Meet A Mom

Race, COVID-19 & More: Our Chat with a Psychologist Mom

Race, COVID-19 & More: Our Chat with a Psychologist Mom

This story originally appeared on Greenwich Moms.   This week’s Meet a Mom is Reon Baird-Feldman, PhD. Born in Guyana, South America, she moved to White Plains, NY when she was 7. “We lived with several of my aunts and their families until moving to Teaneck, NJ...

Meet a Mom: Auctioneer and Author Lydia Fenet

Meet a Mom: Auctioneer and Author Lydia Fenet

  As Global Manager Director, Strategic Partnerships and Lead Auctioneer at Christie’s Auction House, Lydia Fenet certainly has a big job. As one of the most sought after auctioneers in the world, she’s raised over half a billion dollars for nonprofit...

Meet Two Dads: Douglas Graneto and Wear Culvahouse

Meet Two Dads: Douglas Graneto and Wear Culvahouse

  This weekend we’re happy to be featuring two dads for our “Meet a Dad” story! Douglas Graneto, principal of Douglas Graneto Design and his husband Wear Culvahouse, a retired OB/GYN who is now COO of the company, live in Greenwich, CT with their 11-year-old...

Meet a Mom: The BakerMama

Meet a Mom: The BakerMama

  If you follow The BakerMama on Instagram, you’re probably as obsessed as we are with her beautiful boards of food, which take simple dishes (think: hot dogs or baked potatoes) and transform them into art. In addition to being “like”-worthy, they’re also super...

On the Front Lines: An ER Doc & Mom Shares What It’s Really Like

On the Front Lines: An ER Doc & Mom Shares What It’s Really Like

  As we navigate self-quarantining and social distancing with kids, we can’t help but think of the moms on the front lines of this COVID-19 crisis. Many of us find ourselves at the end of our ropes by about 3 o’clock for reasons ranging from toddler tantrums to...

Meet a Mom: Reese Witherspoon Book Club Author Chanel Cleeton!

Meet a Mom: Reese Witherspoon Book Club Author Chanel Cleeton!

  Next Year in Havana, New York Times bestselling author Chanel Cleeton’s latest book, about a Cuban-American woman who journeys to Havana to explore her family’s history, has garnered praise from critics around the world—including Hollywood. Actress Reese...

Meet the Mom Behind the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement!

Meet the Mom Behind the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement!

  This week’s Meet a Mom is Scarlett Lewis, Chief Movement Officer of the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement. After losing her son Jesse in the tragic Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in 2012, she formed this non-profit organization whose inspiring mission is...

Meet a Mom: Amber of Glow Envy Skincare!

Meet a Mom: Amber of Glow Envy Skincare!

This week’s Meet a Mom is Richmond small business owner Amber, of Glow Envy Skincare, which uses advanced technology to help customers love their skin again. Originally from Utah, she moved here just 6 months ago and had to restart her business from scratch, but has had the help and support of the Richmond community to help her get there.

The Dynamic Mom Duo Behind QuadJobs

The Dynamic Mom Duo Behind QuadJobs

Andra Winokur Newman and Betsy O’Reilly are two of the cofounders behind QuadJobs, a dynamic business that is changing the way busy people (including, yes, moms!) get the help they need. Launched just a few years ago, it is the #1 job creator for college students in...

Meet the Mom Behind Dune Jewelry!

Meet the Mom Behind Dune Jewelry!

This week’s Meet a Mom is Holly Daniels Christensen, the Founder & CEO of Dune Jewelry, which is a unique, “Experiential Jewelry” brand. “We use sand and natural elements from thousands of locations around the world to create jewelry that holds your personal experiences…tangible reminders of your favorite moments,” explains Holly.

Meet a Mom: Actress Brooklyn Decker!

Meet a Mom: Actress Brooklyn Decker!

Actress Brooklyn Decker became a household name by dominating the pages of Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues as a model, starting in 2006 and landing the coveted cover in 2010. She’s also a devoted, hands-on mom to two, a boy named Hank (4) and a girl named Stevie (2).

Meet the Mom Behind Revtown Jeans!

Meet the Mom Behind Revtown Jeans!

As moms, finding wardrobe staples that are both comfortable and stylish is key. We need to be ready to go from the playground to pick up and from meetings to lunch, quick. That’s why we’re loving Revtown, a new brand of denim started by former Under Armour executives. We spoke to the Product Development Lead Jennifer Carcich, who is Mom to Wilder, 2 ½ and Violet, 7 months, about this innovative brand, her life as a working mom, and what’s next for Revtown.

Meet a Mom: Actress Ali Landry!

Meet a Mom: Actress Ali Landry!

  Actress Ali Landry is this week’s Meet a Mom! After claiming the title of Miss USA in 1996, she became the recognizable face of the “Doritos Girl” in the iconic 1998 Super Bowl ad. That same year she was named to People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People list;...

Meet a Mom: Author & Social Media Guru Brittany Hennessy!

Meet a Mom: Author & Social Media Guru Brittany Hennessy!

This week’s Meet a Mom is Brittany Hennessy, author of Influencer: Building Your Personal Brand in the Age of Social Media.We met Brittany when she was the keynote speaker at a mompreneur event held by a previous Meet a Mom, Pamela Pekerman, and wanted to share some of her inspiring insight as a social media guru and working mom. Here’s a bit more about this Westchester, NY-based mom of two!

Meet a Mom: Kerri Walsh Jennings!

Meet a Mom: Kerri Walsh Jennings!

Photo Credit: Associated Press   This week’s Meet a Mom interview is 3-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings! Her name is synonymous with beach volleyball, and is the most decorated athlete in her sport. Aside from her domination on the medal podium,...

Meet a Mom: Kara Goldin, Founder & CEO of Hint Water!

Meet a Mom: Kara Goldin, Founder & CEO of Hint Water!

  Kara Goldin, the founder and CEO of the uber-popular unsweetened flavored water brand hint, is this week’s Meet a Mom! In addition to creating and growing this ground-breaking brand, she hosts and produces the podcast Unstoppable, featuring other entrepreneurs....

A Chat with Actress & Author Rachael MacFarlane

A Chat with Actress & Author Rachael MacFarlane

​   Rachael MacFarlane is best known for voicing key characters on popular animated shows like American Dad and Family Guy (created by her brother Seth MacFarlane). Recently, the mother of two has enjoyed success with her second act—penning two children’s books,...

Meet a Mom: Randi Zinn of Beyond Mom!

Meet a Mom: Randi Zinn of Beyond Mom!

    Randi Zinn’s mission is one close to our hearts—helping moms remember life “Beyond Mom”. This multitasking mom of two is an author (her book, Going Beyond Mom, is a must-read), as well as an expert on the topics of mindfulness and wellness. We spoke to...

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