Jennie Love

Jennie Love is a native Phoenician turned Scottsdale-ite. Jennie and her wonderful husband Scott have two adorable little boys, Robert, the sweet & spunky "threenager," and baby Weston, who is full of cuddles and smiles. As a family, they enjoy the Phx Zoo, riding the rails at the train park, and exploring hiking trails. Jennie is a yoga instructor at Modern Milk in Scottsdale and routinely subs at Moksha Yoga Phx. While indulging in all things beauty related, Jennie also loves cooking, wine, chocolate, and spending quality time with her family & friends. But her favorite pastime is to browse through Target all by herself.
Scottsdale Moms Blog

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for January 2018

If your resolution is to get out and about in the New Year, Scottsdale Moms Blog has got you covered with this guide to family friendly events going on in January.   Zoolights: Let It Glow –...

A Visit to Santa HQ Presented by HGTV at Scottsdale Fashion Square

  Remember that song about Santa that goes...?  "Who wears boots and a suit of red?" These days we can sing,   "Who takes reservations and drives a high powered sled?" Santa Claus has adapted well to the times with a fully interactive...

Thanksgiving Favorites Made Dairy Free

Food allergies can make navigating through the holiday season very difficult. I know this first hand because my 5 year old little boy has an allergy to dairy. The smallest amount of dairy can cause anaphylaxis shock. It's scary to...
SMB Family Friendly Events

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for Nov 2017

November is upon us and the weather should be cooling down this month. There's lots of fun to be had for families about town, so grab a scarf, a hot cup of coffee and get...
Mom wisdom

Five Pearls of Wisdom that Shape the Way I Do Mom Life

My first-born turns 5 this month, ...and it seems like a really big deal. I've been working this mom gig for basically 5 years now, and trust me when I say that I am nowhere near...

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for Sept 2017

Are we literally in the month of September? This just seems crazy. Yet here we are. So, Scottsdale Moms, when you are about town, here's your guide for Scottsdale family friendly events happening this month.   National...
Scottsdale Trolley

Ride the Scottsdale Trolley for Adventure and Fun

Is your toddler or preschooler wild about Daniel Tiger? Why, of course they are! Silly me. Which is why riding the Scottsdale Trolley makes for such a fun adventure!   My four-year-old boy happens to love all things related to transportation,...
Family Friendly Events

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for August 2017

Even though kiddos of preschool age and up are headed back to school, you may still have little littles at home, or you have the weekends, and it's technically still summer around here, so we're keeping...
Rock bottom at Target

The Day I Hit Rock Bottom at Target and the 30 Day Stuff Diet

July 4, 2016  That was the day I hit rock bottom at Target. Here's my little secret...I shop for my feelings. If I have something to celebrate, I shop. If #momlife has me all in a kurfluffle, I...
family friendly

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for July 2017

Cheers to July! It's hot out, no doubt about it. The average temperature in Scottsdale in the month of July is 107. Here are some family friendly event ideas for the mom about town to...

Favorite Summer Salads You Want to Eat Every Day

When the summer temps start to hit the level of blazing hot, I don't know about you, but the last thing I want to do is... Eat anything heavy. Turn on the oven. Stand...
Family Friendly

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for June 2017

JUNE!   Half way through the year! It's true what they say, "The days are long but the weeks, months, & years are short." And this year just seems to be flying right on by. June kicks...

Big Dreams to Make Mom Life Easier

"And when you want something, all the Universe conspires in helping you achieve it." -Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist   Mom life is hard. I think we can all agree on that. I mean, it's wonderful and precious and...

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for May 2017

We've made it to May, Scottsdale! You just have to finish up this month and then its summer vacay! You're so close and your friends at SMB are all rallying for you to finish...
Home Yoga Practice

A Home Yoga Practice: What It Looks Like in Real Life

If you're looking to start and cultivate your own home yoga practice, but not sure how, I hope this encourages you!  As a mom to two small boys, finding time to make my way to...
Family Friendly Events

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for April 2017

With the average temperature around 83 degrees, April is a great month to get out and about with the family in Scottsdale. From Easter egg hunts to free events at the museum, this guide...

Baby Led Weaning: One Mom’s Journey with Introducing “People” Food  

Let me just start off by clarifying that when it comes to the baby led weaning movement, I am not an expert. Not only am I not an expert, but I'm also not here to stand on a soap box, bossing...
Family Friendly Events

Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for March 2017

March is the magical month, here in Scottsdale. It's our reward for why we live here during the summer months. The weather perfection (nice & warm in the day but cool at night) making it the...
Date yourself

Date Yourself, Mama – A Guide to Getting to Know Yourself Better

Mama, you should date yourself. No, I'm not talking about wearing big mall bangs or whatever fashion fad you were once a slave to. I'm talking about taking yourself out on a date. Just you. Alone. By yourself.    Does the idea...

New Year’s Parenting Resolutions

 I'm not a big New Year's Resolution setter because I personally feel like if I am going to make a change, set a goal, or accomplish a task, right now seems like the best...
Dairy allergy lifestyle

Allergy Life – Navigating Through the Holidays

I have a love/hate relationship with the last three months of the year.  I love it because the weather tends to be pretty much perfect, the holidays are upon us, and it's just the most wonderful time...

Teal is the New Orange – Pumpkins Raise Awareness for Food Allergies

Whatever outdoor fall decor look you're  going for, the color that pops out the most this season is teal. Teal is the color for food allergy awareness and while Food Allergy Awareness Month is in...

Set a Daily Intention for Intentional Mom Life

Meet Jennie! She is an Arizona native and yoga instructor with two adorable little boys. We hope you have fun reading her posts! Have you ever woken up in the morning and cheerfully thought, "This is going to...