Throwback Thursday Stories- Summer Vacation

July 3, 2014

I’ve decided to do put Throwback Thursday on summer vacation for the next two months. We’ll pick things up again this fall. So link-up if you wrote last week or this week, and if you were too busy enjoying the sunshine, that’s cool too. Happy Summer! An InLinkz Link-up

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Project Life Tuesday: DIY Disney Autograph Book + July Link-Up

July 1, 2014

Welcome to Project Life Tuesday 2014 If you are new to The Mom Creative, welcome. I hope you will stay awhile. I’m Jessica – wife to Matthew, mom to Elias, a silly and spirited five-year-old, and Adeline, a spunky two-year-old. I’m also a marketing professional, savvy deal finder, photo lover and memory keeper trying to […]

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Lisa Leonard Giveaway {5 Winners!}

June 30, 2014

Today, I’m delighted to be participating in a group giveaway with a few fellow bloggers and Instagram lovers including: Katja from Skimbaco Lifestyle Hayley from The Tiny Twig Vera from Lady and the Blog Lara from Pretty Connected Amy from Mom Spark Crissy from Dear Crissy Audrey from Mom Generations Jenn from The Stylish Housewife […]

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Introducing My Book

June 25, 2014

I’ll admit, this wasn’t quite when I planned to introduce the little beauty I have been working on for the past 18-months. However, since that crazy swimsuit post went viral and many of you saw the book first on HuffPost Parents, I figure it’s time. Actually, before I do that… may I first say thank […]

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Put on that Swimsuit

June 20, 2014

It’s been five years since I first wrote about putting on a swimsuit and going swimming with your kids, but I continue to receive emails and comments about that post. I decided it was time to revisit the topic – with some new and old thoughts. You’ve got two choices every summer  – to put […]

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Throwback Thursday Stories

June 19, 2014

Welcome to Throwback Thursday Stories where each week we share and link-up the stories behind our Throwback Thursday photos. It’s an awesome opportunity to document untold stories about the photos in shoe boxes, scrapbooks and hard drives in your home. Sorry that things have been quiet here for a few days. It was Adeline’s Hello […]

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Stitch Fix: Update and June Box

June 13, 2014

It has been a long time since I wrote about Stitch Fix, but I am still using and loving the subscription clothing site. A quick run-down in case you haven’t heard of the service or don’t remember how it works.  You sign up using this link (my referral link, thank you!) You fill out a […]

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Throwback Thursday Stories: Dad Edition + $100 Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway

June 12, 2014

Welcome to Throwback Thursday Stories where each week we share and link-up the stories behind our Throwback Thursday photos. It’s an awesome opportunity to document untold stories about the photos in shoe boxes, scrapbooks and hard drives in your home. Today’s post is sponsored by Home Depot. With Father’s Day being this weekend, I thought […]

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Our First Chapter Books + Free Kindle Download

June 11, 2014

My friend Kristen introduced our family to the Growly series. I bought the first book to read with Elias this fall, and then it sort of fell by the wayside. This summer we are picking the series back up and are so excited. The first book (what we’ve read) is really, really sweet and wonderful. […]

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A Gift Dad Will Love

June 9, 2014

It has been such a joy watching Matthew evolve into the role of Dad. Our kids adore him, and its no wonder why. He’s funny. He’s tender. He’s creative with each of them. Elias is especially a Daddy’s boy, so with Father’s Day around the corner I wanted to do something special that captured their […]

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