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2022 Virtual Activities Guide

2022 Virtual Activities Guide

When it comes to educational opportunities for our children, flexibility is key! Virtual Learning can be highly adaptable and often a more efficient way to meet students where they are academically, emotionally, and socially. Kids can learn on their own schedule, and...

Best Outdoor Toys for Summer!

Best Outdoor Toys for Summer!

Summer is here and if you’re looking to upgrade your backyard fun, we have you covered! In our roundup of Best Outdoor Toys of Summer, we look beyond the usual swing set and share toys that will keep your kids outside and off screens for hours—and make your backyard...

The Teen Suicide Epidemic: Know the Signs – And How to Help

The Teen Suicide Epidemic: Know the Signs – And How to Help

  Across the country, teen suicide rates are soaring. In 2021, the CDC has reported that ER visits due to suspected suicide attempts are up over 50 percent in girls. Before the pandemic, depression and anxiety was already at all-time highs, and the isolation of...

Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria

Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria

Cheers to Summer! We love a good Sangria in the warmer weather, and depending on the setting or food pairing, have served it in white, red or rose varieties. This Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria from The BakerMama is not only refreshing, but decorated with a patriotic,...

Sustainable Looks We’re Loving!

Sustainable Looks We’re Loving!

More Moms are gravitating towards sustainable clothes for ourselves and our kids, and for good reason. If you buy well-made, sustainable clothing, you can limit your family’s impact on the planet, while saving time and money because the clothes will be worn longer...

Berry Caprese Salad!

Berry Caprese Salad!

  Summer is synonymous with salad, and now salad is synonymous with Kathleen Ashmore, Tik Tok Star and Local Moms Network Food Contributor. Her “Hungry Lady Salad” series is turning even salad skeptics into believers, and this Berry Caprese Salad is her latest...

How to Talk to Kids About The Uvalde, Texas School Shooting

How to Talk to Kids About The Uvalde, Texas School Shooting

The Uvalde, TX school shooting is so many things—tragic, senseless, terrifying. It has also been described as unimaginable, but unfortunately, it is not. And whether our kids are old enough to remember Sandy Hook, Parkland or Columbine, many of them are asking...

5 Tips for the Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Party!

5 Tips for the Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Party!

  Cheers to Spring—and what better way to kick off the season than with a killer Cinco de Mayo fiesta? We recently threw together a soirée with a little help from 21Seeds, a female-founded infused tequila brand we love, and our talented friends at Habitual...

Meet the Mom Behind NicoleHD Jewelry!

Meet the Mom Behind NicoleHD Jewelry!

We’re so excited to introduce Nicole Hendelman-Dersovitz, a mompreneur and the founder of NicoleHD Jewelry. Nicole has been in the jewelry industry her entire life and over the past 3 decades, she’s become an icon, shaking-up the fine jewelry industry by creating a...

Air Fried Artichoke Salad with Lemon Parmesan Dressing!

Air Fried Artichoke Salad with Lemon Parmesan Dressing!

This special salad is perfect for Mother’s Day or any Spring gathering. “It’s a new way to use canned artichokes, a convenient and affordable ingredient, and it’s packed with flavor and fiber to keep you satisfied,” says Kathleen Ashmore, Tik Tok Star and Food...

Mother’s Day with WECO

Mother’s Day with WECO

  We’re so excited to share Mother’s Day brunch from WECO Hospitality. Their meal delivery service is a life (and time) saver for families with small kiddos. WECO just launched their Mother’s Day menu and it’s perfect for celebrating with a fancy-schmancy brunch...

Easter Peep Rice Krispies

Easter Peep Rice Krispies

This story originally published on Sound Shore Moms.    What You’ll Need: Cooking spray 2 packages each of yellow, blue and pink peeps or peep bunnies 1 box of Rice Krispies 1 stick of butter Sprinkles Directions: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a baking...

Top 10 Family Vacation Ideas for 2022

Top 10 Family Vacation Ideas for 2022

Kenya Top 10 Family Vacations Ideas for 2022! Traveling as a family is one of the most fun and enriching things you can do with your children. From beach vacations to cultural journeys to rustic adventures, there are so many wonderful options for every interest and...

Spring Lemon Yogurt Cake

Spring Lemon Yogurt Cake

This Lemon Yogurt Cake from The Local Moms Network Contributor Kathleen “Kat” Ashmore just feels like Spring to us! Perfect for Easter or any Spring soiree, it can be made gluten-free and topped with either a lemon glaze or more decadent buttercream, depending on the...

Meet the Founder of Ollie Gray Maternity

Meet the Founder of Ollie Gray Maternity

Some of our all-time favorite female-founded brands were launched by new moms who needed a product or service that just didn’t exist—so they created it themselves.  Ollie Gray is a great example of that. This innovative maternity line was founded by Kate Rech, an...

Tuesday Tips: Pantry Must-Have & Organization

Tuesday Tips: Pantry Must-Have & Organization

Kathleen Ashmore is a social media star, with 1.7 million followers on TikTok alone. Every day, Kathleen (aka Kat) shares recipes and secrets from her chef days. So what does a TikTok chef, and busy mom, keep in her pantry—and more importantly, how does she keep it...

Meet Vanessa

Meet Vanessa

Meet Vanessa! Originally from Minnesota (just outside of Minneapolis) but she has been in Boston for 12 years now, and still has the cute accent! Vanessa has two kids, Fiona (4.5) and James (2 next month). She currently lives in the South End of Boston but her husband...

A Snack Board Full of Luck

A Snack Board Full of Luck

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We love a good snack board, and one that’s cute enough for a party and gets our kids to eat more veggies? That’s like finding a pot of gold. The BakerMama’s Leprechaun Snack Board is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. It’s full of healthy veggies,...

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