A Cupful is an online resource to inspire families
to enjoy life’s little and big moments.

We share the inside scoop on family life. From family travel tips to staying fit on the road to the latest openings and technology. We provide reviews of kid-friendly hotels, attractions, technology, and food. And because life should be celebrated we sprinkle in parties, crafts, and tips for family fun.


Mandy Carter

Web Designer, Social Media Manager & Speaker


After 12 years in corporate marketing and events, Mandy turned off of the corporate road to take the path of self-employment. She now owns a freelance Marketing Business and writes for several family publications in addition to writing here. When she’s not working or traveling, you will find her in the gym or testing out a new recipe in the kitchen.

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Josh Carter

Tech & Fitness Editor
Graphic Designer & Videographer

Josh is a professionally trained graphic designer and illustrator. In addition to his freelance design gigs, he works as an online production manager for a certified mailing company. When he’s not working or traveling, you will find him creating a new workout program or playing a round of first person shooter on the latest game.