Archive of ‘Style’ category

On writing and motherhood

The Mom Blog’s own Lorna Rose was recently interviewed on a podcast all about the writing process. Lorna talks about her decision to become a stay-at-home-mom, how she finally found the confidence to call herself a “writer” and how she balances motherhood with work. Check it out here: http://horriblewriting.libsyn.com/website/36-motherhood-with-lorna-rose Way to go, Lorna!

Happy Monday!

Hi everybody! I hope your week is off to a wonderful, sunny start. It’s been a while since we’ve done a good old fashioned links post, so here ya go…. some fun stories/videos/random stuff we’re excited about today at Mom Blog HQ: Has anyone else watched “The Letdown” on Netflix? It’s the most real depiction […]

Why I love spring

Early wildflower sightings and talks of the irrigation canals filling can only mean one thing – spring has come to the valley. I’m an autumn and winter girl at heart. There’s nothing more beautiful than leaves turning, warm fleeces coming out from storage, and the snowshoes finding their way out of the garage. The valley […]

Vulnerability, connection and love

If you’re looking for inspiration, a way to connect with your kids and teach them all the good things, “The Power of Vulnerability” By Brene Brown is a must-read. If you aren’t the reading kind, check out her Ted Talk on this topic. If you’re more of a bullet, get to the point kind of […]

Dreams for my daughters

“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” — Madeleine Albright Today is International Woman’s Day, the day when we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. As we celebrate, we reflect on the inequalities that […]

Seven things not to say to a pregnant woman 

1. Gosh, you’re really big. Are you due tomorrow? (This one is especially maddening when a stranger comes up to you at the gas station) 2. This is going to be your only baby? She’s going to be lonely. And weird. 3. This is going to be your only baby? But what if something happens […]

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