Rockette Nicole On Being a Working Mom: ‘Be the Best Person You Can Be’

The Life of a Radio City Rockette

As a Rockette, mother of three (two boys and a little girl!) and wife, my days are definitely challenging. I strive to stay positive and always remind myself that I have done the best I can do—I strongly believe that “Everything happens for a reason.” For most, the holiday season means running around to see family and friends, but for me and my family, it is an extremely busy time.


Since my husband and I both work in New York City and live in New Jersey, it is really important for us to have a strong support system at home. It is comforting to know that while my husband and I are working, the kids are cared for at home. Having incredible support allows us to concentrate and focus all our energy on work.

“It is really important for us to have a strong support system at home” —Rockette Nicole

Similarly, when I am home with my family, I give 100 percent of my attention to my kids and husband. I always say, “Live life like its your last day because you never know what tomorrow will bring.” It is a constant battle to be good at life, but remember we are human and make mistakes. Never regret and just try to be the best you can be!


There’s more to the Christmas Spectacular number, “New York at Christmas,” than meets the eye!