Jana McQueen

Jana is a stay-at-home mom, currently living in Greenwich with her husband, Iain, and daughters, Laila and Nora. Jana is originally from Westchester County, NY, met Iain at college, married in June 2011, welcomed Laila in December 2012, and welcomed Nora in August 2015. On any given day, you can find us playing, reading, or out and about running too many errands and taking advantage of some of the many perks that Greenwich and Fairfield County have to offer.

{Sponsored} KiddieHub… They Baby Moms

Most of my family's baby gear purchases have only been made after some combination of research, reading reviews, testing the products in store, and having long one-sided conversations with my husband.  The reality is...

How (Not) to Teach Your Baby Sign Language

When my daughter, Laila, was 6 months old, I began to introduce some baby signs to her. I picked a handful of words that I thought would be helpful for her to be able...

Staying Sane as a Stay at Home Mom

I love being a stay at home mom to my one year old daughter, Laila, but that doesn't mean it's always easy.  It took me awhile to find balance, but once I did, I...

Celebrating Read Across America Day

We LOVE reading in our house.  I read to my one year old daughter, Laila, all day; and, when I'm not reading, she can often be found pulling her books off the shelf one-by-one...

DIY Farm Felt Board

The other day, I finally made a farm felt board for my one year old daughter, Laila.  This idea had been in my head for too long, and of course, I had already looked...

Helpful Hints for Buying & Selling at the Tiny Tots Consignment Sale

Last August, we had just moved into our apartment, I was in clean-out mode, and I kept seeing signs for the Tiny Tots Consignment Sale.  Of course, I had to give it a try.  Tiny...

A Day in My Life

Hello!  I'm Jana, a stay at home mom to my one year old daughter, "L". L was born in December 2012, and just as we expected, but different than we ever could have imagined, everything changed.  Our...