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A Black Mother’s Cry: An Essay by Sara Hood

A Black Mother’s Cry: An Essay by Sara Hood

Thank you to The Local Moms Network contributor Sara Hood for sharing this powerful and personal essay. Where do we go from here? What’s the solution? Why did it take this particular moment in time for everyone to wake up? Did the [COVID-19] pandemic and our lack of...

Managing Stress During the Holidays

Managing Stress During the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Or…is it? The truth is that many individuals have a difficult time during the holiday season.The fantasy of a cookie-cutter perfect holiday experience can be derailed by the pressures of family gatherings,...

Why We Love KIDBOX for Little Ones’ Clothes!

Why We Love KIDBOX for Little Ones’ Clothes!

If you’re like us, you had plenty of super cute clothes for your kids’ first few months. Seriously, our babies looked pretty much like mini models after leaving the hospital, with gorgeous gifts on constant rotation. But very quickly, you might have noticed that the...

New Car Seat Guidelines Based On Height & Weight

New Car Seat Guidelines Based On Height & Weight

The American Academy of Pediatrics is changing its guidelines for how long a child should remain in a rear-facing car seat.The organization now says children should ride rear-facing in a car seat until they reach the height or weight limit for...

How to Travel with Kids: A Guide

How to Travel with Kids: A Guide

Traveling with kids is just that—relocating with your children. In other words, it’s a trip, not a vacation. Once you realize that and accept that your time away will look a little different than it did pre-kids, what are some ways to ensure more fun and...

3 Steps to Getting Dinner on the Table—Fast

3 Steps to Getting Dinner on the Table—Fast

Debra Ponzek knows something about trying to get dinner on the table after a busy day. Not only is she a successful chef—she and her husband Greg own four popular Aux Délices cafes in Fairfield County, CT, as well as an in-demand catering business and...

Should I Call the Pediatrician?

Should I Call the Pediatrician?

By Erik Cohen | November 27, 2017   Call the Pediatrician? Easy-to-Follow Guidelines   Nothing is worse than when your easygoing baby starts to cry, spikes a fever and becomes irritable and uncomfortable, or when your child wanders into your bedroom in the...

Back to School Essentials

Back to School Essentials

Whether you are in search of a cool backpack, new lunchbox ideas or school supplies, we have you covered for Back to School.  Check out some of our recent favorite discoveries for this school season for your little ones (unicorns are a big theme,...

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