Release the Mom Guilt!

ilissaLocal Peeps, Mom's Corner, Uncategorized

Picture it, I was at Target the day before The Petite Retreat last October. I was there to pick up a birthday present for a party starting in less than an hour (which I still had to run it back to my house to get it to my daughter to bring to the party that her grandma was bringing her … Read More

Capital District’s Big Latch On Location Guide

ilissaLocal Peeps, Mom's Corner

Wow, I am so excited to see so many Big Latch On locations here in the Capital District this year! I’ve previously hosted BLO events and it is such a great community experience. I wanted to give all you local mamas a quick guide to this year’s locations. If you’ve never heard of The Big Latch On here’s some info … Read More

{Product Review} Two Sparrows

ilissaLocal Peeps, Mom's Corner

It’s kinda funny. On Facebook I follow every baby company you can imagine. On Twitter I follow all the baby brands and a lot of bloggers. But on Instagram I follow a lot of crafters (along with baby brands and some personal friends). I guess Instagram is just so visual it’s really a great place to follow the creative types. … Read More

A New Chapter Opens…

ilissaLocal Peeps

Wow, what a year it has been. At this time last year I was newly pregnant (& super sick!!), we were just closing on our house, I had just finished up my sleep consultant training, and I decided to open my own store. Crazy! I couldn’t even imagine all that it would entail or the energy it would take to … Read More