Haley Strebler

Haley was born and raised in small town Kansas. She moved to St. Louis after graduating from the University of Kansas to attend graduate school at Lindenwood. Her 2 year plan to live in St. Louis turned in 12 when she met her husband. They were married on home plate at Busch Stadium in 2015 and are parents to two girls, Presley (4) and Piper (7 months), Haley stared her career as a Certified Athletic Trainer working at high schools all throughout St. Louis. After returning to nursing school she was a Trauma ICU nurse for 5 years before taking on her current role as the Injury Prevention and Outreach Coordinator at a Level 1 Trauma Center. Outside of work Haley blogs about local food and businesses as part of the Yelp Elite Squad, volunteers for Make-A-Wish MoKan, and loves strength training and self care. Haley considers herself a “wrangler of tiny females”. She loves raising a strong willed preschooler who both challenges and amazes her. Haley loves living in St. Louis and feels it has so much to offer to inspire children and foster creativity. You can follow her at @mamastrebs.
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Local Holiday Date Night Ideas

This Holiday Date Night post from December, 2022 was so popular, we updated it and are sharing it again!     Holidays are meant for fun, family, and spending time together. As moms, we exhaust ourselves spending...

Resources for the Safety-Conscious Parent in St. Louis

It’s National Disaster Preparedness Month, and while you might not be prepping for a disaster, moms are always prepping their environments to keep their children safe. Prepping should also include learning the skills you...

World Drowning Prevention Day

July 25 is World Drowning Prevention Day. If you are the parent of a nervous swimmer like me, summer camp time can be especially stressful. You want your child to have fun in the water,...

Eating Through the STL Top 100 – 2023 Edition

If you read my blog post around this time last year, you’ll know that I wait in anticipation for the STL Top 100 to be released by Ian Froeb. My “starting number” is much...
a baby chewing on a cord plugged into a wall

New Year Essentials: Time for a Home Safety Check!

When is the last time you did a home safety check?   As we’re ringing in the New Year and brainstorming resolutions, goals, and intentions, it’s important that one of those items is completing a new...
a husband and wife take a trip together as they stand in front of a snowy mountain by a river

It’s Okay to Take the Trip and Focus on Your Marriage

Nourish your relationship and take the trip!     Taking a child-free vacation can be anxiety-inducing, especially when your children are young. It’s hard to plan to leave them for any amount of time (sometimes even overnight)...
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National Preparedness Month: Is Your Family Ready?

September is National Preparedness Month which is a time to raise awareness for family disaster planning to ensure every household is ready in case of emergency. The two parts of disaster prepping are making...
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Diversifying Your Spending and Experiences in St. Louis

If you’ve read any of my recent blog posts, you’ll know I am a huge supporter of local St. Louis businesses! Not only do I make it a priority to shop locally, but I...

Eating through the STL Top 100 Restaurants – Date Night Edition!

If you read my blog post last month, then hopefully, you’re already working through the family-friendly version of the STL Top 100 Restaurants by Ian Froeb.   With summer comes a lot of family time...

Eating through the STL Top 100 Restaurants :: Family Friendly Edition!

Summer bucket list idea: Visit the STL Top 100 Restaurants with your family!   I feel very fortunate that St. Louis has so many fantastic restaurants. Each year I anxiously await Ian Froeb’s STL 100 restaurant...