Alma Klein

Member of the Chicago Parent Blog Network

Alma Klein has been blogging at MarketingMommy.net since 2006. She works full-time as a creative director at a shopper marketing agency in Chicago and lives in the practically-perfect village of Oak Park with her husband Josh and elementary school-aged daughters. When she's not working, Alma enjoys eating out, checking out interesting places in and around Chicagoland and roller skating with Derby Lite.


 

Past articles

Patience is the key to buying second-hand furniture in Chicago

Alma had been searching for five months for the perfect second-hand couch. Her patience (and a keen eye) finally paid off.  Read...

 

Chicago mom: How I cope with winter

This winter has been unrelenting. Like many of you probably have, Alma has found a few coping strategies to get her through the next six weeks. Read...

 

Chicago mom finally feels at home in her forever home

It's been an almost year-long process but the Klein family finally settled into their forever home...just in time for the new year.  Read...

 

Mary Poppins strikes right chord with Chicago mom

Alma Klein loves exposing her daughter's to Chicago's musical theater scene. The trio headed to Lincolnshire to discover Mary Poppins. Read...

 

Chicago mom relishes in me-time

When the kids and husband are away, this mama will play. Alma Klein enjoys some much needed me-time when her family takes a short vacation. Read...

 

Oak Park mom is living a lie while her house is for sale

Home buyers want their dream home, not a "real" home with fingerprints on the granite countertops, at least that's the home-buying advice Alma Klein is trying to follow. Read...

 

Summer schooled: How a Chicago mom used the break to teach her kids independence

Alma Klein found a way to combine fun, summer activities with lessons in independence, so that by the time school began, her daughter was prepared.  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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