Sometimes We All Have to Pivot – The Pandemic Pivot

How many of you are trying to figure out your new normal, for now? Still in quarantine and my calendar full of appearances and events – Cancelled! Now what? As we get more information on the safest way to move forward, we go from there. It’s really all we can do. Online remedies to continue…

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The Power of Positivity During Unprecedented Times

Old ways won’t open new doors. We have all heard it! Today, we are being presented with more new doors to walk through everyday. Staying positive and continuing to have faith during these unprecedented times is crucial. Quite frankly it’s so different for each and everyone of us. There are levels of suffering all around…

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COVID, Quarantine & Kids!

It has been just a minute as my family and I have tried, like everyone else, to wrap our head around this COVID pandemic. Getting a handle on our lives being literally flipped upside down has been interesting to say the least. But, being quarantined with my kids has really been the best. Furthermore, juggling…

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Yoga to Benefit United Way – Sign Me Up!

United Way is in nearly 1,800 communities and across more than 40 countries and territories worldwide. As the largest privately-funded nonprofit in the world, United Way creates solutions that build stronger communities. They improve education, strengthen financial stability and make communities healthier. My sister is a yoga instructor and for years has tried to convince…

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Bullying – Highlighting the Cause

I work to lift up others because I know what it is like to be torn down. Bullying is personal for me and now my children are elementary and middle school ages.  I am passionate about it more than ever. I am a voice for children and have a mission to make them ‘stronger than…

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Morningday Community Solutions Gives Back

Morningday Community Solutions of Pompano Beach and West Palm Beach gives charities access to building and household materials. They do so at deep discounts or free of charge. Founded in 2010, the organization is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that helps other nonprofits. These may include: churches and schools in an effort to keep their operating costs…

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Habitat for Humanity

This week I spent time at a Habitat for Humanity warehouse center. I went through donations coming in and saw first-hand the impact it had on local families. They come in to shop and  find household needs at a fraction of the cost. According to the Palm Beach County’s Habitat for Humanity outreach site, “Habitat…

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Kindness Matters

It’s not just a tag line or a popular hashtag for my family, its our mindset and way of life. Kindness matters in everything that we do. The kids and I put together a little note and gift card to pass to the person behind us at Starbucks. The opportunity to be kind is everywhere.…

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Feeding Palm Beach Food Bank

I volunteer weekly at a different organization to have a true pulse on the community and the issues we face. Feeding South Florida, i.e. Feeding Palm Beach County, is South Florida’s leading domestic hunger-relief organization. They serve 25% of the state’s food insecure population. According to their website: “Feeding South Florida is the largest, most…

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Miss Florida for America Announcement

Keeping up a business or personal relationship takes work and commitment. It’s why posts like these are so gratifying. The positivity I get to experience in my life from my allegiance to a platform, that allows me to not only move forward confidently, but allows me to help others, is befitting. If I can help…

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Safe Kids Day In Boston A Success

The event took place at Boston Children’s Hospital this past Saturday and with booths set up to touch on everything from concussions to carseat safety, attendees really got a good look at what Boston Children’s tagline truly exemplifies…Until every child is well. Teaming up with Safe Kids Worldwide for this Safe Kids Day, I was so…

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Safety Around Water With The “Y”

Did you know that drowning is the leading cause of death for children ages 1-4 in Florida? According to statistics from the YMCA enough children in Florida drown each year to fill 4 classrooms. This week I was asked to be a part of the unveiling of a “full court” press initiative put on by…

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Graceful In Gladys Magazine

What an honor to be featured in Gladys Magazine’s latest issue as one of their Top 10 Most Inspiring Moms! Highlighting the last decade of my life as a wife, mom and pageant participant, Gladys did a fantastic job giving readers a brief glimpse inside what motivates me to do what I do and who…

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Bike Safety At Eagle Ridge Elementary

It was a “biking to school safety” event at Eagle Ridge Elementary in Coral Springs. Local officers were on hand to ensure that students knew the proper protocol for wearing helmets and the importance of having one on as well. These little ones were so interested in understanding the rules of the road and how…

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An All White Kind Of Night For Charity

Taking place at Vibe Las Olas in Ft. Lauderdale, the guests of the night arrived wearing white and the evening was all in the name of raising awareness for CAP…Concussion Awareness and Prevention.  Brook Burke and I took the reins as the hostess’s for this soiree and had a terrific time meeting and greeting all…

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Game Ball Presenter & Cap Recognition

It was the last game of the season for the Miami Heat as they took on the Orlando Magic for fan appreciation night. I was honored to be the Game Ball Presenter at Monday night’s game where the Heat took the win 100-93. The night was made even more special when CAP, my pet project,…

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In Las Vegas For Safe Kids Worldwide

In an effort to broaden my outreach I am teaming up with Safe Kids Worldwide coalitions and/or chapters across the country as part of my advocacy for their organization and as Mrs. South Florida International. Last weekend I attended a car seat safety checkpoint in Las Vegas and learned a very important tip from these…

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Shuzz Art Fashion Show

This passed weekend I had the great honor of emceeing the Shuzz Art Fashion Show. The Shuzz Fund now in its fifth year is a non-profit organization that distributes shoes around the world to children in impoverished countries and here domestically to back to school and athletic programs. The show took place at Mizner Park…

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A Road To Hope…Stop Sex Trafficking Today

The epidemic across America is real. Many of you have heard about it and many people choose not to believe it, but the truth is Shared Hope International reports that 30% of sheltered youth and 70% of street youth are victims of commercial sexual exploitation. These days I spend my Monday’s volunteering at Grace Place…

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CAP Challenge Takes On Don Estridge

