Lea K. Tawd, 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 Lea K. Tawd’s MOB collaboration mug. February’s featured MOB artist, Lea K. Tawd, describes herself as an artist, author, and Reiki Master. “I love to combine energy healing with […]

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MOB Spotlight: Jenelle Woodlief, owner of Jenelle Woodlief Empowered Massage

Jenelle Woodlief describes herself as a “multi-passionate badass raising two boys and fighting for what I believe in.”She says she’s never been one to believe there are limits to what she can accomplish. “My mantra is ‘I will figure that out’. Gentle and kind, I will also challenge you and occasionally give you a kick in the pants,” she explains.Her business, Jenelle Woodlief Empowered Massage in Portland, Oregon, is devoted to helping people feel better in their bodies.& […]

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Mom-Owned Non-Profits to Support this Giving Tuesday

Started in 2012, Giving Tuesday is a chance to give back and impact your community through donations, volunteerism, and helping others.In addition to running their own businesses, some mom business owners also run their own non-profits as a way to further give back to their communities. We hope you’ll take the time to learn more about and support these MOB non-profits. Curvy Chic Closet Foundation ​Curvy Chic Closet Foundation’s mission is to empower and inspire p […]

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35+ Gifts from Mom Owned Businesses for Everyone on Your List

We’re about to make your holiday shopping so easy!We like to say “There’s a MOB for that” because we know that whatever business or service you’re looking for…there’s a MOB that does it, makes it, or sells it. We hope you’ll support woman and mom-owned businesses all year – this list is just a starting point.​You can shop hundreds of MOBs on our national directory of mom-owned businesses. Gifts For Kids This collection of gifts for kids has something special in alm […]

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MOB Spotlight – Angela Thompson Holistic Health + Nutrition Coaching

Angela says her family of 3 kids and 3 fur babies is loud, full of life, and she wouldn’t have it any other way!.Angela loves hiking, camping and gardening as well as other outdoor activities. “I am completely addicted to OrangeTheory and tea is my love language. I am a home cooking enthusiast. Virtually everything I make is from scratch and I take great pride in it. Cooking relaxes me and I feel a sense of purpose in providing nourishing meals for my family. Don’t tell anyone, but m […]

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MOB Spotlight – Hannah Woods, owner of Serenity Windows

Hannah Woods, owner of Serenity Windows has been a General Contractor since 2013. Hannah started her business in 2008 when she and her husband were both laid off. Both had a background in construction and they realized it was a way they could provide for their growing family. ​Their family now consists of four children with ages ranging from toddler to eight years old. In her free time Hannah loves reading, writing, cooking, crafting, and creating. As a woman in a male dominated […]

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15 Ways to Support Mom Owned Businesses

It seems especially fitting to start MOBtober right after MOBs from across the country joined us virtually for MOBCON 2020.What is MOBtober?MOBtober is the month we challenge you to discover and support Mom Owned Businesses!Part of the MOB Nation’s mission is elevating and supporting mom-owned businesses. ​MOBs can be found in every niche and business type – whatever product or service you need, there’s a MOB for that!When you support a mom owned business you are empowering a mom to […]

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Podcasts Hosted by Mom Business Owners

Updated: 4/15/21 One of the most impressive things about mom business owners is the variety of things they do and how much they manage to get done. The women podcasters on this list juggle raising a family and owning a business every day. In addition to those huge tasks, these women have also added hosting their own podcasts.You’ll find a variety of topics and industries represented on our podcast round up. Be sure to check them out, subscribe, and leave a review if you become a fan! […]

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Six Books Written by Mothers You Shouldn’t Miss

September is Read a New Book month which makes this the perfect opportunity to discover a book written by a mom author!​ Whether you are looking for adventure, mystery, romance, prompts to connect with your family, or you’re looking ways to unlock your creative side – these MOB authors have you covered! Creativity Unstuck: a Toolbox for Making More Art by Lea K. Tawd If you’re feeling called to be more creative, but having trouble putting that desire into action, this is the boo […]

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5 Creative Ways to Keep It Together Right Now

We’re excited to welcome Dr. Zarya Rubin, holistic health coach and CEO of Wild Lilac Wellness, to the MOB blog! Learn more about Dr. Rubin at the end of this blog post. ​Well, it looks like masks and social distancing are here to stay with no end in sight.Yikes.When this was a two-week affair way back in the beginning, maybe we could get by with pajama parties and Netflix and chill, but sh*t’s been real for a while now and is only going to be more challenging once the weathe […]

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