Category : Parenting

- 3 months ago

Six Secrets to Traveling With Young Children

#FamilyVacationYou are probably thinking about taking a family vacation before the end of the year. If that's true, I have the answers to your travel questions!Not to brag or anything, but last July, I traveled to Atlanta, Georgia solo with my three...

- 3 months ago

Five Hacks To Survive This Heatwave

Headed to work on a summer daySucceeding as a working mom requires planning, preparation and execution. And then, just when you think you have it all together, something changes. A recent change is the heat wave that has been sweeping the country. It...

- 3 months ago

A Working Mom Rocking Heatwave Hair Like a Boss!

Making the best of a heatwave& There is a heat wave surging around the country. So, it is a fair guess that it is hot and humid& & ☀️& in your world too.& In Pittsburgh, each day this past week seemed hotter than the last. And, we don't have air con...

- 4 months ago

Be Careful About Dancing at the Work Party...

Working Mom doing "The Wobble" at an event“We want everyone to be comfortable bringing their ‘whole self to work.’”If you have participated in any presentations from your company’s inclusion office you know that there is an effort to get people to be...

- 4 months ago

Celebrating the Fourth of July

Pool time!“Remember it was only about 250 years ago this nation began as an idea where everybody had the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,” Heinz History Center President Dr. Andy Masich said.I'm sure that you can tell that I am a...

- 4 months ago

After Vacation I Got to Celebrate My Daughter!

@PNCParkI am back from vacation y'all! It was amazing. As far as I am concerned, it's not a vacation without a trip to the beach. So, I arranged for me and the kids to go to Virginia Beach with my mom, sister, aunts and cousins because Andre had to w...

- 5 months ago

On Vacation!

The kids and I are exploring Virginia with family this week. So, tune into me on Instagram to see what we’re up to!Until next week...

- 6 months ago

It Takes a Village To Support a Mom

Part of my mommy village“Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy.”& – Tina FeyThe above quote from Tina Fey captures motherhood in a nutshell. It is all consuming, absolutely overwhelming and completely worth it. Being a mom has pushed me to m...

- 6 months ago

The Working Mom Reality Show

Last Friday night I posted a photo of me and my husband on Instagram. We were on our way to an event. I was in full makeup and a formal dress coat was covering my gown. channeled my inner Beyonce,& struck a pose and did my best attempt at a sultry p...

- 6 months ago

How You Can Enjoy Life During These Trying Times

Easter Sunday #ChurchFlowWe were blessed with a blessed, peaceful, ordinary Easter Sunday. Our kids woke up to presents from the Easter Bunny contained in baskets. They ate candy, followed by breakfast and got ready for church. (Yes, in that order! :...

- 6 months ago

Spring Break Gratitude

Mom and daughter at playground“Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.” – Amy ColletteI had grand plans for Spring Break. There was a plane and a beach involved. I was also planning to vi...

- 7 months ago

Four Secrets to Success For Working Moms

“So, please, let's stop talking about 'having it all' and start talking about the very real challenges of 'doing it all.'"& ―& Kirsten Gillibrand,& Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the WorldWhen people talk about "having it all", at the co...

- 7 months ago

You Can Overcome Working Mom Guilt

Mom at Disney smiling because her kids were happy!“One of the conflicts inherent in having choice is that we all make different ones. There is always an opportunity cost, and I don't know any woman who feels comfortable with all her decisions. As a r...