out in the world

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

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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!

APRIL 20th, 2017 begins at 6:00 pm


Come joins me for a viewing of the movie Screenagers, followed by a discussion where we address key and surprising elements of the film and how to have healthy screen experiences for our kids.


Monday April 17th, 6:30-8:00 pm

Night #3 of our 2016-2017 Parenting Series at Griffin! This evening’s talk will focus on student success and the surprising research that shows us the best ways to help children.

There will be time for Q & A afterwards about discipline and any other parenting topics!

APRIL 12, 2017 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

I will be talking about Monkey Bars, Emotions, and Sleep! The Tools for School Success at the Pierce County CHADD support group meeting. This is a FREE event and open to everyone across the south sound!




MARCH 11th

At the Expanding Your Horizons STEM conference for middle school girls on the SPSCC campus, I’ll be speaking about Brains, Bodies & Behavior: how to help our daughters grow during middle school. As a total science geek, I’m thrilled to be a part of this day!


Saturday February 25th, 9 am-2 pm

The fifth annual Junior League of Olympia Community Summit on Resilient Children, Resilient Communities is a FREE one-day workshop for parents, educators, community members and anyone interested in the future of our children and community.

The event will be held from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Feb. 25, 2017, at the South Sound Community College- Lacey Event Center.

I will be the keynote speaker–the title of the address is “All of Parenting Happens on the In-Breath”.

For more information and to register for this fun, free day, click here.