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Wanted: Writer to Share Pregnancy Journey

Kansas City Moms Blog is looking for a writer to blog about her pregnancy and birthing experience at Olathe Medical Center’s new Birth Place. This could be you! Before completing this application, be sure you can answer yes to the following: Do you enjoy writing and blogging? Do you enjoy posting photos, stories and helpful information on […]

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10 Steps to Preparing for a Kansas City Ice Storm

10 Steps to Preparing for a Kansas City Ice Storm

Have you heard? KC might be getting an ice storm this weekend … I mean, possibly … there’s a chance. Here’s your KCMB Guide to Preparing for an Ice Storm. You’re welcome. Step 1: Expect the unexpected, including absolutely nothing happening. Draft a statement explaining why (insert activity here) was canceled even though nothing has started […]

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shopKC2016 | Kansas City Moms Blog

#shopKC2016 | Kansas City’s Local Holiday Shopping Guide

It's here! Kansas City Moms Blog is proud to present the 2016 edition of shopKC. We are thrilled to bring you holiday gift ideas from some of Kansas City's finest small businesses. From clothing to food, ways to improve your health & wellness and work from local makers, you're sure to find quality goods made here [...]
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2016 Guide to Christmas Tree Farms in Kansas City

(Note: Please contact tree farms directly for questions relating to supply, hours of service, etc.) Kansas Bierman's Christmas Tree Farm-2825 S. 63rd St., Kansas City, Kan. Phone (913) 375-1317. Cedar Valley Forest-29145 W. 83rd St., DeSoto, Kan. Phone (913) 583-3999. D&G Christmas Tree Farm-Highway 69 & 247th St., Louisburg, Kan. Phone (913) 837-2387. Evening Star [...]
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2016 Guide to Holiday Character Appearances in Kansas City

The Ultimate Santa Adventure at Oak Park Mall (November 5-December 24) Adventure to Santa - a DreakWorks DreamPlace is a one-of-a-kind interactive Santa adventure. This year, families will make the journey with the help of a mischievous and hungry panda in this all-new adventure featuring the cast of Kung Fu Panda. Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro [...]
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2016 Guide to Holiday Musical Performances in Kansas City

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical (November 8-December 31) Back at The Coterie by popular demand, this beloved television classic soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. This colorful musical adventure teaches us that what makes you different can also be what makes you special. A Christmas Carol (November 18-December 24) The Kansas City Repertory […]

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Pretending to be Shannon Miller (and other Olympic memories)

Pretending to be Shannon Miller (and other Olympic memories)

Tonight the Olympic Games begin. The nations will march in carrying their flags with pride in the Opening Ceremony in Rio. We’ll tune in from afar, explaining to our children why these Games matter. Our team has memories of the Magnificent Seven gymnastics team and its dramatic victory, Flo-Jo’s speed and long nails and Michael Phelps’ record-setting performances. We […]

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Noon Year's Eve Pinstripes

Recap: Noon Year’s Eve at Pinstripes

Along with our friends from Pinstripes, Prairiefire and The Urgency Room, Kansas City Moms Blog rang in the “noon year” with a BIG party! Representatives from The Urgency Room were on hand to welcome 400+ guests to our Noon Year’s Eve celebration. As one of the nation’s largest providers of urgent care and occupational medical services and with five locations across […]

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2015 Kansas City Holiday Roundup

2015 Kansas City Holiday Roundup

A Mom’s Guide to Holiday Events in Kansas City Noon Year’s Eve at Pinstripes #shopKC2015: Kansas City’s Holiday Gift Guide “Holiday Sanity: Celebrating Without Losing Your Mind” series The Season of Gratitude Four Reasons Our Kids Know We’re Santa Gifts for Kids with Too Many Toys DIY Holiday Gifts (that don’t suck!) 9 Things to […]

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Noon Year's Eve at Pinstripes

Announcing: Noon Year’s Eve at Pinstripes!

Mark your calendars and make plans to attend our Noon Year’s Eve celebration! Together with Pinstripes of Overland Park, Prairiefire and The Urgency Room, we are hosting an end-of-the-year event for the entire family. With musical guest Funky Mama, a Building Toy Zone from Fat Brain Toys, kid-friendly crafts from Pintervention, tumbling mats from My Gym, FREE valet parking […]

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