Lauren Weinberg


The Myth of Balance

Have you declared this the year of “balance”? Doesn’t that sound so good? And I mean, what mom doesn’t use this word in reference to a goal in her life? Ring a bell? Work/home balance....
fall freezer meals

Fall Freezer Meals

  It's fall y'all!! Pull out the scarves, boots, and pumpkin spice! Ok, so maybe it's wishful thinking on the fashion choices since it is still hot around here... BUT now is a great time to...
lunch ideas

10 Fresh School Lunch Ideas

The new school year is upon us, and that means back to routines, alarm clocks, and check-lists. Probably right at the top of your list is making sure your kiddos have their lunches packed...
goodbye to summer

A Farewell Letter to Summer

Goodbye to Summer Dear Summer, In many ways it seems as though it was just May, and we were counting down the moments until your care-free days. We were burnt out on school, schedules, and alarm...
kids clean up

How to Win the Clean-up Battle

This post title might suggest that I am some sort of certified organizational guru. Alas, I am not. I am a real, regular, ahem-not-always-so-neat herself mom, who has a hater-of-cleaning-up on her hands. It...
July 4th recipe

July 4th Recipe Round-up

July 4th will be here before we know it, and that means, family, friends, fun, fireworks, and of course, FOOD. Whether you are planning a backyard BBQ, packing a picnic to enjoy while gazing at...
my kid loves pjs

The War on Pants: My Kid Loves PJs

I love those heartfelt chats with my momma friends when we admit we had so many ideas on the things we would “never” do or allow as parents… and we absolutely do or allow them...
Mother's Day gift ideas

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and there’s no time better time than the present to find the perfect gift for the hard-working mommas in your life! Here’s a cheat sheet with some...
kindergarten redshirting

Kindergarten Redshirting

Redshirting, in its most straight-forward definition, is the act of holding a student back a year to give them a competitive edge. A practice, once only used in college sports to give players an...

Meet Lauren Weinberg

Hi! I’m Lauren, and I am so incredibly humbled to be joining the AMB contributor team!  I have always loved to write. My repertoire includes a few gems from elementary school such as, “Stoney and...