Instagram might be a known haven for young backpackers and chic fashionistas, but it’s also a place for moms to shine. While some mamas will use the platform strictly to document their kidventures, others use it to boost their business. Self-employment is a great avenue for moms, who often want to stay close to home to help care for their kids. The moms on this list are slaying at entrepreneurship, so if you’re looking for some inspo, you’ll definitely find it in these mom boss Instagram accounts.
1. @ohjoy: Joy Cho is one of those people who just so happens to have been given exactly the right name at birth. Her entire Instagram simply exudes joy. It’s bright, colorful, and happy, and instantly puts you in a good mood. Joy is the founder and creative director of Oh Joy!, a graphic design studio and brand that specializes in home decor, baby apparel, travel accessories, and more. Her nursery line is even sold at Target, so she’s basically reached Peak Mom Boss status. And yes, her kids are also totally adorable.
2. @miaray: Self-professed mompreneur Mia Ray has been making it happen for quite a while. She’s a hard-working fashion blogger who started her own label, Glam-Aholic, which features shirts, hats, bags, and a line of luxury extensions called Same Girl Different Hair. Like any mom, she posts the occasional brag about her babies, but she’s mostly all about showing off her impeccable style and personality.
3. @lorrainecladish: Lorraine Cladish has the kind of smile and glowing persona that make you want to keep reading. This Latina mom boss is a bilingual writer, published author, and super inspiring yogini — and she founded a community for the 50+ crowd called @VivaFifty. Cladish’s Insta account emanates the kind of positivity we all need in our daily life.
4. @laurasfuentes: You can’t resist someone who calls themselves the MacGyver of Coffee, right? Seriously though, Laura Fuentes gives us some serious mom envy, as she’s built a successful business through her own mothering experience. As the CEO of @momables, she sells cookbooks and meal plans for other busy moms looking to incorporate healthier meals for the whole family. Fuentes also has a YouTube channel with over 30k subscribers, with videos covering everything from picky-eater advice to lunch-packing tips, complete with cameos from her kids.
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