by Julie Z. Rosenberg (Subscribe to Julie Z. Rosenberg’s posts) May 9th 2010 3:00PM
Amazing Mom: Joy Rose, founder of Mamapalooza, a popular platform of events for moms in the arts that reaches millions of women around the world. She’s also credited for coining the phrase, Moms Rock!
Joy’s Family: Kids: Brody, 21, Blaze, 18, Ali, 17, Zena, 15
Joy Lives In: Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
Why Joy Is Amazing: Fifteen years ago, Joy Rose was a stay-at-home mom with four children. Ten days after her youngest was born, she was diagnosed with Lupus, which in her case was life-threatening. Seven years, multiple hospital stays and one kidney transplant later, Joy made a commitment to do as much as she could to empower herself and other women to lead better lives.
So she became a rock star.
Full article: http://www.parentdish.com/tag/amazingmom2010