5 Social Media Hacks To Help The Overwhelmed Prepare to Social

5 Social Media Hacks #MLTVsocial

Prepare To Social #MLTVsocial

Perhaps you have been resisting social media because it overwhelms you. Maybe you figured that was okay because you thought social media was just a passing fancy, more of a toy that young people are playing with than a real business tool. Wake up and smell the apps! [Read more…]

Magic Mike XXL Movie Will Give You Your Smile Back

Got My Smile Back #MagicMikeXXL #MLTVchi

In case you have been living under a rock, the much anticipated sequel Magic Mike XXL opens this week. I had the great fortune of attending the Chicago screening of the movie last week thanks to my dear friend Afrobella. We arrived to find a gaggle of anxious women hoping to get an early glimpse of the extra large film. Gratefully our blogger status sent us straight through to our seats. I didn’t even buy popcorn! No, I wanted to be fully available to every nuance of the movie. [Read more…]

My Usana Reset With Kathy Kaehler a Lesson In Mind Over Stomach

Reseting My Health With @KathyKaehler #MLTVhealth

This week is the 1 year anniversary of my Divorce, but my friend celebrity fitness trainer Kathy Kaehler gave me an early anniversary gift a couple of weeks ago. She gave me the gift of a Reset from Usana. She didn’t just give me the gift of the week long health improvement system, she gave me the gift of her time and participation. [Read more…]

Science and Tech Opportunities for Teens and Tweens

Science and Technology Opportunities For #Kids #MLTVkids #STEMMy 11 year-old daughter is a self described “Geek”. I discouraged her, worrying that the word carries far too much negative connotation. But as usual she is schooling me, embracing the word in her own way, pushing the boundaries of its’ outdated definition. Jaedyn is a young black female focused on science, history and the technology that opens a bigger window to both.  [Read more…]

Stop Condemning Social Media and Start Teaching It

#SocialMedia Should Be Taught Not Feared #MLTVsocial

I’m really tired of hearing people complain about the social feeds of young people when they are doing nothing to teach those same kids how to engage in social effectively. I especially get frustrated when the complainers are people who don’t have any real social acumen themselves. How can you judge something you don’t even know how to use? [Read more…]