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What is mother: Definition and 24 Discussions

  1. vanscootin

    Recruiting My Mother: A Surprising Success Story in My Direct Sales Team

    I am completely amazed... I jsut welcomed my mom to my team! I came home from conference and was telling her about all the amazing promotions and new products and she says, "Sign me up." She has been a consultant for 2 days and has already submitted almost $700 in sales! I'm so proud of...
  2. sluna75

    Personal Advise Needed Dealing With Elderly Mother

    :yuck: To make a long story short, my mother is very dependent on me for help alot. She is not married, lives beside me, is about 70 years old, and is raising two teenage grand children. She supports herself by means of social security, and renting a back bedroom, plus renting out another...
  3. L

    Rant! Ignorant Mother! How Helicopter Parenting Hinders Opportunities

    Yesterday I spoke with a young gal about the business- she was very interested but wanted to talk it over with her mother. Today I call and the mother answers, says the daughter is not home and asked to take a message. I tell her who I am and she says "I don't think she is going to do it" and...
  4. WLMcCoy

    Major Prayers for a Friend & Mother.

    A friend of mine was in a car accident last night. She is paralyzed from the waist down & there's an 80% chance she is paralyzed from the neck down. She's a young, beautiful single mother of a 6 year old boy. As a mother, I can't get her off of my mind. PLease pray for her, her son, & her family.
  5. P

    Oh, the Things a Mother Will Do

    so here I sit, in a BIG funk in one way & too, too excited in another.... FUNK because I have decided I cannot possibly afford to go to Conference:cry: EXCITED because the reason I couldn't afford it is that my daughter has been asked to dance in the company for her dance school...HUGE...
  6. tlag1986

    Real Mothers: The Journey from Mommy to Mom to Mother

    MOTHERS Real Mothers don't eat quiche; they don't have time to make it. Real Mothers know that their kitchen utensils are probably in the sandbox. Real Mothers often have sticky floors, filthy ovens and happy kids. Real Mothers know that dried play dough doesn't come out of...
  7. pamperedpals

    Discover the True Beauty of Motherhood | From Mommy to Mom to Mother

    I wanted to share this with my other PC mother's" MOTHERS Real Mothers don't eat quiche; They don't have time to make it. Real Mothers know that their kitchen utensils Are probably in the sandbox. Real Mothers often have sticky floors, Filthy ovens and happy kids. Real...
  8. Tropicalburstqt2

    How Did Crafting Lead to a Magazine Feature and Blog Award?

    For as long as I can remember my mother has been a craft-aholic...everything from primitive and rustic crafts to scrapbooking and painting. At the beginning of summer she started a blog with the intentions of keeping in touch her sister in Michigan. Well of course, as you can imagine, she...
  9. C

    Fun Ideas for a Mother-Daughter Cooking Show: Recipes, Games, and More!

    I just booked a mother and daughter cooking show. I was going to demonstrate the Light Taffy Apple Tartlets (w/f season’s best 2008), but I am not sure that would be a good recipe for participation with mother and daughter. I would love some ideas for recipes, games or anything else that you...
  10. lockhartkitchen

    Who Was Krista Wiegel, the Victim of a Tragic Arson Attack?

    "Friends and co-workers of Krista Wiegel gathered Wednesday in Discovery Meadows Park for a candlelight vigil in her memory. Wiegel died about 2 a.m. Monday in the Oregon Burn Center at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland, losing a valiant battle to survive severe burn injuries allegedly...
  11. lockhartkitchen

    Who Was Krista Wiegel and How Did She Die?

    "Friends and co-workers of Krista Wiegel gathered Wednesday in Discovery Meadows Park for a candlelight vigil in her memory. Wiegel died about 2 a.m. Monday in the Oregon Burn Center at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland, losing a valiant battle to survive severe burn injuries allegedly...
  12. TheChaoticCook

    Mexican Themed Show: Chicken Tortilla Casserole & More!

