Owner and co-founder of Milwaukee Mom, Sarah is a full-time working mom of three rough-and-tumble boys who like their jeans ripped and their hands dirty. She has lived in Wisconsin her whole life, attending UW-Madison and finally landing in the Milwaukee area in 2012. Sarah is a former English teacher and is currently enjoying a season of strong coffee and being a small business owner! She loves a good book, a flavorful craft beer and watching her Badgers and Packers get a W. Sarah is mama to three sons.

What’s Really Disgusting About Breastfeeding Shaming

By now, I'm sure many of you have seen the viral video of a social experiment conducted by video maker JoeySalads that compares a woman breastfeeding in public places to a woman wearing a...

3 Big Problems with Having a Big Kid

It's hilarious when my boys introduce themselves to someone new. It never fails that my oldest, the people-pleaser who will surely just die if he is not the center of attention, will proudly stand...

Expert Advice for a First Time Mom

Somewhere along the line, having birthed three children and raising them well enough that we can take them out to eat at casual restaurants without being overly concerned they will burn the place down,...

Are you a Star Wars Mom? 25 Signs The Force is Strong With You

I was born in 1983 — the year Return of the Jedi came out in theaters. There was a small wooded area on my parents' property where I grew up that I called "Ewok Village"...

Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Kids

Christmas stockings are so much fun because they are like the bonus gifts that add that little something extra to the excitement of Christmas morning. It can be easy to get stumped when it...

20 Ways to Serve in Milwaukee During the Holidays

The holiday season brings with it a special opportunity to serve Milwaukee, as opportunities become available that might not necessarily be around the rest of the year. Volunteering in this season allows us to...

For Such a Time as This :: When Community Comes Through

"Babe, we need to go to the emergency room. NOW." It was 11:30 at night and the kids had been in bed for hours. I could see by the pain on his face that this...

We Owe It To Our Kids to Be Beautiful

Sometimes I look in the mirror and I don't see an accurate reflection of myself. Instead, I see what my body has been through in the years since I've become a mama. Never even mind...

Costco Mom Hour Milwaukee | What You Need to Know

We are so excited for Costco Mom Hour this Friday, November 13th at 9am! Costco has not only agreed to open an hour early for MKE Moms Blog readers and their families, but here is everything...

5 Parenting Lessons from Jim Gaffigan

I have a confession to make. I love Jim Gaffigan. Trust me, you will never look at a Hot Pocket the same way after you have seen Jim's stand-up bit about them. Those of you who...