Laura Kraus

Laura Kraus

Laura is a born story-teller. She's written TV news stories, blogs, children's cartoons, legal briefs, commercials, and everything in between. She loves traveling, new adventures, finding a great bargain, and reading to her three children.

Fitness
|Christmas,Health & Fitness03 December 2020

40 Fitness Gifts for Everybody on Your List

What do you get the exercise enthusiast in your life? Try these amazing fitness gifts for everybody on your gift list this Christmas!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Shopping
|Children & Parents,Christmas24 November 2020

The Best Teacher Christmas Gifts

Looking for the Best Teacher Christmas Gifts? Here's our list of the most special ways to say "thank you" to teachers this Holiday Season. 

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|03 December 2020 (updated)

Comfortable Gracious Mom on the Street: Melissa d'Arabian

Food Network host, author, and Comfortable Gracious Mom on the Street Melissa d'Arabian brings a beautifully easygoing approach to her food and style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|09 November 2020

Modern Beach Chic Mom on the Street: Sandra Coates

Model, speaker, nurse, and Modern Beach Chic Mom on the Street Sandra Coates empowers women to embrace their unique beauty. Read on to learn all about her!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Arts & Crafts
|Activities & Travel29 October 2020

Fun Science Experiments for Kids to Do at Home

Science experiments are a fun way to get an up-close view of how the world works. Read on for some great ideas to get your kids to love science.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Kid Food
|Food & Recipes20 October 2020 (updated)

COVID Cooking: 2-Ingredient Instant Pot Chicken Recipes

Winner, winner 2-ingredient Instant Pot chicken dinners! Read on for six easy and delicious 2-ingredient Instant Pot recipes!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Adult Health
|Food & Recipes04 November 2020 (updated)

Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits for Health and Weight Loss

Apple cider vinegar seems to be everywhere these days! Find out about all the potential benefits apple cider vinegar may provide your health and weight loss.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Parenting
|Children & Parents,Editor's Pick12 November 2020 (updated)

How to Talk to Your Kids About Politics

Do you ever want to talk to your kids about politics, but don't really know what to say? Here are 7 tips to jumpstart those civic discussions.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Group Stories,Our School Story05 October 2020 (updated)

Our School Story: The Reid Family Homeschool

As the 2020 school year has begun, the Reid family has started a new homeschool adventure. Read on to learn all about their school story.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Children & Parents,Our School Story01 October 2020 (updated)

Our School Story: Surviving and Thriving

With all the school choices this year, everyone's got a unique story to tell. We've talked to families across the nation to share some of them with you.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Group Stories,Our School Story05 October 2020 (updated)

Our School Story: The Robertson Family

Amidst much uncertainty this school year, the Robertson family in Los Angeles set up a micro school for their kindergartener. Read on for their story!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Group Stories,Our School Story05 October 2020 (updated)

Our School Story: The Copley Family

After their school system started the year virtually, the Copley family in Atlanta, GA got together with friends and neighbors to learn in a pandemic pod.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Group Stories,Our School Story05 October 2020 (updated)

Our School Story: The Drugo Family

When their school district switched completely to virtual learning, the Drugo family started a school pod. Read on for their story.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Self-Help
|Tech & Social22 October 2020 (updated)

You Might Be an Enneagram 3 If . . .

What really makes an Enneagram 3 tick? Read on to learn all about Type 3s, their strengths, weaknesses, and secret superpowers.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Pregnancy
|Health & Fitness13 October 2020 (updated)

Subchorionic Hemorrhage: A Mother's Journey

What is a subchorionic hemorrhage, and what does that means for your pregnancy? Read on for one mother and baby's journey of life.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Children & Parents,Group Tips,School Choices01 October 2020 (updated)

Pod, Co-op, Hybrid, Virtual? Your 2020 School Adventure

From pandemic pods, to school co-ops, virtual school, and more, read on to learn about different options for the 2020 school year.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Activities & Travel04 November 2020 (updated)

Klabon Family Adventures: Enjoying the Summer

The Klabon family is always up for an exciting new adventure! Read on to learn all about them and their tips for an epic summer.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Classic Capsule Wardrobe Mom on the Street: Jen Bradley

