Tag: featured

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Connecting Moms to Our Community

Glen Ellyn Moms Village loves to highlight women who make a difference in Glen Ellyn. Who because of them, your life as a Mom is easier and better.  It is our pleasure to introduce you to Margaret Immink, the Founder of DirectorySpot.  If you have a school-aged child, then chances are you have the DirectorySpot App on your phone. And you may not have even known … Read More Connecting Moms to Our Community

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MasterMoms: Reset with Rita Hyland

It was an inspiring evening with Rita Hyland at our MasterMoms Talk Series. We hope you enjoyed your night and that you were able to take home a few nuggets of inspiration to help you start fresh and reset.  We enjoyed seeing so many returning faces as well as meeting some new Moms. Thank you so much to Chris Lukins of Lukins Home Network for … Read More MasterMoms: Reset with Rita Hyland

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Glen Ellyn Moms Village 2020: Create

Glen Ellyn Moms Village 2020 is going to be filled with more connections, information, and interaction.  Our motto is to Create, Inspire, Share and Laugh.  Alicia and I plan to focus on these four elements as we create our content for you.  When Alicia Donovan started, GEMV, she simply started with sharing information on Facebook that she thought other Moms would want to know. … Read More Glen Ellyn Moms Village 2020: Create

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Paramount Theatre’s Beauty and The Beast

Be Our Guest With the holidays fast approaching and the spirit of Christmas nestled deeply into our hearts you won’t want to miss the chance to see Disney’s Beauty and The Beast at the historic Paramount Theatre.  It’s a Tale as Old as Time and treating your family to this beloved musical is the perfect way to create lasting holiday memories no matter your … Read More Paramount Theatre’s Beauty and The Beast

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Amanda Horan of Shaker Siding is Shaking Things Up

Glen Ellyn Moms Village Feature Friday Spotlight is highlighting Amand Horan Owner of Siding in Glen Ellyn.  We asked her a few quick questions to get to know her but also to help guide us in this season of Hostess Gifts.  We adore Amanda and if you haven’t had the pleasure of meeting her or coming into her deliriously happy store Shaker Siding, please … Read More Amanda Horan of Shaker Siding is Shaking Things Up

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Art of Design with Erin German

Art of Design with Erin German We were thrilled to interview Erin German this month for Glen Ellyn Living Magazine. She is the creative talent behind many of the Glen Ellyn logos and designs you see around town, including our own Glen Ellyn Moms Village logo. She’s a dedicated mom and business owner who is passionate about the art of design.   What ignited … Read More Art of Design with Erin German

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Celebrate in Style with Diana Laufenberg

Diana Laufenberg of Celebrate in Style is the focus of this week’s feature. Diana Laufenberg was chosen this week for many reasons.  Simply to know Diana is to love Diana.  Glen Ellyn is so very lucky to have her in our community.  Not only is she an amazing business owner, but she is also very involved in our community.  She makes every person she comes … Read More Celebrate in Style with Diana Laufenberg

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A Taste of Fall

Crisp air. Cozy sweaters. Apple picking. Comfort food. Harvest Bowls from Delish https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/recipes/a55393/harvest-bowls-recipe/ 9 Ways to Transform Apple Cider Donuts https://www.foodnetwork.com/holidays-and-parties/packages/everyday-celebrations/apple-cider-doughnut-ideas Cider Braised Chicken, Brussel Sprouts and Apples from Midwest Living https://www.midwestliving.com/recipe/cider-braised-chicken-brussels-sprouts-and-apples/ Healthier Instant Pot Coq Au Vin from Half Baked Harvest https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/healthier-instant-pot-coq-au-vin/#bo-recipe Healthy Apple Salad with Raisins and Walnuts from Fool Proof Living https://foolproofliving.com/apple-salad/ Spooky Snack Board from Baker Mama https://thebakermama.com/recipes/spooky-snack-board/ Spooky Snack … Read More A Taste of Fall

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Fall Fun in the Burbs

  It’s Fall Break Time…Glen Ellyn Mom’s Village wants to help with your Family Fall Bucket List.  This is the time to enjoy this spectacular season and all of the local establishments your family will love.  This list was previously published last October in Glancer Magazine and we wanted to share it again plus add a few updates that we hope you love. We … Read More Fall Fun in the Burbs

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Celebration of Tables

The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry’s 8th Annual Celebration of Tables. The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry serves about 30,000 people each year, 14,000 of who are children. All proceeds from this event will be donated to the Pantry. Sightings for Summer by Lisa Enoch, Gatherings A Sustainable Soiree by Jennifer Umlauf & Christy Truitt, Glen Ellyn Environmental Commission Fresh OJ & Blueberry Pie with Grandma … Read More Celebration of Tables

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Glancer Magazine Articles

We loved being a Guest Columnist for Glancer Magazine.  From summer learning loss to fall bucket lists we covered it all! Please click the links to read the articles.  5 Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss                                                             … Read More Glancer Magazine Articles

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India Hicks National Director: Katie McDevitt

Glen Ellyn Moms Village recently interviewed India Hicks and Katie McDevitt for the February Issue of Glen Ellyn Living.  In conjunction with that interview, we decided to dig deeper into Katie’s experience as one of seven National Directors for the growing company. 1. How did you learn about India Hicks and what was going on in your life that made you want to take … Read More India Hicks National Director: Katie McDevitt