Introducing: NCW Baby

Hello Wenatchee mommas (and papas, grandparents, etc.!) — I’m are super excited to announce the launch of NCW Baby, a baby and toddlers apparel brand. NCW Baby believes in comfy clothes perfect for play, classic styles, and the beauty of North Central Washington! Some of you know me as a Wenatchee Mom Blogger and owner […]

Modern parenting, on and offline

On Christmas day, the New York Times ran an article titled “The Relentlessness of Modern Parenting.” From the article: “Parenthood in the United States has become much more demanding than it used to be. … Mothers who juggle jobs outside the home spend just as much time tending their children as stay-at-home mothers did in the […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! There’s tons of fun stuff happening around the valley this weekend and beyond. Read on for our list of recommendations: Every Thursday in January and February (including today), the Wenatchee River Institute is hosting free guided snowshoe strolls along the Riverfront Trail in Leavenworth. Date night idea: Comedian Brian Regan is coming to the Town […]

Explore the outdoors on snowshoes and skis

It can be challenging to figure out how to get outside with kids during the winter. Sometimes the ground is covered in a blanket of snow as deep as some toddlers are tall! Luckily there are plenty of organizations who offer low-cost or free, family friendly outings to help you make the most of this season. […]

Don’t be an aspirational recycler

If you’ve followed along with my series on the three “Rs” —reduce, reuse, and recycle — then you already know that “recycle” is purposely listed as the last option because the other two are better choices. Still, single-stream recycling is a wonderful service that we should take advantage of. As moms, it seems we’re often the […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! There’s tons of fun stuff happening around the valley this weekend and beyond. Read on for our list of recommendations: Here’s how to recycle your Christmas Tree this Saturday. There’s a free art class for kids ages 4-11 on Saturday at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Night skiing and live music at Mission […]