Homeschool mom of 5 Jen Bradley has a gorgeous and classic capsule wardrobe. Read on to learn about her and her elegant, understated style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Comic-Con Dad on the Street: John Schafer

Comic-Con Dad on the Street John Schafer brings a fun and fresh style into all areas of his life! Read on to learn more about his life and style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
VB Basics
|Home & Style13 October 2020 (updated)

Hitting Home With Virginia Beach Realtors Mustin & McCaa

As we spend more time at home, get some home design and real estate tips from mother-daughter Virginia Beach realtor team of Debbie Mustin and Kara McCaa!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes29 September 2020 (updated)

Peanut Butter Protein Power Balls Recipe

Looking for a gluten-free, dairy-free snack that is both healthy(ish) and decadent? Look no further than these peanut butter protein power balls!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
VB Basics
|Children & Parents16 October 2020 (updated)

Give a Sunrise: The River Ellis Foundation

After the devastating loss of their daughter, Doug and Rachel Ellis have helped bring joy and hope to others through The River Ellis Foundation.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Family Recipes
|Food & Recipes26 October 2020 (updated)

The Great Family Pancake Challenge

Take your breakfast skills to new heights with the great family pancake challenge! Read on for our tips to make the best family breakfast ever!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Self-Help
|Activities & Travel,Must Read22 October 2020 (updated)

31 of the Best Boredom Busters and Activities

Looking for things to do while you're social distancing? These 31 Boredom Busters for the whole family can keep you all entertained.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Home & Style16 October 2020 (updated)

We CAN Live Without Toilet Paper! 6 COVID-19 Truths

Our world has been thrown into a panic with coronavirus COVID-19, but there's good news in the midst of the chaos! We're stronger than we realized!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Children & Parents16 October 2020 (updated)

How to Talk to Your Family About Coronavirus

How do you talk to your loved ones about coronavirus COVID-19 in a way they can understand? Here are some virus basics and talking tips.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Creative Youthful Dad on the Street: Preston Johnson

Whether he's playing guitar or having an epic dance party in the living room, Creative Youthful Dad on the Street Preston Johnson has a fresh and fun style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel16 October 2020 (updated)

Something in the Water Festival: Tips for a Great Weekend

Read all you need to know before heading to the Something in the Water Festival!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Family Recipes
|Food & Recipes25 September 2020 (updated)

Babby's Easy and Delicious Cornflake Chicken Recipe

Looking for a quick and easy dinner idea that your kids will love? And it's healthy, too? These cornflake chicken strips are sure to be a crowd-pleaser!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Grandparenting
|Children & Parents,Family Stories25 September 2020 (updated)

Remembering Babby: 13 Lessons from a Life Well-Lived

Remembering your loved ones, and cherishing those special memories with the people you love, can go a long way to bring healing.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Relationships
|Children & Parents,Family Stories19 October 2020 (updated)

A Love Story for the Ages: Babby and David Nelson

From a romantic blind date to over sixty years of marriage, the love story of Barbara and David Nelson (aka Babby and Papa) is one for the ages.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes28 October 2020 (updated)

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Almond Dream Cookies

Looking for some delicious almond dream cookies? These gluten-free dairy-free cookies are easy to make and sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Purely Elegant Mom on the Street: Perry O'Rourke

Whether she's heading to the park with her family or working on a new recipe, Purely Elegant Mom on the Street Perry O'Rourke has a fresh and natural style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Pregnancy
|Health & Fitness12 October 2020 (updated)

The Best (and Worst) Essential Oils for Pregnancy

What are the best essential oils for pregnancy? Which ones should you avoid? Here's all you need to know about essential oils during pregnancy!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes28 October 2020 (updated)

Perfectly Glossy Icing for Sugar Cookies

No matter what the occasion, this glossy icing recipe for sugar cookies is a perfect way to top off your favorite cookies!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes28 October 2020 (updated)

Quick & Easy Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

This quick and delicious vanilla buttercream frosting is an easy way to add a sweet kick to your favorite cookies, cupcakes, layer cakes, and more!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Teen
|Children & Parents15 October 2020 (updated)

