MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPIST:  Lori Sunkin, MA, MFT 1.  KNOW YOUR RISKS There are many conditions that predispose you to Post Partum—including those who suffer anxiety and depression before pregnancy. 2.  NOTE THE DEPTH Recognize a wide variety of symptoms but note the depth . If you have no appetite, can’t sleep, cry a lot, feel overwhelmed… Read More


Career Counselor/ Recruiter: Laurie Luh  Don’t you just love a new year? Aside from the fact that time is flying by and we keep getting older, this flip of the calendar provides the perfect opportunity to set new plans into motion. If you are like me, then you’ve already created a healthy to-do list for… Read More


One of Momstamp’s favorite sites for nutritional advice and healthy living is, KaleandKant, by Kelly Rogers Victor.  Each week Kelly brings her unique philosophical lens to the nutritional challenges facing our busy families while also offering simple, family-friendly recipes and nutrition tips. We’re thrilled to have her guest post for us today!   Kelly is a Certified Health Coach… Read More


Momstamp is a huge fan of P.S. ARTS and their mission of improving the lives of children by providing high-quality arts education to California’s underserved public schools & communities. It’s vital work in our community. Each November, families across Southern California come together for P.S. ARTS’ biggest fundraiser of the year, Express Yourself. This fun-filled… Read More


Lesley Brog is a New York transplant to Los Angeles. She is the founder and Chief Animal Lover of dog rescue organization Wags and Walks. In her spare time Lesley is the mother of three young daughters and three adorable dogs. Check Out Lesley’s dog collection on Momstamp! The Story of Wags & Walks Lesley is a… Read More


Momstamp is on the move!  Join us as we welcome Detroit to our growing community of interconnected families asking for and sharing trusted resources as we spotlight Detroit based entrepreneur, Samantha Kelman of Cycle & Row. Currently featured in Jillian Michael’s new reality series, Sweat Inc. on Spike TV, Samantha Kelman and Karen Kelman are the mother/daughter owners and brains behind Cycle & Row. Their dedication… Read More


    See Staci’s Awesome Service Provider Recommendations on Momstamp!  DECK THE HALL-OWEEN Halloween is my absolute favorite time of year. My husband makes fun of me for all of the Halloween decorations I put up both inside and outside our house. As of October 1st we are decked out. SMALL THINGS/BIG IMPACT Almost a decade… Read More


With summer’s flexible schedules, looser supervision and kids reaching for their i-devices to keep in touch with school friends, it’s a good time for a Momstamp conversation about technology and cyber safety with cyber safety specialist and mother of two, Lori Getz.   Lori founded Cyber Education Consultants in 2008 and began speaking to students,… Read More


Educational Administrator & Owner of  Bricks 4 Kidz : Michele Masjedi Party planning isn’t what it used to be. Back in the day, you could bake a simple sheet cake, invite the class via handwritten invitations, and play simple games like pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey and tag. These days, there is definitely a one-upmanship when it comes to birthday… Read More


Christin Galarraga has always had a sharp eye for style, an insatiable passion for fashion, and an uncanny knack for knowing what looks good.  Christin has always considered it one of her greatest joys to help others discover themselves through their closets.  Through a uniquely holistic approach to styling, Christin ensures that her clients are thoroughly… Read More