Meet the Team

We are a team of fun loving, web combing, baby wearing moms and dads who saw a need for a website where we could share all the useful tips we come across daily. Modern mothers need one place where they can learn how to raise a baby, cook a meal, build a fire, save some money and then spend it, and do it all while looking perfect and being green.

Elena Ollick

Owner & Managing Editor

A Russian Florida girl whose favorite pastimes are traveling, photography, volleyball, reading business, psychology and parenting books and finding cool products, as well as running around and laughing with her energetic daughter. Elena started Daily Mom with a vision to provide quality content and help to busy modern women. Connect with her at Every Avenue Life.

Kristin

Editor

Kristin is a Montessori Mama who spends her days working as a lawyer with at-risk youth and her nights chasing her 4 boys on their latest adventure. She spends a significant amount of time in the kitchen creating healthy, organic, and delicious meals for her family, reading books with her boys, and at the soccer fields. Aspiring to make a difference in lives of others one child at a time, Kristin is passionate about social justice, early literacy, and early childhood education. While she loves scarves and boots, Kristin lives at the world's most famous beach with her husband, kids, extended family, and enough pets to make up a zoo.

Ashley

Editor

Ashley lives in North Carolina with her husband, two kids and Kitty Paw. She’s a work-from-home mom with a natural light photography business and a passion for sharing everything she knows. Since leaving the corporate world, she now spends her time trying to get through elementary school with her daughter, chasing her firefighter loving little boy, writing and finding ways to enjoy life. Visit her website

Joe

Marketing Manager & Editor

Joe grew up in Minnesota, so he enjoys any kind of outdoor adventures, but also knows his way around a video game console. He grew up playing many sports as well as fishing with his family. He usually can be found traveling around the world somewhere, writing, taking photos, shooting videos, working out and exploring. He’s been traveling around the world since he was 3 months old and hasn’t stopped since. He also loves to cook and very much loves to eat. He enjoys being quizzed on movie trivia and cannot help but quotes TV/movies in his daily life.

Jessica

Editor & Writer

Jessica ia a proud working mama to a charismatic little boy. She has a curious heart and is in perpetual pursuit of her next adventure. She loves reading, writing, yoga, functional fitness, surprise dance parties, and worships coffee like a deity. She runs her own photography business, JM Soul Creative. She also runs a CrossFit Kids program at her local gym. Though she lives with Crohns disease and Ulcerative Colitis it has taught her the ultimate life lesson­-gratitude. She tries everyday to live by the quote, "When given the choice between being right and being kind, choose kind”.

Lauren

Giveaway Manager & Writer

Lauren is a full-time mom of three girls and a military spouse. She loves to write, run, yoga-it-out, and keep fit. She runs her own business for busy entrepreneurs to help them manage their business and create their brand at Lauren Lomsdale Creative Studios. She also is one half of the YouTube channel, The Dependas, where the craziness of military life is discussed in a funny way.

Annie

Writer

Annie is a travel loving Colorado Native and dog mom to a adorable corgi. She loves crafting, cooking and all things musical theatre. She is a blogger atRocky Mountain Bliss where she shares tips and tricks for living a more blissfullife. In addition, Annie provides SEO Consulting and Training for creative business owners through her digital marketing agency Mae Digital.

Heather

Writer

Heather is the mom behind the blog, Cookies For Breakfast. Mama to two. Reality TV addict. Natural living enthusiast. Accidental hippie. Comedy ninja. Loves big sunglasses, seasonal cocktails, and of course, cookies for breakfast.

Amber

Senior Experience Designer & Researcher

Amber lives in Ohio with her husband, two creative, enthusiastic little girls and a precious little boy. She has recently left the corporate world to spend more time with her children. A job that ends up to be much more challenging and fulfilling. She is passionate about her faith, family, art, design, travel, breastfeeding, fitness and sharing with others all the tips and tricks she has learned along the way.

April

Community Relations Manager & Writer

April is a proud Midwestern who was bitten by the travel bug and hasn't stopped exploring since. She loves homemade spaghetti sauce, movie theaters, red blends, sarcasm, and her day job as an outreach coordinator. After a decade in the classroom, she traded in her lesson plans for a career in writing as the voice behind Mojitos and Munchkins. There, she loves connecting with fellow parents and commiserating about life in the trenches with little people. After a two-week stint of RV living, she has hopes to "sell it all" and escape on a never ending family road trip with her husband Eric, their three amazing children, and their goldendoodle named Lainey Lou.

Kristen Love

Video Content Editor & Writer

Kristen resides in the Chicagoland area with her tech savvy husband, Tom, & their two beautiful children, Giovanni (4) & Gabriella (2). She is the Resident Beauty Expert at Daily Mom, the owner of Kristen Love Photography & the author of The Love Notes Blog, where she shares her passion for motherhood, DIY projects, & makeup. She grew up in Florida, so her love for warm sun, palm trees & beaches runs deep. She has a serious case of wanderlust, & her dream in life is to travel the world with her family, creating meaningful learning experiences for her children. Connect with her!

Ashley

Social Media Manager & Writer

Ashley lives in North Carolina with her husband, 6 year old little girl, and 2.5 year old son. She has dreamed of being a SAHM since she was a little girl and now enjoys living out this dream by making everyday adventures with her two tiny sidekicks. She loves yoga, fitness, dark chocolate, and wine. She’s an organizer of playdates, school happenings, and girl’s night outs. She’s an encourager of making messes, finding passions, and dreaming the impossible.

Sasha

Writer

Sasha, mother of one, never has a dull moment with her wild child and prefers it that way! Previously a law enforcement officer, she is now the spokesperson for a fire department. Sasha lives in Daytona Beach, Florida and enjoys running, shopping, and pool parties.

Andi

Writer

She's a country girl at heart with her hubby and ten kids in central Virginia. She raises a small homestead of chickens & ducks with her family while working from home as a Relationship Expert & Mentor for business-savvy mamas - http://www.IAmCoachAndi.com. Her love for writing and photography are expressed here, as a Daily Mom.

Jeri

Writer

Jeri is a wife, lawyer, and new mom with a weakness for yoga pants, red wine, and reality TV. In her 30-something pre-baby life, she thought she had life somewhat figured out. Now, she is realizing how much she didn't know and rediscovering the world through a toddler's eyes. Jeri is passionate about writing and connecting with other moms about life in general, motherhood's many challenges, and motherhood's greatest blessings. She lives in Florida with her husband, toddler, and three dogs. In her free time, you can find Jeri lounging with family, on the tennis court, or at the movies.