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Podcasts, Newsletters & Instagram: 3 Quick Ways Mom Can Stay Informed!

  As mothers, it can be easy to feel totally disconnected from not only our pre-kid life, friends and extended family, but from the world and current events in general. Before we had children, we could take a few minutes in the morning or evening, or during our...

Rihanna’s Pregnancy Style: 5 Looks We Love!

These form-fitting, high fashion looks are redefining pregnancy style.

Baby Formula Shortage: 3 Ways to Find What You Need!

Advice on finding baby formula – despite empty shelves.

Build Your Own Rice Bowl Board

This Build Your Own Rice Bowl Board allows each member of your family to create a dinner plate they’ll love–and actually eat! Picky eaters may just choose chicken and rice, while more adventurous ones may add edamame, spicy Sriracha sauce or cilantro. We’ve been...

How to Stop Toddler Tantrums, Fast from Dr. Harvey Karp

This original story was shared by The Local Moms Network Contributor Harvey Karp, M.D. Toddler truth: Tantrums usually peak at 18 to 24 months, subside a bit, then crest again around 3.5 years. So, knowing how to prevent—and quell—these meltdowns now will for-sure pay...

Press Pause: Helping Moms Take a Moment for Themselves!

As moms, it can often seem like we’re taking care of everyone – the kids, our partner and even family pets – before we remember to take pay attention to our own needs. We’re not even talking about luxury self-care practices, like manicures or massages (although we...

All Terrain: Natural Products Helping Families Enjoy the Outdoors, Safely!

As moms, we’re always looking for ways to have fun outside as a family, and for products that are truly safe and non-toxic. All Terrain is our latest find that fits both bills, and we’re thrilled to partner with this effective, environmentally friendly and yes, safe,...

21 Seeds/The Ultimate Cince 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 Hostess. Here...

Truffled Asparagus Crostinis!

These elegant crostini are a surefire winner for all your spring get-togethers, loaded with fresh asparagus, two types of truffle flavor (oil and salt) and fresh lemon. Thank you to the talented moms from Habitual Hostess for sharing! Truffled Asparagus Crostinis 1...

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How to Stop Toddler Tantrums, Fast from Dr. Harvey Karp

How to Stop Toddler Tantrums, Fast from Dr. Harvey Karp

This original story was shared by The Local Moms Network Contributor Harvey Karp, M.D. Toddler truth: Tantrums usually peak at 18 to 24 months, subside a bit, then crest again around 3.5 years. So, knowing how to prevent—and quell—these meltdowns now will for-sure pay...

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Meet this cool Mom: Karen Zornitzer

Meet this cool Mom: Karen Zornitzer

Introduce Yourself!  (Name, What Essex County Town you live in etc.) Hi! I’m Karen Zornitzer, a local Livingston mom. I moved to Livingston in 2013 and officially launched my business KZ Kreatez Creative Studio in March 2021. It’s been an amazing first year—working...

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