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My 2019 fall capsule wardrobe (for COOL moms — yes YOU!!!) is finally here! I’ve spent HOURS crafting a capsule that you can easily mix and match alllll season long. I’m guessing you probably have many of these items in your wardrobe like I already did – and won’t have to purchase much to make […]

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I will never buy anything from J.Crew full price these days because there is nearly always a sale. If I want something I’ll just wait and within a few weeks I can get it for 40% off. To kick off the fall shopping season J.Crew is offering a buy-more-save-more sale on select merchandise. 40% off […]

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I love putting together these monthly recap posts to see what The Mama Notes audience was interested in and purchased at the end of every month. Here are the top performers for August! Top product again was the AMAZON NIGHTGOWN! It went viral (as mentioned in this post) so maybe that had something to do […]

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It’s always hard to shop to back to school clothes when it’s 90 degrees out – thankfully it’s started to cool off a tiny bit here in Maryland! Here are some of my favorite toddler clothes for Piper & Flora this season! Check out our favorite lunchboxes, water bottles and other back to school gear […]

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R I’m so excited to be back to regularly scheduled programming here on the site after taking a (much needed) break this summer. Here are 10 things I’m loving right now! Everything from Childhood’s clothing is SO CUTE! This top, the swing dresses & PJs! And oh my gosh! Just discovered Lulu and Roo and […]

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The Nordstrom Half-Yearly sale just kicked off and a lot of my favorite things are on sale! Here’s a big random list of them all…. J.Crew Dress: I got this dress as part of my spring capsule and it’s just so flattering, versatile and pretty. I love it (see me wearing it here! Madewell Bag: […]

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My mom and sister both happen to be teachers – and after many years as educators I’ve heard a lot about gifts they’ve received. From some of the most generous (a stay at the family beach home) to the most thoughtful (a headband for my mom who wears them all the time) to the most […]

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In the past few years we’ve started buying a lot of our PJs on Amazon. They are affordable and hold up well which is nice for growing babies! Here are a few favorite kids PJs from Amazon and new styles that I found when working on this post. Polka Dots: Can’t go wrong with this […]

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Today I’ve partnered with Walmart to share a few finds for spring from their We Dress American campaign. I love that these pieces are versatile and can be dressed up or down and of course don’t break the bank. I usually order online from Walmart and then return in-store if needed, but enjoyed trying on […]

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All the best Amazon Prime products we love to use during these bitter cold winter months – everything for you, your home and your kids!    For you:  The best snow boots EVER – I’ve had mine for years!!  The only thing that will keep my lips hydrated this time of year is this overnight […]

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  You know we love our books! Today I’m sharing a big round up of books perfect for the month of February – full of love! Some are specific to Valentine’s Day others just have a good message for this month.  And if you want more book suggestions: LGBTQ Positive Books For Kids, Our Favorite […]

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Coat season is officially here in Maryland! Here are 12 super cute options all under $200!  And if you’re in the mood for more shopping be sure to check out our fall capsule wardrobe. 1. J.Crew Factory Wool Boiled Coat (comes in several colors) 2. J.Crew Factory Vail Parka (comes in several colors) 3. Old […]

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