At the end of May, I flew to Nashville with my five closest friends for our annual girls’ getaway. We have been officially taking these trips for 7 years, since my oldest daughter was 4 months old. As we have gotten older, these trips have become more difficult to plan as we have had to […]
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I’ve fallen victim to keeping up with the Joneses. This spring, I had the pleasure of becoming Facebook friends with a whole slew of awesome new moms. Until now, I had been pretty okay with the fact that, as a working mom, my weekends are often spent sitting around in yoga pants relaxing or trying […]
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As I sit here writing this post, I am a stay-at-home mom, running a small non-profit in my non-existent spare time, caring for six children, spending most of my time as a would-be taxi service driving these kids from here to there and everywhere. I live in the city where my eyes are more open to everything […]
Have a bad day? A glass of wine can fix that. Celebrating something? Beers with friends are in order. It’s Tuesday? A margarita goes with that taco. We are a drinking culture. But as a non-drinker, I often feel left out. Whenever I meet new people, I have to “come out” as a nondrinker. It […]
Bracing for impact – it’s something I do everyday since my ex walked out of my son’s and my life. I do it in the grocery store where I get the sympathetic glance from an older woman as I try to juggle my son’s carrier, my grocery list, and the 100 other things in my […]
I think we all go through phases of life where we feel…stuck. I have been stuck many times in relationships and situations that are ruled by uncertainty and anxiety, knowing full well that I needed to grow up and move on, but feeling unable to do so. What changed? Switching my perspective to one where […]
I like to consider myself a strong, well put-together person. I manage my household for the most part, have been married for fourteen years, have two well-rounded kids, work full time, and have never struggled with any mental health issues. I am pretty much always on: I try to always be there for my friends, […]
Nursing bras are a necessary tool for breastfeeding mamas. We need easy access to our mammaries, but the sizing, comfort, support, and ease of use of the average nursing bra leaves a lot to be desired. Enter the Side Zip Nursing Bra. Created by a Wisconsin Mom and entrepreneur, the Side Zip Nursing Bra opens […]
Mother’s Day is the perfect time to take a stroll through the gardens with the whole family! The Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens will be on hand with FREE kids’ activities, balloon art from Miss Sparkle the Clown, make-and-take gifts for Mom and more.
You can also enjoy a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch with Zilli Hospitality Group (brunch not included in FBBG event). For pricing or reservations, call 414-409-3959 or visit ZHG’s website at www.boernerrestaurant.com.
Boerner Botanical Gardens admission is regular price. Admission NOT required for free FBBG activities.
Invite your friends on Facebook at www.facebook.com/events/1561428170641393/ or learn more at www.boernerbotanicalgardens.org
For more info, contact 414-525-5653 or [email protected]