Where are you from originally and how long have you lived in Kingwood?
Bellaire, in KW for 20 years
Child(ren) and Age(s)?
Sarah (21) Jamie (18), Cole(19), Kai (17) and Sam(8)
One thing people would be surprised to know about you…
I do triathlons
What is your go-to activity for yourself for pampering or for fun?
Running, Hiking, anything outdoors
Funniest shortcut/routine for helping you through parenthood?
If it won’t seriously hurt your child, let them explore
Are you involved in a business venture, a local organization, a creative endeavor, or in the corporate world? Please share!
Medical Directory at Kingwood Skin Essentials Medical Spa and OBGYN at Care for Women.
How has this community been instrumental in getting you to where you are now?
Kingwood is a tight-knit group of people who help each other out and work together. During Harvey people opened their homes and worked together to rebuild. This is the spirit that is felt in a community business- We try to support each other
What is the best advice for juggling mommyhood and running a business (or volunteering,
Organize your time and prioritize the things that are important to you. Allow friends and family to help you.
What would you tell the old “You” before you had kids?
Children are a lot of work but one of the most important and rewarding things you can do in your life.
What is your proudest mommy moment?
whenever a child of mine is around other adults who tell me my child has done something kind for someone else.
Greatest gift about being a mom?
Every stage of raising kids has good and bad. I think right now one of the greatest gifts is seeing your kids turn into responsible young adults who still need their “mommies”
Best mom hack that makes mommin’ easier?
Don’t sweat the small stuff – for example, a forgotten early release from school can turn into a playdate with a friend!
What’s your favorite part about what you do?
In work, it is providing a quality product that helps people feel good about themselves
What is your favorite thing to do in the HKA area?
Walk/Bike the Spring Creek Trail