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Summer Publishing Break

An important announcement: Kansas City Moms Blog is taking a little break! For two weeks each July, we use our summer publishing break to recharge our batteries, spend some much-needed time with our families, and finalize our new contributor team (to be announced soon!). Don’t worry, though – we won’t be gone long … 😉 In the […]

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Kids in Foster Care: How You Can Help

Recently, a local news station produced a story with the following headline: “Both the Missouri and Kansas foster care systems are overwhelmed right now.”  I didn’t watch the segment or read the story, shared numerous times on social media by local foster parents or sympathetic friends. I didn’t need to. When I read headlines like […]

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Costco Mom Hour {Kansas City} Recap

This post is sponsored by Costco in conjunction with our national Costco Mom Hour event.On Friday, November 4th, more than 800 attendees (along with 40,000+ at warehouses across the country) joined Kansas City Moms Blog at the Midtown and Overland Park Costco locations for #CostcoMomHour. KCMB was excited to partner with City Moms Blog Network and Costco […]

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Making Evenings Count | 2016 #CostcoMomHour

This post is sponsored by Costco in conjunction with our national Costco Mom Hour event. For more details and tickets for this event, click here.If you’re like me, then you’re always looking for ways to make your days go just a little bit smoother. Between dinner for six, activities at least three nights a week and all […]

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Sprint Family Fun Days: a P&L party for the whole family | Kansas City Moms Blog

Sprint Family Fun Days: a P&L party for the whole family

Disclosure: several Kansas City Moms Blog families received family festival packs for this event. All opinions expressed here are those of the contributor who wrote them. If you’ve lived in Kansas City very long, then you know that the Power & Light District (or P&L) knows how to throw a party. This self-described heartbeat of […]

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CHAT 2.0: Malala Yousafzai and the World-Wide Fight for Education for All

CHAT 2.0: Malala Yousafzai and the World-Wide Fight for Education for All

Disclosure: This post was written as part of a collaboration with Hallmark; however, all opinions shared here are those of the contributor who wrote them. Born in 1997, Malala Yousafzai grew up in northern Pakistan with her parents and two brothers. From the young age of 10, Malala has passionately campaigned for the rights of […]

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