Sofia Konstance Nyland

Sofia is a New Yorker living in Troy, dancing in the living room, and waiting for the next appropriate opportunity to eat cake. She's a proud wife, and boy mom to a giggly, little infant and a a fearless pre-K'er! Plus her two loving feline furbabies. She spends most of her time juggling a baby in one hand a laptop in the other, running her business as a corporate event planner. When she's not multitasking, she loves watching Dateline with her husband and drinking wine with anyone who will pull up a chair! Her passion in life is animal rights, in her free time she supports rescue organizations, local and worldwide, and continues to work on her vegan cuisine skills!
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5 Tips for Traveling with Toddlers

Whether it’s Up North to Grandmother’s house you go, or on a flight to visit Mickey, traveling with our family members ages one to four is no easy feat! So, if you’re packing up...
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Millennial Moms are Changing the Narrative for Future Moms

Being a mom seems like it’s harder than ever these days, but in reality, it’s always been a tough job. It’s how we perceive it that has changed. Millennial moms are changing the narrative...
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The Best Pizza Shops In + Around Detroit

Did you know that today is National Pizza Day? It's time to show some love to our favorite pizza shops in and around Detroit. You know, the ones where the pepperoni is always hot,...
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5 New Mom Promises It’s Okay to Break (or Keep!)

Whether you’ve just become a new mom, or you’re about to welcome your first, you’re probably learning that the new baby bliss isn’t always as blissful as you had imagined! Being a new mom...
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Detroit Mom’s Travel Series: Boyne City + Petoskey

In Michigan, the winters are long and the summers are short. So, once the sun starts shining, we head up to Boyne City and Petoskey to spend family time on our docks, in our...

7 Ways to Trick-or-Treat Safely for Halloween 2021

It’s that time of year again! The leaves are turning, the smell of pumpkin spice fills the air, and our kids are getting ready to dress up as their favorite characters for their annual...

5 Ways to Kick Your Prosecco Up a Notch

August 13th is National Prosecco Day! Whether your potion of choice is a classic glass of bubbly, or your poison is some summertime sparkling Rosé, we have you covered! Check out this list of...

How Becoming a Mom Made Me a Total B!

Yup. You read that right – becoming a mom has made me a total B! I didn’t used to be this way; I used to be a sweet, lovely young lady. The word “no” wasn’t...
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6 Tips for Surviving Life as a Work-From-Home Mom

Is your head hitting the pillow at night, exhausted, wondering how you’re going to get it all done? Working from home sounds luxurious, but in reality, the lack of separation can sometimes be overwhelming....

5 Ways to Support the Solo-Social Distancing

The pandemic has proven to be a hard time for families—extra cooking, double the cleaning, and virtual schooling while we work from home. While many of us are quarantining together, we can’t forget about...