Nikki Mattison

Nikki Mattison
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My name is Nikki and I live, work and play in Plymouth with my husband, Justin, and happy almost two year old, Mackenzie. I'm a full time mom and full time business owner so my life is one big messy and fun juggling act! One of my first loves is shopping and I'm so thankful that through my work I'm able to help women find the perfect wardrobe choices for them! www.shopmadisonclothing.com

I’m Breaking My Cell Phone Addiction

“Oh, this could be fun." Isn’t that how so many bad ideas start out? About a month ago I did the update on my iPhone and discovered the new Screen Time tracker. I turned...

Why You Should Take Maternity Photos

There are very few things we needed to do to prepare for baby number two. We already had a crib and a baby monitor. The best friends a pregger could have sprinkled us with...

Sometimes the TV is the Babysitter

I don’t feel guilty about it. Not one bit. And if you ask me, neither should you. I must start by saying that whatever you choose to do for your family is your business. We...

My Husband is the Better Parent

I’ve heard before that “you fall in love with your husband all over again when he becomes a father," which is maybe the best parenting fact someone has shared with me thus far. In...

My ‘Other’ Baby: Tips from a Small Business Owner and Mom

Like many business owners, I’m also a mother. It goes without saying that it’s all a balancing act. Being a mom is a full-time job and running a business is a full-time job. So,...

My Geriatric Pregnancy and Me

Cardi B is my girl.  I watch Teen Mom, and I still fret over my outfit on the regular like a silly teenager. So, the one word I was surprised to be described as...

Mom vs. the Public Potty

Just like that, she was potty trained! Bye diapers, adios wipes! We’re leaving you in the dust and moving out into the world without that bulky diaper bag. This mom was psyched at the...

I Took Myself on a Date and It Was Awesome

I’ve always been a people person, a joiner. The more people around me the better. I played sports in high school, I joined a sorority in college. I organized girls nights, couples trips and...

I’m not a cool mom, I’m an awkward mom

I’m not a cool mom, I’m an awkward mom...but I hope you’ll love me anyway! Let’s go way back to the days of Trapper Keepers and Ace of Base.  I’m talking about the mid-90s when...

In Defense of the “Mom Shamers”

There’s no more popular term on the mommy blogs right now than being “mom shamed”.  Many moms have a story about how a woman side-eyed her at the grocery store as she was buying...