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Amy McConnell

Amy J McConnell is an almost Mesa native and mama to Maverick, born in March 2020. A first time mom, she’s figuring out the mompreneur lifestyle as she navigates managing blogs and breastfeeding at the same time after leaving her corporate PR job. As a libra always pursuing balance, Amy is constantly seeking the fine line between the slow-foods movement and her love of Trader Joe’s conveniences, and between shopping local and her love for Amazon Prime

Cheers to a Hot Mom Summer for 2021

You know when you’ve gotta fake it til you make it? That’s where I’m leaning as we move into this summer. Honestly, I haven’t hit my wellness goals as best as I wanted to,...

Explore Arizona: Moms Only Staycation at the Sheraton Grand Wild Horse Pass

Family vacations and staycations are lovely, memory making opportunities that have their place. But all the TikToks we’ve watched about hot mom summers are too true about us being weighed down by coolers, pool...

Meet the Mother/Daughter Mompreneur Duo in Tempe Who Chose Flexibility and Family by Buying...

  When we heard that FIT4MOM Tempe | Chandler was co-owned by a mother/daughter duo, it got our attention. I mean, owning a business with your mom is impressive on so many levels, one being...

Exploring Arizona: Winslow, Ariz. and the Petrified Forest with Kids

When I told friends, including Cara, I was planning a weekend to Winslow, Ariz., many of them asked “…why?” The Petrified Forest had caught my eye, and I’m a wuss for day trips; I’d rather...

Explore Arizona: A Scottsdale Staycation to Kickoff Summer 2021

There’s a lot about summers in Arizona that aren’t my favorite, like having at least one lipstick melt in my car each year, being told by people ‘but it’s a dry heat’ and being...