Angela Green

Angela Green
Angela is the founder of Wichita Mom, the premier parenting website and community for local moms. Wife to her high school bestie, mom to two girls, and native Wichitan, she is thrilled to be raising her family in her hometown after telling her family for years she "would never move back". She is a strong advocate for mental health, believes in the power of community, and walks the talk of "babes supporting babes". She is a self-proclaimed connector, enthusiast of many things, cheerleader of moms and women, and recently converted homebody.

7 Best Places to See the Fall Leaves Change in Wichita with Kids

It's time to catch the fall leaves changing! With fall comes so much nostalgia and excitement with back to school, changing of seasons, crisp air in the mornings, and of course fall walks to...
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Newest Wichita Attraction: Tanganyika Falls Splash Park Officially Open

August 2020 — Tanganyika Wildlife Park officially opens their much-anticipated Tanganyika Falls Splash Park on August 29th, 2020. This attraction is 5,000 square feet of animal-themed aquatic features including slides, water buckets, climbing features,...

5 Iconic Kansas Sunflower Fields to Visit with Kids

If you've lived in Kansas for any amount of time, you have likely driven past iconic Kansas sunflower fields. The Kansas state flower, sunflowers are known to provide beautiful, picturesque backdrops for family photos...

Dear Kindergartner, School Isn’t Supposed to Look Like This

Dear (Almost) Kindergartner,    We have had the very best summer. I don't want it to end!   The spring was really tough since you didn't get the chance to say goodbye to your beloved preschool, your teachers, or...

The Elms Hotel & Spa | Destination Weekend Giveaway *CLOSED*

Experience the Grandeur at The Elms Hotel & Spa: An Iconic Destination for Over 130 Years With everything moms have been called to do over the last several months - working from home, e-learning, making...
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Top 10 Lakes with Swimming Beaches for Kids Around Wichita

Kansas summers are H-O-T, and what better way to stay cool than to splash around, take a dip in a local pool, or head to the beach! The Wichita area has some great lakes...

Best Kid-Friendly Day Trips from Wichita

We are often asked for our favorite weekend getaways and day trips from Wichita, so we have compiled a list of suggestions straight from local moms. We love nothing more than to shake things...

Healthy Money Habits: Encouraging Wichita Kids to Save & Give Back

This article is sponsored by Capitol Federal® Savings Bank. It is never too early to teach the concept of money and healthy financial habits to our children. And Wichita Mom is thrilled to be partnering...

2020 Wichita Summer Bucket List: Over 20 Things to Do (+ Free Printable)

After a strange few months of distance learning and working from home - sweet summertime is finally here. And though summer activities may look different this year, we are ready to get out, explore...

A Nostalgic Old School Summer Is Exactly What Our Kids Need Right Now

Quarantine life has been quite difficult and seemingly impossible at times. Between juggling distance learning, figuring out how to pivot in work and business, cancellations of events and celebrations, the delivery of bad news...

14 Favorite Parks In and Around Wichita

Best Parks in Wichita Whether you have an hour or an afternoon, going to the park is a great way to spend time with your family and get some much needed Vitamin D. Regardless of...

An Innovative Baby Monitor New Parents Need: Lumi by Pampers

Thank you to Lumi by Pampers for sponsoring this article. With a new baby in the house, sleep quickly becomes the most-desired commodity for parents. And one of the best ways to get sleep (for...

Wichita’s Starlite Drive-In to Open for the Summer Season This Friday

May 2020 — Starlite Drive-In is scheduled to open for the season this Friday, May 22, 2020. Due to Covid-19, some modifications have been made to keep everyone safe and as socially distanced as...

Last Minute May Day Basket Ideas to Surprise Neighbors (+FREE PRINTABLE)

Have you heard of the May Day Basket Tradition? I was recently surprised to hear so many had never heard of it.  May Day Baskets are such a fun and uplifting way to surprise neighbors,...