Don Estridge High Tech Middle School located in Boca Raton is home to the Lady Dragons Soccer Team. It was there that I had such an informative opportunity to meet with these young ladies and talk about the importance of being #CAPSAFE. CAP an acronym for Concussion, Awareness and Prevention has become an exciting project for me…

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Event Day With Local Foster Kids

This year I got to spend my birthday in the most celebratory of ways! I took part in an event at the stables where I ride in which 49 local foster kids came out and we had fun riding horses, doing crafts, practicing archery and playing horse shoes. I ride at Sport Horse International in…

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SKW Buckles Up In Pembroke Park

I always love seeing the little ones and being a part of what Safe Kids Worldwide has to offer in terms of preventable injuries amongst children. This week we headed to Lake Forest Elementary where the kids all donned t-shirts in support of SKW as the result of 100% participation in a poster contest. In…

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The Bahamas, Miami Dolphins, #CAPSAFE…

In town for the first-ever Dan Marino and Friends Football game, my husband, myself and a few friends got to catch up with the guys and you know I of course took the opportunity to talk about being #CAPSAFE and the CAP Challenge. Miami Dolphins Legends took part in an exciting match up against the…

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For The Love Of Kids This Valentine’s Day

It was a star-studded soiree with professional athletes in attendance who know all too well what the debilitating effects of a concussion can in all reality be. I founded the CAP Challenge after it had been brought to my attention time and time again just how rampant concussions are and how the need to raise…

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Join The CAP Challenge

What better way to give back than recognition? As I began my journey to form alliances with local, statewide, national and even global organizations such as Safe Kids Worldwide, where I help promote child safety, an area of concern that continued to pop up on my radar was concussions amongst children. Do you know how…

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Family First…Always

For those of you that don’t know by now, I am a mom to 3 beautiful children and am so fortunate to have a true partner and best friend in my husband Russ. Since day one we knew we wanted a family and we also knew that our children would always come first, it’s actually…

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Fun Times Today At Watkins Elementary

Capping off a 2-week buckle up campaign in Pembroke Park…Watkins Elementary was the place to be with school assemblies and pep rallies taking place leading up to the final carnival that I attended this morning. I got to help these lovely kids paint fire trucks and along with Safe Kids Worldwide promote the benefits of…

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It Was National Auction Night For Miss Universe

Last night each contestant for Miss Universe showed up in their very best clad with an item to auction off in order to benefit local charities. The event took place in Doral, FL and among the charities to benefit from the nights’ proceeds was Best Buddies International (bestbuddies.org). In addition to raising funds for charities…

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What Better Way To Spend The Day Than Feeding South Florida

The day before Thanksgiving I got to spend it helping out and giving back and it felt great!! With 1 in 4 children going hungry in South Florida feedingsouthflorida.org is the leading domestic hunger relief organization serving Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties through a network of nonprofit partner agencies, including soup kitchens, food pantries, homeless…

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It Was An Honor Attending 2014 Miami Best Buddies Gala

Last night was an event to remember, the 2014 Miami Best Buddies Gala celebrating Southeast Asia. Being able to attend events like these in support of efforts going on all around me and the community in which I represent is why being Mrs. South Florida International and helping raise awareness for Safe Kids makes it…

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Addressing Bullying In Schools Through Dance…

It was an anti-bullying message set to music and played out through a theatrical performance. I was asked to talk to students in Orlando about the importance of speaking out against bullying and what a growing problem it has become. From cyber-bullying to your traditional tough kid, it happens amongst all groups of people and…

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It’s A Haunted Halloween At The Berman Household

When it comes to throwing a bash we Berman’s have had quite the practice and like to think we’ve gotten pretty darn good at it! Celebrating Halloween this year with our three little ones, we opened up our home to family and friends with special host Actress Peyton List from Disney Channel’s show “Jessie.” Dozens…

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Not My Daughter Find A Cure & A Night Out…

Night at the museum brought out many local faces in Coral Springs all for that famous pink ribbon that effect so many women across the country each and every year. Not My Daughter Find A Cure is a spin off effort as the need to raise awareness for breast cancer nationally and internationally increases annually. Lindsey…

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Night At The Museum In Coral Springs

Brought out Real Housewives of Miami Lisa Hochstein, as Not My Daughter Find A Cure was the focus centered on Breast Cancer Awareness month and what needs to be done for the thousands of women facing this life-threatening illness each year. Berman and Berman Law Group helped sponsor this event raising thousands of dollars for women…

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Supporting More Never Hurts YadaGives.org

Co-Spokeswoman for YadaGive.org, Lindsey Berman seen here with Entertainment Tonight Journalist Mark Steines, is on hand lending her support to an organization she stands behind. Yadagive.org online allows you to select a charitable cause, then an online store, where you make a purchase of your choice and a portion of the proceeds goes to the organization…

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A Charitable Night Out

A Charitable Night Out was sponsored by Team zMotion and Berman and Berman Law Group supporting the Mystic Force Foundation and The Fred Taylor Foundation, who is pictured here with Lindsey and husband Russell, one of the events Co-Chair’s. Also photographed Team zMotion Founder Chris Hoch and wife who are always hands on when it comes…

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Best Buddies Miami Gala

Held in Miami “Proper,” Lindsey and her husband Russ, along with other friends and supporters gather annually for the Best Buddies Miami Gala. As attendees the night focuses on generating hundreds of high-profile guests, celebrities and supporters to raise proceeds that go towards people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who are routinely misjudged or ignored.…

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Sharknado2 Premiere

Having teamed up with Tara Reid, to promote a pilot perfume line Shark by Tara which has since gone in its own direction, I was happy to be on the red carpet lending support to a friend that I actually met at a lunch for a non-profit organization. Realizing we both had a genuine interest in…

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