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Little by Little, College Savings Adds Up | Twin Cities Moms Blog

Little by Little, College Savings Add Up

Feeling like you need to set aside a large lump sum of money to begin funding your child’s education? You don’t! In partnership with our sponsors at Minnesota College Savings Plan, our contributor Aimee explains why she chose a 529 plan for saving for her childrens’ college and how she has found that making small […]

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The Importance Of Performing Arts Education

Our partners at Stages Theatre Company are here to share all about their theater education programs! Whether or not children choose to be theatre artists, theatre arts education not only engages with their creative side but it also provides them with a foundation and important skills that they can use in all aspects of their […]

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Overcoming Separation Anxiety | Twin Cities Moms Blog

Helping Your Child Overcome Separation Anxiety

Our partners at Lake Area Discovery Center are here with some great tips for helping your children overcome separation anxiety. Dr. Jenna Edlund, Behavior Specialist for Lake Area Discovery Center, shares practical ways you can coach your child how to work through their emotions. Will your child not leave your side when in social situations? […]

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A Twin Cities Mom’s Guide to August 2018

  There’s always something to do in the Twin Cities! We've worked to help you keep your sanity by bringing these August activities all together in one easy guide so you don’t miss a thing! We’ll update with new additions as they come. August 1-5August 6-12August 13-19August 20-31Fun RunsKids Consignment SalesSpecial NeedsOngoing EventsAugust 1-5 July [...]
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A Weekend Getaway in Eau Claire

Two of our contributors got to experience a weekend getaway experience provided by our sponsors at Visit Eau Claire. We are so grateful for their partnership and appreciate them accommodating our writers. Only an hour and a half from the Twin Cities lies the vibrant city of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Nestled on the Chippewa River, […]

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Celebrate the Minnesota Zoo’s 40th Anniversary!

Our partners at the Minnesota Zoo are celebrating a HUGE milestone this year – and they want to invite you and your family to take part in their celebration! Read on to find out all the events taking place surrounding their 40th Anniversary!What a great way to kick off the Spring season by joining our […]

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Let’s Get Real About Screen Time

Technology is an inescapable part of our kids’ world. Unless you live off the grid in a log shack in the woods, Swiss Family Robinson-style, there’s no way to shield your kids from the screens they encounter everywhere, seemingly from birth. Nor is there a need to. The fact is, they’ve been born into the […]

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Legos on a Whole New Level at the Science Museum of Minnesota

Our partners at the Science Museum of Minnesota invited our contributor, Amber, to visit their NEW Towers of Tomorrow exhibit! Read on for an inside peek into the exhibit and find out how you and your little Lego lovers can experience it for yourselves!I think one of the neatest things we as moms get to […]

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2018 Guide to Twin Cities Summer Camps

Summer will be here before we know it! Now is the time to find a summer camp your child can be part of during the summer months. The Twin Cities has a lot to offer your family, including academic camps, athletic camps, theater camps, special needs camps and so much more. We hope this guide [...]
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Your Child’s Teeth, From Birth to Adolescence

There’s a lot of information out there about good dental habits for your children, but it can be hard to know what is accurate and what’s just guesswork. As moms, we’re responsible for the oral health of our kids, and home remedies just aren’t reliable enough. Your child’s oral hygiene needs will develop over time, […]

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