Emoji Smiley Face Pillows

I love using holidays like Valentine’s Day to get fun novelty surprises for the girls. When I was little, I always looked forward to the heart-themed gifts that my mom would leave for us on Valentien’s morning. In fact, my all-time favorite gift to this day were heart-shaped glitter jelly bracelets. For whatever reason, the Read More →

arole Hochman Women's Damask Garden Chemise

If you’re shopping for Valentine’s Day locally or making something yourself, you can easily wait up until the day before to get your gift. If shopping online is your thing, then you need to hurry up! And thankfully we have Amazon Prime to ease any worries. Below are a few things this Fancy Mom would love for Read More →

How have you been feeling post-holiday binge? Well, I can honestly say that I’m feeling awesome since starting the Whole30 with my sisters. But the one thing that I let myself slack on was tracking my activity on the FitBit. But not anymore! With the urging from a friend in my neighborhood, I’m back at Read More →

Friday Fresh Picks: Currently Obsessed With Photo-Real Clothing

Fashion is getting real for kids. Walk into any retailer for kids and you’re bound to see some real looking food and animal prints on things like leggings, socks and tops. And make sure you’re not shopping on an empty stomach, because you’ll crave your favorite candy like ASAP. I will admit I made a Read More →

How to Talk About Weight Loss Around Girls

Today I started the first day of Whole 30 with my sisters and sister in law. Without getting into the details of the eating program (You can learn more here), this is just another part of my journey to loving how I feel and look. I’ve always struggled with my weight, and I have yo-yo’d Read More →

Girls' Winter Birthday Color Themes - Frozen Fever Elsa

In my 3rd born’s first year, she completely skipped over the typical baby interests like Elmo in favor of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse and Paw Patrol. For my middle daughter, while Frozen still reigns supreme, she has also picked up a big interest in the Disney Princess Palace Pets (in addition to her shared love of Paw Read More →

Book Review: Very Christmas by Simone Mets

When I met author Simone Mets in person this month to learn more about her book, Very Christmas, one thing I told her was that even though the main characters are kids doing good deeds, I think it’s the adults who will gain the most from reading with their children. It’s us who sometimes need the Read More →

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Every so often when I teach a PR or social media class in town, I meet fellow solopreneurs like myself who are trying to get some coverage for their business. I always tell the class about this blog with the hopes that someone in attendance would have a business that would have some interest with Read More →

JustShoesforKids Review & Interview with Founder Jodi Gallaer

*Disclaimer: I received product from JustShoesforKids in exchange for my review. All opinions are authentic and my own.  There are certain places that you just don’t go with your kids to avoid the stress-inducing experience it would bring. For me it’s the supermarket, and for Jodi Gallaer, founder of JustShoesforKids, it was the shoe store. Read More →

Real Fancy Girl Review: Under Armour Activewear for Girls

*Disclaimer: I received Under Armour activewear in exchange for this review. All opinions are authentic and our own. When kids do the reviewing, you know they’ll be honest!  Sometimes you never know what your child has in them until you ask. This summer when I was planning fall activities for my girls, I asked my Read More →