• growing up glad, justice, justice for girls, live justice, justice ambassadors, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2016
    Fashion,  Fun

    Live Justice

    “What is Live Justice? It’s a lifestyle. And it’s all about your girl. The way she stays true to herself. The choices she makes every day to go after her goals. Take a look at the way we celebrate all that she does to Live Justice every day!”—Justice When I first learned about Justice’s new Campaign “Live Justice”, I was…

  • Fashion,  Kindness

    Headbands of Hope

    Headbands of Hope is not your typical company that sells headbands, bandanas and other accessories. For each headband sold, one is donated to a child with cancer. My friend, Happy Science Mom, recently told me about them. She thought a collaboration with Growing Up Glad would be a good fit. I spent some time researching it and she was right!…

  • growing up glad, happiness, ivivva, spreading happiness, charity, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2016
    Fashion,  Kindness

    Happiness at ivivva

    On Sunday, March 20, 2016 we celebrated the UN’s International Day of Happiness. I was inspired by Live Happy’s idea for a happiness wall and their #happyacts challege. My friends at Potions In Motiongenerously made and donated this wall for my event. I wanted to create a space where kids and adults could share their ideas on how they can spread…

  • growing up glad, metamorphosis, growing up, shy kids, kids confidence, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2016
    Fashion,  Kindness,  Parenting

    Metamorphosis

    I had the opportunity to guest blog for Hooligans Magazine again. This post can also be read on their blog. Hooligans Magazine is a quarterly print publication featuring children’s fashion, art and design.  The first image that comes to mind when I hear the word “metamorphosis” is a butterfly. I think of the transformation it goes through from its stage as a caterpillar. I…

  • growing up glad, kids confidence, kids swimwear, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2015
    Fashion,  Parenting

    Baby, I’m Worth It

    To me SELF worth means knowing your value and believing that you deserve to be treated with respect, kindness and love from YOURSELF (first) and others. It’s how you think about yourself intrinsically. Self-worth guides your judgment on relationships and your view of the world. I think we, as mothers need to make a conscious effort to focus on our self-…