Michelle Mendel

Michelle Mendel
Originally from San Diego, Michelle has called Flagstaff her home for 11 years. Michelle went to NAU, met her husband, and the rest is history. She’s an elementary teacher and a new mama to her baby girl, Emerson Marie. Michelle is enjoying the new adventure of motherhood!
weeknight eats

Weeknight Eats

Being a teacher, mama, and wife means back to school is the busiest season of life. Between setting up a classroom, getting ready for a new bunch of kiddos, and spending quality time with...

Surviving the M-F Working Mom Game Like a Boss

One year ago, I was a naively pregnant, working woman. I have the type of personality that is pretty "Type A" about most things, super-efficient when it comes to getting work and personal items...

How to Pool and Beach With a Baby

Summer is finally here! It felt as though it would never arrive in Flagstaff this year, but it seems as though we are finally in the clear. Time to plant flowers, take a break...

Travel Adventures with a Baby

So, you had a baby and are wondering how you will ever take a trip again. How could you possibly leave the comforts of your home to take your baby somewhere new for an...