Mom 2.0

Heather Barranco Bakes Dreamcakes

Some of the dreamiest, yummiest cakes you’ll find in New Jersey are baked by young mother Heather Barranco of Dreamcakes in South Orange.

T3’s Company

Where the Jersey lacrosse scene was lacking, Basking Ridge mom Lori Brown stepped in.

Caught Up in the Rapture

This Montclair mom wrote the book (and the website) about romance novels.

Patch Work

Sewing is no match for this Madison mom, whose fanciful designs are a collage of playful patterns and eye-catching colors.

Mommy Mavens

Kate Motz and Christina Castro guide New Jersey moms through motherhood with their website,

Life by Design

Architect Nancy Dougherty and interior designer Sandee Markwith rely on creativity and attention to detail to manage home and family.

Balancing Act

A busy TV anchor and mom masters her hectic schedule by taking one moment at a time.

Career Network Takes Flight

Locally based social and professional site helps moms worldwide return to the workforce.

Ladies Who (Box) Lunch

A pair of enterprising moms redefines the old-school brown bag with waste-free, reusable lunch kits.

Tween Trendsetter

Mom and tween-scene fashionista Sally Miller has an in-house market research team—her two young daughters.

Sweet and Scrumbcious

This former marketing executive showed no restraint when cooking up a new career.

Momma Knows Best

Blogger and author Jen Singer writes about parenting with honesty and a good dose of humor.

On the Case

Tackling criminals and tantrum-throwing children is all in a day’s work for this mom, litigator, and writer.

Modern Maternity

West Orange resident Krista Karo conceives an online consignment boutique for in-style moms-to-be.

Golden Rule

Short Hills parent coach Tammy Gold helps busy families thrive.