Latest Activity


Our Blog

5 Key Steps To Planning The Perfect Family Vacation

Photo Courtesy of

There’s nothing better for making lasting family memories than enjoying an exciting and adventurous…

Dealing With A Negligent Birthing Experience And The PTSD That Can Come With It


It’s estimated that 9% of women experience postpartum post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following childbirth due to a real or perceived trauma. Unfortunately, this…

How To Improve Your Sanity During the Covid Crisis

It’s unbelievable. While it seemed that life was about to finally get back to normal with the gradual opening of states, all of a sudden an uptick in COVID-19 cases has hit the country like a tidal wave. While many governors have vowed not to completely shut down states again many are still not fully opened. And, to…


Learn More About the MightyFix One Simple Change Each Month





Sara Ellington
  • Female
  • Charlotte, NC
  • United States
  • Sara & Stephanie's Blog

Sara Ellington's Friends

  • Towanda Leach Long
  • Erica Gold
  • Surviving Little People
  • citychiconafarm
  • Bershelle Jones
  • Lyne A
  • Sarah Maizes
  • Melyssa
  • Angela & Angelica

Sara Ellington's Discussions

Book review?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Monique Burkes Apr 11, 2010. 1 Reply

If you're interested in reviewing The Must-Have Mom Manual on your blog, please contact me and I will be glad to have a review copy sent to you.Thanks!Sara Ellington Behnke…Continue

Tags: review, book

Yelling is the new spanking? Puh-leeze!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Deirdre Smith Dec 4, 2009. 7 Replies

Did you see this article in the NY Times? Here's my take:…Continue

A loss and a gift

Started Oct 26, 2009 0 Replies

My daughter's pet turtle died yesterday but she found a silver lining.


Sara Ellington's Page

Profile Information

What is your blog name?
Sara & Stephanie's Blog
What is your blog URL?
Do you have another web site? What's the name?
Sara and Stephanie
Twitter URL
What is your site's URL?
Share a little something about yourself with other moms.
I'm the author of two books, The Must-Have Mom Manual and The Mommy Chronicles, both with Stephanie Triplett. I am mom to Anna, age 8 and Cade, age 6. I'm also a cancer survivor and live in Charlotte, NC.
What is your blogging philosophy?
Bring reality and laughs to motherhood, while offering great tips and information.
I have been blogging since...

Sara Ellington's Blog

Holiday Survival Tactics

Posted on November 23, 2009 at 10:10am 0 Comments

If you’ve read the Holiday Survival Tactics chapter in The Must-Have Mom Manual you already know about the Thanksgiving my brother-in-law told everyone to “Get the bleep out” of his house on Thanksgiving. Although it was rather uncomfortable at the time, we can all laugh about it now. But the truth is, holidays can be stressful. All that family crammed together, trying make all the… Continue

Comment Wall (8 comments)

You need to be a member of Mom Bloggers Club to add comments!

Join Mom Bloggers Club

At 4:33pm on June 25, 2013, Lea said…

Work At Home Mom, WAHM, Mom Blogger

I am stopping by to say "hello" :)
I haven't been here in a while.
I welcome your friendship :)

Lea @ Mother Baby Child & Weight Loss Help

At 12:15am on July 30, 2010, Cynthia Helwig said…
Hi there from The Girlz Korner in upstate New York where you'll find light, witty and rather entertaining articles on every topic imaginable from The Little Black Dress to Making Whoopie. So if you get a chance to kick back and exhale, if only for a brief moment ... come on over and see me some time.
At 11:41pm on November 3, 2009, Mommy B said…
Cute blog, from a fellow Charlotte Momma.
At 4:05pm on October 22, 2009, Sara Ellington said…
Thanks everyone! Great to finally be here!
At 3:36pm on October 22, 2009, Melyssa said…
Hi Sara! Congratulations on the Manual! It's looks so awesome on that shelf! Can't even imagine the feeling you guys have (but dream about it I do!). So nice to see it happen!

Love the blog and welcome! Come on over and visit me at when you get a chance. Would love to have you ! (-:
At 3:12pm on October 22, 2009, Lisa @CrazyAdventuresinParenting said…
Welcome to MBC! :)
At 2:50pm on October 22, 2009, J aw said…
Welcome Sara! Can't wait to check out your blog...
Jenna In The Ditch
At 2:18pm on October 22, 2009, Michele gave Sara Ellington a gift
Welcome to MBC, Sara!

© 2020   Created by Mom Bloggers Club.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service