Moms Like It Mother Tween Contest

Hey Moms Like It fans – welcome to – where tweens can light up their girl power – hope you like the site and that you’ll check out our adventures in our book: Saving Hannah: Or How to Rewrite History.


In the meantime, as promised, we have a little mother-daughter contest going on – maybe you like to share clothes, or maybe you wouldn’t be caught dead sharing a lip gloss let alone an item of clothing…but moms and their daughters definitely influence each other when it comes to fashion – and who doesn’t love a shopping spree?  So we’re going to give you one.

In the comments below, tell us your favorite go to fashionable item- one for the moms, and one for the daughters!  We’ll pick a random pair of winners and give them $50 gift cards to White House | Black Market and Justice!  Have fun!


DIY Craft for Tweens – Happy Birthday Candy Bouquet

make-it-rubyHey GirlMoguls – it’s our friend Make it Ruby back with another DIY project – a totally fab, easy and cheap (but not cheap looking) birthday present for your BFF!  So check out this week’s project from Make it Ruby – and don’t forget to head on over to her own site and check out even more fun DIY crafts.

DIY Craft - Happy Birthday Candy Bouquet
DIY Craft - Happy Birthday Candy Bouquet

“Happy B-day Candy Bouquet”

Ruby’s Tool Kit: small flower pot, gift cards, tissue paper, floral foam, plastic fork, construction paper, candy, hot glue gun, Safety First: Always have an adult supervise when using a hot glue gun

1. Repurpose a small flower pot. Hole punch an assortment of gift cards & thread pretty ribbon through it.

2. Secure ribbon to the flower pot with hot glue. Place a small block of floral foam in the pot. Cover it with tissue paper & fill the pot with candy.

3. Make a B-day card out of construction paper & use plastic fork to display it. This gift makes for a sweet treat!