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"Mo Better" Inspiration

  • What About Camille Cosby?
    Follow @MsMobetterWhile many have expressed both concerns and disgust about Bill Cosby in the wake of the recent allegations of his drugging and sexually abusing young women years ago, my heart goes out to Camille Cosby, his wife of 50 years.I can on…
    - 16 Dec 14, 10:16pm -
  • What We Should Learn from Lupita Nyong’o Dark Skin?
    Follow @MsMobetterLupita Nyong’o, Oscar’s 2014 Best Supporting Actress is a role-model extraordinaire. She is beautiful, exciting to watch and represents a woman who is confident in her skin. I recently described her as ‘beauty from head to toe…
    - 6 Mar 14, 1:52pm -
  • Be A Blessing!
    Follow @MsMobetterA friend told me an inspiring story the other day. While driving through a heavy Atlanta rainfall, he noticed a couple standing at a bus stop with two small children. The woman was under an umbrella, the children were hovered closel…
    - 19 Dec 13, 1:17pm -
  • Green Don't Mean A Thing When Racism is Queen!
    Follow @MsMobetterLast week, journalists and social media went into a frenzy when news broke that a store clerk in Switzerland refused to allow Oprah Winfrey a closer look at the expensive handbag she was admiring in an upscale store. Oprah is Amer…
    - 13 Aug 13, 3:40pm -
  • Are You In Need of Some Fitness Inspiration?
    Follow @MsMobetterIf you are beyond the first ten days in the New Year and in a slump, with little or no movement and progress towards your fitness and health resolutions, you may be heading towards another year when you are not meeting your goals. …
    - 11 Jan 13, 5:43pm -
  • Why President Obama Is Still the Smartest Man I Know?
    Follow @MsMobetterWhat many people, including me, felt was a big blunder and even defeat for President Obama on the debate Wednesday evening, was a superb strategy. In hindsight, it was perhaps the best debate strategy in presidential history.It took…
    - 6 Oct 12, 1:09pm -
  • African American Women and their Motivational Quotes-National Women's History Month
    Follow @MsMobetter       A couple of years ago, I was in the office of Attorney Janice Mathis, Executive Director of the Rainbow Push in Atlanta and saw this quote on the wall.  “I am but one, but I am one.  I can’t do everything, but I can…
    - 29 Feb 12, 2:45am -
  • South Carolina Conservatives help Newt Gingrich win a Despicable Victory And I am appalled. After having the audacity to give a standing ovation to Newt Gingrich at the Thursday night Republican debate when he defended his infidelity by lying on his second wife, the South Carolina Right Wing…
    - 22 Jan 12, 12:43pm -
  • Thank You First Lady Michelle Obama
    Follow @MsMobetter Thank you First Lady for staying true to yourself and remaining focused on your goals of health and fitness for both children and adults.  You are a shining example of courage and the beauty that illuminates from you is a positive…
    - 31 Dec 11, 4:28pm -
  • Are You a Difference Maker?
    Follow @MsMobetter During this season of reflection, many people ponder the question, “Where am I today?” Some review the year past and think, “Wow! What a great year,” while others eagerly look forward to the next year, with anticipation of…
    - 1 Dec 11, 8:05pm -

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The Chicago Moms

  • Natural remedies keep mosquitoes away
    When the windchill hit -50 last winter, we kept ourselves warm by thinking about Chicago’s amazing summers. We looked at picture of our backyard garden and made plans for summer camps. Now that summer is here, we’re looking for ways to enjoy summ…
    - 28 days ago, 21 Jul 19, 2:53pm -
  • Visit Grizzly Jacks in Utica! Starved Rock!

    - 48 days ago, 1 Jul 19, 9:31am -
  • New books make summer reading even more fun
    Our daughters have always loved summer reading programs. We’d participate in every program available. The local library would offer token prizes as the girls reached a certain number of books read. Our Girl Scout troop created its own summer readin…
    - 55 days ago, 24 Jun 19, 9:48am -
  • VOLTA brings street culture to the big top
    Every Cirque du Soleil show is a mix of wonder and amazement. VOLTA, the latest show, brings its unique mix of wonder and amazement to the Soldier Field parking lot through July 6. VOLTA is described as “a captivating voyage of discovery that showc…
    - 56 days ago, 23 Jun 19, 10:52am -
  • Physical Theater Festival Chicago brings new forms of theater from around the worldD
    Even when you think you know a lot about the theater community, a press release comes across that expands your world. This is how I felt after reading about Physical Theater Festival Chicago, a contemporary, visual, and physical theater festival. Be…
    - 81 days ago, 29 May 19, 10:48am -
  • Go West for Artistic Adventures
    Everyone we know is frantically planning camps and day trips to fill the summer days. Here are two locations to add to your summer fun schedule. Elmhurst Art Museum Two new exhibits at the museum offer something for every member of the family. Parall…
    - 82 days ago, 28 May 19, 8:00am -
  • BISSELL Pet Foundation Sponsors Nationwide Empty the Shelters Event on May 4
    I grew up with three German Shepherd dogs and three kids in our house. I remember it being loud and fun. When our daughters were small, we decided it was time to get a dog. Our daughters were begging for a dog because their cousins had dogs. We wante…
    - 2 May 19, 2:14am -
  • Spring Cleaning Your Life
    When the sun finally peeks out from behind the clouds and the green begins returning to the trees, I feel the urge to spring clean my life. Everything around me signals rebirth and renewal and I am inspired. Do you know what I mean? Lately there has…
    - 28 Apr 19, 9:10am -
  • Chicken of the Sea Infusions
    Chicken of the Sea Infusions is such a great way for busy families to enjoy lunching or snacking. When a product is easy to send to school, easy for travel, easy to open and enjoy without being heated, it is a product that families can appreciate. Th…
    - 28 Apr 19, 12:24am -
  • Keep America Beautiful Opens Application for 2019–2020 National Youth Advisory Council
    This press release came across my email today. It seems like a really cool opportunity for a junior or senior high school student. If you know anyone who might be interested, please pass along the information. Keep America Beautiful®, the nation’s…
    - 19 Apr 19, 10:55pm -
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