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[VIDEO] Disney Dreamers Academy Deadline & Tracey D. Powell Interview

For high school students with big dreams, Disney's Dreamers Academy with help from TV Host Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine, presents a three day intensive workshop every year. One hundred students are chosen and they're allowed to bring a parent or guardian for the all-expenses paid trip.  During the event, they're inspired by one-on-on conversations with some leaders in music, entertainment, … [Read More...]

What is Your End Game

What Is Your End Game? The Question Every Mompreneur and Blogger Should Answer!

“What Is Your End Game?” That was the battle cry of the Bloggy Bootcamp I attended in Atlanta earlier this month. It was presented by Sway Group and SITS Girls, a blogging network I’ve worked with for at least the last two years. One of the founders, Tiffany Romero, asked the question several times and it’s been ringing in my head ever since. I’ll explain why.   Finally got to … [Read More...]

2014 Holiday Gift Guide 300

2014 Holiday Gift Guide Now Accepting Submissions

Before you know it, the holidays will creep up as soon as Halloween is over. To help you this season, I'm hosting a 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. Now through December 20th, I will review gift ideas and share exclusive discount codes for your shopping pleasure. You can also watch the 2014 Holiday Gift Guide Show online here - live! RSVP on the Mommy Talk Show Facebook page for the show Tuesday, November … [Read More...]

First Professional Home Cleaning

Before Your First Professional Home Cleaning, Consider These Three Things!

First Professional Home Cleaning Although getting a professional home cleaning service has been on my wish list long before I become a Wife and Mother, I finally released my control-freak-ism when an Atlanta-owned company reached out to me. Plus, Clean Corp was willing to give away a home cleaning service to one of my qualifying readers in Atlanta. It’s a win-win for us both! I was pleased with … [Read More...]

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Joyce at Blackish Screening

[VIDEO] New ABC Show black-ish: Don’t Compare it to The Cosby Show! #blackishABC

Check out my YouTube video showcasing why I hope people won't compare the new ABC Show black-ish to The Cosby Show and keep reading for more details on the show including its controversial name. New ABC Show black-ish Video recap: "I feel like I’m especially qualified to tell you to make this distinction as a … [Read More...]

[VIDEO] How to get a Free EpiPen Coupon ~ MommyTalkShow.com

Summer Survival Series: [VIDEO] How to get a Free EpiPen Coupon

Part of surviving this summer includes being ready for emergencies including allergic reactions to foods, bug bites and allergens. As a food allergy mom, I'm sharing how to be prepared for emergencies in case you or your children need an epipen. This video explains how to get a free epipen coupon through December 31, … [Read More...]

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First Professional Home Cleaning

Before Your First Professional Home Cleaning, Consider These Three Things!

First Professional Home Cleaning Although getting a professional home cleaning service has been on my wish list long before I become a Wife and Mother, I finally released my control-freak-ism when an Atlanta-owned company reached out to me. Plus, Clean Corp was willing to give away a home cleaning service to one of my qualifying readers in Atlanta. It’s a win-win for us both! I was pleased with the service and … [Read More...]

Bullying Hurts

How to Prepare Your Child for Bullying

Pro Martial Arts asked me to share this information about its ARMOR®  to combat bullying and protect children from predators. We are enrolled in and reviewing "Little Rhinos" martial arts classes at the Emory Walk location. Check out the photo album I created at the bottom, but first - learn how to prepare your child for bullying. As parents, we do the best we can whenever we can. We are mindful of what our … [Read More...]

Happy 70th Birthday Heifer International #BeyondHunger ~ MommyTalkShow.com

Happy 70th Anniversary Heifer International #BeyondHunger

With four major grocery stores less than five miles from our home, we have such easy access to affordable food that it's hard to fathom how vastly different it is in other parts of the world. At a 70th Anniversary Heifer International celebration at the Carter Center, I just learned how the organization is fighting hunger and supporting farmers around the world. 70th Anniversary Heifer International At … [Read More...]

