Stacey is the mom of three behind the parenting & lifestyle blog The Mint Chip Mama.
She was picked as a NY Metro Parent Influencer to watch. She has been featured in Parents Magazine, multiple news stations, is quoted regularly, and was nominated as the Best Blog on Long Island in 2022 and 2023.
Before becoming a full-time mom in 2010, Stacey spent a decade as a high-end customer relationship management (CRM) professional managing customer loyalty programs for some of the most well-known brands including Harrah’s Entertainment, Chanel and Christian Dior.
Stacey is a graduate of the University of Michigan, and holds a Masters in Psychology from The New School. She loves of 80s pop, dark chocolate, tacos, and glassblowing.
Please check out The Mint Chip Mama in the Press: The New York Post, Psychology Today, Newsday, News 12, NBC Nightly News, NerdWallet, Big Apple Kids Guide, and voted one of the Top 20 New York Mom Blogs & Websites, and Top 100 Mom Lifestyle Blogs on the web.
I am passionate about travel! I want to expand my travel writing as much as I can!
Seville, Spain; Carribean; California; Thailand
Local traditions, indigenous foods, what it looks like to raise a child in different places.
Culture, Food, Art
Hi! I love to travel and am now starting to share it with my kids. My family of 2 adults, 3 kids (ages 7, 10 & 14) are visiting Iceland in February. I’d love recommendations for "off the beaten path" places to see and any media contacts open to collab... show more
Family travel recommendations for Iceland? 2 months ago
In 1997, when I was 19, I backpacked through Europe by myself. Pre readily availble cell phones, pre mobile internet. The train was one of the highlights of my trip. I met friendly strangers, talked to tons of people, and even made friends enough to tra... show more
What's your experience with train travel in Europe? 4 months ago
We just got back from Israel! I have to give a shout out to Abraham Hostels (I know the founders are on here). We stayed in the Jerusalem, Eilat, and Tel Aviv properties and they were amazing. Fabulous vibe, great staff, super fun amenities. They were t... show more
Where are you traveling this year? 9 months ago
I’m looking for unique experience in Israel for a family trip in February 2023. We will be all over from the Golan to Eilat. I’d love ideas of unique places to visit, restaurants (I love a good hole in the wall), etc. We’re staying at Abraham Hostels ... show more
Looking for tips for family Israel trip 1 year ago