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JoAnn Fabrics Nursery Contest — Win a $500 Gift Card!!

The folks at JoAnn Fabrics contacted me about a fun new Pinterest contest they are running. I thought you might like to know about it. All you have to do is shoot a video of your nursery with handmade decor and you can enter to win! … [Read more...]

Million Moms Challenge: Being An Advocate for your Child’s Health

Today I'm posting about something that I am passionate about -- healthy moms and babies. I have loved being part of The Million Moms  Challenge -- which I believe is making the world a better place. I'm sharing one of the most important lessons I've learned since I've become a mom.  Here's a little snippet from my story: "My first child was born with a complication. Of course, since I was a … [Read more...]

Million Moms Challenge — When Your Birth Plan Doesn’t Go Quite as Expected…

I'm taking a small detour today from handmade goodness to talk about something that I am passionate about-- Healthy Mothers and Babies. Did you know that very 90 seconds a woman needlessly loses her life in pregnancy or childbirth??  And  80% of these deaths are preventable. I am proud to be a part of ABC News' Million Moms Challenge. If we find 100,000 people who sign on to the Million … [Read more...]