

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 –…

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 –…

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,…

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…