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Meet The Founder of The Girl Guide, Stephanie Trotta

Meet The Founder of The Girl Guide, Stephanie Trotta

We were thrilled to sit down with Stephanie Trotta, founder of the beloved Girl Guide, to find out about her plans for the brand, her styling inspirations and family life in Connecticut.     You clearly have a great eye for style, where do you get...

Street Tacos

Street Tacos

We have been craving some good Mexican food especially with all of the excitement around Cinco de Mayo, whip out your slow cookers, and try this DELISH recipe! A huge hit with The Local Moms Network! {Ingredients} 2 lbs carne asada meat or flank steak...

Cinco de Derby Party Inspiration and Cocktails

Cinco de Derby Party Inspiration and Cocktails

Mamas, are you ready? This year Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby fall on the same day, which means the fiesta will be in full swing! We've got some fun party inspo as well as two amazing cocktail recipes from The Cup Bearer. Cocktails...

3 of Our Favorite Seasonal Recipes

3 of Our Favorite Seasonal Recipes

It is finally the time of year where some of our favorite seasonal foods are growing. In the Springtime we love nothing more than finding a local strawberry patch to pick our own strawberries or head to the farmer's markets for fresh produce. We've...

Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Spring cleaning can feel like a daunting task. Tackle one project at a time and focus on seasonal de-cluttering. Some easy tips and tricks below. Windows and Window Treatments When washing windows, choose a cloudy day so they don’t dry too...

3 Easy Ways to Transition Your Wardrobe from Winter to Spring

3 Easy Ways to Transition Your Wardrobe from Winter to Spring

For an easy wardrobe transition, pack away those bulky jackets and sweaters and focus on layering in Spring essentials! <!-- COLLECTIVE WIDGET CODE START --> <div class="shopsense-widget" style="text-align:center" data-mobile-optimize="true"...

Prom Prep: A Checklist for Parents

Prom Prep: A Checklist for Parents

Prom season is upon us! Here is our quick prom-prep checklist for parents! The Outfit: For dress trends this year, look for embroidery, full skirts, off-the-shoulder, one shoulder, sequins, and two-piece dresses. Where to shop? Think Asos,...

Springtime Books for Kids + One for Mom, Too

Springtime Books for Kids + One for Mom, Too

When it comes to children's books, we love finding old classics as well as new favorites. If you're in need of a fun and easy Springtime activity, grab the kids, a basket of books and a blanket and head outside where the books will quite literally come to...

Time to Get Outside: Springtime Adventures with the Kids

Time to Get Outside: Springtime Adventures with the Kids

It is time for outdoor adventures and we are ready to grab the kiddos, get outside and enjoy all that Spring has to offer! Here are some fun ideas that the whole family will enjoy. Geocaching: Say what? If you haven't heard of geocaching before, think of...

Tips from the Clutter Nanny!

Tips from the Clutter Nanny!

It's Spring (almost anyways).  With the sunshine, longer daylight hours, and the bloom of new flowers, it's natural to make Spring a time to cleanse, purge and re-organize.  You hear or read about how decluttering your home is the way to decluttering your...

Looks We Love: Resort Wear 2018

Looks We Love: Resort Wear 2018

With Spring Break and April vacations just around the corner, here are some looks we are loving right now. Breezy coverups, floral dresses, statement hats and stripes galore. Bring on the sunshine! <!-- COLLECTIVE WIDGET CODE START --> <div...

Spring Trends From Our Grocery Stores

Spring Trends From Our Grocery Stores

Spring’s finally here—or at least we hope so! In fashion, we have a good idea of what to expect this season: lavender hues, asymmetrical neck lines, checks, and fringe. But what trends can you expect to find in the grocery store? This spring’s food trends center...

5 Reasons We Love Spring

5 Reasons We Love Spring

Spring has a special place in our hearts. Here are five reasons we LOVE the Spring season. Flowers. Who doesn't love a beautiful Spring bouquet and better yet, seeing those first bulbs start to grow?! We can't resist perusing the farmer's...