Marisa Svalstedt

Mother to a beautiful daughter and one fluffy cat, wife, clean freak, excessive drinker of coffee.


Marisa Svalstedt is a stay-at-home mom living in her hometown of Bethel, Connecticut, with her husband, and their daughter. She has her MA in English literature from Western Connecticut State University where she’s also taught as an adjunct professor. She enjoys photography, writing, singing, crocheting, and making every day with her daughter a new adventure.


Bethel, Connecticut


One daughter

Fun Facts

  • One thing I wish I knew before having kids:

    That I’d never be alone in the bathroom again.

  • Before I had kids, I swore I’d never …

    Wipe dirt off my child’s face with my own spit.

  • The one piece of advice I’d give to a new parent:

    Remember the beautiful moments always outweigh the frustrating ones.

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