Annual “Backpacks to School” Initiative from The Sharing Shelf

Annual “Backpacks to School” Initiative from The Sharing Shelf

  Each summer, The Sharing Shelf organizes its “Backpacks to School” initiative to buy new backpacks and fill them with grade appropriate school supplies for low-income children in Westchester County. The program works with individuals and businesses County-wide...

Fox Pest Control: For A Happier Summer at Home

Fox Pest Control: For A Happier Summer at Home

We love, love summer, but hate the bugs that come along with it. That’s why we’re thrilled to partner with Fox Pest Control, who has been helping busy families enjoy their homes pest-free since 2012.  (For a free inspection and estimate, and even same day service,...

Arbor Day Kids’ Tree Art Competition and Exhibition

Arbor Day Kids’ Tree Art Competition and Exhibition

  The Mount Kisco Tree Preservation Board and Mount Kisco Conservation Advisory Council Invites students age 18 and under  to participate in our annual Arbor Day Kids’ Tree Art Competition and Exhibition: “My Favorite Trees” Create a painting or drawing, or write...

Fresh, Local, Organic Chinese Food from CHIGO Chinese Cuisine

Fresh, Local, Organic Chinese Food from CHIGO Chinese Cuisine

  CHIGO makes its mark on the regional take-out/delivery foodservice model, offering its popular fresh, local, and organic Chinese cuisine to over 20 towns throughout lower Westchester and Fairfield Counties, including Greenwich, Bedford, Rye, and Dobbs Ferry....

Why Are Black Moms More Likely to Die During Pregnancy & Childbirth?

Why Are Black Moms More Likely to Die During Pregnancy & Childbirth?

As moms, pregnancy and childbirth is a magical and also, complicated time. We look forward to meeting our child, but also want to be sure we’re making the best decisions, along with our healthcare provider,  to get them here as safely as possible. Black moms (as well...

Screenings Under the Stars – Drive-in at Kensico Dam Plaza

Screenings Under the Stars – Drive-in at Kensico Dam Plaza

  For the first time, the Playland parking lot will be transformed into a drive-in theater, presenting Aladdin (PG, 2019) on Friday, July 31 and Dolittle (PG, 2020) on Friday, August 7, allowing movie-goers to enjoy classic live-action, family-friendly films in a...

Lucy’s Story:Help A Family Save Their Daughter’s Life

Lucy’s Story:Help A Family Save Their Daughter’s Life

Lucy Van Doormaal was born on April 1st, 2020 at British Columbia Children’s Hospital in Vancouver, CA, joining older brother Sullivan, 3. But just a week later, parents Scott and Laura noticed something wasn’t right.  “Lucy was a natural thumb sucker, and within...

Chappaqua’s Summer Sidewalk Sale 

Chappaqua’s Summer Sidewalk Sale 

Chappaqua's Summer Sidewalk Sale is New Castle's decades-long tradition with shoppers visiting downtown Chappaqua from all across the region. Shoppers will enjoy sales and discounts, up to 75 percent from local merchants. Keeping safety in mind, masks will be required...

Save Money Fast on Prescriptions with Hippo

Save Money Fast on Prescriptions with Hippo

      As moms, we’re always looking to save money and time. That’s where our new partner, Hippo, comes in. It’s a free digital savings card that helps people save up to 97% on their prescription medications—just by using their app or website to instantly compare...

Your Ultimate Guide to Summer Camp 2020: Day Camp Edition!

Your Ultimate Guide to Summer Camp 2020: Day Camp Edition!

Believe it or not Summer will be here before you know it. It's time to start thinking about getting the kids registered for camp! The Westchester Camp Guide is here to help make the process quick and easy, with all the info you need in one place! Scroll down for...

The Wiggles to host a FREE Virtual Summer Camp

The Wiggles to host a FREE Virtual Summer Camp

The Wiggles have been busy helping parents keep their toddlers entertained during the ongoing pandemic. They’ve created several content appropriate videos and songs, and now in honor of Summer, The Wiggles are hosting a Virtual Summer Camp. Beginning the week of July...

The Montessori Mafia

The Montessori Mafia

Shouldn’t we be paying a great deal of attention to the educational method that produced, among others: Larry Page and Sergei Brin - inventors of Google, Jeff Bezos - founder of Amazon, Helen Keller - political activist, author, lecturer, and recipient of the...

Celebrate World Oceans Month with Your Kids

Celebrate World Oceans Month with Your Kids

  Guest post by Seven Seas Illustration  The ocean is a wonderful place to explore! Not only is it fun and fascinating, but learning about the ocean helps us to develop a care and concern for it as well. Did you know: The ocean covers 71%of our planet and amazing...

4th of July Game: Balloon Darts

4th of July Game: Balloon Darts

Looking for 4th of July fun? Try this DIY Dart Game from The Local Moms Network contributor, Maria Provenzano, Lifestyle + DIY Expert of Hallmark’s Home and Family and founder of From Scratch with Maria Provenzano. DIY Patriotic Dart Game SuppliesLarge foam...

Blueberry Pie Recipe from Art of the Pie

Blueberry Pie Recipe from Art of the Pie

  Anyone else baking up a storm this summer? We’re adding this festive dessert from Art of the Pie’s Kate McDermott to our 4th of July baking list. Her new book, Pie Camp: The Skills You Need to Make Any Pie You Want (Countryman Press) will be released October 6,...

Easy 4th of July Recipe Roundup

Easy 4th of July Recipe Roundup

Credit: Freut Cake[/caption] Need some ideas for your 4th of July menu? These options include something for everyone, from festive cocktails to savory sides. Hope everyone has a happy—and healthy—holiday this year. DrinksWatermelon Mojito from Barefoot ContessaBoozy...

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Meet the Mom Behind OYUN Luxury Loungewear

Meet the Mom Behind OYUN Luxury Loungewear

Interested in upgrading your “mom uniform” with super comfortable but incredibly stylish go-to pieces? We’re always looking for clothing that fits this bill, and that’s why we were thrilled to learn (and share) all about OYUN. Founded a year ago by fashion industry...

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