10 Ways to Help During the Coronavirus Crisis

10 Ways to Help During the Coronavirus Crisis

Worrying comes with being a mom. And now with coronavirus, well, it can be tough not to let anxiety consume you, especially after you’ve put on a brave face for your kids all day. It can even feel impossible wrap your head around what to focus that concern on—elderly...

Anxiety & School Closures: How to Help Kids

Anxiety & School Closures: How to Help Kids

  Recently, we spoke to The Local Moms Network contributor Caitlyn Dunn, LCSW, about how to speak to kids about coronavirus. In the few weeks since then, many schools across the country have closed—some with little notice. Parents may be wondering not only how to...

Easy Pantry Recipes To Try!

Easy Pantry Recipes To Try!

As we spend more time at home doing our part to slow the spread of coronavirus, many of us are cooking regularly—for stress relief, because restaurants may be closing, and because, well, we’re home. But once our stock of fresh fruits and veggies dwindles, that doesn’t...

Better Sex After Kids: 5 Things To Try Tonight!

Better Sex After Kids: 5 Things To Try Tonight!

    Having kids is a lot of things—fun, fulfilling...even life-affirming. But it’s also exhausting, time-consuming...and brutal on your body. For all of these reasons, it can make sex feel like one more check mark on an already overloaded mental and physical...

St. Patrick’s Day Craft and Recipe Ideas for Kids!

St. Patrick’s Day Craft and Recipe Ideas for Kids!

This story was provided by contributor From Scratch with Maria Provenzano. Ready to go green on March 17th? I've got all the fun crafts, DIY’s, and recipe ideas that'll make your kids want to celebrate! St. Patrick’s Day is a fun way to talk about Ireland's heritage...

Women’s History Month Giveaway!

Women’s History Month Giveaway!

We’re partnering with Berkley Books to celebrate Women’s History Month with these amazing stories about women told by women. We have historical fiction books from the first female doctors in 1890s New York; to a future that could be ours about women losing their right...

Quick Dinner Idea: Baked Potato Bar!

Quick Dinner Idea: Baked Potato Bar!

We’re always looking for weeknight dinner ideas that appeal to everyone in our families, from husbands to big kids to toddlers and even babies. That’s why this super simple but completely customizable Baked Potato Bar from The Baker Mama—a Dallas, TX-based mom of...

4 Signs You’re Done Having Kids

4 Signs You’re Done Having Kids

Along with the decision to have a child, the decision to stop having kids is one of the biggest a couple can make. And like all important choices, it’s not always clear cut. “I think it is more difficult for some couples because of expectations or previous plans, as...

Coronavirus: How to Protect Your Family

Coronavirus: How to Protect Your Family

  Coronavirus. We’ve all been hearing a lot about it—and seeing some pretty dramatic images and stats in the news—but what exactly is it, and how concerned should we be? By definition, a coronavirus is common virus that causes relatively harmless cold...

Olive Oil Yogurt Cake Recipe!

Olive Oil Yogurt Cake Recipe!

This versatile brunch recipe is elegant enough to serve guests, but easy enough to make on a Sunday morning with the kids, to pair with coffee all week long. "When I lived in France my host family taught me how to make this insanely delicious and easy Olive Oil Yogurt...

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