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Drowning Prevention

Drowning Prevention

  Pandemic or not, there are few bigger items on our list of “mom worries” than drowning. And with good reason – it’s the leading cause of accidental deaths in kids ages 1 to 4. But there are some really simple ways to keep your kids safer. We spoke to Adam...

Meet a Mom: Kate Messner

Meet a Mom: Kate Messner

A new book from Simon & Schuster, aimed at younger readers, focuses on one of the most famous faces of the fight against the pandemic—Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Author Kate Messner, who lives on Lake...

Britney Spears’ Oppressive Conservatorship Should Concern Us All

Britney Spears’ Oppressive Conservatorship Should Concern Us All

    Article by Marie T. Bucci   Pop icon Britney Spears made a big media splash last month when she went to court seeking to free herself from her legal conservatorship. It was in 2008, amid swirling headlines and several questionable decisions, that...

Giving Digitized: Giving Made Easy

Giving Digitized: Giving Made Easy

  During the pandemic, many of us who were used to volunteering may have had to pause these charitable activities, due to increased childcare needs, social distancing, shutdowns or other quarantine regulations. Volunteering not only benefits the organizations or...

Kids Summer Reading

Kids Summer Reading

This story was contributed by literary specialist and mom Rosemary D’Urso, aka the “Library Mom”. Go to librarymom.com for more of her expert picks, and follow her on Instagram @librarymombooks. While summer is an ideal time for children to relax, explore the...

Ledge Lounger Summer

Ledge Lounger Summer

  Summer is officially in full swing, and our newest partner, Ledge Lounger, wants to make sure your family has tons of fun this year!  Their products are all about making the most of your outdoor space, from stylish and classic outdoor furniture to in-pool...

How To Be An Ally To Your LGTBQ Child

How To Be An Ally To Your LGTBQ Child

June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month, and we wanted to share with our followers how we can best support kids everywhere, and be advocates for them. We asked Amit Paley, the CEO & Executive Director of The Trevor Project, a nationwide suicide prevention and crisis...

4th of July Recipe Roundup

4th of July Recipe Roundup

Need some ideas for your 4th of July menu? These options include something for everyone, from festive cocktails to savory sides. Hope everyone has a happy—and healthy—holiday this year.

Meet a Mom: Shez & Gloria

Meet a Mom: Shez & Gloria

This week we are chatting with the 2 founders of the cutest new baby boutique in town, Simply Baby Shop. You can find these ladies at local markets and online, read more to hear how they do it all!

Meet a Dad: Tim Masters

Meet a Dad: Tim Masters

When Tim Masters’ daughter Emily developed allergies and eczema as a baby, he and his wife Cindy set out to solve her issues through any means necessary. Tim had been in the mattress business since he was a teenager, eventually purchasing the business from his mentor...

A New Frose

A New Frose

Just in time for summer, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. If you love frosé, bookmark the list below for some fresh ideas, perfect for any summer soiree. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and then have some...

Meet a Dad: Shawn Sima

Meet a Dad: Shawn Sima

Last week was CPR and AED Awareness week, so we are featuring this dad making moves to educate high school students

The Baker Mama Hot Dog Flag Board

The Baker Mama Hot Dog Flag Board

We will be making this on repeat this summer! Click here for full instructions and make sure to follow @thebakermama for more cute food ideas!

Meet a Mom: Linda

Meet a Mom: Linda

This week we are meeting Linda, co-founder of Embrace Le Family and girl mom

Meet a Dad: Garfield Wilson

Meet a Dad: Garfield Wilson

This week’s Meet a Dad interview is with actor. Read on to learn about his career (including his upcoming Lorne Michaels project with Kristin Cheneweth and Fred Armisen), his parenting strategies for his three kids and more.

Meet a Mom: Shailza

Meet a Mom: Shailza

This week’s mom is bringing the LEWKS! Head to her IG to check out her stunning fashion and for some great Spring inspo!

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