The Best After School Study Tips for Students

Need some motivation to get studying before your next test? The following after school study tips will help make your study time easier and more effective!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Family Recipes
|Food & Recipes,Holidays,Winter25 September 2020 (updated)

13 Family-Friendly Valentine's Day Recipes

These delicious family-friendly Valentine's Day recipes will fill your family with love all day long-- from breakfast to dessert!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes28 October 2020 (updated)

The Best Asian Restaurants in Virginia Beach

Feeling hungry? Try these delicious Asian restaurants in Virginia Beach! These delicious hot spots offer something for everyone.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Active Understated Mom on the Street: Charlotte Reid

Active Understated Mom on the Street Charlotte Reid has a fresh and gorgeous style! Read on to learn more about this stylish mom of four.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Self-Help
|Health & Fitness,Winter01 December 2020 (updated)

All About Dry January- and How It Can Fuel Your Goals

Looking for some interesting resolutions for the new year? Read on to learn all about Dry January and how it can help jump-start your health goals in 2021!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Cute Casual Mom on the Street: Chantelle Velez

Whether she's volunteering in the community or spending time with her family, Cute Casual Mom on the Street Chantelle Velez brings joy wherever she goes.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Fun Casual Mom on the Street: Jouleen Dering

Fun Casual Mom on the Street Jouleen Dering has a chic, yet accessible style! Read on to learn her best parenting advice and style tips.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Creating Capacity Mom on the Street: Amy Marie Hann

Whether she's empowering other women or spending time with her kids, Creating Capacity Mom on the Street Amy Marie Hann has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes,Winter29 September 2020 (updated)

Creamy Coconut Red Lentil Soup

Need something hearty and healthy to warm you up on a cold day? Try this creamy red lentil soup recipe for a delicious and nutritious pick-me-up!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Family Recipes
|Fall,Food & Recipes,Holidays20 November 2020 (updated)

Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe: A Family Experience

Pumpkin pie is a quintessential Thanksgiving tradition! Here's a great easy recipe for a delicious dessert everyone will love!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Holidays,Home & Style20 November 2020 (updated)

Giving Tuesday: Ways to Get the Whole Family Involved

Looking for a way to give to others and get your whole family involved? Why not participate in Giving Tuesday? Read on to learn more!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fashion
|Health & Fitness02 October 2020 (updated)

Lose Your Muffin Top Without Losing a Pound!

Winter weight gain happens-- but you don't have to be stuck with muffin top! These tips will help you look and feel your best at any size!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Rugged Adventurer Dad on the Street: Ian Starr

Whether he's scuba diving, salmon fishing, or hiking with his family, Rugged Adventurer Dad on the Street Ian Starr has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Pet on the Street
|20 October 2020 (updated)

Calm Sweet Pup on the Street: Millie Thompson

Calm Sweet Dog on the Street Millie Thompson is an adorable Bernedoodle puppy who brings joy and happiness to her loving family.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Feminine Chic Mom on the Street: Chelsea Starr

Mom on the Street Chelsea Starr manages to keep a feminine, yet effortlessly boho chic style that keeps her feeling confident and comfortable.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Parenting
|Editor's Pick,Tech & Social04 November 2020 (updated)

Ways to Support and Thank Military Families

November is Military Family Appreciation Month, and it's a perfect time to recognize the men and women who have served. Read here about military families and find ideas how to support and thank them!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Clean House
|Editor's Pick,Home & Style,Music Lists10 October 2020 (updated)

Beat the Buzzer: The Ultimate Clean Kitchen Playlist

Having a clean kitchen doesn't have to be a constant chore! Our Beat-the-Buzzer playlist will help you turn cleaning the kitchen into a party.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Kid Health
|Children & Parents29 September 2020 (updated)

Head Lice Treatments that Actually Work

Lice happens. But that doesn't mean you have to let it ruin your life! Here are 5 ways we beat head lice for good.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Tech-Savvy Family
|Tech & Social14 October 2020 (updated)

