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How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

Are your kids going to sleepaway camp this summer? As you pack those bags, both parents and kids may be feeling a little nervous—and that’s totally normal. We asked Renee Flax, Director of Camper Placement for the American Camp Association, NY and NJ, for her best advice on preparing kids for camp—from emotional prep to packing tips.

Adapting to the ‘New’ New Normal

As restrictions start to loosen as parents (either one or both) head back to work, this can lead to changing marital and family dynamics, anxiety and more. Read about what psychotherapist and relationship expert, Dori Gatter has to say.

Rainy Day Activities to Keep Kids Busy

We’re giving new meaning to “save it for a rainy day.” Check out these fun activities designed to keep kids busy!

Basil Chicken Over Fresh Greens and Asparagus

This recipe is perfect for summer dining on the deck and will satisfy even picky eaters!

From Our Blog

The Perfect Summer Drink – Pineapple, Lime, and Mint Sparkler

The Perfect Summer Drink – Pineapple, Lime, and Mint Sparkler

Thank you to The Local Moms Network contributor Maria Provenzano of From Scratch with Maria for sharing this delicious recipe! It's really the perfect summer sip—refreshing, special, and able to be prepped ahead of time. Make a batch of the mint simple syrup on Sunday...

How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

Are your kids going to sleepaway camp this summer? As you pack those bags, both parents and kids may be feeling a little nervous—and that’s totally normal. We asked Renee Flax, Director of Camper Placement for the American Camp Association, NY and NJ, for her best advice on preparing kids for camp—from emotional prep to packing tips.

Meet the Moms Behind Newport Mesa Moms!

Meet the Moms Behind Newport Mesa Moms!

This week’s Meet a Mom interview is with two of our own – Kristin Hoang and Michelle Hyman of Newport Mesa Moms! These two team up to cover this beautiful that incorporates Newport, Mesa and Huntington Beach, CA.  Both live on the border of Costa Mesa & Newport...

Father’s Day Book Finds!

Father’s Day Book Finds!

  This story was contributed by literary specialist and mom Rosemary D’Urso, aka the “Library Mom”. Go to librarymom.com for more of her expert picks, and follow her on Instagram @librarymombooks.   Finding that perfect gift for Father’s Day can be tricky,...

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  • June 23, 2021 1:00 pmNew Mosaics Exhibition at The Hive
  • June 24, 2021 1:00 pmNew Mosaics Exhibition at The Hive
  • June 24, 2021 6:00 pmVirtual Pajama Storytime
  • June 24, 2021 6:00 pmWildflower Center: Nature Nights
  • June 25, 2021 10:30 amDiscovery Time
  • June 25, 2021 1:00 pmNew Mosaics Exhibition at The Hive
  • June 25, 2021 6:00 pmVista Brewing Presents: Driftwood Nights
  • June 25, 2021 7:00 pmFree Live Music at EVO Cinemas
  • June 26, 2021 9:00 amCamp Gladiator FREE Workout
  • June 26, 2021 9:00 amBarton Creek Farmers Market
  • June 26, 2021 9:00 amSFC Farmers Market- Sunset Valley
  • June 26, 2021 10:30 amVirtual All Ages Storytime
  • June 26, 2021 1:00 pmNew Mosaics Exhibition at The Hive
  • June 26, 2021 4:00 pmVista Brewing Presents: “Live on the Lawn”
  • June 26, 2021 7:00 pmSummer Concert Series at Southpark Meadows
  • June 27, 2021 10:00 amLonestar Farmers Market
  • June 27, 2021 10:00 amHill Country Farmer's Market
  • June 27, 2021 7:30 pmHartman Foundation FREE Concerts in the Park
  • June 28, 2021 2:00 pmVirtual Books & Babies Storytime
  • June 29, 2021 9:30 amMother Goose on the Loose
  • June 29, 2021 10:30 amVirtual All Ages Storytime
  • July 3, 2021 9:00 amBarton Creek Farmers Market
  • July 3, 2021 9:00 amSFC Farmers Market- Sunset Valley
  • July 3, 2021 10:30 amVirtual All Ages Storytime
  • July 3, 2021 4:00 pmVista Brewing Presents: “Live on the Lawn”
  • July 4, 2021 10:00 amLonestar Farmers Market
  • July 4, 2021 10:00 amHill Country Farmer's Market
  • July 4, 2021 7:30 pmHartman Foundation FREE Concerts in the Park
  • July 10, 2021 9:00 amBarton Creek Farmers Market
  • July 10, 2021 9:00 amSFC Farmers Market- Sunset Valley
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Meet the Moms Behind Newport Mesa Moms!

Meet the Moms Behind Newport Mesa Moms!

This week’s Meet a Mom interview is with two of our own – Kristin Hoang and Michelle Hyman of Newport Mesa Moms! These two team up to cover this beautiful that incorporates Newport, Mesa and Huntington Beach, CA.  Both live on the border of Costa Mesa & Newport...

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