Must-Have Colorful Summer…
  1. Topshop
    Topshop
    I love the patterns that we're seeing in sunglasses this summer. These have a '40s vibe that is so retro yet modern at…
  2. A.J. Morgan
    A.J. Morgan
    A pair of colored sunglasses will keep you cool and stylish this summer. I love this bright color, and it looks great on…
  3. B.P.
    B.P.
    Don't be surprised if someone mistakes you for a movie star in these sunnies! B.P. Rhonda 55mm Butterfly Sunglasses, $12,…
  4. Target
    Target
    The graphic print of these sunglasses makes you look like you're ready to have a good time this summer. Chevron Surf…
  5. Forever 21
    Forever 21
    If you're like me and sit on your sunglasses several times throughout the summer, then this pair is for you! Classic…
  6. LOFT
    LOFT
    Classic and chic, these sunglasses mix business with pleasure. Colorblock Square Sunglasses, $25, at loft.com
  7. Ray-Ban
    Ray-Ban
    If you'd rather have a name brand pair of sunglasses, then these are a fun pair to wear. The color is unique, and they…
  8. Steve Madden
    Steve Madden
    This has definitely been the summer of the cat eye. I love this bright and bold color for a fun take on sunglasses. Steve…
  9. Topshop
    Topshop
    You can never go wrong with black and white in a classic style. Will Flat Top Sunglasses, $28, at topshop.com

Meet The Moms

lifewithlipstickon

For the past 7 years Kacee has been beautifying brides all over California, featured publications from Martha Stewart Weddings and Inside Weddings to blogs such as Style Me Pretty and Glamour. Now mom to two little ladies, she believes her house explodes glitter! She blogs daily at

everydaymama

Christine Fox is an Everyday Mama to three and a San Diego based freelance writer. She loves everything that has to do with shopping and being the talk of the playgroup when she finds the perfect shirt and diaper bag. Her fashion philosophy is simple, that being a mom does not mean that you should sacrifice style. You can be a mom and still…

amomwithalessonplan

Jillian Riley is a writer who focuses most of her creative energy into her playful learning, playful parenting blog A Mom with a Lesson Plan. She is mom to an 8 year old son and a…

highchairtimes
Heather Morgan Shott is the Managing Editor of Momtastic.com covering parenting, pregnancy, health, love and sex, and entertainment. She loves steak frites, red wine, stilettos--and, most of all, her preschooler Mason. She blogs about their adventures on High Chair Times. Previously she was site…
alexrichards.org


Alex Richards is a Brooklyn-based young adult writer with a background in photography and television production. She loves making no-budget horror flicks with her friends, cooking, crafting, exploring, and spending time with her husband, three-year-old daughter, and two cats. In addition to her young adult novel, Back Talk, Alex…

Roseann Losito-Raia is an entertainment industry veteran who now prefers spending her time throwing sandbags around in the gym or toiling in her garden with the hopes of one day saving her tulips from voracious squirrels. When she is not at her day job, at the gym or in the yard, this mom of soon-to-be three beautiful kids can be found…

ohlovelyday

Living in Los Angeles with her talented actor husband Jonathan and toddler son Charlie, Chandra blogs daily at Oh Lovely Day, sharing inspiration for wedding, home, and child. When she's not writing, Chandra is treasure hunting at flea markets for her home and event rental…

kabcphotography.wordpress

Karen Biton-Cohen is passionate about two things: making wholesome, nutritious food and taking beautiful photos.

She studied photography at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts in Boston. Her enthusiasm for cooking stems from spending time her mom's kitchen, where she learned techniques for cooking and she completed…


Mary Huhn is a writer and editor and lives in Brooklyn with her family.

haberdasheryfun

Marni is a proud Canadian living in the US with her husband and 2 year old son. Marni uses her background in fashion and design plus her 15 years of sewing to teach fellow passionate sewers how to make anything and everything. While known to design the likes of a cocktail dress, her son is her current muse and constant source…

kidsfunreviewed

Linette Gerlach has lived in Ohio all her life; she graduated from Wright State University with a degree in Operations Management. She worked in the corporate world for over 10 years before she decided it just wasn’t her thing! She’s been a freelance writer, blogger, and amateur photographer for over 6 years, and she is deeply passionate…

lovelyindeed

Chelsea Foy is a blogger by day and a musical theatre performer by night. Her blog, Lovely Indeed, focuses on a DIY lifestyle and all of the happiness that comes along with it. Chelsea recently co-authored

marissahermer

Born and raised in Orange County, California, Marissa worked in New York City, where she launched several fashion, luxury, restaurant, and nightlife brands. She met Matt Hermer, a British restaurateur and nightclub owner, while in the city and relocated to London in 2008 to be with him. Now married, the couple has two sons…

hismrshermr
Krishann Briscoe is a child welfare professional turned freelance writer with a heart for children and families and passion for writing and dessert. She writes for Babble, Disney Baby and occasionally at her personal blog, His Mrs. Her Mr. Krishann resides in Southern California with her…


