Lindsey Geiss

Lindsey Geiss

Lindsey Geiss is a public relations and crisis communications planning professional turned stay-at-home mom and writer. When she’s not handling local early childhood PTA publicity, she’s getting crafty with the kids, researching allergy-friendly toddler food, or planning the next family outing. Lindsey is a fashion lover, shoe collector, jump rope enthusiast and recovering perfectionist. She lives on the West side of Cleveland with her husband and two young children.


Dollar Bin Discipline: Six Ideas for Young Children

I’m not a child psychologist or behavioral specialist. I listen to experts speak, subscribe to parenting newsletters and collaborate with fellow moms, doctors and educators, but when it comes down to it, I’m trial and error-ing my way through motherhood with the best of them. As a teacher’s daughter and (non)stay-at-home mom with a preschooler […]Read More »

The Mother of All Memory Books

I consider moms to be the “keepers” of their families. If you’re like me, you’re the keeper of the schedule, tracking school programs, extracurricular activities and doctor visits. You keep order in the home and lists of to-dos. You keep important documents. You are also the historian of your family keeping memories. This is perhaps […]Read More »

Yes, Please.

I’m a mother, teacher’s daughter, wife, friend and – whether I’m presenting updates at a PTA meeting, singing Creepy Crawly Calypso with my son’s music class or media training a room full of business professionals – I’m a communicator. I may be a few years removed from the full-time professional grind, but I’m still a […]Read More »

Teal is the New Orange: Seriously, Hear Me Out.

Let’s make halloween less scary (and more fun) for kids with food allergies! I’m a holiday traditionalist. I break out the mums and pumpkins on the first of October and unpack the heirloom ornaments while Ohio State (hopefully) puts away Michigan on the football field each November. When it comes to trick-or-treating, I love candy […]Read More »

How to Check Mackinac Island Off Your Travel Bucket List in Six Steps

Mackinac Island, Michigan (pronounced “mackinaw”) seems to be a common location on the bucket lists of friends I’ve talked to since my mid-summer trip there. Named one of the Top Ten Islands in the World by Conde Nast Traveler and referred to as the “all natural theme park of America” by, the island covers […]Read More »

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Lindsey is a public relations and crisis communications professional turned stay-at-home mom of two and writer. An avid shopper, she loves finding and wrapping that ideal gift, planning themed kids’ birthday parties, and slowly turning into the woman who lived in her shoe (closet). She blogs about motherhood, food allergy mom life and other lifestyle topics.