I can remember the day and most of the details of the delivery of both my first and second child. Motherhood has been simultaneously the most challenging and rewarding time of my life. It was particularly challenging when I first became a mother. However, no one quite prepared me for what awaited me during maternity leave. During the months leading up to my maternity leave I nested, and looked forward to having what seemed like an expanse of time to simply enjoy my new baby and being home with him.
Yes, I’m a tech junkie and I rely on my phone for everything. Surprisingly, it has helped make my life a little easier as a mom. From staying organized to grocery shopping, I’ve found an app to help do almost everything. I want to share a few of my favorite apps that I use on a regular basis: Shipt Everyone hates grocery shopping, especially when you have to drag the kids along. Shipt is one of the few grocery delivery apps that lets you shop from the comfort of your home
The new year is approaching and if you haven’t done so already, it’s time to put your life and goals into perspective. I started 2018 with many resolutions that I wanted to have accomplished around this time of year but unfortunately, that just didn’t happen. 2018 started good but after my boyfriend got into a horrific accident, my momentum towards my personal goals and business shifted. My lifestyle changed from a two-parent household to one and so did the income. Everything happened so fast, that I wasn’t able to process
Every year around this time, I’m sure we all think to ourselves-damn time flew. Whelp-Mommies as you know summer break is vastly approaching. If you were in denial like us, realistically it’s time to get things in order for summer. Instead of allowing the kids to work our nerves, consume too much junk food and run the house wild-we are going to make this a productive summer for everybody in the family! For Mommy Take a Break We know the grind is real as a mompreneur. But take a break
Hello ModishMommies! It’s Kaya and I’m back for another edition of Mental Health Monday’s: Mindfull considerations for working moms! Today I want to talk about self-care. As a busy mom constantly worrying about meeting everyone else’s needs, I often times forget about my own needs. This can quickly become problematic because you can only be as helpful to others, as you are to yourself. A typical day for me means working at my full-time job, rushing from work to pick up my babies from daycare, and hurrying home. Once at
“Mindfull” Considerations for “Mompreneurs” Hello, Modish Mommies! I am so excited to be able to have your attention. First, let me take the opportunity to introduce myself and tell you a bit about my journey. I am a mental health therapist with ten years of experience working in the field. I am a graduate of Boston College in Massachusetts which is also my home state. Boston College is where I earned both my Bachelor and Master degrees. I am a social worker by profession and in this role, I am
Yesterday Modish Mommies got the opportunity to attend the Projecht Bloggers Bungalow at Nisey’s Boutique. The event had an intimate setting for industry professionals to converse, shop, sip and interview Mukami Kinoti Kimotho the creator of Royelles avatars (because they really are more than dolls). As I entered the venue, Mukami’s spirit was like a breath of fresh air and I was able to connect with her instantly. She was poised and carried herself with confidence and dignity while grasping the crowd’s attention with her superior and heartfelt voice. Leaving me eager to learn more about
Sigh, it’s been a while since I’ve blogged and I must say I’ve truly missed it! As some of you may or may not know Modish Mommies has made a transition to an online marketing and networking platform for mompreneurs. So, of course, we had to plan a launch party which will be held next weekend and we are so excited to mix and mingle with everyone! But you know when it comes to planning events, life becomes hectic especially when dealing with work, your family, and event prepping! It seems
Don’t you hate when you see an idea executed that you know you could’ve slayed if you got your hands on it?, well Connie Sun did and she is ready to produce top-notch events! Connie has allowed her taste of style to influence herself to become an event planner! When you have an eye for fashion and it’s trends, I like to say you have a creative eye and can definitely step outside the box when it comes to your hustle. Connie has recently launched her new event planning business Once
Did your style change after becoming a mom? If your answer is yes then this interview is for you! After becoming a mom many women become best friends with loose shirts, leggings, and messy buns! Because the last thing some moms can think about is what they should wear. However, I find it important to never loose your peace of mind and most importantly your sense of fashion just because you are a mom! Although it might be easy to some of us, a lot of moms face this challenge!