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No-Bake Cheesecake

No-Bake Cheesecake

This No-Bake Cheesecake is so creamy and delicious, and it’s a great Summer treat! Skip the oven and try this simple, but thick, rich and creamy filling cheesecake. Serve it with fresh berries on top to add a light taste to this summer dessert.

Giving Digitized

Giving Digitized

During the pandemic, many of us who were used to volunteering may have had to pause these charitable activities, due to increased childcare needs, social distancing, shutdowns or other quarantine regulations. A new digital charitable tool, Giving Digitized, aims to bring charitable giving online into an easy to use platform—a simple solution for the times! New York based founder and CEO, Shazia Peeran gives us her inspiration in starting the company as well as her future plans.

Sheet Pan S’mores

Sheet Pan S’mores

If you love making s’mores but want to skip the mess of roasting marshmallows, keep things toddler safe and make a lot at once, try these Sheet Pan S’mores from Maria Provanzano of From Scratch with Maria. The best part? You can enjoy them this way well after summer has gone.

4th of July Popsicles

4th of July Popsicles

Celebrate the 4th of July with these festive red, white and blue popsicles! Not only are they adorable, but they’re made with protein-packed green yogurt and fiber rich blueberries and strawberries – perfect for kids! Whip these up to beat the heat this holiday!

Meet a Mom: Alena Bystritskiy

Meet a Mom: Alena Bystritskiy

South Austin Moms interviewed the founder of Learn a Gift Music and Creative Arts Center, Alena Bystritskiy. Read about her fascinating musical background in Germany and Russia, how she chose the name for her creative company, and more!

60 Second Coleslaw

60 Second Coleslaw

This take on coleslaw from Cat with a K Cooks uses pre-shredded coleslaw so it comes together in just under a minute. Plus, it can be made ahead so it's the perfect summer party (or busy weeknight) side. Serves 6-8 *For best flavor, allow to sit at least 4 hours in...

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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