SHOP LOCAL: Meet the Mom Behind Crescendo Espresso Bar + Music Cafe

SHOP LOCAL: Meet the Mom Behind…is a new series designed to introduce you to local businesses in the Madison area that you may or may not be familiar with, along with the moms who run them! When you shop local, you not only stimulate the local economy, but you are also directly supporting people who […]

Why I Love Z Boutique: The Only Plus-Size Shop in Madison

Last month, I had the distinct honor of walking in the Fashion Forward: A Catwalk for Charity event at The Sylvee, on behalf of Z Boutique. Z Boutique is a locally-owned plus-size boutique, specializing in women’s sizes 14-24. As someone who has ranged in size from 8-18 over the years, I have had a wide […]

The Best Birthday Freebies in Madison

I celebrated a birthday earlier this month, and as someone who LOVES free stuff, you best believe I took advantage of the many birthday offers available in our area. I’m all for a good deal and many of my favorite businesses in Madison offer birthday coupons and freebies. You usually have to register for their […]

5 Board Games You Can Play With Your Preschooler

We’ve been playing a lot of board games in our house these days…I’m a big fan because they give me something tangible to play with my preschooler. Read more about our current favorites in my latest contribution to Madison Moms Blog. I’m always on the lookout for more though! Feel free to share your favs […]

Road Trip! Your Madison to Nashville Travel Guide

I’ve never been a fan of road trips. At least I don’t think I have. In my mind, I make up stories about how crazy long and boring the drive will be.  Envisioning the sheer horror of a road trip until I convince myself that flying is for sure the better option, regardless of price.