Kids and Technology: Tips to Handle the Digital World

Teaching your kids about technology isn't easy! But parent technology advocate Caleb Kinchlow has some great ways to help your family in the digital world.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Pet on the Street
|20 October 2020 (updated)

Dapper Debonair Dog on the Street: Samson

With his collection of seasonally appropriate bowties and coordinating collars, Samson is one Dashing Debonair Dog on the Street!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Casually Classic Mom on the Street: Courtney Watkinson

Whether she's having a family dance party or volunteering at her girls' school, Casually Classic Mom on the Street Courtney Watkinson has gorgeous style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Swaggy, Clean, Fresh Dad on the Street: Andrew Suggs

Swaggy, Clean, Fresh Dad on the Street Andrew Suggs is the ultimate entrepreneur and family man. Read on to learn more about Andrew and his family.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Faith-Centered Mom on the Street: Heidi Anderson

Faith-Centered Mom on the Street Heidi Anderson wears many hats- literally and figuratively! Read on to learn more about her and her gorgeous style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Preppy Adventurer Dad on the Street: Chris Field

Whether he's working with clients or hiking with his wife and twin daughters, Preppy Adventurer Dad on the Street Chris Field has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Beach Bohemian Mom on the Street: Hannah Byrd

All-around Renaissance woman and Bohemian Beach Chic Mom on the Street Hannah Byrd brings beauty and style to her busy and active life. Read on for more!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 November 2020 (updated)

Snarky Mom Slob on the Street: Gen Kundert

Don't be deceived by the name...Snarky Mom Slob Gen Kundert has a fabulous and practical style. She's witty, honest, and relatable! Read all about her!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Home Organization
|Home & Style30 September 2020 (updated)

Five Steps to an Organized Closet

Yes, you can have an organized closet! Here are some of our favorite tips from organizing experts Mallory Andrews and Bryceleigh Harris.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Bright Coastal Dad on the Street: Peter Kraus

Bright Coastal Dad on the Street Peter Kraus has a fun and easy-going style. Read more about this easy-going yet active dad and FamilyApp founder!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Money-Saving Family
|Home & Style30 September 2020 (updated)

5 Tips for Back-To-School Shopping on a Budget

Are you afraid of winter weight gain, or looking for ways to avoid it altogether? Check out these 5 easy tips to stay slim and fit through the cold months!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Relationships
|Tech & Social22 October 2020 (updated)

The Enneagram and Your Family: Maximize the Moments

What's the Enneagram, and how does it apply to family life? We're glad you asked! Here's a basic overview so you can start learning more.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Wise Young Dad on the Street: Ross Klabon

Wise Young Dad on the Street Ross Klabon has great style! Read more about this dynamic engineer and single father of twin boys!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Destinations
|Activities & Travel01 October 2020 (updated)

The Museum of the Bible: Planning the Perfect Visit

Looking for some great activities in DC? Plan a trip to the Museum of the Bible! Read all about this new museum and how to plan the perfect trip here.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Collectively Cool Mom on the Street: Casey Anderson

Whether she's on a new family adventure or developing new content for her blog, Collectively Cool Mom on the Street Casey Anderson has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Casual Coordinated Dad on the Street: Michael McIntyre

Not all superheroes wear capes. Some wear suspenders-- like this week's Casual Coordinated Dad on the Street Michael McIntyre!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|14 October 2020 (updated)

Refined Gritty Dad on the Street: Micah Pringle

Doting father, musician, brand expert, and Refined Gritty Dad on the Street Micah Pringle has a raw, yet elegant sense of style. Read on for more!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Preppy Edgy Mom on the Street: Jessi Bordi

Preppy Edgy Mom on the Street and illustrator Jessi Bordi has a classic, yet fashion-forward style. Read all about her, her company, and preppy edgy style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Active Trendy Dad on the Street: Eric Chandaragga

Whether he's on another Disney adventure or tucking his sweet daughter in at night, Active Trendy Dad on the Street Eric Chandaragga has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Classic Bohemian Mom on the Street: Liz Hartz

Whether she's helping clients outfit their dream house, or enjoying family time, Classic Bohemian Mom on the Street Liz Hartz has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|14 October 2020 (updated)

