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Easy Pumpkin Chili Recipe!

This post originally appeared from The Local Moms Network. This pumpkin chili recipe from Chef Debra Ponzek is a classic fall dish, full of seasonal flavors like pumpkin and butternut squash. Like all chilis, it’s versatile and can be made ahead and frozen,...

Chicken Salad with Apple + Almonds!

This post originally appeared from The Local Moms Network. We love a good meal prep session on Sunday—or Monday—to feel ready for the week, and we’ll be adding this chicken salad recipe to our regular rotation. “Chicken salad is our family’s favorite go-to sandwich...

Sleep Better Tonight & Every Night!

This story was contributed by our wellness columnist, Michelle Calarco. This post originally appeared from The Local Moms Network. What parent doesn’t want a more restful night’s sleep? And yet many of us are struggling to fall and stay asleep. According...

Spooky Non-Candy Halloween Treats!

This post originally appeared from The Local Moms Network. Looking for some candy-free options for Halloween this year? Whether your child’s school doesn’t allow candy, you want to offer kids (and parents) a healthier option or want to participate in the Teal Pumpkin...

Winter Clothes For Kids We Love!

This post originally appeared from The Local Moms Network. Recently, we shared our favorite Back-to-School shopping secret weapon—Rockets of Awesome. This mom-founded kids brand is not only fun and fashionable (seriously, we wish these clothes came in our size!) but...

Balance: How to Get it, and Keep it!

This post originalyl appeared from Morris Bernards Moms. The change of season is near – yellow school buses are back on the road, pumpkin spice everything is here, and your schedule just went next level. It’s the time of year when everyone starts talking about...

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