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FOX NEWS: Should Schools Do Random Drug Testing of Students? May 20, 5:48 pm EST

FOX NEWS: Should Schools Do Random Drug Testing of Students? May 20, 5:48 pm EST

Michele Borba May 19, 2007 Comments Off on FOX NEWS: Should Schools Do Random Drug Testing of Students? May 20, 5:48 pm EST

The American Academy of Pediatrics votes no. The President of the United States votes yes. And then there are schools, school boards, counselors, communities and parents–and their votes vary. Los Angeles Times today published

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Why Making Time for You Is the Best Mother Secret and Easy Ways to Do It

Why Making Time for You Is the Best Mother Secret and Easy Ways to Do It

Michele Borba May 13, 2007 Comments Off on Why Making Time for You Is the Best Mother Secret and Easy Ways to Do It

Of course we love our kids, and we’ll do anything (and everything) for them. But the fact is we can’t lose sight of our own needs. It’s what helps us feel rejuvenated so we

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The Pulse on Mothering: iVillage Motherhood Survey

The Pulse on Mothering: iVillage Motherhood Survey

Michele Borba May 9, 2007 Comments Off on The Pulse on Mothering: iVillage Motherhood Survey

Okay, I confess–anytime a survey about motherhood is released I’m one of those types that devours the results. I’m always looking to see if there really (I mean really) will be any scintillating new

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Today Show Appearance: May 2 – the 8:20 am Are You A Grupster?????

Today Show Appearance: May 2 – the 8:20 am Are You A Grupster?????

Michele Borba May 1, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show Appearance: May 2 – the 8:20 am Are You A Grupster?????

Are you a grupster? Maybe I should first ask if you’ve even heard of the term. But it’s a hot new life-style trend that appears to have started in Austin, and then became famous

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Today Show: Tuesday, Apr. 24 8:09 am The Results of Mom Survey — HOW MOMS THINK THEY’RE DOING

Today Show: Tuesday, Apr. 24 8:09 am The Results of Mom Survey — HOW MOMS THINK THEY’RE DOING

Michele Borba April 23, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show: Tuesday, Apr. 24 8:09 am The Results of Mom Survey — HOW MOMS THINK THEY’RE DOING

Did you know that 96% of moms say they are far more stressed than moms twenty years ago??? Okay, if that didn’t surprise the heck out of you, how about this next one: Almost

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Today Show: Monday,  Apr. 23 8:15 am GLAMMA!!!

Today Show: Monday, Apr. 23 8:15 am GLAMMA!!!

Michele Borba April 23, 2007 Comments Off on Today Show: Monday, Apr. 23 8:15 am GLAMMA!!!

Did you know that 47 is the average age most women today will become first-time grandmas? And this is the first generation of women who not only will be grandparents but also have their

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Ways to Help Kids in Times of Tragedy

Ways to Help Kids in Times of Tragedy

Michele Borba April 20, 2007 Comments Off on Ways to Help Kids in Times of Tragedy

The events in Japan this week are horrific.  Such sorrow. It’s sometimes too much to bear as more reports come in. And then we think of the children and what they must be thinking

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NEW STUDY SHOWS PARENTS ARE SPENDING MORE TIME WITH THEIR CHILDREN; My Fox Headline News Commentary Mar 21

NEW STUDY SHOWS PARENTS ARE SPENDING MORE TIME WITH THEIR CHILDREN; My Fox Headline News Commentary Mar 21

Michele Borba March 21, 2007 Comments Off on NEW STUDY SHOWS PARENTS ARE SPENDING MORE TIME WITH THEIR CHILDREN; My Fox Headline News Commentary Mar 21

This week FOX Headline News asked me to comment on a new University of Maryland study lead by Suzanne Bianchi about American parenting trends. I was fascinated when they emailed me the report and

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MY TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE February 21 The New Name Game: Parenting Kids in the 21st Century

MY TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE February 21 The New Name Game: Parenting Kids in the 21st Century

Michele Borba February 25, 2007 Comments Off on MY TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE February 21 The New Name Game: Parenting Kids in the 21st Century

This week I was a guest on the Today show to discuss the New Name Game in Parenting. One of the biggest parenting dilemmas used to be choosing our kids’ first names. We’d spend

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School-Wide Adopt a Student Programs

School-Wide Adopt a Student Programs

Michele Borba November 25, 2006 Comments Off on School-Wide Adopt a Student Programs

I’ve had so many requests from workshop participants asking how to start a Adopt-A-Student program I decided to include them here. There are no right or wrong ways to implement the program as long

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