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A really good mom....meet Bess Kercher

Bess Kercher, M.A. shares her wit and mommy wisdom in her "A Few Good Moms...Can You Handle the Truth?" blog. Each week Bess tackles issues facing moms with a humorous and inspiring outlook. Bess lives in Charlotte with her husband and two sons. You can read more of her writing at www.maemucho.com or contact her at bessk@carolina.rr.com.
Bess Kercher, M.A. shares her wit and mommy wisdom in her "A Few Good Moms...Can You Handle the Truth?" blog. Each week Bess tackles issues facing moms with a humorous and inspiring outlook. Bess lives in Charlotte with her husband and two sons. You can read more of her writing at www.maemucho.com or contact her at bessk@carolina.rr.com.

Meet Bess Kercher, weekly blogger for MomsCharlotte.com and mom to two amazing boys. Each week in her “A Few good Moms” series Bess shares “the truth” about the issues we all face in motherhood - with humorous insight and an inspiring outlook. You can read more of her writing at www.maemucho.com or contact her at bessk@carolina.rr.com.

Name: Bess Kercher

Originally from: born in New York, raised in Charlotte

Kids: Will (13) and Dillon (11)

Favorite bedtime books read to your kids: The Story of Ferdinand, All Aboard the Dinotrain, Dillon Dillon, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Wonder

Favorite local restaurant to take the family: Hubee D’s

Best take-out: Copper

Best child-free date night spot in Charlotte: Nikko

Fun family tradition: Running the Turkey Trot 5K Thanksgiving morning

3 pages bookmarked in your web browser:

http://www.tracyleecurtis.com

https://www.facebook.com/kimmery.books/

http://kindnessblog.com/2015/09/24/screw-perfection-choose-practice-by-trish-rohr/

TV mom you’d most like to be like: I love Beverly Goldberg’s (The Goldbergs) unabashed affection for her family, and I admire Jessica Huang’s (Fresh Off The Boat) strength; I suspect I am most like Frankie Heck (The Middle).

MomsCharlotte Haiku:

My calling must be:

Helping others feel better

(By comparison). 

Links to some favorite past posts:

Rock Star Parenting

Boys

Finding Yourself

Your Minivan

Links to Bess’ blogs:

A Few Good Moms: Can you handle the truth about . . .

11-5-15: Parenting-related PTSD

10-29-15: Irrefutable evidence

10-21-15: Your phone

10-14-15: Your lameness

10-09-15: Your minivan

9-28-15: Finding yourself

9-22-15: Sister wives

9-16-15: Play-based learning

9-10-15: Cheering from the sidelines

9-1-15: The change of life

8-23-15: The truth

8-17-15: Summer movies

8-10-15: Boys

8-2-15: Summer reading

7-26-25: Surrendering control

7-17-15: Being mom

7-13-15: Parenting fails

7-6-15: Summer camp

6-12-15: Rock star parenting

6-1-15: The “lazy” days of summer

5-25-15: Watching them grow up

5-18-15: Training for the Ironmom

5-8-15: Mother’s Day

5-2-15: Your post-kids appearance

4-23-15: Potty training

4-10-15: Brotherly love

4-7-15: Delayed payment parenting

3-30-15: Breastfeeding

3-23-15: Working the 3rd shift

3-6-15: Big feelings

2-26-15: The truth

Team Mom Series: It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game, right? That's what local mom and writer Bess Kercher keeps telling herself as she navigates the world of team sports with her two sons leading the charge. Find out how a non-athletic mom fares in a world dominated by competition and sports.

9-29-14: Team Mom

10-22-14: Team Photo

11-13-14: MVP

11-24-15: Good Sport

12-1-14: Champions

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