About Nicole Dash

Nicole Dash is a writer, blogger and business owner who lives in the suburbs outside Washington, DC with her husband and four children. She started her career as a journalist and copy editor. She also managed public relations and corporate communications for a national franchise company, but in 2009 started a home-based daycare. Nicole has enjoyed success as a small business owner and is a leader within the child care community in Northern Virginia. In 2012, she began her heartfelt blog, Tiny Steps Mommy, where she writes about family, life, parenting and caring for children. She is an active member of the Washington, DC blogger community and is listed on the blogroll of more that 20 local blogs. Nicole is also a Huffington Post Blog Contributor and writes for The DC Moms. She is extremely social and loves connecting on Facebook and Twitter.

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Here are my most recent posts

Discovering the Bonds of a Brother-Sister Relationship

Brother-sister relationship

When I found out I was pregnant with my third child only six months after giving birth to my second I cried. I was happy, yet terrified. I cried again when I found out I was having a daughter after two sons.  I doubted whether I would know what to do. Whether I could be […]

Start-Up Story: The Inspirational Creation of 9Months

Carrie Marvin of 9Months Love

I believe that sometimes people are placed in your life at exactly the right moment. I don’t want to jump into a spiritual sermon, but this is how it felt from the first conversation with Carrie Marvin, owner of 9Months. Carrie went to high school with my husband and we have friends in common, but our […]

Journey of a Girl Scout

mother and daughter girl scouts

On Saturday, I begrudgingly got dressed, pulled on the ugliest waterproof boots I own and prepared myself for a day of what I just knew was going to be misery. It was my daughter’s Girl Scouts Outdoor Skills Day and I had volunteered to tag along as one of the parent chaperons. When I volunteered […]

What I Wore: The Green Coat with Cobalt Blue Bag – #RealMomStyle

Real Mom Style

For a few weeks now, my good friend Maria José Ovalle of Very Busy Mama has been urging me to participate in her weekly #RealMomStyle feature. My hesitation has been that fashion is one of those areas I usually only admire from a distance. I love beautiful things, but I’m not always the best at putting […]

Reader Spotlight: Turning The Tables

Nicole Dash author of Tiny Steps Mommy a Washington DC Mom Blog

<<< Click here to read previous Reader Spotlights Okay, I promised that I would turn the tables on myself and here you go! I have answered my own questions and tried to share my challenges, my passion and my inspiration! If you want to learn more about me, you can read a post I wrote […]

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