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Jennifer Borget
Cherish 365

Jennifer Borget is a journalist and blogger from Austin, TX. She has a passion for capturing and telling stories, then sharing them with the world. Her background in journalism helped inspire her to start the award-winning parenting blog There she documents her family life and inspires parents to make a difference and cherish life’s moments and stories through photos and video. Her work has been featured on the Today Show, Huffington Post, and Parenting Magazine’s And she has been honored as a BlogHer Voice of the Year in 2014 and 2016.


Parents: Stop Answering This Question With 'Because I Said So'

That Time My 7-Year-Old Asked Me About 'The C Word'

Wants and Needs: How to Show Our Kids the Difference

What The Heck Is Self-Care Anyway?


How Young Is Too Young To Talk About Alcohol?

My 6-year-old Knows More About Social Media Than Most Adults

How His Simple Question Is Changing Our Conversation About Alcohol

Does Homeschooling Mean Less Friendships? I Think Not

Is Santa Real? And Other Questions I'm Dreading This Time of Year

7 Years Of Santa Photos Where My Kids (Almost) Didn't Cry

Jennifer Kindhouse  
Life In Italics 

Jennifer is the blogger behind – a site that encourages us to pause, notice, and emphasize the moments that give our lives meaning. She was known online for a while as "Jenni Chiu" and created content for companies like SheKnows Media, Huffington Post, SheSpeaks Inc., Raising America/HLNTV, and Viacom. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, two sons, and two lesbian dogs. You can find her on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram.


Why, Why, and How: Parenting, Rules, and Curious Kids

Summer Friends Can Be Real Friends Too

Some Parenting Clichés Just Don't Stand the Test of Time

When Self-Care Means Escape


Connection Is My New De-Stressor

How Much Do 3rd Graders Know About Alcohol?

Summer Conversations

Friends, Fourth Grade, And Being The New Kid

Sip or No Sip – My Son Wants Just a “Taste”

Christmas Traditions – His, Mine, And Ours

Andy Herald
How To Be A Dad

Andy Herald is co-founder of, an entertainment experience for parents, non-parents, or anyone who's ever had parents really. A heavily-caffeinated designer dad living in sunny Pasadena, California, he's best known for his humorous Instructional Diagram graphics and memes. When he does attempt to use the written word, it's more like storytelling with the occasional use of emojis and the frequent use of typos. His goal as a creative is simple: to make people laugh. One digital armpit fart at a time.


4 Parenting Clichés That Need To Go Away

Can You Guess Which Animated Films Have Alcohol? (QUIZ)


Extreme Tips for Over-Protecting Your Kids

Serious Subjects Can Get Seriously Silly with Kids

The Symptoms of Bad Influence-itis

The 2 Types of Parents on New Year’s Eve

Jill Krause
Baby Rabies

Jill Krause is the voice of, a blog she started when her baby fever got serious. She's a digital content creator, photographer, videographer, brand consultant, and public speaker. She holds a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Missouri, and resides outside of Dallas, TX with her husband and 3 young children.

Hear from Jill Krause:


Parents Shouldn't NEED A DRINK. Words Matter


Be Intentional

We Have A Tween And We Can’t Parent On Cruise Control

Your Child Doesn’t Need A Lot Of Friends, Just One Good One

YouTube Live Stream


It's a Big Deal, It's Not a Big Deal- When Mom & Dad Drink

Responsibility Starts With Me #TalkEarly

Keep Them Talking

Sili Recio
My Mamihood

Sili Recio is the writer and Chief Executive Mami behind The Mamihood. Mothering a 7-year old supastar, creating spreadsheets for anything worth remembering and figuring out why the clean laundry won't automatigically insert itself where it belongs round out her current passions. Sili raises armies and builds empires. She also bakes cookies and thangs. Follow her shenanigans on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram


The Why Behind the Asks: Parents and Safety

Summer Plans and Conversations

What Mamis Need

Intentional Self Care


Making the Connection Early: Talking About Alcohol

The Digital Influencer’s Kid

What Do Parents Say About Alcohol?

How My Friendships Build Up My Child

Sipping: Do You Allow It?

Grateful for Traditions & Memories

Liz Stanley
Say Yes

Liz Stanley is founder and editor of the award winning women's and family lifestyle site, Say Yes. She was born and raised a New Yorker but now is perfectly happy to call the fairytale city of San Francisco home with her husband and three children. Her and her team's work has been featured by Martha Stewart, Real Simple, Parents Magazine, the Huffington Post, with full print features in the San Francisco Chronicle, Pregnancy and Newborn magazine, and documentary features on A&E and Hulu. She partners with a variety of design focused lifestyle home brands like Target, Adobe, Home Depot, and West Elm. Previous work includes founding Minted's lifestyle site, Julep and writing for Apartment Therapy.


Parenting Clichés I'm Sick Of

10 Ideas To Teach Communication And Respect At A Young Age


A Simple Game To Get Kids Talking

Rethinking Quality Family Time

Talking To Your Kids About Friendships

Our Favorite Holiday Traditions

Vanessa Bell is the founder of De Su Mama and a Latina mom raising two, multiracial children. Through the exploration food culture and heritage travel, while also documenting family legacy, De Su Mama creates a community around the unique perspective of multiracial motherhood.


Alcohol and Kids: Do Life Choices Begin With One Sip?

Do Mixed Kids Need Friends That Look Like Them?

5 Mom Clichés That Don't Make Parenting Easier

Slow Living: The Self-Care Moms Really Deserve

Deva Dalporto of MyLifeSuckers is the creator of dozens of viral videos. She in known primarily for her funny music parody videos for which NBC dubbed her the “Weird Al of YouTube Moms.” Her videos have garnered more than 250 million views and have been on Good Morning America, The Today Show, People, CNN, Headline News, Fox, NBC, ABC, Today Parents, Yahoo’s homepage, Today Australia, HuffPost, Parents, PopSugar Moms, Redbook, Good Housekeeping and many more. Deva is a three-time BlogHer Voice of the Year Award winner for video, an Iris Award nominee for Most Entertaining Content and was selected by ABC News as Best Fan Cover Artist in their Billboard Music Awards Special. Deva blogs at and you can find her on YouTube, Instagram and Facebook.


Summer Life │ Mom Rap

Unwind Without the Wine!

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