Are YOU the Next Charlotte Moms Blog Contributor?

Charlotte Moms Blog continues to grow, and we’re looking for fresh, local voices to join our team! Could that be YOU? This is a volunteer position, but there are some real fun perks to

Breast Cancer: The Statistics Don’t Lie

When it comes to breast cancer, the statistics are frightening.  Chances are you know someone with the disease, or will endure the diagnosis yourself, as 1 in 8 women will hear the words “you have breast

Pregnancy Favorites

Being pregnant and having a toddler means time is on warp speed these days and somehow, I’ve already started my third trimester (yikes!). I’ve been fortunate to have two relatively easy pregnancies, but there

Money Saving Mamas :: How to Save on Halloween Costumes

Happy October! If you haven’t begun to already, now is the perfect time to start planning for Halloween. I’ve always loved Halloween, but like all holidays, it’s even more fun now that we have kids to

Guide to Charlotte’s Pumpkin Patches

Fall is officially here! This is my favorite time of the year, with cooler temperatures, changing leaves, pumpkin-flavored everything, football every weekend – the list goes on and on. I especially love celebrating fall with visits

Adult Trash to Kid Treasure

I love homemade toys.  There are many reasons why I prefer handmade toys – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, right!?- but one of the most crucial factors is that they can be so incredibly CHEAP to make,

Autumn = Apples

Pull out your corers, your peelers and your pie tins because IT’S APPLE SEASON!! Our family has already made our trip to Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchard in Hendersonville to pick our peck of Early Fuji,

Reality Check Tuesday

Ya’ll.  I feel like a post with just the word “ya’ll” and an eye roll emoji would probably be understood by each and every one of you on some level, am I right?!  But

5 Reasons You Should Go Glamping this Fall!

My kids have been asking to go camping for at least a year now. While I love the beauty of the outdoors and the escape from the hustle and bustle of the city it

The Misfit Mom

I have always been a confident, strong-willed, independent woman.  So, the feeling of insecurity that occasionally overcomes me as a mother is foreign and baffling. I often find myself uncertain, questioning my own choices