Autumn Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

Autumn Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

This Autumn Carrot & Sweet Potato Soup combines classic fall ingredients in a savory and sweet, healthy meal. Former chef and mom of two, Jennifer Segal, is the blogger behind Once Upon A Chef and author of a book, also called Once Upon a Chef, full of...

Anxiety, Kids & Teens: Signs to Know

Anxiety, Kids & Teens: Signs to Know

This original story was provided by The Local Moms Network contributor Caitlyn Dunn, LCSW. For more advice on anxiety and related topics, go to https://www.caitlyndunncounseling.com. Anxiety, the "bully of the brain," at its root is the fear of being out of control....

Meet a Mom: Joy Bauer

Meet a Mom: Joy Bauer

Joy Bauer, MS, RDN, is best known as the energetic and motivating resident nutritionist and health expert on NBC’s Today Show. This accomplishment, however, is only one item on her very full resume. Joy is also a columnist for Woman’s Day magazine, the New York City...

Meet a Mom: Casey Georgeson of SAINT JANE

Meet a Mom: Casey Georgeson of SAINT JANE

When Casey Georgeson founded SAINT JANE, which launched in January 2019, she had a similar goal to The Local Moms Network—helping other women. “SAINT JANE aspires to help women become their best through thoughtfully sourced, performance-driven formulations,” says the California-based mom of three girls.

Oh My Gourd! Pumpkin Patches Galore

Oh My Gourd! Pumpkin Patches Galore

 Pumpkin Patches make me nostalgic… maybe its the smell of the haystacks, crisp air or the vibrant colors… most likely a combination of those and much more. Texans know how to throw a party and put on a festival and our pumpkin patches are no exception....

Simple Weeknight Shrimp Pad Thai Recipe!

Simple Weeknight Shrimp Pad Thai Recipe!

 Cultural Care is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and to help mark the occasion the au pair agency has collected delicious recipes from around the world! Pad Thai is a surefire favorite for the whole family. Shrimp Pad ThaiAs popular on the streets of...

5 Podcasts Mompreneurs will Love

5 Podcasts Mompreneurs will Love

Anyone else just love podcasts? As members of The Local Moms Network, we’re constantly running between different roles—mom, entrepreneur, wife, etc. While fitting in reading time can be tough, a podcast can be a great way to fit some motivation into our...

Meet a Mom: Gorjana Reidel

Meet a Mom: Gorjana Reidel

Gorjana Reidel and her husband launched Gorjana in 2004, in Laguna Beach, California. They hustled from trade show to trade show and literally made jewelry on their apartment floor. Fast forward 15 years later and gorjana can be found in over 1,000 retailers...

Sunday Night Meal Prep Tips

Sunday Night Meal Prep Tips

As we start to head back into the school season, parents can use all the help they can get during this busy time. Megan Sullivan, the co-founder of The Local Mom's Network, has some helpful tips for parents and caregivers that she recently shared with...

Easy After-School Snack Ideas!

Easy After-School Snack Ideas!

Megan Sullivan, co-founder of The Local Moms Network recently returned to Fox61 to share her family's favorite easy snacks. Here are two they love: Homemade Party Mixes “These are perfect for bringing in the car, throughout the house, etc. My kids are...

Baby #3: How I’m Preparing My Kids

Baby #3: How I’m Preparing My 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...

Easy Dinner Hack: Sheet-Pan Recipes

Easy Dinner Hack: Sheet-Pan Recipes

  This story is adapted from Fannetastic Food’s guide to Sheet Pan Dinners. Sheet pan dinner recipes are a busy parent’s best friend. Aside from ordering in or heating up a frozen meal (and we’re not knocking those pinch-hitting strategies!), it’s the...

Austin Area Photographers Guide

Austin Area Photographers Guide

Living in this beautiful city has allowed me to meet so many people and when we first moved to Austin I was on the hunt for an amazing photographer to capture our new journey. Austin has so many great photographers and I have to admit that it was a bit...

My favorite Spots for Fall Family Photos

My favorite Spots for Fall Family Photos

Fall is my favorite season for so many reasons. The changing of the leaves, the cooler weather, football season and my most favorite is all of Fall Family Photos. Every year I drag my poor husband to a different location and he “willingly” smiles for the camera. After...

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