Category Archives: Your Stories

Hilarious Epic Gansta Rap By Over Stressed Mom!

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Motherhood is complicated and can be stressful at times. Check out this funny gangsta rap mom venting about the not so glamorous life of a Mom. This video had us laughing and thinking about our own chaos. How do you handle stress?  

If Disney Princes Were Real – Funny Buzzfeed Video!

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This video parody of what life would be like if Disney Princes were real, really cracked us up! Have you dated (or married) any of these guys?

I Made Claire’s Outlander Cowl

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Ever since I started watching, I have been obsessed with the knit fashions on Outlander. They show up on each episode. It all started with Claire’s cowl though. The instant I saw it, I knew I was going to try and recreate it. I just hoped someone else would join me on that trek and…

Amazing DIY Captain America Duct Tape Costume Made by an 11yo


My friend Shanna’s 11 year old son has blown his family and friends (and me!) away with this clever DIY duct tape costume that he made all by himself. It’s economical, creative and just incredibly executed. He originally got the idea one night when he could not sleep and started thinking about ways to make…

Moms Be Like: Funny Back to School Video

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So it’s the second week of school for most of the kids in our hood and I don’t know about you, but I don’t feel like I’ve celebrated NEARLY enough. Especially after watching this funny back to school video. I feel a Target run coming on. Who’s coming with me? I just wish I didn’t…

Invisalign Teen & Our Invisalign Family


This post has been sponsored by Invisalign. All opinions are my own, as usual!  Invisalign has had such a positive impact on my life and for my kids that it’s now my first choice for teeth straightening for all my family members. I’m thrilled to be hosting a giveaway for treatment with Invisalign (below). But…

Cool Colorful Keppies: Free Knit Kippot Pattern


I started making these colorful hats for a couple of reasons. My kids attend a Jewish Day school where they are required to wear a kippah or “yarmulke”, if you are old school or skullcap if you are really really old school. Of the three terms, I think I like kippa best. It sounds like…

What Parents REALLY Think at Back To School Time

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My kids went back to school this week and I’m a predictable mix of happy and sad about this. Back to School is a BIG DEAL for me but I have to confess, every time it happens in April, it feels too early. I’m not ready to relinquish summer hours and I feel caught off…

Back to School With Etnies Footwear


  Thanks to Etnies for sponsoring this post and inviting us to come and tour HQ, check out the Skate Park and learn more about the brand. All opinions are my own.  Several years ago I had a chance to tour Etnies HQ and I was so impressed with the brand, the founders, and the…

Lobos Baby Back Ribs With Strawberry BBQ Sauce

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In March, California Strawberries  took Momfluential  to Oxnard California to explore Terry Farms.  During our visit we tasted several delicious strawberry inspired recipes that were to die for.The Lobos Truck was kind enough to share one of my favorite recipes with us, so I can share it with you! . Part One – The Ribs:…