Zucchini Noodles

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This may be the first recipe post I’ve done since the very first More Than Mommies post!   To be fair, I followed someone else’s recipe for this . . . check out The Primalist’s post for the original recipe.  I didn’t follow it exactly but it was pretty darn close.   I wanted to […]

A State of the Blog Address

State of the blog

It’s been quite a while since I’ve sat down in the front of the computer and wondered “What will I write about on the blog today?” Perhaps you’ve noticed that your regularly scheduled dose of More Than Mommies has been a little, er, irregular. Mostly, this is due to the kids being at home from […]

Fun Snacks Create Memories

Fun Snacks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #AfterSchoolSnacks #CollectiveBias   After my kids became school age, I started to know less and less about what they did everyday.  It’s tough to get kids to talk about their day when they want to unwind just like an […]

Child Hunger Ends Here

Child Hunger Ends Here

More than one in five children in the U.S., may not know where their next meal is coming from. That’s nearly 16 million children, a number that could fill 8,000 playgrounds. My four children may be sitting next to a child who is hungry–but not just hungry, uneasy as well. Children who experience even intermittent […]

COSI – Experiencing Science in Columbus


If you haven’t planned your weekend getaway to Columbus, OH, what are you waiting for? The recap of our COSI Science Museum experience? Well here it is then! A big thank you to Experience Columbus for hosting More Than Mommies and our families* during our weekend getaway. We could not have been happier with our […]

Periods, Pads and Feminine Care – How they Fit into my Busy Schedule! #FreeToMove #Shop


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.   Male readers beware because, yes . . . I’m going to write a blog post about my period and feminine care.  Don’t worry.  I’m not going to give you all the *ahem* gory details but I am […]

Win an American Girl Doll for Your American Girl

Win American Girl Doll

Our girls love their American Girls. When I see my girls playing with their dolls I’m immediately thrown back to my own childhood. I never had the opportunity to own an American Girl Doll, but my favorite doll growing up had long silky hair–just like many of these dolls. Long after most of my toys […]

Zoombezi Bay – Something for EVERYONE

ZoomBay enterance

Let me start by telling you that Christine and I both received a fun filled 2 night trip to Columbus, OH and are now reviewing the amazing places we went.  All of the opinions and pictures, etc. are ours.  We would also TOTALLY recommend you checking out the Roar and Explore package and suggest you […]