Figuring Out 40

The Over 40 Friendship Prayer #FiguringOut40 ~ MommyTalkShow.com

The Over 40 Friendship Prayer #FiguringOut40

I debated how to tackle this subject of female friendships once you turn 40 (or you may have noticed issues in your 30’s). In the last month I've had two significant friendships change. I won't go into the details of who did what to whom or who's right or wrong. Those things are all subject to interpretation. But what … [Read More...]

5 Things I'll Stop Saying in the New Year ~ MommyTalkShow.com

(VIDEO) 5 Things I’ll Stop Saying in the New Year #FiguringOut40

Happy New Year! While many of you are jogging and working out, I admit I'm not…yet. Instead, I'm focusing on ways to change my attitude and outlook for 2014.  So much of what we say determines how we look at things. I've shared with you my challenges with depression, even though I've had an amazing 2013. Going forward … [Read More...]

Great Things Happened to Me in 2013, But I Was Still Depressed #FiguringOut40

Great Things Happened to Me, But I Was Still Depressed #FiguringOut40

I know a lot of you are working on resolutions for 2014, but I'm still focused on 2013. Although it was a great year for me professionally with this parenting talk show and and other opportunities, I was still depressed for most of the year. Still Depressed Yes. I suffer from depression even though I have - an … [Read More...]

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Get Runway Ready Hair with TRESemmé® at Walgreens #ad

  You would think that for Fall my schedule would calm down a bit. Actually it's quite different. I just attended the Type A Parent Blogging Conference in Atlanta, I'm getting ready for Bloggy … [Read More...]

$50 My Family Dollar Giveaway

Celebrate @MommyTalkShow Reaching 8K Twitter Followers with $50 Family Dollar Gift Card Giveaway

Whoo hoo!! I’m so happy that this week I reached 8,000 Twitter followers and to celebrate I’m giving away a $50 Family Dollar Gift Card. It’s thanks largely to many of you who I’ve connected with in … [Read More...]

Save on Back to School Eyeglasses from JCPenny Optical ~ MommyTalkShow.com

Save on Back to School Eyeglasses at JCPenney Optical

As the parents of a near-sighted child with a drooping eyelid who's been seeing eye specialists since he was a newborn, I thought we were darn there everything about eyeglasses for kids. That … [Read More...]

Back to School Savings with Groupon and Living Social ~ MommyTalkShow.com

Back to School Savings with Groupon and Living Social

This week I struck up a conversation with a mom in my neighborhood at the frozen yogurt shop. She had a tablet and books on her table. This mom was on a mission. I asked if she was using the yogurt … [Read More...]

Parenting News

What is Your End Game

What Is Your End Game? The Question Every Mompreneur and Blogger Should Answer!

“What Is Your End Game?” That was the battle cry of the Bloggy Bootcamp I attended in Atlanta earlier this month. It was presented by Sway Group and SITS Girls, a blogging network I’ve worked with … [Read More...]

Love Is A Gift

Love Is a Gift When Stay at Home Moms Support Each Other

The decision to stay at home with your children can be complicated and stressful unless you have proper support. Thanks to blogging, freelance writing and the videos I produce, staying at home has … [Read More...]

Navigating the NICU: 4 Lessons from a Mother of Twins ~ MommyTalkShow.com

Navigating the NICU: 4 Lessons from a Mother of Twins

I asked my friend Brittany Mackey to write today’s guest post about her experience as a mom of premature twins – to offer advice on navigating the NICU: “There are two! You’re having … [Read More...]

Tresemme Walgreens

Get Runway Ready Hair with TRESemmé® at Walgreens #ad

  You would think that for Fall my schedule would calm down a bit. Actually it's quite different. I just attended the Type A Parent Blogging Conference in Atlanta, I'm getting ready for Bloggy … [Read More...]