• perfect pregnant piece-our “MOM exclusive” story

    Our basic ruched tank was our very first MOM exclusive.  We created it to fill a need-women needed a great stand alone piece that also could be layered, to wear to the playground, or the courtroom.  And it just wasn’t out there.  So we changed that. And, want to talk classic?  That was over ten years ago.Read more…

    Memorial Day-Some Gave All

      We are a retail establishment, and so, yes, we are running a sale. It feels most important however, this Memorial Day, to take a moment to pause and give gratitude to those who gave all, to keep their mothers, fathers, wives, husbands, daughters, sons, sisters, brothers, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends in our thoughts. We cannotRead more…

    A Sale to Welcome Summer

                                    Shop 40% off Spring and Summer looks now through Monday, May 25th! Here are some of our favorite outfits: We love the Yvette Tank with the Skinny Ankle Pant in Turquoise   The Sia Tab Sleeve Tunic with theRead more…

    Airport Style

    There is something about a celebrity strutting through an airport. Impossibly put together and fresh, shiny sunglasses, on-trend outfit. It makes traveling look so easy and glamorous. I don’t know about you, but as I’m “strutting” (translation: trudging along in my flip-flops, dragging my 250 lb suitcase while trying to juggle my 150 lb carry-on,Read more…

    What to wear now? The 1st Trimester

    Yes, this is for you Kate L.  Well, it’s not just for you, but it is inspired by you:) We get women in the shop every day who are 7-8-9-10 and 11 weeks, who look around furtively and when asked “Is this for you?” reply, usually quietly, “Yes, I know I’m early, but nothing fits.”.  Or, oneRead more…

    Mothers’ Day-Moving the Apostrophe

    This Mother’s Day at Mom’s the Word we are moving the apostrophe and making it Mothers’ Day.  Mom is the word-on Mother’s Day and every other day, and supporting mothers is what we do-on Mother’s Day and every day, and we love it! Thank you to all who make that possible:) Part of our mission is supporting othersRead more…

    Great Give-Aways in the Month of Mom!! Woo Hoo

    We have such great friends and neighbors!  Join us on any social media to see all the great gifts that they have given to us, to give to you! From a Classic Kids “Baby’s First Year Package” to an Angels on my Pillow Swaddler to Majama’s easy peasy nursing bras  to Baby Keepsake Books and Planners,Read more…

    We love a classic!

    Ah, the shirt dress by Shelli Segal for Laundry, how we love to love you!  From week one to week 40 and way way way beyond the bump, this dress makes moms look and feel fabulous.  And it’s so easy!  Wake up feeling tired and exhausted (from week 1 to week 40 and way wayRead more…

    time flies. be present in the present.

    True story. I walked by a familiar face on Sacramento Street the other day. We made eye contact, and she said “I know you~ from Mom’s the Word, how are you!?”  I replied “Great!  You?  You have a..like……6 year old??”  Her reply?  “Ha!  Noooo,  I have a 16 year old!” Oh my.  Time does fly. Read more…

    Event dressing. Destination: Camp Pendelton

    Leslie walked in saying that she needed something to wear to an event at Fort Pendleton and that she hated shopping.  She was carrying a bag that she had carried the mile from her house to drop off at the Goodwill truck across the street-that wasn’t there.   I think it held mostly books, it weighedRead more…