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Project Sunshine: Bringing Joy to Sick Kids

Project Sunshine: Bringing Joy to Sick Kids

  Project Sunshine is an amazing organization that aims to bring joy and play to pediatric patients. The goal is not only to bring some light—some sunshine—to little ones going through scary times, but also to give caregivers a well-deserved break. We spoke to...

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Fall may have Pumpkin Spice, but this Spring, we're all about this Carrot Spice Snacking Cake. Thank you to our contributor, CatwithaK Cooks, for sharing this gluten, butter and oil-free healthy treat!       Carrot Spice Snacking Cake Yield: 1 8x8 inch square...

Recycled Rainbow Garland

Recycled Rainbow Garland

Thank you to Iowa City-Cedar Rapids Moms for sharing!   Saving egg cartons is a great idea because they are a perfect material for kids crafts. This idea from Iowa City-Cedar Rapids Moms is super fun!   Materials: Egg cartons; Foam board, cardboard, or any...

Cinnamon Roll Easter Bunnies

Cinnamon Roll Easter Bunnies

These Easter Bunny Cinnamon Rolls from Maegan, the talented mom behind The BakerMama, will do double duty as a fun holiday activity and a delicious Easter breakfast. And while you can certainly make your rolls from scratch, Maegan says store bought are perfectly...

Passover Recipe Roundup

Passover Recipe Roundup

    Need some inspiration for your Passover menu? We've rounded up a few recipes from some of our favorites. Below, find traditional dishes (brisket, matzo ball soup) and some new twists on classic flavors (vegetarian matzo lasagna...and Manischewitz Jello...

DIY Rainbow Art

DIY Rainbow Art

This piece was contributed by our DIY contributor Maria Provenzano and originally appeared on her site, From Scratch with Maria.   DIY RAINBOW ART   Materials: White paper, preferably card stock but any white paper will work. Paint, preferably in the colors of...

Gardening with Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages

Gardening with Kids: Fun Ideas for All Ages

  Spring is finally here, and we couldn’t be happier to be shaking off the winter doldrums and getting outside again. Since we’re planning on still spending more time at home this spring and summer, gardening is at the top of our list. We found a fantastic new...

Rainbow Cheesecake

Rainbow Cheesecake

We love this colorful cheesecake for St. Patrick's Day, an alternative to a birthday cake or any time you need to mix up a little cheer. It does need to chill overnight, so grab these ingredients below and click through for the full instructions from food blogger and...

Meet A Mom: Blessing Adesiyan of Mother Honestly

Meet A Mom: Blessing Adesiyan of Mother Honestly

This story was shared Katy Moms Network, one of the Texas sites of The Local Moms Network. This is a slightly edited version of the original.    Meet Blessing Adesiyan, Founder/CEO of Mother Honestly.      Blessing Adesiyan is the inspiring Founder & CEO...

Meet a Mom: Kaitlin Strobel of Sound Shore Moms

Meet a Mom: Kaitlin Strobel of Sound Shore Moms

  This week’s Meet a Mom is one of our own—Kaitlin Strobel, the mom of two behind Sound Shore Moms! She lives in Harrison, NY (a suburb of NYC) with her husband Billy, her daughter Penelope (“Penny”) who is 3.5, her son Stan, who is 1.5, and their mini...

How to Help Texas!

How to Help Texas!

    At The Local Moms Network, we’re moms committed to helping other moms. And right now in Texas, a lot of moms are dealing with unimaginably tough conditions due to the record-breaking snowfall—freezing temperatures, homes being destroyed and lack of food....

Valentine’s Dessert Board

Valentine’s Dessert Board

  We love this Valentine’s Day dessert board from our food contributor, CatwithaK Cooks, and think it will for a sweet activity and family-friendly snack. Not only is it colorful and festive, it’s easy to use it as a template and go with any ingredients you...

How to Keep Your 2021 Resolutions

How to Keep Your 2021 Resolutions

  Did you make resolutions this year? And if so, how it all that going? Researchers who have studied resolutions predict that most people will slip by January 19. If you’re in that faltering group,...

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