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Summer Reading Ideas for Kids in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade

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. While summer is an ideal time for children to relax, explore the...

How to Be an Ally to Your LGBTQ+ Child

The post originally appeared on our parent site, The Local Moms Network. Today is the last day of June and we’re closing out LGBTQ+ Pride Month, by sharing with our followers how we can best support kids everywhere, and be advocates for them. We asked Amit...

How to Prepare Your Child for Sleepaway Camp

This post originally appeared on our parent site, The Local Moms Network. 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...

34 North Shore Parks & Playgrounds to Explore

This nice weather has us ready to get out and explore! We’ve compiled a list of more than 30 local parks and playgrounds, found around the North Shore. If we missed your favorite, email us at info@thenorthshoremoms.com. Find the full list, sorted by town, on our...

Motherhood, Sleep & CBD

For many moms, sleep and motherhood can feel pretty incompatible. This phenomenon can start in late pregnancy, when you’re getting uncomfortable and waking up with insomnia. The newborn stage, of course, is like kryptonite to restful sleep.  And anyone who has...

Fun DIY Activity: Soap Molds

This fun DIY activity from our contributor Maria Provenzano is our favorite type—it’s easy enough to do with kids, but the result is cute enough to give as a gift. You can customize the shapes for any holiday (maybe even Mother’s Day!) or interest by...

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