14Jun

State of America’s Fathers 2016

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Men say they can do more. They want to do more. But they can't do it alone. In the latest State of America's Fathers report, produced by MenCare and Promundo US, research breaks down what it takes to support caring, involved dads.The hope is that the report will increase the visibility and value of care work in the United States at the national level with never-before-analyzed data and bold policy recommendations. It seeks to influence and improve policies and programming for parents, particularly for the most vulnerable families and fathers. The report Read More

07Apr

An Afternoon of Empowerment w/ TracFone & Dress For Success

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  Disclosure: I partnered with TracFone and Dress for Success to promote their Success is Calling program and was compensated to write several posts about it, but as always, all opinions are my own. This is truly a program that I am proud to be associated with and one that I hope empowers you as much as it did to me upon reading this post. When I was recently asked to attend an event hosted by TracFone and Dress for Success, I was thrilled. The theme of the day would be empowerment, something I think about daily. The two companies recently Read More

02Sep

Blogging My Way to Asheville

I am throwing my hat into the ring (very last minute, as a matter of fact) to win a ticket to the Type-A-Mom conference. I started my blog in late January of this year.  I had been dreaming about starting a blog for several years, but I could never get my head around doing much else.  At the time, I had two children born nineteen months apart and was working three days a week.  Had I known then what I know now about blogging, I would have found the time.  Blogging has served as a type of therapy for me, without having to lie on a couch in a doctor's Read More