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]

Space-Starved NYC Kitchen #TapTapTakeout

Oct
Posted by
Seamless

Living in NYC means we sacrifice space for being close to one of the biggest cultural hubs in the world. As a home cooker, I take pride in my medium-ish sized kitchen(thanks to Brooklyn). Still, though, it is tight quarters – and I constantly find myself craving “luxuries” like more … Continue reading

Eloise Fall Events at the Plaza Hotel

Oct
Posted by
eloise-store-page-01

This past weekend my daughters and I enjoyed a rather fun pre-Halloween event at the Eloise Spooktacular Event at the Plaza Hotel. As part of the Eloise at the Plaza event series, the event started out where we meet in the pinktastic Eloise Shop where we walked as a group to the … Continue reading

(Video): Vegan Homemade Chili Recipe

Oct
Posted by
Chili Recipe

While we are loving the cooler weather as an excuse to rock our favorite fall fashions, it is also an incredible time to enjoy the comforts of staying in. With that comes more cooking and baking with one of our favorite recipes being a Vegan Homemade Chili. A healthy addition for the … Continue reading

Postpartum Workout and Discussion

Oct
Posted by
fitness

While I consider myself an active person, aside from walking I wasn’t that active during my pregnancy. I recently got the ok to start working out again, and while I was excited to get moving, I also knew that I was totally out of shape where I was nervous to … Continue reading

Surya Brasil: Natural and Organic Beauty Products

Oct
Posted by
Surya Brasil

With so many beauty products on the market, it can be daunting to see all of the chemicals  and unnatural ingredients in many of them. However with all of those brands, there are tons that feature natural and organic ingredients that are better for you and your skin. One such brand is Surya … Continue reading

Monday Mingle: Fall Pregnancy Fashions

Oct
Posted by
Monday-Mingle-HEADER1115

There is so much to love about fall. The crisp air has us wearing comfy and warmer clothing, and for pregnancy that means a lot of fun pieces layered pieces. For my last trimester that meant living in the Maternity Over the Belly Boot cut Denim Jeans Blue Wash-Liz Lange® for … Continue reading

Cozy Comforts from Love + Grace

Oct
Posted by
Love and Grace

During the postpartum period it is crucial to relax as you try to get back to your old self. For me this has been about taking it easy at home where I tend to spend a lot of my time in my PJs. This isn’t your standard t-shirt and sweatpants, though … Continue reading

Fall Sunscreen Protection #HowTheSunSeesYou

Oct
Posted by
Sunscreen Protection

As everyone is enjoying the wonders of fall, we also have to be sure to stay protected from the sun. There is often a misconception that just because it is cooler, that the sun isn’t as strong. However, after seeing the release of the video How The Sun Sees You, we are sure that you … Continue reading