Single mom Christine Coppa is the author of the Target Breakout Book, Rattled! (Broadway Books, 2009) and the founding blogger of glamour.com's acclaimed Storked! blog where she spilled it about navigating an unplanned pregnancy and single motherhood minus her son's father. You can also find her witty (and often…

badsandy

Meredith Gordon is a recovered actress and stand-up comic who has always been a "glass is half annoying" kind of girl. She write movies, blogs, and ad copy and you can find her inner-most snarky thoughts at Bad Sandy. She is married to the world's most stylish straight man and…

livethefancylife

Jessica Flannigan is a Minneapolis-based freelance writer, blogger, event stylist, photographer, wife and mother of one (soon to be two) wildly sweet and active toddler boy. As a boy-mama, Jessica is obsessed with finding the latest and greatest fashion for…

inspiredbydis

Mindy is a lifelong Disney junkie and Disneyland Annual Passport holder for longer than she cares to mention. Since 2012 she has been using her vast knowledge of all things Disney to help guests plan their Disney vacations as a travel specialist affiliated with Fairytale Journeys Travel Agency. She also writes about Disney…

shaunayounge.blogspot

Shauna Younge is a dessert table designer, craft stylist, and writer. As the macaron-addicted editor of Sweet Tooth, she blogs about dessert tables, sweet DIYs, and all things candy. She's also the co-founder of party-centric DIY site,

kimberlymichelle

Kimberly Michelle is a semi-normal 30-something mother/wife/girl and yearns for adding a little bit extra to everything she does. Kimberly loves creativity, kindness, and being "Goofy" on a daily basis. She's a lifelong Californian who enjoys the outdoors with her preschool daughter, husband of 6 years, and their Bernese Mountain Dog and…

imnotthenanny

For twelve years Thien-Kim has been doling out relationship advice and sex tips while simultaneously hawking edible body powders and vibrators at in home toy parties. Now she’s trying to follow her own advice by keeping her buzzy devices…

thenaptimechef

Kelsey Banfield, The Naptime Chef, believes parents don't have to give up being foodies just because they have kids. Kelsey's website features webisodes, recipes and ideas on how to fit delicious food into everyday life, without compromising quality or taste. Kelsey is also the…


Lauren Paige Kennedy is a writer and editor who has worked in New York, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and London at Conde Nast Publications, New York Magazine, Disney Publishing, and The Magazine Group. She has interviewed a roster of boldfaced names, including Chris Rock, Sheryl Crow, Seth Rogan, Queen Latifah, Jimmy…

thesweetestoccasion

A lifelong lover of design and a party animal at heart, Cyd celebrates her passion for entertaining, crafts, photography, food and home decor at The Sweetest Occasion. Regularly featured by magazines such as Better Homes & Gardens, Every Day with Rachael Ray and BRIDES, Cyd resides in the…

andreaworoch

Andrea Woroch is a nationally-recognized money-saving expert with a passion for showing consumers that it’s possible to live on less without sacrificing. As a sought after media source, Andrea regularly contributes to consumer segments with leading news organizations. She has appeared on Today, Dr. OZ, Good Morning America, FOX & Friends,…

inmandyland

Mandy Dawson is the creator of In Mandyland, an almost daily blog recording her adventures in juggling a full-time job, two active children, four arguing hens, a fluffy bunny, and one ex-husband. A self-diagnosed gardening and crafting addict, she often finds herself gluing together…

amypalanjian


Amy is a writer, editor, crafter, cook, toddler-mama, and wife. She lives in small town Iowa and can be found at amypalanjian.com.

