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{Sponsored Post} Toddler Learning with Many Rivers Montessori

A big thank you to Many Rivers Montessori for working with Duluth Moms Blog to bring you this great post.Finding quality education and care for our earliest of learners–our weren’t-they-just-my-tiny-baby toddlers–is a surprisingly challenging and lengthy process, especially here in the Northland. Duluth and its surrounding areas offer several amazing preschool opportunities for three and […]

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{Sponsored Post} Taking Fitness One Step at a Time with Moms on the Run

A big thanks to Duluth Moms on the Run for working with us to bring you this post.I like to take walks. My daughters are 2 and 5, and when the oldest is in preschool for the mornings, I often break out the stroller and my headphones and walk with the little one around the […]

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{Sponsored Post} Getting Organized with Northland Custom Closet & Garage

This post was sponsored by Northland Custom Closet & Garage, but the opinions shared are all my own.On a warm, sunny, perfect-as-only-Duluth-can-be day about three years back, my husband, my young daughter, and I moved into our first home. Since then, we’ve added another babe to the family, and all of our stuff–perfectly packed and […]

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Finding My Mom Village

Before having kids, I thought the saying “It takes a village to raise a child” was a nice idea and sounded cute, but I didn’t think it would really apply to me. Don’t get me wrong, I loved the idea. My thoughts sounded more like “But I’m independent!  I won’t need help — I don’t want help.” […]

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{Sponsored Post} Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: Banish Head Lice with The Lice Lounge

Thank you to our friends at The Lice Lounge for sponsoring this post.It happened. Just last week. My preschool-aged daughter came home with a backpack full of glitter crafts, summer soccer sign ups, and the thing every mother dreads the most: a letter from the school nurse warning parents that cases of head lice had […]

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Why I Moved to Duluth

Exactly ten years ago, after graduating from Aveda institute, I moved from Minneapolis to Duluth. Originally from Bemidji, Duluth was always a destination for me and my family. So many people asked me why. Why are you moving to Duluth? Why are you leaving your best friends, hundreds of salons, Nordstrom!!! What’s in Duluth anyway?” they […]

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{Sponsored Post} FIT4MOM Classes: A Foolproof Way to Make Friends and Keep Fit

Thank you to FIT4MOM for inviting Duluth Moms Blog to check out their Stroller Strides Classes! They provided the opportunity, but all opinions are our own.  I am the quintessential bandwagon slacker when it comes to working out. I join in on something, enjoy it for a while, and then fizzle out. It happens to the […]

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Don’t Hijack Our “Minnesota Nice”

Let’s talk community. com·mu·ni·ty kəˈmyo͞onədē/ noun a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals.    I’ve always had close friends, many acquaintances, and lived a social life. But it wasn’t until […]

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