3 Essential New Year’s Resolutions for Moms

Every year, you resolve to lose weight… exercise… stop smoking… get organized. But the truth is, it can be exhausting trying to be something you’re not. What if you put all that effort into qualifying for Mom of the Year instead? Here are three attainable mom-solutions for your new year! 1. Stop buying overpriced children’s clothing.…

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From Giggles to Great Friends

Welcome to the VarageSale Friendship Series, featuring stories about swappers who are making real connections in their community. This month, we introduce you to one lucky little girl named Bridget. Lucky her mom joined VarageSale because she’s made a BFF for life! After we heard about Bridget (9) and Lizzie (8), we wanted to learn how they…

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6 Ways To Make Motherhood Less Lonely

Moms are known for putting everyone before themselves. We feed our children breakfast, but forget to eat. We make sure our kids are wearing great outfits, but walk around in the same yoga pants day after day. We bathe our little ones every night, but can barely find the time to get a shower in.…

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You Know You’re A Mom When…

In this journey called motherhood, there are so many topics that divide us: breastfeeding, babysitters, vaccines, and even where to get the best deals. But there are also so many things that bring us together. Yup, despite our differences, we’ve got one big thing in common. We’re all moms! Presenting: You Know You’re A Mom When……

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No Mom Is An Island

When mothers give birth, we’re surrounded by people: a team of professionals, our partner, often our mother, and maybe a friend. No mother gives birth alone. Once we take our child home, we open up our doors to a steady flow of excited loved ones. We sit back and beam as a parade comes in…

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You Are My Mother

You are my Mother. As the world comes fast, loud, and bright, I cry out. The cold air fills my warm lungs and I am afraid. Your lips graze my still-soft head and I know, in this moment, that everything will be okay. Your voice is familiar and, for the first time, I’m meeting the…

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