babyli.st

Natalie is the Founder of the baby registry BabyList, a site and app that allows moms-to-be to add anything from any store (even Etsy) to one registry. Previously a software developer at Amazon, she created…

thekidsdept

Maddy Hague is a graphic designer, art director, and stylist based in the Twin Cities, Minnesota, where she lives with her husband Devon and daughter Aurora. She designs a party, stationery, and home decor line called Splendid Supply Co. Find SSC on

sarahscucinabella

Sarah W. Caron is a writer, editor, and recipe developer who works to spread the word that good food doesn’t have to be complicated or time consuming. Her recipes appear in Momtastic, Betty Crocker publications, Yum for Kids Magazine, BELLA magazine, and more. She also blogs about home cooking and raising a healthy family at

papernstitchblog

Brittni Mehlhoff is an editor and craft stylist, currently living in the sunshine state. Her DIY lifestyle blog, Paper & Stitch, has been named one of the 12 most beautiful creative blogs on the internet by Bridgette.de…

sylvieinthesky

Born in the city of angels and residing in the city by the bay, Sylvie is a fearless fashion pro by day, a dreamy lifestyle blog author by night and a determined mama to her little guy all hours of the clock . She thanks her lucky stars to live in such a stunning city that gives her gifts like organic honey lavender ice…

takebackyourtable

Christina Stanley-Salerno is a recipe developer, food stylist, photographer and blogger at TakeBackYourTable.com. She has an intense passion for the family meal and as a work-at-home mother of two growing boys, knows first-hand the challenges of trying to get a meal on the…

iwillgettoit.blogspot


Jennifer Benjamin is an LA-based freelance writer and editor with over 13 years of experience writing for national magazines and websites like Cosmopolitan, Women’s Health, SELF, Parents Magazine, The Stir, and Daily Glow. More important, she's a mommy to identical twin boys, as well as an avid cook, a terrible housewife,…

fabulistas
Before kids, Kara was the sort of gal who backpacked around Europe in heels (true story), rocked tiny hats and really big bows (sometimes at the same time), and liked to think she was always up for an adventure. After kids, she wore yoga pants. Lots and lots of yoga pants. And worked on creating a permanent indent in her couch. She…
lovesujeiry

Founder and CEO of Love Sujeiry, LLC, Sujeiry Gonzalez is a vibrant relationship expert, author, and on-air personality that tells it like it is – with just a little more sass and a ton of laughs. Rocking the relationship market since 2006, the current Love Guru on Exitos 93.9FM has shared her pearls of wisdom with CNN Latino, Cosmopolitan…


Liz Krieger is a wife, mother, writer in Brooklyn, New York. She's been a magazine editor for over 15 years, having worked at publications including Health, Self, More, Real Simple, Allure, Good Housekeeping, and Parents magazine. She has written for publications including Bazaar, WebMD Magazine, Women's…

beachbabefitness

Founder of Beach Babe Fitness, Christina Sinclair is a health nut, a fitness professional, and a loving mother and wife. She’s also a woman who has struggled with yo-yo dieting, body image, going after her dreams... and pretty much everything else that comes with being a human. Raised in Laguna Beach, California, Christina now lives with…

livingwithpunks

Susan Phillips lives in sunny California with her husband and three children. When she is not tending to the family’s business, you can find her entertaining her friends and family at their home. With a passion for creating since she was a child, she loves to share her inspirations with others on her blog,

thefiq

Rita Mauceri is a writer and former television producer based out of Los Angeles where she lives with her husband and three kids.  After a successful career at top networks including HGTV, Discovery, TLC and E!, Rita turned her creative juices to the world of the Web. In 2010 she launched the lifestyle site, Dotcoms For Moms, where she…

inspiredbythis

Leila Lewis is the founder of the Los Angeles-based wedding and lifestyle firm, Be Inspired PR, and the ever so popular blog, Inspired by This. Leila has developed her brand while simultaneously raising a family of her own,…

cookingontheweekends

Valentina's passion is food, and she loves spending time in her "kitchen retreat," as she refers to that room in her house. Valentina develops recipes for creative and comforting food that works perfectly for casual entertaining. Both her recipes and food photography have been featured many times on popular food websites and in print.…


Kate Bayless is a Southern California-based writer and editor with a decade of bylines at iVillage, Babble, Momtrends, and Family Travel Diary as well as glossies like Parents, American Baby, and Fit Pregnancy. She writes regularly about life, family, beauty, travel, health, and more. A mother of three…

Tanya Sharma is a seasoned Washington, DC-based journalist who covers fashion, beauty and lifestyle for theFashionSpot. Her work also appears in a number of other style publications, and she is an entertainment industry vet with extensive film and music experience.

andweplay

Living in Salt Lake City with her husband and son, Kersey blogs daily over on And We Play about her recent craft tutorials, fun finds and her family’s adventures in their daily life. When she’s not blogging or creating, you can usually find her consuming large amounts of sushi, finding excuses to…