    The Chicken tortilla casserole in the SB 08 WAS AMAZING!!!!! What a hit at the mexican themed show I did tonite. Thank you to the posters that posted the Slap Yo Mama margaritas and the make it yourself salsa. All of the recipes were such hits!:thumbup::chef:
  13. C

    Mother-Daughter Cooking: Fun Stations for Ages 10-15

    i am doing a mother daughter show and would love them to make something that is fun and could be stations instead of doing one big recipe together (a lot of people are invited). it would be cool to do a main dish and a desert or I may have one or the other prepared (have desert prepared and...
  14. elizabethfox

    Gift Warranty: Claiming a Cookware Set for Mother

    I just had a hostess who did a show in Feb. She bought the 7 piece executive set. She had a booking from her show who also did their show in Feb. So she got another 2 items at 60% off. She bought another cookware set just like the one she bought last time to give as a gift to her mother. My...
  15. wadesgirl

    Recruiting a Mother & Daughter Who Live Together?

    Can I recruit a mother and daughter who live together? The adult daughter was a guest at my show last weekend who brought her mom along as a guest. They are both interested in the business but all of a sudden last night I remembered something about only one consultant per household? Is this...
  16. finley1991

    Is It Wrong to Call Their Mother?

    Since I don't have kids of my own, I'm not sure the protocol for this... We have a pool in the back yard. At it's deepest point it's 15ft deep. It's snowing today and obviously the pool has been covered for months. Three neighbor kids jumped our fence and were running around the pool and...
  17. nikked

    Family of Four Looses Mother...

    I do not know the family's name right now, but I will get it. Yesterday, the mother of family of four was eletrocuted and died. We don't know exactly what happened, but it seems that she and her husband were outside working on a vehicle, and she stepped into a puddle...ugh. They have four...
  18. KellyTheChef

    How can we support the Christopher family during this difficult time?

    This was just in my email. We need to keep their family in our prayers right now! Dear Consultant, It is with great sadness that I tell you of the passing this morning of Maxine Christopher, Jay Christopher’s mother. As a wife, mother, and grandmother, Mrs. Christopher worked, as many...
  19. P

    Dealing with Mother's Internet Addiction: Personal Struggle and Seeking Advice

    Hi everybody, It's been a while since I have posted something or even responded to someone else thread, but I need someone else opinion not related to PC. MY MOM IS ADDICTED TO OUR COMPUTER/INTERNET!!! At first it didn't bother me and my DH. She would call and see if we were home and...
  20. dannyzmom

    Mother of the Year: How One Hostess Earned $1000 in Outside Orders

    Well, last night's hostess (aka Mother of the Year) called me this morning with another $99.50 in orders...I told my husband if she can pull this up to a $1000 show with a few more Outside Orders, I can forgiver her little demons, I mean, children, for their behavior last night.
  21. M

    Mother Daughter Brownie Troop Party

    Hi, everyone. I'm hoping someone will give me some ideas. I'm hosting a mother/daughter cooking class for my daughters' Brownie Troop. We are having a slumber party afterwards, so I thought the girls could actually make all their snacks and dinner. Has anyone ever done anything like this...
  22. S

    Iso Mother Daughter Theme Ideas

    I have one of these at the end of the month. I am in need of ideas, fliers, recipes, etc. I know I want to make it interactive but I'm not sure of any other details. Any help would be very appreciated! There are so many creative people here. Thanks to everyone!!
  23. A

    Cheerios Heart&Stroke Mother Daughter Walk

    On Sunday, September 25th, I am participating in the Cheerios Heart&Stroke Mother Daughter Walk. Our goal is to raise over $3.3 million for research into the root causes of heart disease and stroke, the leading cause of death among women. The Heart and Stroke Foundation is a leading funder of...
  24. L

    Happy Mother's Day: Celebrating the Courage and Strength of Mompreneurs

    Just thought I'd send a Mother's Day wish to all of us who are doing the greatest job on earth AND running our own business. Kudos to us all on our courage and strength and showing our children that women ROCK!!! Thanks to this site and the support, we all have people to go to so we don't...