Sarah Mollman

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Sarah has lived in the area her entire life and now resides in Cedar Rapids with her husband of almost 9 years, son Jameson (6), daughter Samantha Jo(2), and son Calum (1 month). She graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in English Teaching. She currently teaches English at Linn-Mar High School, her former stomping grounds. She enjoys long strolls through Target, spending time with her family, reading, and attempting yoga poses.
Favorite Finds: Aldi

Favorite Finds: Aldi

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You know that thrill-of-the-hunt feeling you get at a garage sale or TJ Maxx, knowing you scored the one and only of something? I get a similar feeling while scoring deals throughout the aisles...
Instant Pot Soups and Stews

5 Favorite Instant Pot Soups and Stews

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As a working mom, I arrive home around 5:00 and everyone is ready to eat dinner at that very moment (including me). I used a crock pot for many years, but by the time...

Gifts for Men: Thinking Outside the Box

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Buying a gift for a child is easy. The toy aisle is flooded with possibilities to spoil them. Men, on the other hand, can be a real challenge to surprise with a worth-while gift. The...

Children’s Book Review: Screen Time Stress

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As an English teacher, I know all too well that all it takes is one book to ignite or rekindle a love of literature. My son’s love of books is at an all-time high,...
Your Chaos Might Make Someone's Day

Your Chaos Might Make Someone’s Day

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It was my last day of summer break with the kids. I was struggling to make it both fun for them and productive for me, since I knew that heading back to teaching meant losing...

How a Bystander Can Help a Hot Mess Mom

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I have gone ahead and purchased an annual pass to the Hot Mess Express. I know that I am an absolute hot mess and I own it. Under “Hot Mess” in the dictionary (or Urban...

The Endless To-Do List: My Glass is Half Full

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My life is full of projects and daily tasks that are halfway completed. It is stressful knowing that there are so many tabs open in my brain. I store my to-do list under “reminders”...

Pregnant After Preeclampsia

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High blood pressure. Persistent headache. Swelling. Protein in urine. All these classic symptoms of preeclampsia popped up during the third trimester of my first pregnancy. The last doctor visit before I gave birth, my blood pressure was so high...
Beginner's Mind: "Shoshin" Parenting

Beginner’s Mind: “Shoshin” Parenting

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Last school year I had the opportunity to hear educator, author, and speaker, Mr. John Perricone. His words spoken that day, as well as the words written in his book, Zen and the Art...

Keeping Kids Busy: My Bag of Tricks

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My son wants to play 20 questions during the church service. I need to keep him busy. My daughter thinks it’s funny to run onto the soccer field repeatedly during her brother’s game. I need to...