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Cazateatro Bilingual Theatre Group :: Our April Nonprofit of the Month

Memphis surpassed Salt Lake City this year to rank as the most generous metropolitan area in the United States, giving almost $6 of every $100 earned to philanthropy. With this in mind, the Memphis Moms Blog wants to feature a local Nonprofit every month. There are so many amazing organizations in our city dedicated to looking out […]

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you can eat this on Whole30

The First 10 days of Trying Whole30

So, what is Whole30? Whole30 is a 30 day plan of being completely and totally sugar free. Seriously. Sugar free. Black coffee. NO SUGAR. It’s only whole foods. And usually described as some kind of gastro-reset. Other things not included on Whole30 include dairy, legumes, grains, and alcohol. Basically you’re allowed meat, veggies, fruit, and […]

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Teaching Kids about Diversity through Children’s Books

The AAP recommends that parents read books to their kids from BIRTH through **at least** Kindergarten. Evidence has shown, time and again, that children who are read to, especially at that young age, experience stronger parent-child relationships AND learn valuable language and reading skills. Win-win.  As a white parent, it has always been easy to […]

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prenatal exercise

Calling All Pregnant Yogis!

I have been practicing yoga for about ten years now. In 2015, I set the goal of obtaining three yoga teaching certifications — RYT-200 (registered yoga teacher), RCYT (registered children’s yoga teacher), and RPYT (registered prenatal yoga teacher) — and I’m proud to say that I got 2.5/3 finished… just one more half of the […]

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Bloom

{EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT} Bloom: An Expo for New and Expectant Moms

The Memphis Moms Blog is thrilled to announce our second annual BLOOM event this Spring! Sunday, April 29th 3:00-5:00pm Dixon Gallery and Gardens New this year: a VIP experience from 2:00-3:00 prior to doors opening the best way to keep up-to-date on our event is to follow us on Facebook! Click “going” on the event […]

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Stand For Children :: Our March Nonprofit of the Month

QUALITY EDUCATION FOR ALL: Stand for Children Believes That Every Child Deserves an Equal Opportunity to Succeed A great education is at the core of the American dream; it is the bedrock of jobs, security, and the pursuit of a better life. Yet the opportunities of too many children are limited through no fault of their […]

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