Media coverage is welcome! But, not because of what you may think~

I work in the media so I completely understand the power of positive media coverage. In this case, it makes me even more proud and fulfilled.  For one reason only…and, it’s not ego or to sell books.  But, instead it’s because we are sharing our story about the importance of…

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What do our kids really want for Christmas? Hint…it’s not their two front teeth! Or, the latest toy!

Our children are bombarded with marketing messages everyday. Anyone who tells me television advertising doesn’t work needs to talk to my 4 year old daughter. Recently she told me she “would like to vacation in Punta Cana” because that is where Spongebob lives. Full disclosure-I manage a local television station-and…

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Pleasant Surprise from “Date Night With Mom”

“Date Night With Mom” was written for a variety of reasons.  I saw what an impact that evening had on my son after he wrote about it.  To share the message of quality time with our children is what they crave most. To encourage parents to schedule device free time…

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Inspiration

When we experienced our “Date Night With Mom” we visited Harrison Brothers Hardware on our adventure.  A friend of ours was signing books along with another author. We purchased a book from both and really enjoyed our time spent learning about each of their books and experience. They were both…

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Support from our educators

It has been a busy week! My proudest moment was when our kids donated copies of “Date Night With Mom” to both their schools.  The pride on their faces as they shared our families work was worth the time, expense and challenges of getting this book published. Both our schools,…

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Local Child Author in Huntsville, AL

There are so many things I love about “Date Night With Mom.” One of the many is the setting. Huntsville, Alabama has got to be one of the most lovely places I have ever lived. It has a “small town feel” with a larger cities culture and vibe.  Here, I…

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How was your day? Fine.

Sound familiar? “How was your day?” is probably the most frequently used question asked on a daily basis.   Behind…”How are you?”  Both usually get the same response…”fine”  or “good.” What does that mean? It means there was no real information shared and no engagement. I was educated in the media…

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Date Night With Mom-pinch me!

Hello everyone!  Hard to believe that “Date Night With Mom” is now a reality.  My son and I have worked on this project of love for over 18 months.  It was his dream, vision and encouragement…that kept me focused on seeing this project to fruition. The story is familiar. Working…

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