The Local Moms Network College Admission Special: Part 1

The Local Moms Network College Admission Special: Part 1

Whether your kid is entering preschool or his senior year this September, we’ve all heard about the massive college admissions scandal, where wealthy parents (including celebrities like Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman) paid to bribe coaches, forge standardized...

Meet Michelle

Meet Michelle

Meet Michelle who was born and raised in Naples! Michelle is a Mom who has multiple talents including owning Tritone Triple Barre Fitness in downtown Naples. Michelle is a busy entrepreneur who started from the very bottom and worked her way to the top.  How many kids...

The Local Moms Network Summer Reading Guide for Kids!

The Local Moms Network Summer Reading Guide for Kids!

As a follow up to our Summer Reading Guide for Moms, we decided to put together a Summer Reading Guide for Kids, with recommendations from some of our moms across the country that make up The Local Moms Network. Check out their picks and freshen your reading routine...

The Local Moms Network Summer Reading Guide!

The Local Moms Network Summer Reading Guide!

 If we’re being real here, summer reading for moms can be a bit of a pipe dream, particularly for those of us who have young kids (as in, you need to be 100 percent focused on them to keep them alive). Or kids with crazy sports schedules. Or full-time jobs. Etc., etc....

Memorial Day Idea: Hot Dog Bar

Memorial Day Idea: Hot Dog Bar

Besides ice cream, there are few foods that scream “summer” more than hot dogs, right? So on this summer kick-off weekend, we wanted to share this adorable hot dog bar from one of our favorite food bloggers, Jessica Merchant of How Sweet Eats. Mom to Max, 4 and...

Beekeeper’s Naturals: Harnessing the Power of the Beehive

Beekeeper’s Naturals: Harnessing the Power of the Beehive

If you’re like us, you’ve been hearing about the benefits of honey—and more specifically, propolis—for awhile. And who isn’t always looking for ways to keep their family healthy? We spoke to Carly Stein, who created Beekeeper’s Naturals, about her new brand, which...

Mac & Mia: High Quality Clothes, Delivered to Your Door

Mac & Mia: High Quality Clothes, Delivered to Your Door

Marie Tillman was, like all of us, a busy mom who wanted to spend more time with her five children—and less time running errands. One of her major challenges? Finding high-quality, beautiful clothing for her kids (now 17, 16, 14, 7 and 5). In 2014, she decided to fill...

The Benefits of Being a Multi-Sport Athlete

The Benefits of Being a Multi-Sport Athlete

"There was a time when kids grabbed a bat, a football, a basketball or a soccer ball and went across the street and played multiple sports for hours with their friends," says Rick Jacobs, Master Coach and Business Development Director at ESF Camps. "Oh, how those...

Easy Easter Bunny Tail Cupcakes

Easy Easter Bunny Tail Cupcakes

Looking for a fun Easter dessert that the kids will love... and can help with? How about these adorable Bunny Tail Cupcakes? We got together with Andrena from Crazy Confections who walked us through what we need to do complete the little masterpieces! Check out the...

Summer Spotlight 2019: South Breeze Day Camp

Summer Spotlight 2019: South Breeze Day Camp

Where every action-packed day includes non-stop fun, great friends and a mature, caring staff to make sure every camper is having a great day! South Breeze Day Camp are thrilled to begin their 10th summer of South Breeze Day Camp! They are proud to have provided the...

An Interview with Kelle Hampton of Enjoying the Small Things

An Interview with Kelle Hampton of Enjoying the Small Things

We first started reading Kelle Hampton’s motherhood and lifestyle blog, Enjoying the Small Things, even before we had our own kids. This Naples, Florida-based writer had already grown a sizeable following by sharing her life as a mom to a toddler, daughter Lainey, and...

St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes from Emma Heming Willis

St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes from Emma Heming Willis

    Looking for a super easy St. Patrick's Day activity or sweet treat? You'll love this crazy simple—and healthy!—recipe from our friend Emma Heming Willis, which she says her two girls, Mabel (6), and Evelyn (4) love. The secret ingredient? Spinach, which serves as...

Meet a Mom: The Affair’s Brooke Lyons

Meet a Mom: The Affair’s Brooke Lyons

This week, meet actress Brooke Lyons. Like all of us, Brooke wears several hats—she’s Mom to 18-month-old Sebastian (“Bash”) as well as a 10-year-old Shih Tzu, Lucy. She’s a wife, married to producer Max Osswald. She’s also a working actress—currently, you can see her...

Ali Fedotowsky Manno: Bachelorette Turned Blogger

Ali Fedotowsky Manno: Bachelorette Turned Blogger

Ali Fedotowsky Manno is known as a reality TV sweetheart, having earned fans around the world with starring roles on Season 14 of The Bachelor and Season Six of The Bachelorette. In the almost decade since she appeared on these shows, she says they’ve changed with the...

Emma Heming Willis On Motherhood, Marriage and More!

Emma Heming Willis On Motherhood, Marriage and More!

Emma Heming Willis leads a charmed life, for sure. Married to Bruce Willis (yes, Mr. Die Hard), with whom she lives in Westchester, NY, she’s mom to two beautiful little girls (Mabel is 6 and Evelyn is 4). She’s also an entrepreneur, with an organic pregnancy skincare...

Spring Break Guide: Naples, Florida

Spring Break Guide: Naples, Florida

Planning a southwest Florida spring break getaway? We turned to our Naples experts—The Naples Moms—for local recommendations, from hotels to activities. For more Florida trip ideas, don’t miss our Spring Break Guides for The Florida Keys and Palm Beach.Know Before You...

Palm Beach Spring Break Guide

Palm Beach Spring Break Guide

Heading down south to Florida for your family’s Spring Break? Use our three-part series on Sunshine State trips, including our Local Moms’ recs for the Florida Keys, Palm Beach (below) and Naples. We have all the essential details straight from our experts...

The Ultimate Sleepaway Camp Guide

The Ultimate Sleepaway Camp Guide

We are thrilled to bring you The Ultimate Sleepaway Camp Guide! While sending your kids to sleepaway camp can be a tough decision (for parents!), it's a rite of passage for kids that can instill confidence, help them gain new skills, and most importantly,...

Whole30: An Interview with CEO Melissa Hartwig Urban

You might not know the name Melissa Hartwig Urban, but you have undoubtedly heard of Whole30, aka the diet everyone and their sister has raved about over the last few years. Melissa is the co-founder and CEO of Whole30, and currently has two books on the...

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