Casual Modern Dad on the Street: Andrew McFarlane

Blogger, photographer, sports aficionado, and style icon . . . is there anything our Casual Modern Dad on the Street Andrew McFarlane can't do?!?!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Comfortable Cool Mom on the Street: Mollie Gioffre

"Look good, feel good," is the style motto of Comfortable Cool Mom on the Street Mollie Gioffre! Read on to learn more about this dentist and mom of 2.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Preppy Urban Dad on the Street: Caleb Kinchlow

Whether he's breaking news on camera or hanging out with his family behind-the-scenes, Preppy Urban Dad on the Street Caleb Kinchlow has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Spontaneous Edgy Mom on the Street: Brooke Burns

Whether she's running her cosmetics company, or chasing after her kids, Spontaneous Edgy Mom on the Street Brooke Burns has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Fun Sporty Dad on the Beach: Mike Duquette

From the beaches to the tennis courts, Fun Sporty Dad on the Beach Mike Duquette is a pro at keeping his family of three boys happy and active!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Ultra-Hip Dad on the Street: Mike Harris

Coach, entrepreneur, pastor, and Ultra-hip Dad on the Street Mike Harris does it all! Read all about this stylish father of eight.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Eclectic Flair Dad on the Street: George Culver

With his love of bold colors and his signature mustache, Eclectic Flair Dad on the Street George Culver is one of the most stylish dads around!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Sporty Surfer Dad on the Street: Jake Denton

Lawyer by day; soccer coach by evening. Sporty Surfer Dad on the Street and all-around Renaissance man Jake Denton has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Classic Minimalist Mom on the Street: Pauline Wood-Smith

Whether she's visiting iconic British sites or enjoying a cup of tea, Classic Minimalist Mom on the Street Pauline has a sophisticated, polished style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

California Cavalier Dad on the Street: Willis Robertson

California Cavalier Dad on the Street Willis Robertson blends his preppy East Coast roots into his laid-back West Coast lifestyle.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Glamorous Comfy Mom on the Street: Amy Crain Gober

It can be hard to stylish while you're chasing down two toddlers, but Glamorous Comfy Mom on the Street Amy Crain Gober is living proof that it can be done!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Nomarama Dad on the Street: Jarrell Williams

Some people have a style so much fun, there aren't even words able to capture it. And Nomarama Dad on the Street Jarrell Williams is one of them.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Strong Modern Mom on the Street: Kristen Crowley

Whether she's anchoring the news or working out with her family, Strong Modern Mom on the Street Kristen Crowley has great style! 

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Vibrant Fun Dad on the Street: Jordan Reid

Whether he's playing with his kids or meeting with clients, Vibrant Fun Dad on the Street Jordan Reid is having a great time!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Laid Back Cool Mom on the Street: Allie Thibault

Some people have mastered the style, where they just look fantastic no matter what-- and Laid Back Cool Mom on the Street Allie Thibault is one of them.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Dad on the Street
|25 September 2020 (updated)

Really, Truly Fit Dad on the Street: Jim White

Whether he's lifting weights, or picking up toys, Really, Truly Fit Dad on the Street Jim White has great style! Read on to learn more about Jim.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Jet-Set Executive Mom on the Street: Michelle Silverthorn

Whether she's speaking to executives on diversity in the workplace or traveling the world with her family, Jet-Set Executive Mom has style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Colorful Corporate Mom on the Street: Laura Kraus

With her bright colors and statement jewelry, Colorful Corporate Mom on the Street Laura Kraus isn't going to get lost in the crowd.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Simple Modern Mom on the Street: Rachel Rosenthal

Simple Modern Mom on the Street Rachel Rosenthal empowers her clients with practical solutions to organize their homes and businesses. Check out her style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Holidays15 October 2020 (updated)

Last-Minute Valentine's Day Ideas for the Whole Family

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, but you haven't planned anything, yet? No problem! Check out these last-minute Valentine's Day ideas, now!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 November 2020 (updated)

Urban Chic Mom on the Street: Corrie Lentz

From client meetings to her girls' basketball games - check out how Urban Chic Mom on the Street Corrie Lentz is always rocking great style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 November 2020 (updated)

Effortlessly Classic Mom on the Street: Julie Liebler

Whether working as a realtor or serve on different boards, Effortlessly Classic Mom on the Street Julie Liebler has great style...

