Meet Anne Marie Holloway: New Signature Mommy Blogger!

Meet Anne Marie Holloway, one of our amazing new mommy bloggers.  Anne Marie is no novice, she’s already an avid blogger.  She loves sharing the adventures she has with her four children.  We can’t wait to read her contributions to our mommy blog!  Here’s a brief video where Anne Marie introduces herself:

We Can Be Like Flashlights, Right Mom?

By: Anne Marie Holloway – Guest Blogger & Former Signature Moms Blogger Sometimes my children…Wait, let me rephrase that.. Often times, my children remind me about our calling in the world… I believe we are called to be good… To love one another…To do something….It has also become apparent to me, that I cannot always protect them from the … More We Can Be Like Flashlights, Right Mom?

A Day in the Life of a Mom

By: Anne Marie Holloway As the mother of four children, I often find myself smack dab in the middle of a “mayhem” I never thought could happen! I remember one harrowing and comical morning in particular where just finding a pair of pants for myself to wear was almost impossible. I thought I would share … More A Day in the Life of a Mom

Birthday Wisdom?!

By: Anne Marie Holloway The Birthday Countdown has ended….It has finally arrived.. I love birthdays. I especially love my birthday (just in case you did not know that about me).  And today I celebrate my 40th birthday. My minds eye still views me as an enthusiastic and playful twelve year old. But, if truth be … More Birthday Wisdom?!

Showers of Inspiration!

By: Anne Marie Holloway Sounds silly, but it’s true. My best ideas come to me when I am in the shower! Being the mother of four kids (which include two ukelele players, one trumpet player and a wannabe drummer), there are very few quiet moments in my home. When in need of a moment to “think,” … More Showers of Inspiration!

Attention Area Moms: Here’s Your Chance to Become a Signature Mommy Blogger!

We’re excited to announce that we’re sponsoring another Signature Moms Blog Contest! All mothers in the South Shore area of Massachusetts are invited to enter from April 2, 2014 to May 1, 2014. The contest will culminate with four or five moms winning $250 each. Selected moms will join Sandy Churchill, Anne Marie Holloway, Janice … More Attention Area Moms: Here’s Your Chance to Become a Signature Mommy Blogger!

What’s on Your “Bucket List?”

By: Anne Marie Holloway I don’t know about you, but as a working Mom of four active, school-aged kids, I have very little time available for myself to stop reflect, unwind and “de-stress.” Because of that, with the arrival of each year, I often find myself looking at trying to tip the scale back a … More What’s on Your “Bucket List?”

Broken Ornaments and Spilled Egg-Nog

By: Anne Marie Holloway I sit on the floor looking at the mess that is my living room. I watch our kitten crash through the scraps of wrapping paper and ribbon that cover the floor and I just have to smile. I have long since let go of trying to have picturesque Christmas scenes replicated … More Broken Ornaments and Spilled Egg-Nog

An Ode to Elf!!!

By: Anne Marie Holloway We were just about to sit down and watch the rest of “Elf” (one of the newly added films to my top five favorite Christmas movies list) when the questions began. “Mom?” She asks me with an embarrassed pout, arms crossed, brows furrowed, “Some kids at school say Santa is not … More An Ode to Elf!!!

Thank You, Dad

By: Anne Marie Holloway I wrote this blog post two years ago as a Veteran’s Day tribute to one of my life’s greatest soldiers. In 2011, when I wrote this post, my Dad was facing a diagnosis that rocked my parents’ world: Parkinson’s disease. My Mom and Dad formed a two-person army to face this … More Thank You, Dad