The Sports Channel: It’s a new season


Today is my daughter’s first game of the season. I won’t be there in person, but you know I’m there in spirit. It’s amazing how the cycle of life brings everything back full circle. Starting over with any new team causes us to have to show that we are committed to the mission. Which in […]

Wordless Wednesday: Defense


(My daughter top left & bottom left) My daughter has began conditioning training and let’s just say, “another level!” Every morning I txt her with….take your medicine, don’t forget your medicine or did you take your medicine? On the phone the other day she broke down her day to day routine and said, “I don’t […]

She’s back on the court

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                      After 2 weeks since my daughter was injured during a basketball game, she has fully recovered from her concussion and has been OK’d to return to play.¬† We went to see the specialist again on Tuesday and everything looked great. This is definitely good […]

The Sports Channel: Concussions

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As parents of athletes we all know that contact sports can be aggressive and oftentimes dangerous, we never know the actual severity or seriousness until it knocks on our front door. During my daughter’s Holiday Classic Basketball Tournament last week she was headbutted in the nose. I wasn’t at the game, but my husband was […]

Chicago Sky, Sweaty Wrist Bands & Letterman Jacket


Daughter: Look! (Pointing at her bookbag.) Son: (reaching for it) Daughter: Don’t touch it! It’s wet from sweat! Son: Who’s sweat is it! Who’s sweat is it! (In midst of reaching depending on who’s sweat is it. Then he bends down to smell it.) Daughter: Tamera Young. She gave it to me. Me: (looking like… […]

Senior In The House


Time Flew By Today is the end of the school year for my daughter which makes her an official senior in highschool :). I can’t believe this day has come so quickly! I remember being in labor with her on the 4th of July while at my aunts house for a family barbecue. Thankfully that […]

Ready for lift off


On my way to drop daughter off to the airport. I’m going to try and be a good mama & not cry. Or make sure she doesn’t see me. This is her first trip of the AAU season & she’s ready! Talk to you all later. ūüôā NicoleDaughter of God the Father, Wife, Mother of […]

Motivational Monday – Heading to Super Sectionals

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Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Last week was a bit busy & I hope this week is as well. My daughter’s team has made it to the Super Sectionals. This is another crucial game which will determine the final 4 teams that go down state to play in the Illinois Championship. Last year […]

Varsity Jacket (Wordless Wednesday)


She just received all her Basketball gear for this season.¬† She’s GEEKED! NicoleDaughter of God the Father, Wife, Mother of 3, hairstylist CEO of Splitcybernality, Inc. & designer and creator of Coco Essentials (Jewelry) Statement Pieces Handcrafted, blogs about her personal life here at Help! Mama Remote‚ĶMore Posts – Website – Twitter – Facebook – […]

WTFlashback? Would I do if I didn’t have a Rear View mirror with compass?


WTFlashback? Would I do if I didn’t have a Rear View mirror with compass? As my Grandma would say,”up the creek with out a paddle!”¬†¬†¬† Drifting far from the oceans shore (I think those are the words to the song).¬† You get my drift? Get it? Drift? LOL I remember riding in the car with […]