It's time to plant the seeds of something big.

At Acorn Mom, we help mothers and caregivers unlock their entrepreneurial potential.  

Are you ready to grow?

Each human being is bred with a unique set of potentials that yearn to be fulfilled as surely as the acorn yearns to become the oak within it. – Aristotle

Here's the deal...

We're going to help you grow.

We know that pivoting your life to become a entrepreneur might sound scary. All the journeys worth taking in life sound a little scary at first. We're here to help guide you and support you as you take the steps toward the life you've been longing for.

Because we've been there.

We're moms. We have successful businesses.
And we are not super heroes. Seriously.
This journey isn't one of perfection, but progress. And we're here to help you make it.

And the time is now.

For about 4000 weeks in the immense history of our planet, you will exist. You have one life to live. It's time to stop waiting for the right time, the easier time, the "someday" time and take action on your dreams.

It doesn't matter if you have a nursling or a middle schooler, if you have a full-time career or you're unemployed:
now is the best time to start growing.

Nice to Meet You.

Julia Nardelli Gross

Acorn Mom
Julia is a mom to two energetic school-aged children and the founder of Acorn Mom. Before establishing Acorn Mom, Julia was an e-commerce entrepreneur, a online communications professional, and a lawyer. Julia is also an active volunteer with PTA and the Girl Scouts of Western Washington. In her downtime, Julia enjoys reading, strong tea, getting her butt kicked at Monopoly Junior, Speyside scotch, vegetable gardening, black licorice, and long walks with her dog, Clementine.

Cyndi Thomason

Author, Motherhood, Apple Pie, and all that Happy Horseshit
Cyndi is a mom and author of Profit First for Ecommerce Sellers and Motherhood, Apple Pie and all that Happy Horseshit.  She is also a speaker and thought leader in areas of ecommerce accounting and Mom Entrepreneurship. Cyndi is the founder of bookskeep which provides accounting and Profit First advisory services to hundreds of ecommerce businesses around the world.  When not helping businesses owners or her team, Cyndi can be found in her garden.

Acorn Mom Mission

Entrepreneurship changes lives, for the business owner and their family. At Acorn Mom, we empower moms and caregivers unlock their entrepreneurial potential to create a business that serves their family and their community.

At Acorn Mom,

  • We offer tools, resources, and a community to equip you for every step of your entrepreneurial journey.
  • We use compassionate empathy to help each other learn and solve problems.
  • Family and health come first, always.
  • You are welcome: the "mom" is Acorn Mom is 100% inclusive. If you feel you can learn and contribute here, then you are in the right place.

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