WMM sets out to launch Mom Owned Business Directory in November

We’re all about lifting each other up and supporting one another which is why we’re busy putting together a Directory of Mom Owned Businesses in the area! We’re so excited about this next project and plan to launch in November of 2019. The directory will be online and free to access. Why Get Listed Not …

Moving with Kids

By WMM Blog Contributor: Elizabeth Braatz While this list is fluid, there’s a short list of things that two people go through in a marriage that can cause major stress: Death of a loved one Divorce Major illness or injury Job loss Moving That’s right, moving! This means that moving can cause similar stress as …

Game On, Mom!

By WMM Contributor: Maura Metz If  Moms Getting Ready in the Morning had Sportscaster Commentary   Announcer 1: And we’re off to the races, folks! It’s 4:36 a.m. and the baby is crying. Announcer 2: The question is can mom get her back to sleep? Announcer 1: Will she pull it off? She’s getting out …

Don’t Let ADHD Get You Down

By WMM Contributor: Elizabeth Braatz According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), approximately 6% of children in the U.S. have some form of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This condition is one of the most common mental disorders affecting both children and adults. Symptoms of ADHD include: inattention (not being able to keep focus), hyperactivity (excessive …

July 2019 Spotlight | Allison Trice

Happy July Moms! It’s officially summer and also a new month, which means it’s time to spotlight an incredible mom in our network! Meet Allison Trice, July’s spotlight mom! Get to know Allison in our exclusive interview below. Please tell us your name / employer / profession(s): Allison Trice, Paraprofessional with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) …

2019 Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Award Winners

Working Moms of Milwaukee is excited to announce our 2019 Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Award Winners in the Milwaukee Area! Nominees were evaluated on the following criteria: Lactation rooms to employee ratio Accommodations for mothers to store their milk during the workday Overall privacy Ease of washing pump parts at work Overall description Nominees were judged …

Exploring West Allis in Summer

By WMM Contributor: Melissa Feldmeyer I am not a native Milwaukee-an. I didn’t even grow up in the Midwest! But living here since college- I have found my way around and have been lucky enough to live in a few different neighborhood in the Milwaukee area- each with their own wonderful identity. I started my …