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Jet Set Bohemian Mom on the Street: Mai Trinh

Whether she's advising executives or cheering on her kids at sports events, Jet Set Bohemian Mom on the Street Mai Trinh has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mental Health
|Home & Style30 September 2020 (updated)

12 Ways to Spark Joy Without Tidying Up a Thing

There are countless ways to spark joy without cleaning a thing! Here are some suggestions to inspire you and your family.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|12 October 2020 (updated)

Bright and Comfy Mom on the Street Audrey Leishman

Bright and Comfy Mom on the Street Audrey Leishman has an effervescent style that's sure to put a smile on your face. Read all about her and her gorgeous style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Classic Chic Mom on the Street: Becky Vasquez

Whether she's helping her clients develop and market their brands or playing with her kids, our Classic Chic Mom on the Street Becky Vasquez has great style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

More Moms (on the Street) of the Year: Gorgeous Style

We love our fashionable and talented moms on the street! Check out their tips and advice for feeling and looking your best....

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Moms (on the Street) of the Year: Stylish Tips & Tricks (Part 1)

You've loved reading about their impeccable style! Now read some of the best and most stylish advice from our Moms on the Street of 2018.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|13 October 2020 (updated)

Effortlessly Cool Mom on the Street: Courtney Manship

As a mom of 4 boys who are always on the go, Effortlessly Cool Mom on the Street Courtney Manship still manages to look gorgeous.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Colorful Collected Mom on the Street: Mary Kaufman

As a freelance creative director, Colorful Collected Mom on the Street Mary Kaufman's personal wardrobe is fun and well-curated! Read more about Mary and her fantastic approach to style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Edgy Romantic Mom on the Street: Sarah Creech

Whether she's helping clients find just the right natural beauty products in her new store or cooking dinner with her family, Edgy Romantic Mom on the Street Sarah Creech looks effortlessly gorgeous!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Relationships
|Tech & Social10 November 2020 (updated)

How to Have Great Party Conversations

For some of us, party conversations can seem intimidating. Read these tips that will help you have great conversations and be the life of the party!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Shopping
|Home & Style30 November 2020 (updated)

Cyber Monday: Fun Gifts for Everyone on your List

Your Thanksgiving weekend has come to a close, but for many shoppers, the party's just beginning! Here's how to shop Cyber Monday - check our tips for a successful shopping experience!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Naturally Glam Mom on the Street: Jonna Scott-Blakes

Pregnancy looks gorgeous and glamorous on our Naturally Glam Mom on the Street Jonna Scott-Blakes. Learn more about Jonna and her fabulous style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Relationships
|Children & Parents19 October 2020 (updated)

How to Handle Awkward Family Moments

Awkward family moments- they happen to everyone. Check out these examples and ways to deal with awkward family moments.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|14 October 2020 (updated)

Colorful Preppy Mom on the Street: Amelia Williams

With a gorgeous sense of style and a knack for finding the perfect accessories, Colorful Preppy Mom on the Street Amelia Williams brightens every room!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Money-Saving Family
|Home & Style22 November 2020 (updated)

Discount Shopping: How to Score a Bargain

Looking to shop on a budget? Check our 6 discount shopping tips to get the most bang for your buck!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Preppy Casual Mom on the Street: Leslie Cutchins

Whether she's running a Garden Club meeting, playing tennis, or working on her new business, Preppy Casual Mom on the Street Leslie Cutchins has a gorgeous style that's effortlessly polished. Read more about Leslie and her classic style!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Relationships
|Family Stories,Must Read,Tech & Social04 November 2020 (updated)

Family Politics: Stay Above the Fray on Election Day

Election Day can often bring our deepest political divisions to the surface, but it doesn't have to be this way! Here are some tips on how to stay cordial with friends and family, long after the election has passed.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Eclectic Chic Mom on the Street: Erin Heffelfinger

When our eclectic chic mom on the street, Erin Heffelfinger, has mastered the art of creating gorgeous and cohesive outfits from earrings to shoes. Learn more about Erin, her favorite things, and the way she spreads her "happy fashion" to all.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Eclectic Vintage Mom on the Street: Leah Flax

Astronomy professor, political advocate, amazing mom, and overall style icon- is there anything our eclectic vintage mom on the street can't do?

