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Selected speaking events, writings, quotes, and contributions to magazines, websites and books.

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February 9th, 2018

Q & A and fabulous food! This small group event is open to everyone. There are 13 spots available for a two and a half hour talk. It is all Q &A about all things parenting. Sleep! Siblings! Discipline! Media! Toilet! Whatever is on your mind, we’ll talk about it. We’ll be meeting at Casa Mia of Olympia from 6 – 9 p.m. Tickets for this event ($15) must be purchased in advance. Come join us!

FEBRUARY 6th, 2018 begins at 6:30 pm

STICKS and STONES: Bullying, relational aggression, the wheel of problem solving, why we want kids to tell, and what parents can do!

Wednesday January 24th, 6-7:30 pm

Please join us for our annual workshop on raising kids in the digital age. Use the link to RSVP at Eventbrite, We’ll be sharing the latest research on kids and technology, and helping you establish/revisit/revise your family guidelines to help set your kids up for success. Relevant for all ages. BRING YOUR TWEEN (8-12) or TEEN (13-18) WITH YOU! This is a FREE event and open all in the South Sound region.

Free childcare for very young children will be provided on site. Event is at Charles Wright Academy in the Lower School Commons. It’s the first parking lot/building you see when you get to campus!

JANUARY 18th, 2018 begins at 7:00 pm

IQ / EQ: Getting Smart about our Feelings. Emotional intelligence is crucial component to our children’s academic success.

JANUARY 9th, 2018 begins at 6:30 pm

Discipline–how to work with our kids during ‘those’ moments, to make them smoother, better, and leave us more connected than before the meltdown happened.


DECEMBER 2nd, 2017 starting at 6:30 pm

I’ll be joining the Lighthouse Christian Center MOPS (mothers of preschoolers) to discuss parenthood.


NOVEMBER 28th, 2017 begins at 6:30 pm

The Equations for Success and the surprising research that shows us the best way to help children.

Parenting Seminars, Workshops, and Group Coaching sessions with Emily Mcmason. Parenting Bravely. Parent Coach. Sleep Consultant. Wisdom Curator!

Have you every wondered whether or not it was worth hiring a sleep coach? Here’s an article that address this very question (and yes, they might have asked me a few questions in it!) and if it sounds like the right fit for you? here’s the link to my sleep page!

Sleep Tight!