With Thanksgiving just a few days away, we are busy planning a memorable meal to give thanks for what we’re most grateful for in our lives. Family is always at the top of the list. Most of us can’t imagine what it would be like to be a child growing up in the foster care system. Being moved around to different families and homes, not having a permanent place or mom and dad to call our own. And, likely having gone through a traumatic event or situation to end up there. As moms, our hearts break for these children… especially when we think about our own kids and how a child’s outlook and life would take a very ...Read more.
Lia Lombara knew at a young age that she wanted to be a jewelry designer. She was fascinated with jewelry and the creative design process and loved to layer on gems, beads and baubles. Layering jewelry became part of her signature style and still is today. Fast forward to her college years, Lia majored in art at Boston College and jewelry design at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. After graduation, she started her own jewelry line, but was forced to stop designing when she had triplets (Taylor, Lexi and PJ – now 19 years old) to focus on caring for her family. As all of you moms of multiples know – it’s major ...Read more.
Good health is central to our well-being and leading a happy, fulfilling life. We know this. And, as moms, keeping our kids healthy and teaching them how to make good dietary choices is at the top of our priority list. A desire to help further this effort and inspire children and their families to make positive lifestyle choices is what led Linda J. Lipp to write her first children’s book. Fantastic! We’re all for starting ’em young, as they say, with the goal of creating lifelong good habits. ...Read more.