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I’m Vending at The Momference

I am so excited to be part of the Mommy Market at The Momference this year.  The Momference is a splendid celebration and retreat for Moms.  They can refresh, restore, rejuvenate and replenish at this event that truly is a just reward for their tireless devotion to their children and families.  It's a hot ticket every year.  Learn more:  http://www.themomference.com.

Called 2 Inspire – International Book Tour

I am delighted to be part of this international book tour.  It is a virtual event 3-day event, broadcast on Facebook Live and YouTube Live, starting on June 22 and ending on June 24.  You will meet authors from around the world who will share powerful stories, wisdom, and insights from their books.  You don't want to miss it!!

The Confidence Conference

This amazing event is hosted by Joanna Butenschoen.  Joanna is a Life Coach, Leadership Development Coach, Bible teacher, Wife and Mother of 3.  She is passionate about helping Moms move confidently in God's purpose for themselves and their families.  This informative experience features a dynamic lineup speakers who will leave you inspired and uplifted.  Be part of it.  It's all happening on June 1, 2021.  Register at http://www.confidenceconferencelive.com.

 

Carol Muleta & Charlotte Avery Talk Mother’s Work

I enjoyed talking with 2020 Virginia Mother of the Year ®️ Charlotte Avery today. We traded places and she asked ME questions about my upcoming book, Mother's Work:  Pearls of Wisdom and Gems from my journey.  She said she liked the conversational style of the book and she heard my voice throughout the book.  That's something I did hope to accomplish.  I wanted to be a friendly voice of encouragement for moms out there carving the path that makes the most sense for their families.  (Original Air Date:  Friday, May 14, 2021)

Guest:  Charlotte Avery, Family Strategist, Author, and Amazing Mom of 7/http://www.beingcharlotteavery.com

 

Virtual Book Launch for Mother’s Work – Tuesday, May 18

Join us for the virtual launch of Mother's Work:  Pearls of Wisdom and Gems from my journey.  I am so excited to finally share this with all of you.  In Mother's Work, I recount stories and lessons learned as the mom of twins on a career-changing and life-altering journey.  We'll give you a little taste of what you can expect in Mother's Work and we have some giveaways planned!  We kick off at 8 PM Eastern via ZOOM.  Register for this FREE event at Mother's Work Book Launch.

86th National Convention of American Mothers, Inc.

Join us for an enlightening panel discussion entitled, “Motherhood During a Pandemic”.   There's still time to register at https://www.americanmothers.org/2021-convention-schedule/. See you there!!

Mom IS Home: An Amazing Story of Resilience and Victory

In this episode, I spoke with Dr. LaTarsha Holden, 2020 National Mother of the Year®.  She is the mother of 6 and has overcome tremendous obstacles, including homelessness.   Today, she is highly regarded as a speaker and a 12-time author.  Above all, she is a champion for her community, including the homeless.  Her life story is the subject of an upcoming film.  You are sure to be inspired by her story of tenacity and victory and admire her resolve to protect her children in the face of adversity!  (Original air date:  Friday, July 10, 2020)

Guest:  Dr. LaTarsha Holden, advocate, speaker, author/www.genuineexpressions.life

 

A Celebration of Motherhood: A Mom on a Mission to Help Other Moms Shine

Today, I caught up with Nikki Osei Barrett, Co-Founder of District Motherhued and The Momference. Did I mention she's a super-busy wife and mom of three?  Nikki shared her mom journey, from the beginning, in her teen years through the pursuit of her education and on to the launch of her boutique public relations firm and the creation of a dynamic organization for moms of color.  In case you missed it, click the link above and listen.  (Original Air Date:  Friday, March 20, 2020)

Guest:  Nikki Osei Barrett/http://www.districtmotherhued.com and http://www.themomference.com

 

 

Celebrating Black Motherhood, Pt. II – Being a Model Mom

Celebrating Black Motherhood: Being a Model Mom featuring Alina Patton Jones

As we continue this month's theme of Celebrating Black Motherhood, I caught up with Alina Patton Jones, a dynamic mom who shares her experience balancing the needs of her beautiful family while crafting a multi-faceted career as a community activist, social worker, model, and author. Her secret to making it all work? She calls it “a practical positivity focused on making the best of the present while believing in the future and conquering her insecurities in a visible way, inspiring others along the way.” Check out our conversation here. (Original Air Date: Friday, January 31, 2020)

Guest: Alina Patton-Jones, Community Activist, Social Worker, Model, Author/www.alinapattonjones.com and www.mommyamipretty.com

A Celebration of Motherhood, Pt. I: A Look At Jack & Jill of America, Inc.

In this discussion, we examine the experience of raising black children in the U.S. through the lens of Jack & Jill of America, Inc., our nation's oldest organization for mothers devoted to the growth, development, and education of Black children. Our guest, Danielle Brown provided a particularly illuminating perspective of the organization's history and a glimpse into what members are are most concerned about today. (Original Air Date: Friday, January 10, 2020.)

Guest: Danielle Brown, National President, Jack & Jill of America, Inc./http://www.jackandjillinc.org