Kelly has over a decade of public relations and marketing experience in the beauty, fashion, children’s products and mom’s lifestyle industries. After rising in the ranks at prominent PR firms in New York, Ms. O'Shea set out to helm her very own shop, and thus, KOPR was born. Since, Kelly has worked with leading brands, creating strategic campaigns and pitching her trusted network of media colleagues. Kelly is always one step ahead of the game, often anticipating media trends before they emerge, and allowing her clients to be the first to the table with a fresh, new idea. Kelly is also the happy, lucky mom to Dylan Patrick (who is 15 months old).
Sasha is a redneck, barefoot, rum and tequila drinking Southern Belle. Still trying to figure out what she wants to be when she grows up, she knows that anything involving Margaritas is a top choice.
Raising a granddaughter, caring for a father who’s living in her yard and making sure her husband has clean underwear for all his travels keeps her busy, but she still scopes out recipes she'll never make on Pinterest, scrolls Facebook for old boyfriends and pretends she knows proper English.
She blogs and does all that social media stuff as Lipstick, Margaritas, and Hairspray and sells a few special creations at www.scatteredsasha.com
Teri is a mother of five ranging in ages from 14 to 4. She spends her days keeping up with kids as well as running a few businesses. Her passion is photography and does photo sessions of mainly families and children. Her degree is in accounting and still do some of that as part of her non-mom world. She has also danced her whole life and currently teach ballet. She loves a good cup of chai tea, to create, and always have a book or two in her reading life.
Yvonne Marcus is passionate about helping moms to mom their way. She is a lifestyle and clarity coach for moms. Her major passion is helping you to go from hot mess to got it together by creating a #momlife that you want to live aka you won't turn into your mom! Yvonne lives in Asheville, North Carolina where she enjoys spending time with her husband, reading, and long hikes through the mountains with her 20-month-old. Okay so maybe not long hikes unless daddy is with them, but they're definitely enjoying all that Asheville has to offer.
Erica is a passionate photographer from New York City! This is something she has been doing for 5 years now and loves it. Her family just recently moved to Las Vegas. She is married to her best friend and has two beautiful girls. She is also a science nerd and enjoys educating others about Juice Plus and the importance of eating healthy.
I met Erica from an online facebook community. I asked if anyone in the group was from Las Vegas and Erica was one of the few that responded! We have been great friends every since! She is a kind-hearted friend and wonderful mother to her daughters. She works hard for her family and is able to do all of that in the comfort of her own home!
Quinn is a speaker, author, educator and an innate health counselor. She has reached hundreds of educators, students and parents with her workshops, individual session, and presentations at local and international conferences. Quinn’s manual “Building Natural Resilience in Young People” is becoming a promising new intervention to effectively deal with issues such as bullying, eating disorders, stress and anxiety.
Quinn recently launched two Facebook groups, Parenting School and GirlSpirit to support moms in raising Vibrant Insightful Brave Empowered (V.I.B.E.) children.
She is a certified counselor and educator with a Masters in Educational Leadership. Quinn lives in Vancouver British Columbia and is a solo mama to her 2 beautiful daughters.
“Living in well-being is the greatest gift we can give ourselves and the children we work and live with.”
Dominique of Momsbetterliving.com is a first-time mom of a one-year-old little girl named Legacy. She started blogging in 2014 when she was experiencing depression very bad. She began writing to relieve stress. Fast forward to 2016 after the birth of my daughter, She started having post-partum depression. Coupled with problems in her marriage, She went into solitude. So, She decided to join a church and from there she has gained a greater spiritual relationship with God. Finding God and going through therapy helped her conquer her depression and began learning about how to be a life coach to others. With her teachings and support system, she now helps women with similar issues rebuild their self-esteem and confidence through the help of God.
Topics that were discussed:
-Masking your depression.
-Having your support team as your lifeline.
-Finding God in your darkness.
-Keeping that strength for your children when you become a single parent.
-Enjoying the little moments with your children.
-Seek help so that your children have a
"Kristen Joy Martin is a new Momma to her 9-month-old daughter Sophia and has been married to her husband Patrick for 6 years! She runs a successful home based business and a lighthearted but very honest FLOG (Facebook blog). Her passion is to help Women find their passion and identify as well as helping Mommas find their swagger again!"
Topics that were discussed:
-Giving that new mommy positive advice.
-Open your heart to that new mom and offer her some help!
-The importance of building your Mommy tribe!
-Trying to figure out your identity once you've become a Mom
-The struggles of post-partum depression.
-Marriage is to give and take.
Lindsay is a Writer, Motivational Speaker and the creator of her online self-study program, "Pure Joy Restoration: Taking back your Joy!" She is also the Founder of her consulting company, Healthy Mom Happy Baby LLC, a holistic consulting company that teaches women to prepare for motherhood mind, body and spirit. As a Spiritual and Holistic Joy Restoration and Health Coach, she teaches women to heal inward through Mind, Body, and Spirit. She gives them the tools they need to restore their Joy and help them understand that happiness is always there, even after a loss. She helps to bring light back into people. She spends most of her time taking care of her two young "blondie" daughters and all that motherhood entails. She’s also a mother to her angel son above, whose love shines through her every day. Her greatest passion is writing to inspire through her heart and through Spirit. She is working on her first book, an inspirational memoir, "Just Be: How My Stillborn Son Taught Me to Surrender."
Her writing has been featured in Elephant Journal, She is Sacred and Author Rachel McGrath's site "Finding the Rainbow"
First and foremost, Sommer is a devoted mother of two and a happily married wife. She quit her day job to pursue her dreams of being able to earn an income while being there for her family 110%, all at the same time. After years of freelance work on the side, Sommer found the opportunity to do just that by following her passion and expertise, thus founding Socially Clutch - specializing in social media management, web design and management, and a variety of other marketing aspects. Below are the topics that are mentioned.
-Parent alienation and what does it mean.
-Custody battles with both children.
-Staying strong for your children.
-Although your relationship didn't work, you've got to maintain a healthy relationship for your children.
-Holding on to hope even when it doesn't feel like you'll ever get out of the darkness.
-Love will come to you when the time is right.