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Pumpkin Chili

Pumpkin Chili

This pumpkin chili recipe from Chef Debra Ponzek is a classic fall dish, full of seasonal flavors like pumpkin and butternut squash. Like all chilis, it’s versatile and can be made ahead and frozen, making it a go-to for busy  autumn nights. Pumpkin Chili Serves 6 4...

Meet-a-Mom Tracy Tutor of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles1

Meet-a-Mom Tracy Tutor of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles1

This week’s Meet a Mom interview is with Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles’ Tracy Tutor! Over the past 22 years, Tracy has built an incredible career in Los Angeles real estate, specializing in finding buyers for celebrity architect-built homes, including ones by...

Halloween Books for Kids!

Halloween Books for Kids!

  This story was contributed by Rosemary D’Urso of Library Mom! Follow her on instagram @librarymombooks.   It’s the season of ghosts and goblins and we are thrilled to share our list of brand-new picture books along with some timeless favorites that are...

Spiced Mulled Wine!

Spiced Mulled Wine!

  Deb Ponzek is a mom, chef/restauranteur and author of several popular cookbooks including The Dinner Survival Cookbook and The Family Kitchen. This week she’s sharing her go-to fall cocktail for entertaining—an easy mulled wine perfect for sharing with...

Meet-a-Mom – Alexandra Lannen, Real Estate Broker

Meet-a-Mom – Alexandra Lannen, Real Estate Broker

How many children do you have and what are their names and ages? I have a daughter named Vasi who is 6 years old. Where do your children go to school? Vasi is in first grade at West Maple Elementary School Tell us more about your business and background? What do you...

Spooky Snack Mix

Spooky Snack Mix

Halloween is almost here and we’re adding this Spooky Snack Mix from The BakerMama to our shortlist of fun treats to make. It has all the things we love in a holiday snack—sweet, salty, festive and a healthy dose of nostalgia. Maegan, the talented mom behind The...

Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins

Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins

These Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins are full of Fall flavor. Bake up a batch on the weekend to serve all week long as a grab-and-go breakfast! Thank you to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore for sharing. Go to kathleenashmore.com to find all her recipes or follow her...

The Pandemic & ADHD: Why more moms are being diagnosed

The Pandemic & ADHD: Why more moms are being diagnosed

  In early 2020, Charlotte Shaff, a mom of two, started to feel anxious, depressed, fatigued and was gaining weight. “I wasn’t able to properly focus on my kids, I was full of anxiety because they were home all day with me doing online school and I never felt...

Revenge Travel Safely with Treat!

Revenge Travel Safely with Treat!

    Revenge travel. Also called a “comeback trip”, this travel trend is about making up for time at home during the pandemic. People are planning trips, and expanding their budgets to make these vacations extra special. Our newest partner, Treat, is bringing...

Mid-Day Mom Break! Join BBHM and AKT… You Deserve It!

Mid-Day Mom Break! Join BBHM and AKT… You Deserve It!

  With kids heading back to school and it being a tough 20+ months we have something exciting for our community of moms. Join us and AKT in our 4-week Mid-Day Mom Break – Intro into AKT. The *first* one will be free,  WHAT IS AKT? AKT is a full body workout that...

Meet-a-Mom Deanna Alfredo, Owner of AKT Royal Oak

Meet-a-Mom Deanna Alfredo, Owner of AKT Royal Oak

How many children do you have and what are their names and ages? Benjamin, 18 Years Old  and is a Freshman at Saginaw Valley State University playing football and Francesca “Frankie”, 4 years old.   Tell us about AKT and what made you want to start this business?...

Mental Health Checklist & Advice From a Mom Who Cares

Mental Health Checklist & Advice From a Mom Who Cares

We are thrilled to share the new Mental Health Checklist from our friends at YourMomCares. Just in time for the school year, this wonderful organization has provided ways to help our kids have a happier, healthier year. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics,...

Kids Birthday Guide!

Kids Birthday Guide!

Let them eat cake! Birthdays are special but I think a year with our much celebration our birthdays have become something even more to celebrate. With our schedules busier than ever and more hours needed in a day for all moms out there, I hope this guide becomes a...

Meet the Mom behind StyleChild!

Meet the Mom behind StyleChild!

Just in time for back-to-school shopping, we’re sharing one of our favorite new mom-owned brands. StyleChild is a fashion-forward line for kids, founded by Jade Sklaver, mom to Liv, 4. After building a career in corporate fashion, she became a wife and mom, and then,...

Recipe: Cucumber Mint Sangria!

Recipe: Cucumber Mint Sangria!

Our Friend Carolyn with The Cozy Food Feed has a FABULOUS recipe for Cucumber Mint Sangria… and it has no added sugar! We love how refreshing it is for summer! Check the recipe below to make one pitcher! INGREDIENTS 2/3 fresh cucumber, sliced into 1/2 inch slices 1...

Summer Citrus Salad Recipe!

Summer Citrus Salad Recipe!

This recipe from sisters Barbara and Carolina of Host to Perfection is, well, close to perfection. On hot summer nights, we’re always looking for recipes that don’t require us to turn on an oven—and this Summer Citrus Salad hits the spot. A nice alternative to a green...

Get to Know Travel, Health & Wellness Brand Treat!

Get to Know Travel, Health & Wellness Brand Treat!

  After over a year and a half of being primarily homebodies, we’re experiencing serious wanderlust. That’s why we’re thrilled to be partnering with Treat, an innovative new brand that’s set to launch their app in August and offering a holistic approach to...

Drowning Prevention: 5 Things to Know

Drowning Prevention: 5 Things to Know

  Pandemic or not, there are few bigger items on our list of “mom worries” than drowning. And with good reason – it’s the leading cause of accidental deaths in kids ages 1 to 4. But there are some really simple ways to keep your kids safer. We spoke to Adam...

iCode – Leading Computer Science in Troy, MI

iCode – Leading Computer Science in Troy, MI

iCode computer science programs offer kids the opportunity to build soft skills and strengthen their academic skills; with program options that fit their lifestyle and schedule. Flexible Program Options – Proprietary Curriculum – STEAM Learning – Critical Thinking –...

Meet-A-Mom of Simply Latched  – Amanda Gatia

Meet-A-Mom of Simply Latched – Amanda Gatia

How many children do you have and what are their names and ages? I have 3 children, Serafina (7) Zara (5) and Stefan (4) Where do your children go to school? My children go to school at St. Hugo of the Hills Catholic School Serafina is entering 2nd grade, Zara is...

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