MARCH 5th, 2016

At the Expanding Your Horizons STEM conference for middle school girls on the SPSCC campus, I’ll be speaking about Parenting in the Tween Years. As a total science geek, I’m thrilled to be a part of this day!


February 27th, 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm


The Junior League of Olympia is hosting their annual Community Summit! This year is Resilient Children Resilient Communities: Parenting in Today’s Modern World. I will be leading one of the breakout sessions, speaking on Mindful Media: the 5 essential rules for elementary school kids.

The day is FREE! Click here to register.

February 19th, 2016

Q & A and fabulous food! We’ll be meeting at Casa Mia of Olympia (who is generously providing food at 15% off!) from 6 – 9 p.m. Tickets for this event must be purchased in advance. Here’s the link! Come join us!


FEBRUARY 11th, 2016

I am the keynote speaker for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Washington’s BIG Breakfast. It is a fabulous fundraising event for this wonderful organization. Come support their incredible mentoring program!


Lakewood MOPS

FEBRUARY 9th, 2016 starting at 9:30 am

I’ll be joining the Lakewood MOPS (mothers of preschoolers) group to talk about…s.e.x. and our love lives now that we are parents. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, right? It’s going to be great.


Charles Wright Academy, January 28th 2015, 6-7:30 pm

Plan early! Put it on your calendars now! Charles Wright Academy’s technology specialist Holly Gerla, MS librarian Samantha Harris, and parent coach Emily McMason of Evolving Parents have planned an evening around technology and kids in today’s world. Find out what is  “trending” at the moment, learn about current research and trends in the realm of kids and technology, ask questions, share your experiences and participate in our “digital village” as we raise and educate our students together.  The workshop is designed for families with kids of all ages, and is FREE and open to all parents in our South Puget Sound community. Childcare will be provided! Please click right here to RSVP! Event: beer & parenting. It isn't always the best combination. But sometimes, it is just right. And it will be on Wednesday May 27th at Narrows Brewing in Tacoma, WA.

Narrows Brewing, October 29th 2015

Last spring we had the best time at Narrows Brewing in Tacoma. In fact, it was such a fabulous night, we’re doing it again!

Our fall Parent Chat at Narrows Brewing Co. will be on Thursday, Oct. 29th.  6:00 to 7:00 pm will be a social hour, then the program begins at 7:00 pm.

Dr. Anna Colombini, ND will be speaking on “Whole Foods for Healthy Kids: Bringing families back to the table with supportive solutions for the modern family.”

After that I’ll be addressing  “Sleep for Success: stronger on the field, smarter in the classroom, better behaved at home – it all begins with sleep.”

to RSVP, email See you there!

St Charles, October 29th 2015

Come join me in Tacoma! October 20th at 7:00 pm