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Talking to Kids About the Israel-Hamas War in the Era of Social Media

Talking to Kids About the Israel-Hamas War in the Era of Social Media

  As parents, one of our fundamental instincts is to protect our children. The extreme violence happening in the Middle East, including the terrorist attacks by Hamas against Israel, the horrifying deaths of Israeli and Palestinian civilians, including children,...

Spreading Happiness in Our Community: Meet Clear Lake Mom, Jamie Minyard of Happy Shelf Organizing

Spreading Happiness in Our Community: Meet Clear Lake Mom, Jamie Minyard of Happy Shelf Organizing

Join us for this insightful interview where Jamie spills the beans on her adventures, the gratitude she has for her own mom, and the secrets to simplifying family life. From the chaos of PB&J dinners to embracing the beauty of imperfection, her stories and wisdom will leave you wanting to hear more. Get ready to be drawn into her world of purpose, adventure, and the art of making everyday life a little brighter.

Mom Power: Impact Pediatric Research with the NIH Baby Toolbox Study

Mom Power: Impact Pediatric Research with the NIH Baby Toolbox Study

Hey there, moms! We’re sharing something pretty incredible that involves the chance to impact the future of pediatric research. This opportunity is brought to you by SAGO, a company that conducts marketing and clinical research. In partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), they are giving us a chance to make a real impact with an honorarium of $100 – $200.

It’s a Family Affair: Unwind, Recharge, and Save at Cloud 9 Foot Spa!

It’s a Family Affair: Unwind, Recharge, and Save at Cloud 9 Foot Spa!

Cloud 9 Foot Spa has fantastic August specials you won't want to miss. And here's the best part – it's a family-friendly atmosphere! No age limits for massages, and they've even welcomed clients as young as about 6 years old, with parental consent. Now, get ready for...

Fall Mom Uniform

Fall Mom Uniform

This story was contributed by The Local Moms Network contributor Kristin Koch, executive editor at Seventeen magazine, blogger behind closetfulofclothes.com and mom of two. For more mom-friendly fashion inspo follow her on Instagram at instagram.com/kristinmkennedy/....

Endless Summer Cocktails

Endless Summer Cocktails

There are a few more weeks till Fall (September 23 if you’re counting), so enjoy all the in-season August produce—from juicy peaches and mango to sweet corn and blackberries—you can. One refreshing way to enjoy the rest of summer? Cocktails infused with these flavors....

5 Reasons Why Moms Should Play Sports

5 Reasons Why Moms Should Play Sports

As we head into Fall, many of us are signing our kids up for Fall sports—and reminiscing about our own childhood sports careers. What we should be doing? Signing ourselves up, too. Experts say sports aren’t just for kids, and moms especially should stay in the game to...

Back-to-School Backpack Roundup

Back-to-School Backpack Roundup

  Does your child *need* a new backpack?  Maybe not.  But it’s likely on your shopping list anyway to fit your kid’s growing personality, homework load, or sense of fashion. Plus, it's a great way to get your child excited for the year ahead. Each of the brands...

Tax-Free Weekend: Here’s What You Need to Know

Tax-Free Weekend: Here’s What You Need to Know

Is tax-free weekend worth it? It can be! This year in Texas the sale of tax-free products will begin Friday, August 11th and end at midnight Sunday, August 13th. Here’s what you need to know to maximize you savings!

Meet a Mom: Dr. Sunaina Bhuchar Likhari

Meet a Mom: Dr. Sunaina Bhuchar Likhari

Meet Dr. Likhari, a certified dermatologist and proud mom of three from Sugar Land. She’s the owner of Sweetwater Dermatology and has some fantastic tips on UPF clothing, safest sunscreen brands, and quite the experience on a flight from Tanzania to Zanzibar!

Ridgeview Park Splash Pad

Ridgeview Park Splash Pad

Hey moms! Can I let you in on a little secret? If you're searching for the coolest, most thrilling spot to take your kiddos this summer, Ridgeview Park's Splash Pad is THE place to be! Trust me, you won't find anything quite like it anywhere else.   Let me paint...

Our Top Local Ice Cream Shop Picks

Our Top Local Ice Cream Shop Picks

This summer has been excruciatingly hot, but for once, it’s sweet, cold and creamy with a chance of sprinkles! In celebration of National Ice Cream Day on July 16, we’ve put together a list of our Top picks of scrumptious locations in our area. I hope you find a few new favorite!

Splish Splash at Smart Financial Centre

Splish Splash at Smart Financial Centre

Mamas, we got to check out the Splash Pad at the plaza adjacent to Smart Financial Centre and it's not your typical pad but still loads of fun for everyone. And guess what? There's shaded seating available, so you can stay cool and comfortable while the kiddos splash...

Summer Adventure Awaits at Lone Star Flight Museum

Summer Adventure Awaits at Lone Star Flight Museum

  Dearest young aviators and families! Brace yourselves for an exhilarating summer escapade at the Lone Star Flight Museum, where excitement and entertainment await! Step into their air-conditioned facility and prepare to be immersed in a world of captivating...

RiverPark Splash Pad

RiverPark Splash Pad

Discover the perfect summer oasis for your kids at the RiverPark Splash Pad. Operated by the City of Sugar Land, this exciting water playground features a variety of water features and a neighboring playground for endless family fun. Unleash Water Excitement:RiverPark...

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