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The stylish, smart Gloria Orakpo is a woman with vision! A native of Lagos, Nigeria, Mrs. Orakpo migrated to the U.S. after studying at a university in London, England for two years. She landed in Texas, received her degree from Texas... more

Gwen Jenkins, mother of Malcolm Jenkins [ #27 Safety, New Orleans Saints], will join us to discuss parenting during the playoffs (and other faraway places.) Each year, parents of student athletes and pro athletes travel to watch their children... more

Pauline Crowder - mother of Channing Crowder - joins the Game Ready Mom crew to talk about giving! Managing expecations of family members are friends, tackling the holiday calendar and carving out time to care for others are the... more

She's formerly, married...not divorced, and refers to herself as a MISPLACED HOUSEWIFE!! Katie Anderson, mother of Washington Redskins Wide Receiver David Anderson, has an incredibly interesting life! Her two other sons, Tom and... more

How do you keep everyone on task and on target - and every now and then make it home for dinner? Game Ready Mom Karen Barber discusses the challenges and excitement of being a football mom! Send in your questions!

When everyone hits or kicks a ball, swims lap or blows a whistle, how do you keep it all together?

The first report cards come home! Fall sports seasons are coming to an end. How does your son or daughter's scores measure up to the top competition?

What happens when your child's team is the hottest thing going? What happens when their record tanks? Moms chat about managing expectations.

When tragedy happens to the family, how do you handle it? Mrs. Jackson discusses how she, DeSean and the family dealt with her husband's pancreatic cancer. She also discusses the incredible work their foundation does today in... more

What do moms do when the media discusses your child athlete? Injuries: What do parents need to know about injuries, instinct and rehab?