In honor of Mother’s Day on May 12, 225 spoke to five dynamic working moms in Baton Rouge to hear their challenges, their motherly advice, and their tips for connecting with their children and holding it all together.
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Fashion Designer, SLA Collection; Owner, Sharmooz.com
Children: Kelsie (left), age 7, and Kameron, age 5
Spouse: Keith Tillage
|KELLI SCOTT KELLEY
Associate Professor of Painting, LSU School of Art
Child: Finn (pictured), age 15
Spouse: Bill Kelley
Child: Hamlin (pictured), age 15 months
Spouse: Darren Hess
Server, California Pizza Kitchen
Children: (left to right) Presley, age 14; Aprilleo, age 5; ; Noelle, age 11; and Shawn, age 15
Owner, Brew Ha Ha
Children: Lilly (left), age 7, and Sophie, age 9
Fiance: Walker Higgins