Kate Eschbach

Kate writes a lifestyle legacy blog named Songs Kate Sang and is a professional photographer. She enjoys handwritten correspondence, and may break out into musical numbers at any time. She and her husband Brian have been married since 1999. They have five children with a 17 year age span. She is a Texas girl and lived in Arizona for 12 wonderful (and hot!) years. Kate writes from the heart about adoption and miscarriage. She is passionate about encouraging and serving others!
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Infant Sleeping Solutions with Building Blocks

Chelsea, with Building Blocks Family, shared all about infant sleeping solutions! She helps start you right out of the gate with a strategy for emotional and physical healing while learning all about your baby....
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Tummy Time Techniques with Growing Forward Therapy

During our Bloom event, Chelsea from Growing Forward Therapy taught us about the importance of tummy time. She gave us tried and true tummy time techniques to help with your infant. With the importance of...

Back to School Options in Arizona

Living in Arizona means we have countless back-to-school options available to every family! Families can choose from microschools, traditional, homeschool, charter, private, and parochial schools. It is wonderful to have so many choices available...

Proven Skincare Results with Dermatologist’s Choice

Created in 1981, Dermatologist's Choice was founded by Dr. B to achieve dermatologist level skincare results at home!  After forty years in the skincare business, they are leaders at helping women achieve lasting results with...

MIM’s Summer of Science STEM Video Collection

There is a window of time each morning that my children are ready for something interesting. They are awake, full of breakfast, and ready for a new day to begin, but I need a...

The Importance of Reading: Jacqueline with Jacque’s Book Nook

At our recent Bloom event, Jacqueline walked us through a wonderful discussion on why reading to our children is so important! Reading books together connects parents and children through adventure and shared experiences. Setting...

Interview with Amy Carney, Scottsdale Mom and Parenting Coach – Could Foster Care Be...

When you have triplets, followed by a new baby 18 months later, you are thrown into the deep end of parenting. This was just the beginning of Amy Carney's parenting journey. Amy Carney, local...
Scottsdale Moms and Power Up

Interview with Erin Stremcha, Scottsdale Mom and Author of Power Up

Erin Stremcha took a personal gift to her son and decided to share it with the world. Allow me to introduce you to her new book, Power Up. Erin wrote a book for her son,...

SPIRIT UNTAMED Printable Activity Kit

An epic adventure about a headstrong girl longing for a place to belong who discovers a kindred spirit when her life intersects with a wild horse, Spirit Untamed is the next chapter in the beloved story from DreamWorks...
Name Bubbles

Name Bubbles – Are you ready for summer camp?!

Are you ready for summer camp?! My children cannot wait to make new friends, swim, play, and devote the summer to having the time of their lives!  Are you sending your kids to camp this summer?...
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Interview with Jakki Liberman – founder and president of Bumkins

Did you know that right here in Phoenix, we have the home of a major baby and toddler brand manufacturer? I had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Jakki Liberman, the founder...

The Pines Motel – Our go to getaway

The heat this summer was incredible. Record breaking, absolutely numbing heat. Our family has lived in Arizona for twelve years, and after this heat we desperately needed a get away. I called The Pines...

Midi Bites – the Perfect on the go Snack

This has been the summer of trying new things! Why not?! We have the time and any new food or experience has been exciting and fun to do. Midi Bites are a new addition...

Generous Gifts for our ‘Thank You to the Helpers’

We are so excited to announce that an amazing group of local sponsors has come along beside us and donated to create a generous gift basket for our 'Thank You to the Helpers' winner! Generous...
Thank you to the helpers

Thank You to the Helpers

Thank you to the helpers - the helpers, the front line workers, the essential workers... There are so many names that we could call you, but there are two important words that must be said....

Never Let a Good Crisis go to Waste

“Never let a good crisis go to waste.” Winston Churchill is credited with first saying this in the mid-1940s as we were approaching the end of World War ll. As the world around us...

Book Round-Up: New Toddler Picture Books for your library

If your home is anything like mine, I'm guessing that there are a few books that you have read 471,381,577 times and you are ready for a few new books in your rotation! We've...

Mother’s Day Gift Guide – Gifts Created by Women, For Women

Each year, we bring a collection of tried and true products that our mother's love in our thoughtfully curated Mother's Day Gift Guide! You might notice some products on the list that we bring...

DocuSol® Kids – Constipation Symptom Relief

As a mom of five, I was sure I was alone when one of my children suffered from constipation. None of my other children experienced this, so this was new territory for me. We tried...

How to Keep Kids Busy {Constantly Updated}

Our first official stay at home day was March 10th. There have been so many amazing suggestions and websites and YouTube videos and tours and everything in between with suggestions on how to keep...
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How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus

This post first appeared on PBS.org. As a partner with PBS, we are honored to share this information with you. These are wonderful tips during this time as we all lean in and focus on...
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**This post on sitter safety first appeared on Trusting Connections, December 21,2018** When it comes to the safety and well-being of children, one can never be too cautious. We recognize that not all families are able...

Branch Insurance -Technology that Makes Finding Home and Auto Insurance Easy

I was 16 and a junior in high school. I was in the middle of performing in a school production for a play when my Mom asked me if I wanted to stay in...

LaundryCare is the Perfect Gift for a New Mom

Last week, I felt like a rockstar. I tried out LaundryCare for the first time. I usually run the washer every morning and do a 2nd load at nap time. Some days, I run...

ADHD Lullaby: an Interview with Bryan Wisda

I had the privilege of sitting down with Bryan Wisda and learning about his first music album ADHD Lullaby. I've known Bryan's family for years. When we moved to Scottsdale, Bryan's wife Sarah was one...

Chef Noon Culinary Services – I tried it and I loved it!

I love family dinnertime. It is so important to the rhythm of our family.  It is my time to sit back and really watch the dynamics of our family. It is my moment when I...

Happy School Year 2019

Happy New School Year! By now, most of us have survived that first week of school and are realizing all the things we've forgotten! And there are those of us that need to put...

Football, a Dad’s Perspective

The National Football Foundation (NFF) launched Football Matters, to celebrate the positive impact the game has made on millions of players, coaches, administrators, volunteers, and fans nationwide. Debuting in February 2018 at www.footballmatters.com and on social media, Football...

i heart radio Interview

Kate, our co-owner, sat down with Billy Harfosh and spoke with him about Scottsdale Moms Blog and why we are so passionate about helping moms new to our community.  They touch on the importance of...

The Perfect Staycation in Cottonwood – AZ Pines Motel

In July, the executive team for Scottsdale Moms Blog and North Phoenix Moms Blog headed north for a perfect staycation in Cottonwood. We put aside a weekend to talk about how to best serve...