Hello! Thank you for your interest in hiring us as a speaker for your event. We know it is a tough decision to make and we are thrilled that you are considering us. We would like for you to get a better understanding of who we are and the topics that we speak about. Hopefully this information will help make your decision.
About Melissa and Shelley
Prior to leaving their careers, Melissa taught Home Economics on the high school level for 11 years and holds a Masters Degree in Education. Melissa has been gluten-free since 2011 when she was diagnosed with Celiac disease.
Shelley has a Bachelor degree in Criminal Justice Cum Laud and a minor in Human Services. She was a member of the National Criminal Justice Society Zeta Pi Gamma. She spent 3 years as a substance abuse counselor educating people and giving them the tools to aid them in living a healthy lifestyle.
We are experienced teachers, authors, speakers, brand spokesperson and business consultants. We have traveled all over the country speaking on a variety of topics. You can read our Speaker Resume here. We are authors of the book, Savvy Saving Couponing Secrets from the Stockpiling Moms®, published in 2012.
We have worked as Brand Ambassadors, Pinterest Curators and Social Media Consultants for Smucker’s, Disney, Kenmore Udi’s Gluten Free, Good Cook, Johnsonville, OnStar, Ebates, Kraft Foods, Hungry Jack, Eggo Waffles, Sam’s Club, Way Better Snacks, Kleenex, Famous Footwear, EucerinUS and local Chick-fil-A Restaurants.
We have been featured on Fox 19 News, MSN Money, Seattle Times, Huff Post Live, Gluten Free Living Magazine, Lifetime Moms, Living Without Magazine, and named an All You Saving Stars. Melissa was a writer for Lifetime Moms.
How to save money without clipping coupons – What could you do with an extra $200 a month? Learn 10 simple strategies for saving money that will reduce your grocery budget.
Stockpiling 101 – What is a stockpile? Learn basic strategies of stockpiling and how to save thousands of dollars a year with these strategies including coupon basics.
Stockpiling for the Holidays™ – Have you started your Holiday shopping? We will share with you strategies on how to save from your gift giving budget. This class will also eliminate last minute shopping so you can enjoy the holiday season.
Monthly Menu Planning and Freezer Cooking – How would more time with our family and less time in the kitchen sound? We will share with you how to turn that dream into a reality. We will cover monthly menu planning and freezer cooking this this class which will save you time and money.
Saving Money Gluten Free – Did you know it costs 5 times as much to eat gluten free as traditional food? We will share strategies for how to save money gluten free and basic gluten free menu ideas.
It is OK to say NO – As busy wives, moms and more it is time to say no (thank you). This is an inspirational talk for “super moms” who sometimes need to realize it is ok to say NO. Inspired by this post.
Social Media 101 – Learn the basics of social media. We will share with you strategies to get started in Twitter, Pinterest and Facebook.
Blogging 101 – Would you like to start a blog? We will share strategies on how to get started and tips for success.
Pinterest 101 – Are you unsure of how to get the most out of Pinterest? We will share strategies on how to take your pinning to the next level.
Email at pr@stockpilingmoms(dot)com for more information, rates and availability.