Mom of the Week

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have two healthy and active children. My son Jaden is 4 and my daughter Jolie is 7. As a family we are very active, and love being outdoors together. We’ve made sure to teach our children the love of fitness and movement at a very young age. From skiing in the winter to swimming...

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My daughter is four. Oftentimes, we are not doing much: reading a book or cooking, or hanging out in the park, but what I value most in our time together are the quiet moments of connection we get to share in the flow of doing almost nothing. Going on trips is a lot of fun...

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   My favorite days are when we get to have tea and read aloud. That doesn’t always happen, but when it does, it’s a great day. My kids are 6, 4, 3, and 1. My greatest wish is that they grow in virtue and build resilient character – Growing up today is a bit harder...

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My son, Thomas, is almost 15 and my daughter, Hamilton, is 12. I love to travel with them and take them to learn new things… going to museums and exhibits, historic sites and ruins, etc. Granted, they definitely aren’t quite as excited as I am when we do those things, but I think they are...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love to do outdoor activities. We go on hikes in Pomerance and Mianus River and for walks at Tod’s Point. They are 15 (Dylan), 13 (Carly) and 11 (Chloe). My greatest wish for them is to live a happy life. When and where are you the happiest? I am happiest when I am a outside in...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what do you wish for them? I love to be active with my kids, introduce them to new adventures, watch them explore and make them laugh. Nothing makes me happier than the sound of my children's sweet giggles. My kids are six (Dylan), almost three (Carter) and 15 months (Mackenzie). Whether we are swimming, riding bikes, apple picking or sledding together, I just...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Travel! As a child, I had the privilege of traveling the world several times a year with my family (both my parents were in the travel / hospitality industry) and I truly believe the benefits of traveling as a young child last a lifetime. The world becomes a classroom teaching generosity, compassion, tolerance, awareness and...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Everything. Our boys are our life. We take them everywhere and want to be with them always. Any thing that makes them smile and laugh. We have three boys: Chase is 5; Walker nearly 4; and, Hudson 2. Our greatest wish for them is their happiness. When and where are you the happiest? When I’m with my...

[caption id="attachment_6606" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Photo by Classic Kids Greenwich Head Photographer, Katie Farro.[/caption] What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have two wonderful boys, Christopher 3 ½ and Thomas 1 ½. My favorite thing to do with them is to go to a park and watch them explore the world, dig in the dirt, and really experience the outdoors. My greatest wish...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Rock out! Whether we're in the car assigning roles (Luke loves lead vocals and CC plays a mean air guitar) or at home, we love to dance and listen to music together! My son Luke is 4 and my daughter CC will turn 2 this month! I hope that they live a full life - to...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My son is 2 1/2 years old so we are still at the start of his journey. I love hanging out with him and watching the way his mind works. My husband and I come from a comedy background so it is so great to see his sense of humor. My greatest wish for him...

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? The conversations I have with my 6 year old twin girls, Finley & Anabelle, are hysterical. I love listening to their stories and seeing the world through their eyes. We love to travel or go out and do all of the fun seasonal events in the area - apple picking, lobster festivals, or family fun...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   I love to go to the beach with my children or the park or just be with them with family and friends. My daughter is 3 and a half and my son is 1. My greatest wish for them is that they love God… our faith is in Jesus Christ… and that they love...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  When I design floral experiences, they help me come up with new designs each season. We love hanging flowers at our venues and working with local forest branches and greens. My daughter Karen (24) is an architect and my son Mario Pablo (28) is an entrepreneur. My greatest wish is that they learn how to...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My kids are 4 and 1. My greatest wish for them is later in life to find something they love to do and do what they love. That they are kind caring people but also ambitious and determined and that they are surrounded by people who love them.  When and where are you the happiest? I am...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Dance parties! My 2 kids, Ben (3) & Hadley (2), and I all love to bust a move. Watching them move their little bodies with pure happiness and without inhibitions is heart-warming and hilarious at the same time. I wish that everyday of their lives they’re able to laugh that same honest belly laugh that they...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  On September 24th, 2014 my husband Matthew and I briefly relocated to a remote Texas town of 3,400 people where a young doctor with cowboy boots under his hospital scrubs brought our beautiful baby boy into this world. My son Griffin Charles is now 7 months old and I cannot believe how quickly the time...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love going to the beach with the kids. I really love being outside with them. I have a 4-year old and a 6-year old. I want my kids to be good humans, kind, loving, compassionate and passionate. I want them happy and driven. I want them to have fun and be a positive influence.  When...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I love to visit local farms and Audubon centers with both of my children. Our older son, Chris, is 25 and our little one, Izzy Jane, is 4 (same husband)! My greatest wish for them is that they love each other and stay connected to each other despite their vast age difference.  When and where are...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have five children and one dog. Florencia is 24, Sabrina is 17, Lucca is 14, Francesca is 10 and Massimo is 8. Ciccio, our dog is 3 years old. I love traveling with my children especially in the summertime, or in the wintertime to warm places.  My greatest wish for my children is that they...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I love to have adventures with them. We start the day with “what will our adventure be today?” It can be anything from a road trip to a place we’ve never been or a new recipe that we want to cook together. My son Warren is 16 and my daughter Marianna is 13. My greatest...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have one son, Frye, who is 5 years old. I love traveling with him. I also try to surprise him with fun activities in New York City and CT. My greatest wishes for him are to grow up and be happy, caring, funny and to be surrounded by people he loves who love him...

Photo by Classic Kids Greenwich Head Photographer, Katie Farro. What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My sweet beautiful daughter Piper Jane is 5 and the lovely Augustus is nearly 3. They are our moon and our stars. We spend a lot of time together as a family and are often found working on and restoring our almost 100 year-old house. We...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My boys are 12 and 10. I love being a part of their day. Whether it is working on their homework, driving them around, watching them play sports, or just hanging out at home… I am happiest when I am with them.  My greatest wish for them is health and from there… to be confident and...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have two children: Ben, age 14, and Sarah, age 10.  I have two dogs (semi-children): Mak, a lab mix, age 8, and Petunia, an English bulldog, age 6.  I love spending time with my kids.  I especially enjoy our vacation time when we can escape from the daily grind of work, school, sports, driving...

One of our Moms of the Week, talented singer-songwriter, actress, Anitra Brooks has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the production of her first album of eclectic pop music entitled “I Walk In Your Light.”  To date, Anitra has raised $9,000 of the required $14,000.  We love Anitra and her music and know you will too.  Please consider helping the campaign by supporting this cool project.   Everyone will benefit from Anitra's success.  There are only...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I like to go to their events: their school concerts and sports games.  I like to celebrate their birthdays and go to church all together.  I love to spend time with them and go on vacation together.  Lucas is 16, Max is 15, Thomas is 8 and Olivia is 6. My greatest wish is for them...

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Our children are 6, 4, and 2.  Favorite activities include dancing, building and cooking with them. Reading books to them at bedtime is one of the highlights of my day.  I love the coziness of snuggling into a chair or bed together, enjoying a good story, and it doesn’t hurt that they are freshly bathed...

Budapest Romance audiobook by Rozsa Gaston is now OUT with actress Romy Nordlinger narrating (SynchroNYCity, Law & Order, All My Children, One Life to Live).  Download on Audible.com FREE with a 30-day trial membership and read this contemporary romance about a Dutch man and an American woman finding each other in the thermal bath spas of Budapest.   A great stocking stuffer for any mom you know! In case you missed our Mom of the Week Interview...