Scarlett Ballantyne


Scarlett Ballantyne is a freelance writer, makeup artist, designer, and business owner. Married with children, she is an active dance-mom of two teenage girls. She writes a blog, That Mom Hustle, dedicated to inspiring moms that balance parenthood with earning a part-time income side hustling. Scarlett’s musings on parenting have been published on Scary Mommy, and the Huffington Post Canada. You can also catch her sharing musings, parenting funnies and photography on Twitter and Facebook, or on Instagram @beautigurlz

What to Do About Disappointed Kids at Christmas

By Scarlett Ballantyne / December 4, 2022

It can be so disheartening for stressed-out parents trying to give everyone a joyful holiday. So here’s what to do about disappointed kids at Christmas…

What to Do with all Your Kids' Art - SavvyMom

What to Do with All the Kids’ Art

By Scarlett Ballantyne / June 17, 2021

It’s that time of year when our kids come home every day after school with a backpack full of crafts and artwork. Here’s what to do with all your kids’ art.