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Money-Saving Family
|Home & Style30 September 2020 (updated)

Vintage Value: Secondhand Shopping Tips

These vintage shopping tips will help you find true treasures during your secondhand shopping trip today! Read on for strategies and tips!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|14 October 2020 (updated)

Glamorous Bohemian Mom on the Street: Amy Metzger

No matter where she's going or what she's doing, Amy Metzger, our glamorous bohemian mom on the street never phones it in! Find out her favorite style tips and more!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Beauty
|Cosmetics,Home & Style07 October 2020 (updated)

Easy Makeup: 4 Simple Tips for a Radiant Face

Check out these unbelievably simple tips for easy makeup now to save time while looking gorgeous!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|06 October 2020 (updated)

Tomboy Chic Mom on the Street: Jen Temple

Entrepreneur, artist, and all-around supermom, Jen Temple has mastered the art of style. Read on to see how she perfects her "tomboy chic" style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fashion
|Fall,Home & Style04 November 2020 (updated)

Shoe Style: Fall Trends and Great Looks

Looking for a new pair of shoes? Whether you prefer comfortable sneakers or striking stilettos, here's some great shoe style for fall.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes16 October 2020 (updated)

CoVa Restaurant Week With (and Without) Kids

It's CoVa Restaurant Week! Here are some of our favorite picks for when you're out with the family, or just with adults.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
FamilyApp
|Fall,Food & Recipes,Must Read04 November 2020 (updated)

The Great Fall Flavor Debate: Pumpkin vs. Apple

It's time to settle great debate between apple vs. pumpkin -- two classic fall flavors with equally festive potential. Which one is your favorite?

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Mom on the Street
|14 October 2020 (updated)

Rock and Roll Classic Mom on the Street: Riya Thorson

Whether she's dressing up or dressing down, this week's Mom on the Street Riya Thorson adds extra oomph to her timeless pieces perfecting the rock and roll classic mom style.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fashion
|Home & Style01 October 2020 (updated)

Jeans and a T-Shirt: 6 Ways to Wear this Classic Style

Check out these six great ways to style a classic jeans and t-shirt look, taking you from carpool pickups to the office to date night and beyond.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Shopping
|Home & Style,Must Read04 November 2020 (updated)

The Top Eleven Costco Shopping Tips

Costco is so much more than just a grocery store or ordinary wholesale warehouse, but it can be a bit intimidating navigating the giant aisles. So here are a few of our Costco favorites and tips to get started.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fashion
|Home & Style02 October 2020 (updated)

Easy Outfit Ideas from Carpool Casual to Date Night Chic

You fold and put away mountains of laundry, make dinner, and take care of every last detail--who has time to come up with stylish outfit ideas?!?! So we have a few ideas to get you started, from morning to night.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Fashion
|Home & Style01 October 2020 (updated)

Mom Style: 6 Ways To Look Your Best

Who has time to think about mom style when you're juggling so many other priorities in life!?! But here are six simple tips to have you looking your best in no time!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Home Safety
|Activities & Travel30 September 2020 (updated)

6 Fun Family Activities During a Power Outage

Don't let a power outage get you down! Try these six boredom busters to keep your family entertained and comfortable during a power outage.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Home Safety
|30 September 2020 (updated)

6 Hurricane Safety Tips to Stay Calm During the Storm

Click here for six hurricane safety tips to keep your family sane during this year's hurricane season! If you're prepared, you and your family will get through it!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Preschool
|Children & Parents14 October 2020 (updated)

Preschool Readiness: 6 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Life

You've changed their diapers, rocked them to sleep, and now your baby's heading to preschool! Here are some ways to help prepare your little one for school.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus