Mac & Mia | Blog

16 May 2017| Home, Learning, Life

Launching a company brings a few stereotypical images to mind. We imagine the twenty-somethings living out of someone’s basement, putting everything on the line as they burn through sleepless nights and all of their savings. What we don’t imagine is the new mom, balancing raising a family with starting a company. But for better or...

mothers-day-2017
12 May 2017| Life, Style

Many of us here at Mac & Mia are mothers. And there’s no doubt that motherhood inspires us to rise up to our full potential, to make sure that we’re giving life our all – not only for ourselves, but for our children. And while on most days we’re focused on the inspirational styles of...

summer denim trends
28 April 2017| Style

6 Summer Denim Trends To Try Now Summertime is one of the most anticipated seasons of the year – whether you’re at home enjoying a family BBQ or on vacation in the Bahamas, the warm weather brings out the best in people. And there’s no summer favorite that tops denim. A classic sartorial choice for...

unique summer camps for kids
24 April 2017| Learning

8 Unique Summer Camps For Kids For many, the phrase “summer camp” conjures memories of roasting marshmallows, swimming in the lake and color wars. But there are many unique summer camps out there that promise a more niche experience – giving kids a chance to explore new and exciting activities not oft found at conventional...

5 ways to mix patterns and prints
19 April 2017| Style

5 Ways To Mix Patterns And Prints When it comes to trying adventurous fashion trends like pattern mixing, kids frequently have adults beat. Their sense of play and lack of inhibition lead them to try combinations that adults would never dare. But we know there are ways to successfully mix patterns and prints that feel...

17 April 2017| Life, Style

All day long I’m surrounded by the cutest little kids’ clothes, and in a cruel twist of irony, my daughter won’t let me dress her. I no longer even try. After too many mornings fighting with her to wear the distressed skinny jeans I brought home and the mini-me outfits I crave, I gave up....

11 April 2017| DIY, Holiday, Recipes

Adorable Bunny Brunch Ideas for Easter Easter egg hunts, sunny afternoons, pastel colors…spring is finally here! And what better way to celebrate than with a cute brunch at home? Kick off your Easter in style with a DIY bunny brunch. Here are two adorable bunny brunch recipes that everyone in the family will love on Easter...

flying with kids
04 April 2017| Adventure

Let’s be honest: if you’re flying with kids over spring break, expect some turbulence. But you can make it a smoother ride with our survival guide – complete with a carry-on check list! Flying With Kids Over Spring Break: Essentials, Entertainment & More When traveling with kids, pack as much as possible into your check-in...

Gifts for new moms
30 March 2017| Life

Confession: I do not yet have any children. However, I recently witnessed the unexpected chaos that descends upon new parents (my sister welcomed her first child just six weeks ago). We all attended the baby shower beforehand and made sure these parents-to-be had their gadgets and carriers, their sleepers and playpens. But when that baby...