The Music Mom: Eileen Carey

Hey, working moms: Forget balance – it’s all about time management and giving both roles all you’ve got

Instead of trying to achieve a balance of time spent on career and kids, I have found that the best way to succeed as a music mom is to 1) plan things out so that you have specific times set aside for both roles and 2) pour all your energy and attention into each role while you are doing it.

Stress-free summer: 4 tips for surviving shift from school to summer vacation

Despite the sun, fun, and good times that are on their way, the start of summer can also be a time of stress and uncertainty for kids and parents. Here are 4 tried and true tips for ensuring a smooth, stress-free transition from school to summer vacation.

Rockin’ routines: 4 healthy habits every musician should form

If you want to be a more professional, organized, and successful musician, you should develop repeated behaviors that facilitate those positive traits. In other words, you should try to develop healthy habits. Here are 4 to get you started.

Motherin’ comfort: 6 country songs to play for Momma this Mother’s Day

There are so many ways to say “Happy Mother’s Day,” but if you’re a music mom, you know the best way is in a song. Check out these 6 country gems that will remind you and your mom just how much y’all are loved, needed, and appreciated.

Why fear is the #1 killer of creativity – and 5 ways to rise above it

Follow these 5 ways to overcoming fear and get ready for the fun, excitement, and sense of accomplishment that come from discovering and nurturing your creative self. It’s time for the daring and innovative creative you to win, and fear to lose.