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Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love!

This Mother’s Day, we’re sharing some gift picks for all the amazing moms we know. Purchase them for any deserving mom in your life—yourself included. Happy Mother’s Day from all the moms here at The Local Moms Network!     A Table in Paris by John Donohue...

Rainy Day Activity: DIY Soap Molds

  This rainy day activity from our contributor Maria Provenzano is our favorite type of DIY—it’s easy enough to do with kids, but the result is cute enough to give as a gift. You can customize the shapes for any holiday or interest by simply using different...

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...

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

  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...

COVID-19 Vaccine: Grandparent Visits, Travel & More

Now that COVID-19 vaccines are being rolled out natinwide,  we’re starting to wonder what this means for our families and routines. How will the vaccines change visits with grandparents, who have been prioritized for immunization? And is spring break/summer travel now...

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