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7 Ways to Reduce Screen Time!

7 Ways to Reduce Screen Time!

As parents, all of us often wonder – “Are my children spending too much time in front of screens?” The American Academy of Pediatrics and the World Health Organization recommends a variety of things depending on the child’s age, and provide recommendations for ways to help balance the screen time. Given screen time IS a reality for kids of this generation, we turned to Connecticut Children’s whose developmental pediatric experts share 7 ways you can help your child reduce their screen time…in a realistic way!

Meet the Founder of Hay There Social Media!

Meet the Founder of Hay There Social Media!

Emily A. Hay, who was featured in the Fair Play documentary is the founder of Hay There Social Media! Our parent site, The Local Moms Network spoke to Emily about building her brand, the need for flexible work for moms, and more.

Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

Looking for fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the kids? Check out some great options including events, recipes and where to find festive eats! EVENTS St Paddy's Irish Market & CelebrationSaturday, March 11, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Westbrook Outlets Mommy and...

5 Ways to Get Kids Excited About Reading!

5 Ways to Get Kids Excited About Reading!

There are two kinds of kids—kids who love reading and have their nose in a book at dinner, past bedtime, and when they’re supposed to be leaving for school. And then there are those who would rather do anything than read. For parents who look to reading for...

Recipe: No-Bake Almond Butter Truffles!

Recipe: No-Bake Almond Butter Truffles!

No-bake Almond Butter Truffles are a hit with kids but sophisticated enough for grown up palates, too. Plus, we love that the only equipment you need is a hand mixer and a microwave, so you don’t need to be a pastry chef to play one in real life. Enjoy! Katina...

Meet Jessica!

Meet Jessica!

Jessica is a CT Shoreline mom whose business runs coaching services for working parents. She tells us what she loves about living on the shoreline, how she helps parents and how she personally juggles work and mommyhood.

Where to Read with a Dog!

Where to Read with a Dog!

If you’re looking for an easy and fun activity this winter, reading with a dog is exciting and engaging! Several libraries on the Connecticut Shoreline offer options, check them out here.

2023 TLMN Sleepaway Camp Guide!

2023 TLMN Sleepaway Camp Guide!

Use the 2023 TLMN Sleepaway Camp Guide to learn about some of the top sleepaway camp options throughout the United States as well as teen tours, educational programs and even community service opportunities.

Meet the Founder of Bleuet!

Meet the Founder of Bleuet!

Bleuetgirl is a line of first bras that are comfortable for all children, even those with clothing sensitivities. The Local Moms Network spoke to Elizabeth about her age-appropriate, size inclusive line, what separates it from other training bras, and more.

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