About Serena

A writer and mom of two, Serena Norr is the managing editor of Momtrends. She is also the creator of Seriously Soupy, a website devoted to soup making. She also loves to write about healthy living, fashion, beauty and lifestyle topics on her blog Mama Goes Natural. She can be reached at [email protected]

Cooking with Kids and Healthy Cooking Tips

Oct
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Cooking with Kids and Healthy Cooking Tips

We love to cook with our kids. One of favorite staples is to cook with rice like the healthy and easy-to-use varieties from Uncle Ben’s. As a brand, they are big on cooking with kids as seen from their Third Annual Ben’s Beginners™ Cooking Contest who believes that it is important for parents … Continue reading

Easy Swaddling with the Ergobaby Swaddler Wrap

Oct
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The first few months of a newborns’ life can be confusing. Once nestled within your womb, they are now in the world with all new sights, sounds and movements. Often called the “4th trimester,” this is a huge time of adjustment for both babies and parents. One way to soothe … Continue reading

Small Designer Profile: Frankie & Sue

Oct
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Frankie & Sue

There is so much cuteness out there for girls’ fashions. My daughter loves dresses, so I am always looking for fun and vibrant pieces that match her equally energtic personality. One of our favorites is the company Frankie & Sue, a trendy bohemian girls clothing line that offering cute and trendy clothing … Continue reading

Teaching Gratitude to Kids

Oct
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gratitude

Kids today get a lot. There is access to so much that it can be daunting for them to understand gratitude. I try to emphasize this as much as possible, and one way my daughter and I have been re-thinking this is with the help of some tools. Here are … Continue reading

Postpartum Recovery Favorites

Oct
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With all the emphasis placed on pregnancy, the postpartum period isn’t something that is generally thought about until it happens. With one-month postpartum and feeling great, here are some of my go-to staples that are helping me get back to (almost) normal. Rest: Well, this one is challenging and not much you … Continue reading

Fashion Favorites from LittleMissMatched

Oct
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Little MissMatched

We are huge fans of pint-sized fashions and one of our favorites brands for girls is LittleMissMatched. As a a company, Little MissMatched encourages young girls to be unique, show their creativity, and embrace individual style with their signature mismatched and fun pieces. This includes “out-of-the-box” styles that feature mismatched and vibrant … Continue reading

Clear Skin Solutions with Arbonne International

Oct
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Arbonne

Blemishes are not just reserved for teens. For many women they can be a part of the adulthood. One line that we are really impressed with is Arbonne International, a premium brand with a Swiss heritage. This includes a product line contains beneficial botanical ingredients from nature with the principles of green chemistry that … Continue reading

Curated Wines from Glassful

Oct
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Glassful

Being a parent is both exhilarting and exhausting. There are so many ups and downs in a day that at the end of the day there is nothing I want more than to relax and enjoy a glass of wine. While I love going out, it is also nice to … Continue reading

Sleep Essentials for a New Baby

Oct
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Ah, sleep the necessity that all parents crave to get back after life with baby. For some it comes easily, while other babies take a while to get back their precious rest time. With a newborn at home, we don’t have a pattern set quite yet; however, I am doing … Continue reading

New Mom Essentials: Hip Baby Wrap

Oct
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Hip Baby Wrap

These past few weeks as a new mom of three has exhilarating, and of course, exhausting as we welcomed our third daughter into our lives. One of my go-to staples for getting out of the house, cooking and getting the baby to sleep is due to the incredible Hip Baby Wrap. … Continue reading