Ashley Hamershock

Ashley Hamershock
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Ashley Hamershock is one of two content creators for City Mom Collective, as well as managing editor and director of media relations for Colorado Springs Mom Collective. This longtime reporter and editor has worked for various newspapers, magazines and other organizations, including a decade at The Associated Press. She has covered presidents, CEOs and celebrities from Dolly Parton to the Dalai Lama. When time allows, she takes on freelance projects through her small business: www.seasonedscribe.com. And no matter how busy life gets, she makes time for family, friends and frequent travel.
Organizing

Organizing + Simplifying: Dozens of Moms Offer their Best Tips!

Organizing. Decluttering. Simplifying. Purging. With so much time at home over the last year, have you wished for less "stuff?" Have you longed for a fairy to pop in while you're sleeping and organize your...

Ready to Organize? 1THRIVE Can Help

New year, new goals. What if you could set up a single command center in your home to help organize everything (and everyone)? You can. Life is Easier when You're Organized Organization doesn't have to be overwhelming....
Flag Football

National Flag Football: Family, Friends + Fun

Who else's kids have spent far too much time inside, on computers, over the last year? Anyone else ready to get their kids out of the house for some fresh air and exercise as...
Messenger Kids

Messenger Kids: Bringing Loved Ones (and Santa!) Closer this Holiday Season

Guess who is back at Messenger Kids this year? Santa! This is the neatest thing ever. Truly magical! Parents can once again opt-in to allow their kids to "chat" with Santa! I won't spill the beans...

Vote Like a Mother: Stories from Across America

Pssssttttt… You. Yes, you. The mama who just finished seven loads of laundry, shepherded her kids through schoolwork and maybe even accomplished some “for money” work today. The one who has an unopened election ballot...
census

Census 2020: Fill Out Those Forms, Mamas!

Once per decade, we do our civic duty. We fill out our census forms. Census Day is April 1. I see that envelope sitting on your kitchen counter. I just opened mine and took...

Schools Closed? The Mega List of Sanity-Saving Ideas for Families

Schools are closed. Restaurants are closed. Libraries are closed. Stores are closed. Entertainment spots are closed. No play dates. No real dates. Just four walls and our families. I'm not going to sugar coat it,...
Family Road Trip - Winding Road

The Family Road Trip: Tips & Tricks

The family road trip. An American tradition. Pack everyone and everything into the station wagon, er, SUV and hit the open road. Sure, you could take a flight. But getting there is half the fun. Our...

The Level-Headed Moms’ Guide to Coronavirus

We are moms. As news of the novel coronavirus migrates from overseas reports to letters from our local school districts and doctors’ offices, moms join the frontline against germs. But we do not panic. Moms are...
Stop Watch

Show-Up Parenting: You Get Credit for 10 Minutes

It’s party day in your child’s classroom and you just-don’t-have-two-hours for that. You have laundry, dishes and maybe even a paid job. Pssssttttt…. What if I told you that you get credit for 10...