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NEWSLETTER – Edition 70

MOTHERLY ADVICE

I usually try to share some of my motherly advice each year in honor of Mother’s Day. As the mother of three children – ages 26, 24, and 20 – I feel like most of my heavy advice has been doled out. However, with Grayson (and Shelby) planning a summer wedding, Cooper closing out his second year of law school, and Delaney finishing up her sophomore year of college, stress comes creeping in to all of their lives. They all know what I’m going to say before I say it, but I think (hope) they appreciate hearing me say it, just the same. My standard advice for stressful times typically goes something like this:

Hydrate. Make sure you’re drinking enough water every day.

Eat. That means some good protein coupled with fresh vegetables.

Exercise. Ideally work up a sweat and get those endorphins pumping. But even a casual walk will help.

Get Outside. Enjoy some fresh air and try to get a little sun on your face.

Sleep. Cat nap. Power nap. Overnight. Your perspective is always better after a little rest.

My work in college admissions started with helping these three kiddos find and fund their ideal college experiences. I absolutely loved the process, and now I’m helping other students do the same. If you’re interested in learning more about what I do, take a peek at the SCOUT website or give me a call at 405-906-7044!

Thanks for joining me! 

smb


GET INVOLVED: Are you looking to get more involved in the community? Teen Boards throughout OKC provide great opportunities for leadership experience, community service, collaboration, and making friends. Consider applying for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame Teen Board. Applications are due this week (May 6th). Click the button below to learn more about this program and how to apply.

CURRENT FRESHMEN & 8TH GRADERS: Want to explore how you can make the most of your high school experience? I would love to help! Sign-up for a Road Map Session and get a personalized plan cultivated to help you shine. We’ll look at academics, activities, community impact, and much more! Click the button below if you’re ready to get started. 

JUNIORS: Are you thinking about college? Let me help with the entire admissions process! By starting now, you’ll have ample time to add the finishing touches to your résumé, explore lots of college options, and navigate the application process with ease. Click the button below if you would like more details.


EVERYONE: Join the new Facebook group – OKC College Conversations. This group is for OKC area students, parents, college counselors, and test prep professionals to discuss and share information about college. Information may include admissions, specific colleges, financial aid, scholarships, test prep, and other similar topics. Parents and students from anywhere in the OKC Metro are welcome. Public or Private Schools located in OKC, Edmond, Deer Creek, Piedmont, Moore, Midwest City, Jones, Norman, and neighboring towns. Invite your friends and family members Click the button below to join. It’s FREE! 

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