Author Archive | Betsy Stern


Summer in Madison

After an incredibly long and terribly cold winter, I’m definitely ready for summer. Luckily, we live in Madison, where summertime is so beautiful, it tricks people into staying the rest of the year! Our lovely city offers so many fun (and unique) things to do when the weather is nice. If anyone is interested in […]

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Tara Kuhlow Photography

Last month my family was lucky enough to do a “mini session” with the amazing Madison photographer, Tara Kuhlow. This was such a special day for a number of reasons, but mostly because I know these are some of the last pictures we will take as a family of three. In just under 2 months, […]

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The Final Stretch

Last weekend, in a fit of second trimester “nesting”, I decided to tackle my son’s baby clothes. For 2 years, I have kept them meticulously sorted in large plastic ziplocks by size, and stored them in giant tupperware in our storage room. Now that I know we are having a little girl, I decided it […]

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Taking Time Away With Your Girlfriends

As a mom, making time for myself to take a shower can be a challenge…going on a girl’s trip? Almost impossible. There are always a million reasons why I can’t get away – money is tight, my son needs me, we should travel as a family, life is too busy, etc. After my miscarriage in […]

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2013 Fall Activities in Madison

   Ahhh, fall. This is my second favorite season, but it’s right there after my first {Spring}. I love how everything feels like a fresh start –Fall makes me think of brand spanking-new school supplies, cozy sweaters, college football, crisp red apples, the smell of pumpkin candles. Fall makes me ambitious and motivated in a way […]

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Meet Betsy

Betsy has been married to her college sweetheart for 6 years, and is mom to a rambunctious and very active toddler named Jackson. She moved to the Madison area in early 2013 after spending 2 years living in Germany. Moving back to the states has been a big transition, but she has loved meeting new […]

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