A New Sibling is on the Way: How to Prepare your Kids

 The Local Moms Network is growing, with several of our moms—including Stamford Moms, Hyde Park Moms and Mendham Moms—adding to their families. This week, Melissa DeSanti of Mendham Moms shared how she’s preparing her older children Georgia (3.5) and...

My BRCA Story: Chicago North Shore Mom Shares Her Journey

 As Chicago North Shore Moms, part of The Local Moms Network, celebrates its one year anniversary, we spoke with the woman behind it, Ellie Ander, about her personal breast cancer story. Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Ellie, a mom of three, shares...

If I Don’t Make It, I Love You: An Important New Book on School Shootings

 Gun violence is one of the issues we as moms worry about, talk about, and think about more than we would like. And, unfortunately, it’s with good reason—2019 is on track to be one of the worst years, in terms of mass shootings, in history. This includes...

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A New Sibling is on the Way: How to Prepare your Kids

A New Sibling is on the Way: How to Prepare your Kids

 The Local Moms Network is growing, with several of our moms—including Stamford Moms, Hyde Park Moms and Mendham Moms—adding to their families. This week, Melissa DeSanti of Mendham Moms shared how she’s preparing her older children Georgia (3.5) and...

My BRCA Story: Chicago North Shore Mom Shares Her Journey

My BRCA Story: Chicago North Shore Mom Shares Her Journey

 As Chicago North Shore Moms, part of The Local Moms Network, celebrates its one year anniversary, we spoke with the woman behind it, Ellie Ander, about her personal breast cancer story. Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Ellie, a mom of three, shares how...

Richmond Pumpkin Patches

Richmond Pumpkin Patches

 There are so many great places in Richmond to not only pick the perfect pumpkin, but also enjoy many other fun fall activites! The list below details all farms within about an hour of downtown Richmond, roughly in order of distance from center or Richmond...

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  • October 21, 2019Richmond Restaurant Week
  • October 24, 2019 5:00 pmThe Hardywood Richmond Food Truck Court
  • October 25, 2019 5:00 pmFriday Art & Wine @ VMFA
  • October 25, 2019 6:00 pmGarden Glow at Maymont
  • October 26, 2019 9:00 amCentral VA Celtic Festival and Highland Games @ Richmond Raceway
  • October 26, 2019 9:00 amToddler Time at Launch Richmond
  • October 26, 2019 11:00 amSturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation
  • October 26, 2019 11:00 amOktoberfest @ Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
  • October 26, 2019 1:00 pm15th Annual Richmond Zombie Walk
  • October 26, 2019 6:00 pmGarden Glow at Maymont
  • October 27, 2019 9:00 amCentral VA Celtic Festival and Highland Games @ Richmond Raceway
  • October 27, 2019 10:00 amThe Last Hoorah! @ Hanover Vegetable Farm
  • October 27, 2019 11:00 amSturgeon and Snapping Turtle Presentation
  • October 27, 2019 11:00 amHarvest Stew & Stout Festival
  • October 27, 2019 1:30 pmStorytime! at Libbie Mill Library (all ages)
  • October 27, 2019 2:00 pmBobcat Presentation (Free!)
  • October 27, 2019 2:00 pmStorytime! at Fairfield Library (Music & Movement)
  • October 27, 2019 4:00 pmRVA Bachata Sunday
  • October 27, 2019 6:00 pmGarden Glow at Maymont
  • October 28, 2019 9:30 amStorytime! at Libbie Mill Library (Preschool, 3 - 5 years)
  • October 28, 2019 10:00 amStorytime! at Tuckahoe Library (Toddler, 24 - 36 months)
  • October 28, 2019 10:15 amStorytime! at Glen Allen Library (Sensory, all ages)
  • October 28, 2019 10:30 amStorytime! at Twin Hickory Library Library (Mother Goose, 6 - 24 months)
  • October 28, 2019 10:30 amStorytime! at North Park Library (Toddler, 24 - 36 months)
  • October 28, 2019 10:30 amStorytime! at Libbie Mill Library (Toddler, 24 - 36 months)
  • October 28, 2019 11:00 amStorytime! at Fairfield Library (Preschool, ages 3 - 5 years)
  • October 28, 2019 11:00 amStorytime! at Tuckahoe Library (Preschool, 3 - 5 years)
  • October 28, 2019 3:30 pmRock 'n' Read at Gayton Library (all ages)
  • October 28, 2019 6:00 pmGarden Glow at Maymont
  • October 29, 2019 9:30 amStorytime! at Tuckahoe Library (Lapsit Lambs, infants and pre-walkers)
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My BRCA Story: Chicago North Shore Mom Shares Her Journey

My BRCA Story: Chicago North Shore Mom Shares Her Journey

 As Chicago North Shore Moms, part of The Local Moms Network, celebrates its one year anniversary, we spoke with the woman behind it, Ellie Ander, about her personal breast cancer story. Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Ellie, a mom of three, shares how...

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