Motherhood Matters Press Release

Connie Sokol’s New Book to be Released:Motherhood Matters:

Joyful Reminders of the Divinity, Reality, and Rewards of Motherhood


3/7/12″“Woodland Hills, Utah”“Connie Sokol, author, presenter, and mother of six””expecting her seventh””announces the release of her fifth book,“Motherhood Matters: Joyful Reminders of the Divinity, Reality, and Rewards of Motherhood,”officially to be released on March 13, 2012, and on pre-sale now at


Motherhood Mattersis the book to read on those days you want to run away from home,” says Connie Sokol, author ofLife is Too Short for One Hair ColorandLife is Too Short for Sensible Shoes. “It reminds you of the power, joy, and influence in the seeming repetition and mayhem of motherhood.”


Sokol found out she was expecting again at the age of 45. “Motherhood is about constant transition and adjustment””of ourselves, our expectations, and our abilities. This book helps women view the mothering stage they are in with fresh eyes and a new determination to truly enjoy and live it fully.”


A gift book,Motherhood Mattersreminds women of the spiritual power, the influence of daily reality, and overlooked rewards of motherhood. With humorous experiences and anecdotes, as well as inspirational quotes, Sokol’s new book aims to revitalize women about what they do daily as mothers.


“So often mothers are underappreciated in the simple but incredible things they do””from getting children through school, to teaching them respect and compassion, to training them on life skills. Raising a child takes an amazing amount of energy, wisdom, and love. Women just don’t get enough “˜thank yous’ for all they put into it. So this book is a big thank you, to help them clearly see the gift of motherhood and feel fantastic again about their role.”


Women can read Sokol’s “Back to Basics” tips and weekly blog posts on being a woman, wife, and mother, and listen to free podcasts by


“Reading this simple book helps women feel like “˜Yes, I can do this,andenjoy it!'” says Sokol.

Mrs. Sokol is a national presenter, former radio and TV host, and columnist for newspapers and magazines.



About Connie Sokol

Connie Sokol is the mother of six””expecting her seventh””a national presenter, author, and a TV contributor for KSL’s “Studio 5.” She is a former radio personality, and magazine and newspaper columnist. Through her humorous and compelling presentations, columns and articles, Mrs. Sokol helps women embrace change and live more fulfilling lives. Visitwww.8basics.comfor more info.


AboutMotherhood Matters:

Combine homework, dishes, laundry, and carpools. Add in the unexpected, subtract time, and repeat daily until well beaten. Sound familiar? It’s a recipe for Motherhood Madness. But life doesn’t have to be this way. Find the cure inMotherhood Matters.

This delightful little volume, filled with wit and wisdom, presents a straightforward look at the divinity, reality, and rewards of being a mother. With clarity and concision, Connie E. Sokol shares inspirational messages that will fit families everywhere on the road to a better way of life.

Whether your children are preschoolers or teenagers””or preschoolers who act like teenagers and vice versa””this book is guaranteed to help you find memories in the mayhem and treasures in your to-do lists. Fresher than flowers and without all the guilt of chocolates,Motherhood Mattersis the perfect gift for the women in your life who give so much.