Last spring, I picked up a new hobby: coloring. And no, it didn't involve stealing my daughter's coloring books! I ordered several coloring books geared toward adults and some fancy art pencils on Amazon and started spending a little time each...
Our primary goal in creating this site was to connect Kansas City moms both online and offline in meaningful and lasting community. For the last year and a half, we – along with so many of you – have connected...
‘Tis the season … for baby showers! Springtime always seems to bring lots of baby celebrations, and I find myself lately searching for great gifts for moms and babies. Registries often list many of the standard items: burp cloths, sleepers, crib...
Now that I have my second child, I've noticed, not surprisingly, that a lot of things are very different this time. One thing I remember from my first postpartum experience was that I wanted to do everything myself.  If people...
Hospitality. This is such a great word. For one, the word just sounds pretty (it's especially fun to say in a British accent – go ahead and give it a try!), and it also carries some lovely connotations: freshly...

New in Town With Kids

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Let’s face it, finding friends as an adult can be hard. If you find yourself moving somewhere where you know no one, starting over can seem really daunting! Relocating isn’t horribly uncommon, and being new in town can feel...
I see two parallel lines. Wait, or is it the lighting? Is one line a shadow? Husband confirmation - it’s two parallel lines. We’re pregnant! Wow, I think, that didn’t take as long as I thought. My OB confirms pregnancy...
I’ve lived in Kansas City two different times ... but the first time, I never really called Kansas City home. Part of the reason for this is because I lived in one area of the metro, worked in another, and...
That smell.  The intoxicating mix of baby shampoo and little human newness has made more than one of us lean over and unapologetically take in a whiff of a baby’s head. That smell can also be the scent of...
Moving to Kansas City from Chicago in 2008 was an exciting new chapter for me. I had a new house, a new job, a great future with the man who would become my husband, and ... no friends. Everyone I came...
Society's perception of women and mothers really makes me lose my mind. Let me pull out my soapbox for just a minute here ... We are lead to believe in a competition ... a MOM-petition, if I may. I don't...
The other day I received a text from a fellow mom who had moved from the Midwest to a new city. She asked me, "How do I find moms here? How do I find things for moms and kids...

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Trick (and Trunk) or Treating in KC

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Need an excuse to wear that Halloween costume one more time and add to your candy stash? Check out these fun and mostly free...
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