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Drowning Prevention

Drowning Prevention

Pandemic or not, there are few bigger items on our list of “mom worries” than drowning. And with good reason – it’s the leading cause of accidental deaths in kids ages 1 to 4. But there are some really simple ways to keep your kids safer. We spoke to Adam Katchmarchi, Ph.D., Executive Director of the National Drowning Prevention Alliance, to learn more.

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

While summer is an ideal time for children to relax, explore the outdoors, visit new places, and spend extra time with family and friends, it is also a critical time for children to maintain and build upon literacy skills.

4th of July Weekend Fireworks

4th of July Weekend Fireworks

If you're looking to enjoy fireworks this weekend, we have listed a few local spots to do so. Click the links below for more details on our calendar. 7/2 Randolph Freedom Festival 7/3 Sparta Independence Day 7/4 Parsipanny 4th of July Celebration 7/4 Lake Hopatcong...

60 Second Cole Slaw

60 Second Cole Slaw

This take on coleslaw from Cat with a K Cooks uses pre-shredded coleslaw so it comes together in just under a minute. Plus, it can be made ahead so it’s the perfect summer party (or busy weeknight) side.

Meet-a-Mom: Brandie Brojan

Meet-a-Mom: Brandie Brojan

Meet-a-Mom Monday. This week we are so excited for you to meet Brandie owner of Brandie Brojan Real Estate. Find out why she loves #Denville and her amazing involvement in our schools! Get to know a local realtor on a personal note and how wonderful she is with our community, not to mention her passion for ATVs?!?!

Meet Tim Masters, the Dad Behind My Green Mattress!

Meet Tim Masters, the Dad Behind My Green Mattress!

As parents, good, healthy sleep for our whole family is always a priority. That’s why we’re thrilled to partner with My Green Mattress, which specializes in certified organic, USA-made healthy and affordable mattresses. Read our interview with founder Tim Masters, who launched My Green Mattress after his daughter Emily developed allergies and eczema as a baby. Use code LOCALMOMS to save!

Meet-a-Dad: Brad Resnick

Meet-a-Dad: Brad Resnick

Meet an Amazing #Denville Dad. Brad Resnick owner of Brad Resnick Photograph, as his wife Arielle explains what makes him such a wonderful Dad, husband and Photographer!

Meet-a-Dad Matt Keown

Meet-a-Dad Matt Keown

Meet Matt Keown: Children’s author and illustrator of The Happy Heart. Watch his hilarious interview and make sure you check out the giveaway!

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Thank you to our food contributor CatwithaK Cooks for sharing this delicious plant-based taco recipe with us. Introducing new vegetables (like cauliflower) to kids can be tricky. Experts recommend serving it in a form they are familiar with (in this case, tacos). Try it for Taco Tuesday, or anytime you need a quick, nutritious meal.

Meet Lizzie Trovato

Meet Lizzie Trovato

Meet this week’s Meet A Mom; Lizzie Trovato owner of Here Comes the Fun. Read who helped her through a tragic time in her life and how as a single Mom, to her sweet boy Jude, she still brings her colorful happiness to our community!

Denville Moms Summer Clothes Guide

Denville Moms Summer Clothes Guide

Soon we’ll be heading to some BBQs + need some comfy, light weight clothes! We’ve created a list of some of our favorite clothes to wear!

3 Easy Memorial Day Desserts

3 Easy Memorial Day Desserts

We have sourced three summer dessert recipes perfect for Memorial Day — cutaway blueberry pie, berry crumb bars and a simple berry trifle.

2020 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

2020 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is such an important day for us at The Denville Moms Network. How can we thank our own moms for giving us the gift of life? We want to find the perfect gift, but that can be a daunting task. We found some great Mother’s Day gift ideas for every superwoman you know. Whether you want a sentimental/customizable gift, a classic gift, or a gift on a budget, our gift guide has got you covered.

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Must Haves

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Must Haves

Who doesn’t love a holiday that allows you to eat unlimited amounts of guacamole? Here are some few of my favorite Cinco de Mayo party supplies to help your party planning commence!

Navigating Quarantined Life

Navigating Quarantined Life

Coping with the issues presented by a split family is challenging enough in normal times, but the restrictions and anxieties of a pandemic adds to the challenge. Our legal partner, Theresa Lyons of Lyons Associates spoke with My Central Jersey about how to navigate the co-parenting world while under quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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