Real Life SmartMom Safi Salgado

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In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we invite Safi Salgado to join the SmartMom community. She shares her journey through motherhood with us on her blog and Instagram, covering all sorts of topics ranging from favorite recipes (sneaking in healthy “Hulk” pancakes for her son into our Instagram story takeover), product reviews, helpful mom tips, and opening up discussions about being a woman as well as being a mother.

At SmartMom, we love the fact that she presents opportunities for moms to engage and embrace the womanly side, striking a healthy balance for a happy, healthy motherhood journey. We hope you get to know Safi better below!

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Real Life SmartMom Jena Holliday

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we invite Jena Holliday to join the SmartMom community. Jena is an artist, designer, teacher, and marketer documenting her work on her website Spoonful of Faith. To add to this long list of talents, Jena is all about the #momlove, so she works to support other women and mothers in expressing themselves and telling their stories creatively. Our favorite creations are the illustrations that represent “mom life” oh so well – you’ll see us support her on SmartMom Instagram! Get to know this mom creative and what “mom life” means to her:

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Real Life SmartMom Chasitie Lindsay

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we invite Chasitie Lindsay to join the SmartMom community. Chasitie is a momprenuer, dabbling in so many different things SmartMom just had to get to know her better. She’s a DJ, a restaurant owner, a brand ambassador just to name a few things she’s currently doing. As a mom, we all know how to multitask but this mama is bringing it to a new level. Get to know the mom behind it all!

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Real Life SmartMom Alli Kristine

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we invite Alli Kristine to join the SmartMom community. Through her beautiful blog, Blush Blossoms, Alli explores the many facets of motherhood, life and style. She discusses the more serious stuff: re-entrance onto the dating scene after her divorce as well as the emotional rollercoaster of her custody battle, but she also makes us laugh about how toddlers hate putting on pants! Her writing is inspirational so at the end of each post, you’ll find yourself smiling.

Get to know Alli, her favorite products and how she reacted to the question about her ideal day below (hint, great reaction coming from a mom):

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Real Life SmartMom Kristen Buckhout

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

Welcoming toddler mom Kris Buckhout to the SmartMom Community! Kris is the lifestyle blogger of Home with Harper from California and mom to a 1 year old girl (here’s where Harper comes in!). Be sure to check her gorgeous blog and Instagram feed where she gives moms tips on how to enjoy motherhood and accidentally gives us all baby fever with the cutest photos of little Harper! Let’s get to know Kris and find out what it’s really like being “Home with Harper.”

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Real Life SmartMom Katie Cassman

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

Welcoming new mother Katie Cassman to the SmartMom Community! Katie is a fashion and lifestyle blogger from Chicago, who recently gave birth to baby girl Caroline. On her beautiful blog and Instagram feed, Katie shows us how to maintain our sense of style throughout pregnancy and into motherhood. She also writes for popular outlets like Pampers.com and MyDomaine.com. Let’s get to know Katie Cassman and welcome her to the club: Congrats, mama: you’re officially a Real Life SmartMom!

Here are some questions we asked:

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Real Life SmartMom Stacy Anderson

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

Welcome to the SmartMom community Stacy Anderson, founder of I am Happy! We are “happily” featuring Stacy as one of our Real Life SmartMoms because she makes it her business to make moms happy. She provides educational content about the ins and outs of motherhood (think breastfeeding, encouraging speech, and bed-wetting issues) through her podcast and providing “I am Happy” products that are safe for babies, kids, and moms alike. Let’s get to know the momprenuer whose mission it is to make you smile.

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Real Life SmartMom Molly Weener

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we talk to Molly Weener, pastry chef, mompreneur and creator of Flour & Fig! Her business in the gift and wedding industry allows her to be creative while treating herself and her daughter to the best pastries. Whether she’s encouraging her daughter or inspiring a new whimsical creation in the kitchen, Molly teaches us that adventure is verb. Let’s learn a little bit more about this mom and how she gets to live the sweet life.

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Real Life SmartMom Sheron Stewart

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we talk to Sheron Stewart, Momprenuer and lifestyle blogger of Mamas Making Moves! As a mother of two, business owner, and co-founder, Sheron inspires moms to realize and accomplish their goals while offering a guiding voice to the journey. We are honored to welcome a mother who is willing to share her knowledge of the Momprenuer’s world – we’re all about women supporting women, mothers supporting mothers – as well as super cute pictures of her little ones!

Here are some questions we asked:

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Real Life SmartMom Morgen Marie

In 2017, SmartMom launched the Real Life SmartMom series featuring your favorite Mommy Bloggers, experts and influencers. We go to these women for advice, recipes, support and whenever Google comes up with an answer we don’t like. Let’s get to know these amazing mommas a bit better – why? Because they are SmartMoms; and smart moms talk to SmartMoms.

This week we talk to mommy blogger, fashion influencer, and YouTube Channel star Morgen Marie! Mom to 2 kiddos, Morgen turns to SmartMom for advice on teething (yes, cold celery DOES work), potty training (no, age 3 is not an embarrassing age not to be potty trained as a boy), and making connections with other moms going through similar stages. We couldn’t be happier to have Morgen as part of our SmartMom Community!

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