Mother’s Day Gift Guide – for Moms by Moms

Here at the MOB Nation we are supporting, encouraging, and connecting mom business owners all year, but there is something extra special about Mother’s Day!This year, why not support a mom-owned business while you are finding gifts for the moms (and mom figures) in your life?This round up includes just some of the variety you’ll find on our Mom-Owned Business Member Directory. Happy shopping! CBD Bath Bomb Bouquet from Cherry River – $29.99 Show Mom a little extra love thi […]

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MOB Spotlight – Brandy Cummings, Owner of Pivotal Origins

Brandy Cummings, owner of Pivotal Origins, describes herself as a mama, food fanatic, lover of Sherlock Holmes, Functional Nutritionist, and aspiring archer.“Shows I’ve binged watched include Dexter, The Office, Wentworth, and The Mentalist. I’m a huge fan of making lists (well, more like a fan of crossing things off lists). Observation is my superpower. I choose where to vacation solely on what food choices are available. I used to be a blackjack dealer, and have a very irrational fear of […]

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Teaching Your Children About Credit

We’re excited to welcome Colleen Salchow, financial coach for kids and parents, to the MOB blog! Learn more about Colleen at the end of this blog post. March is Credit Education Month, and many parents and caregivers are looking for ways  to explain this topic to their children. For many individuals, money is a topic that was not  discussed in their home growing up. There can be a wide range of emotions and personal  experiences with money that cause adults to avoid this topic […]

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10 Steps to Crowdfunding Success

When it comes to business funding the topic of crowdfunding almost always comes up at some point. It seems easy, straightforward, and low risk, but is more complicated than it seems at first. ​If you’re considering crowdfunding to raise money for your new business or next expansion, this blog post will walk you through the ten key steps you need for success.The podcast version of this blog post can be found at the Adventures in Marketing podcast here. Validate Your Product […]

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Celebrating Women in Construction Week – MOB Style

The first full week in March is Women in Construction Week. This is a chance to highlight women in construction and their contributions. Women in Construction Week was created by the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC). The NAWIC was created for many of the same reasons the MOB was created – it gave women a chance to network, learn, and receive both personal and business support. This week, we’re thrilled to highlight MOBs (mom owned businesses) who are also in t […]

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Quotes to Inspire Mom Business Owners

Anyone juggling running a business with raising kids is doing two of the most challenging (and rewarding!) things a person can do. Here at the MOB Nation we support all ages and stages of mom business owners – from expectant moms to grandmas, from just starting out to closing multi-million dollar deals. We know MOBs need a come-as-you-are community paired with the resources, connections, and support they need to reach their next big goal.We’re inspired by the way MOBs show up for each other […]

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Dianna Fontes, Artist of the Month

Each month the MOB Nation collaborates with a different MOB Alliance artist. The featured artist is asked to share a piece that shows what the MOB means to them. This art piece is placed on limited edition mugs in the MOB Shop that are only available during the month they are featured. Go here to see this Dianna Fontes MOB collaboration mug.The March Artist of the Month is Dianna Fontes, artist, creator, and astrologer.Dianna lives in the Pacific Northwest and is mom to her daughter, son, n […]

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