A New Venture

Hello my dearest mommies (and dads, grandparents) It’s been a while! I’ve missed writing for The Mommies!  I’ve been a little preoccupied with taking care of my two young kiddoes, running a new business, as well as embarking upon a new venture, and I hope you’ll come along and join me! About a year ago, […]

How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

Throw an Amazing Frozen Birthday Party Quickly and Cheaply and immediately eliminate $100 off kids’ birthday party costs Let’s just be real.  Birthday parties can get SUPER expensive.  I recently threw the Frozen birthday party of my daughter’s dreams on a budget and wanted to share these nuggets of info on how I did it with you! […]

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

The Mommies’ passion is to help parents steer their kids in the right direction and teach them how to live for Jesus. Fun music that teaches about God and His Word can help do just that. About a week ago, we posted a playlist of upbeat Christian “pop” music that kids and teens will love. […]

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

What are your kids’ favorite songs? If I had to guess, (and the same goes for my daughter), they are drawn to the catchy pop songs on mainstream radio.  My issue with this is that (some of) the messages in these songs are what I would deem inappropriate for my kids to hear. I’ve listened […]

Learn to Enhance Your Children’s Photos TOMORROW at 12pm (ET)

Learn to Enhance Your Children’s Photos TOMORROW at 12pm (ET)

Photoshop For Beginners Online Course Friday, June 3rd – 12pm – 1pm ET   Join our LIVE instructor to walk you through step-by-step how to enhance photos of your children in Photoshop tomorrow, Friday, June 3rd from 12pm – 1pm ET. This is a great way to have professional-looking photos when a photographer isn’t an option.  It’s […]

We love these essential oils for our children!

We love these essential oils for our children!

Essential Oils for Kids’ Ailments A part of raising well-rounded children includes raising healthy children. We here at The Mommies are all about keeping our kids as healthy as possible and using natural methods (when possible) to do so. One of my first experiences with an essential oil goes a little something like this: Before […]

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Basic Invite stands out among the rest as a unique invitation and stationary line. Do you love throwing parties and get-togethers? Do you have a creative eye and want something unique that fits your style? We here at The Mommies do. That’s why we love Basic Invite. We’re not sure if you knew this, but The […]

What We All Want the Most and How to Get It

What We All Want the Most and How to Get It

What was the first thing you thought of when you saw the title of this post?  Was it money? A good job?  A nice house in a nice neighborhood? Maybe it was to get married, to have children. These are all nice things, but this isn’t what I was referring to. What is it we all […]

What Would a Modern-Day Easter Look Like?

What Would a Modern-Day Easter Look Like?

My husband teaches 7th grade boys’ Sunday School class at our church.  Just a couple weeks ago, he and I were talking about how its’ hard sometimes for children to understand the context of the Bible (as it is for adults too) since it was written so long ago.  In fact, the Old Testament began […]

Teaching Your Kids to Use Their Talent for God’s Kingdom

Teaching Your Kids to Use Their Talent for God’s Kingdom

As a new stay-at-home-mom, I have to admit that I’ve missed using my degree and talents, which are graphic design, web, photography and social media marketing.  Not to say that I would rather be working full time again, that is definitely not the case.  I’m so thankful each day that I have here with my […]