Smart advice on the topics we’re all talking about with our kids.
Our favorite gifts for the dad in your life.
Our contributor shares her experience as a Black mother—the past few weeks and always.
Say “yes way” to rosé, the official drink of the season.
Read our interview with this talented and creative author and blogger.
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is sharing their top picks!
COVID & Kids: What to Know About the New Inflammatory Syndrome
Spruce up your spring wardrobe with stylish clothes from Joules
Meet a local mom and health hero we are honoring as the first of our Raleigh Health Heroes Spotlight during COVID-19.
Meet Raleigh Mom, Tasha Holland-Kornegay, mom of 2 and founder of a new wellness tech platform aimed at reducing Health Care Provider burnout.
Sharing a new to us organization that is helping us get organized and give back to the planet.
This week’s Raleigh business spotlight is one we are thrilled to highlight, Tandem, a plant-based deodorant line for kids.
Meet Liz Williamson, providing personal assistant services through her business Metro’s Other Woman
Kristina Gregory shares how the virus affected not only her but also her family.
Learn the truth about toddler milks from local registered dietician, Kerry Jones
Learn more about this popular feeding technique from a registered dietician.
Check out these great at-home preschool activities to keep your kids on structure and routine.
Learn more about this fantastic Scandinavian brand bringing families closer together.
If you have a picky eater at home, then you are probably frustrated, overwhelmed, and lost with what to do next!
Insight on Wake County’s school menus and associated nutrition.
Want something the whole family will love? Dinner is served.
This is the perfect cake for a special brunch or to enjoy all week long.
These simple tips from a busy mom of three will help any family trying to keep it together.
Be the class hero mom with these sweet (but not sugar-filled) tokens.
YouthfulNest is an online interior design experience that saves busy families time (and their sanity) designing a stylish and functional room for their baby or child.
Easy DIY projects that kids and adults will love playing during the big game.
Summer camp is one of those amazing experiences that will stay with your child forever. Use this guide to learn about some of the top sleepaway options throughout the US.
A pelvic floor expert shares her insight and advice for feeling great after birth and beyond.
These crafts and recipe from Hallmark’s Maria Provenzano will help you get through cabin fever with ease.
Jan 22, 2020 | Meet A MomMeet Raleigh mom, Justine De Angelo, owner of Sweet Love Blossoms. Justine creates beautiful floral arrangements for all events and special occasions. With Valentine's Day coming up, Justine has you covered! Let your special someone know to...
Chickpeas add an extra boost of nutrition to this classic dessert.
The South Wake Raleigh Moms Health & Wellness Guide is full of discounts from local businesses to get your 2020 started off on the right foot.
Meet Roshni Pattath, Raleigh Mom and owner of Fune Toys
This mom of three shares her New Year’s resolutions, her passion project, what makes a great mom friend and more!
Start with a great bag. Then, stock it with these essentials.
The Emmy and Tony award winner chats with The Local Moms Network.
The 3 time Olympic gold medalist shares her thoughts on family, competition and Tokyo 2020.
You don’t have to get stressed before it’s your time to host. Here are some ways to prep so you can enjoy your own party!
Meet local mom, Leigh, owner of Kindermusik South Wake.
This time of year magnifies the expectations and stress moms deal with every day. Here’s how to cope!
Are you looking to get a real tree this holiday season and wondering where to go in Raleigh, NC? We’ve got you covered!
Our 2019 local holiday guide is here! Be sure to include these local vendors in your holiday shopping.
This go-to recipe is sure to pass even your toughest Thanksgiving critic’s test.
Don’t miss these must-have holiday decorating items sure to put you in the holiday spirit!
This bestselling cookbook author shares her pesto-infused version that kids—and adults—will both love.
After Teresa Purzner couldn’t find a baby food she liked, she made her own—and now you can find it online and at Whole Foods!
This recipe is fast, healthy and delicious—aka something you just might add to your weekly rotation.
Gaby is the owner of Gaby and Chic, creating unique parties and events with gorgeous custom decorations.
Building your child’s self-esteem is not about making them better, it’s about cultivating who they truly are and honoring the authentic growth and expression of their unique self.
If you’re short on time, this guide will help you put together a fun party with little effort!
What you need to know about this initiative helping kids with food allergies enjoy Halloween.
The Local Moms Contributor Kate Bowler shares her go-to Fall chili recipe.
For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we share one of our Local Moms personal story.
Oct 21, 2019 | Meet A MomWe're thrilled to introduce you to the latest mom in our Meet-A-Mom feature, Kathryn Dunn. Kathryn is the owner of the Nurtured Nest, providing educational sessions and helpful resources to new families. Classes launch November 3 and include...
The celebrity nutritionist shares the details behind her new kids book, her tips for getting kids to eat healthy foods and more! Plus, her easy fruit smoothie recipe.
Put this seasonal, quick recipe into your fall dinner rotation.
Meet Raleigh Mom Caitlin Baumberger, owner of Happy Tines design and hand lettering studio
You don’t need to grin and bear it through endless readings of Goodnight, Moon.
This successful magazine editor, mom of three and soon-to-be author also has a passion for her town—aka, she’s our kind of girl.
Here are a few of the podcasts that have been inspiring us recently.
Our interview with journalist Amye Archer is the first story in a multipart series on gun violence.
Dr. Amanda Tavoularis provides tips on taking care of your oral health during pregnancy.
We caught a few minutes with Daniella Monet, busy mama-to-be, and chatted about her beliefs, plans for working motherhood and more.
The co-host of New York Live! chats with The Local Moms Network on topic ranging from life/work balance to getting picky eaters to dig in.
How one father is turning a viral photo into a movement.
Meghan is a mom of 2 that recently launched her own kids party planning business, A Sense of Adventure Parties. Meghan’s parties have the cutest themes and would be the perfect addition to your little one’s next birthday, so be sure to check her out!
Sept 6, 2019 | Mom LifeAre you looking for a fun and educational activity to do with your children? Our friends at Education.com have put together some great worksheets for you and your kids to do together. Make this fun and enjoy the time spent together! Work on...
Hey local mamas! Have you heard of SPENGA? SPENGA is a 1 hour workout that is made up of 20min spin, 20min strength, and 20min yoga. In partnership with the South Wake Raleigh Moms, SPENGA Cary/Apex is giving away a special promotion and $$ of free SPENGA gear to...
As we start to head back into the school season, parents can use all the help they can get during this busy time.
Self-care tips, from some of our 100+ moms nationwide.
Meet Raleigh mom, Jana Ullrich, mompreneur and owner of multiple businesses, living out her passions and creating beautiful works of art.
Make the most of the next few weeks with these ideas from our site curators across the country!
Have too much basil? That’s not a problem—it’s an opportunity.
Giving your appliances a little TLC can save you time—and money.
Three of summer’s best ingredients—berries, basil and rhubarb—come together for a healthy dessert.
How to make sure your vacation is as restful as possible.
Meet Raleigh mom Hannah Weisberg! Hannah is owner of the beautiful Raleigh retail store, Dove and Olive Mercantile.
Spend less time in the kitchen and money on takeout with this convenient plan. Plus, meet the mom behind the program.
This inspiring mom started life in a Sudan refugee camp—and that was only the first challenge she overcame on her path to health and happiness.
This new product from ISDIN will make your nails stronger and healthier—fast.