I’m Loppin’ On Sunshine, And don’t it feel good (HEY!). Day 7 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Fiskars Lopper

I guess it was just a matter of time. One day I knew I would find him. I didn’t even know he existed for the first 36 years of my life. Then one day, there he was. Sitting on Amazon‘s Patio, Lawn & Garden page as the #1 most popular in the category gardening, handContinue reading “I’m Loppin’ On Sunshine, And don’t it feel good (HEY!). Day 7 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Fiskars Lopper”

Label it, Just a Little Bit. Day 6 of of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Mabel’s Labels Name Labels

No one likes labels – we all say. Unless, that is – it’s for your stuff so you don’t lose it! Then we all looove name labels. Especially for Back to School. Name Label Time Was The Best Time Name labels make me thing of getting ready for camp. I can still vividly see theContinue reading “Label it, Just a Little Bit. Day 6 of of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Mabel’s Labels Name Labels”

Lice, Lice, Baby. Day 5 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Vamousse

Lice is something you hope you never have to deal with, but you want to be prepared in case it comes. This is why I have a Vamousse and have an arsenal of it – at the ready – in my closet. What Girl Scouts Taught Me When I was a Girl Scout Brownie, oneContinue reading “Lice, Lice, Baby. Day 5 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Vamousse”

Nursing 9 to 5, What a Way to Make a Human. Day 4 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Glamourmom

August is “Breastfeeding Awareness Month” and August 1st-7th, 2014 is slated as “World Breastfeeding Week”. Given my love for nursing I would be remiss not to include all of my favorite breastfeeding paraphernalia in my “Favorite Things” series. I have been lucky enough to have nursed for an extended time and to currently be nursing.Continue reading “Nursing 9 to 5, What a Way to Make a Human. Day 4 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Glamourmom”

Am I in a Spa in Thailand or My Shower? Day 3 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Vitabath

I was in the cosmetic industry for a long time. During that time I was lucky enough to get many bags of swag. With that said – I have tried most products on the market today – whether mass (drugstore) or prestige (department store brands). So it takes a lot to impress me with aContinue reading “Am I in a Spa in Thailand or My Shower? Day 3 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Vitabath”

Your Granola-ing… What’s your price for flight. Day 2 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Jessica’s Natural Foods

My college friend started a company, Jessica’s Natural Foods! Thank goodness for her! Why Is My Stomach Mad?  A few years back I started getting sick when I ate rich food. As a foodie I LOVED going to fancy restaurants and trying decadent things. My stomach – which was never a warrior to begin withContinue reading “Your Granola-ing… What’s your price for flight. Day 2 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: Jessica’s Natural Foods”

Happy childhood memories come in a jar…with a spout! Day 1 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: This Aladdin Classic Mason Collection

The Aladdin Classic Mason Collection brought me right back to my childhood. There are few things that make me think of summer more than a big glass jar with a spout. I had one growing up. One could find it outside and filled with ice water all summer long. Once it got cold outside theContinue reading “Happy childhood memories come in a jar…with a spout! Day 1 of The Mint Chip Mama’s Favorite Things: This Aladdin Classic Mason Collection”

Give it Away, Give it Away, Give it Away Now.. The Mint Chip Mama 31 Days Of Blog Giveaways!

Are you excited for the first day of The Mint Chip Mama‘s “31 Days til Back to School” Blog Giveaways? YES! ME too! (#MintChipMama31DaystilBTS)! This is such an exciting way to launch THE newest (and best) mom blog on Long Island. I can’t wait to share all of my favorite things with you! Who likesContinue reading “Give it Away, Give it Away, Give it Away Now.. The Mint Chip Mama 31 Days Of Blog Giveaways!”

Who is Behind THE New Long Island Mom Blog: The Mint Chip Mama?

Stacey Gish Wallenstein is an experienced Customer Relationship Management professional. She has worked for highly successful brands in the luxury, fashion and beauty industries. After becoming a mom and moving to the suburbs, she started a Long Island mom blog. Stacey shares her love and passion for giving children meaningful life experiences through The MintContinue reading “Who is Behind THE New Long Island Mom Blog: The Mint Chip Mama?”

Welcome to THE new Mom Blog: The Mint Chip Mama!

Today, August 1st 2014, I am officially launching this mom blog – The Mint Chip Mama! I’m just a mom who used to do something else at a desk and then a kid came along. Then another. (*edit*: then another in 2016!) Then I reinvented myself – like so many of us do after childrenContinue reading “Welcome to THE new Mom Blog: The Mint Chip Mama!”

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