They are moms in the know, ready to bring you tips and tricks for making a more cost-effective, organized, happy and green home.
Scarlet Paolicchi from "Family Focus Blog"
Scarlet’s passion for the environment and saving money came to life in college when she studied Biology and Economics. Her love of nature and animals goes back to her childhood and drives her to live an eco-friendly lifestyle. Scarlet has two small children that she loves teaching about the environment and helping them explore the world. She started the popular "Family Focus Blog" (formerly "Mom Wear Your Tees") to share fun family activities, eco-friendly tips, and money saving opportunities for families. When she is not blogging, you can find her with her husband and children enjoying a hike at the Nature Center or a picnic at one of the local parks in Nashville, Tennessee. Read Scarlet's blog posts at Green Choices.
Cathe Holden from "Just Something I Made"
Cathe works from her home studio in Petaluma, California as a graphic designer turned professional crafter. She is a mother to three teenage children and the wife of a fireman. On her blog "Just Something I Made," Cathe shares her passion for crafting and love of vintage style with original content projects and free downloads. She also teaches craft workshops and speaks at creative conferences and retreats. Cathe also serves as Contributing Editor for Country Living magazine and is the author of “Rosette Art: Instructions and Papers for Beautiful Rosettes to Share, Wear, and Display,” which will be released in May 2013. This is Cathe’s fifth year as a member of the SC Johnson Blogger Panel. Read her blog posts at Family Economics.
Trisha Novotny from "24/7MOMS"
Trisha is the weekly host of "24/7 MOMS Live" webcast and is passionate about keeping it simple as she makes every moment count along the mom journey. Currently surviving five kids from elementary to college, Trisha understands the life and needs of a MOM which inspired her to create the "24/7 MOMS" website, community and weekly webcast. Trisha and her husband, Steve, reside in Gig Harbor, Washington with their five children. Read Trisha's blog posts at Family Economics.
Alison Lewis from "Ingredients, Inc."
Alison is a nationally known Cookbook Author, Recipe Developer, Food, Fitness and Travel Journalist, and is the owner of Ingredients, Inc., a 10 year old media consulting company in Birmingham, Alabama. Her blog, http://ingredientsinc.net features recipes, travel and fitness tips. She is also the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of "Healthy Travel", a new magazine launching in print and digitally in March 2013. Read Alison's blog posts at Family Economics.
Diane Hoffmaster from "Turning the Clock Back"
Diane, an environmental enthusiast, began blogging after realizing many of her friends felt overwhelmed when it came to living more ecofriendly. A wife, mother of two and owner of more pets than she can count, strives to help her readers realize that small steps can lead to great change. Her blog, "Turning the Clock Back" provides readers with information on natural living, making ecofriendly choices, cooking from scratch and spending quality time with family. Diane spent many years working in cancer research, academics, and biotechnology and has served on the local PTA board as chair for both the Environmental Committee and Science Night at her children’s school. Her goal is to simplify her life in the hopes of improving herself and the world around her.
Read Diane's blog posts at Green Choices.
Melissa Hincha-Ownby from "Raising Them Green"
Melissa is the mother of two children with special needs and is passionate about all things green. She discovered her love of eco-friendly products when her oldest child was an infant. What started out as a search for a more baby and earth-friendly shampoo turned into a lifestyle switch for her entire family. Melissa blogs about her family's going green journey at "Raising Them Green" and also covers green business topics for the Mother Nature Network. Melissa, her husband, David, and her two children, Alexander and Ava, reside in Chandler, Arizona. Read Melissa's blog posts at Green Choices.