Mom’s Guide to Summer in the Cities – August Edition

I had an epiphany a few weeks ago and it rocked me to my core…I ...

Mom’s Guide to Summer in the Cities – August Edition

I had an epiphany a few weeks ago and it rocked me to my core…I only have 8 summers left with my 10 year old and 10 summers left with my 8 year old! That’s not just a fun math riddle, but the cold.hard.truth. Gulp. How did this happen? How did they get so old? This realization […]

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Little Pnuts {Sponsored Post}

Let me preface this by say that we aren’t big toy buyers around our house.  We mostly run on hand-me-downs…and they are so very appreciated by our wonderful family and friends.  New toys are far and few in between.  Once in a while I grab Georgia, my 2.5 year old, a new book that I […]

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On Coping with Colic

This post is completely my opinion. I am not a medical professional, just a mama with a formerly colicky baby, sharing our experience. Always check with your doctor before giving your baby any medicine, changing routines, etc. What worked for us may or may not work for you and your baby – this is just […]

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Solutions to a Sultry Summer

Technically, ladies, we are in the midst of the dog days of summer. And even though we are not necessarily experiencing a swath of hot summer weather, I would still like to give you a few solutions and ideas of trends to try to break you out of a summer rut, if there were ever […]

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Twin Cities Moms Blog – Favorite Things

We’ve been working on this top secret project for over a month and are thrilled to be sharing our Favorite Things in the Twin Cities with you!  We surprised our team of contributors last Wednesday night with all of these goodies and the reviews are coming up the same – these are a perfect Top […]

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Friendship over Social Media: How real is that connection?

A little over eight weeks ago, I joined the ranks of “mother of three.” Much to my surprise, it hasn’t been nearly as difficult as the adjustment from one child to two was. I understand why people have more than two children; you’re already used to juggling everything so why not add another kid, right? […]

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Nealy’s Favorite Recipes: Strawberry Lettuce Salad

There’s nothing better in the summer months than a huge, fresh salad – yum! I realized I have quite a few favorite salad recipes, actually I have quite a few favorite recipes in general, so I thought I would start a little series about some favorite recipes called Nealy’s Favorite Recipes. First, the Strawberry Lettuce Salad. The […]

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Glamorama 2014-Guess Who?

Well, slap my face and give me a high five! Good things happen when you least expect it!  Last week I was bopping down the highway and I opened an email from someone I least expected.  The media relations manager for Macy’s kindly dropped an email in my inbox. {I know, I know, you shouldn’t […]

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TCMB Summer Smiles Photo Contest

We’re thrilled to be working with photographer Sara Montour to bring you our first photo contest – TCMB Summer Smiles! How to Enter: Email your cutest summer smiles pic of your kiddo to info {at} twincitiesmomsblog {dot} com by Midnight CST on Saturday, July 26th.  Contest entry pictures MUST be emailed in order for them to be officially entered in. All of […]

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Homemade Vanilla Syrup

Those of you who know me are positively certain that one of the keys to my heart is through a  latte.  I’d stop at the coffeeshop nearly daily to get my fix; for years.  But once our home was blessed with two little kiddos it just wasn’t so simple.  Most of the time we were […]

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