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Wichita Mom is the go-to parenting resource for Wichita Area families, providing practical information and helpful resources as well as connecting moms to our local community and each other.
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6 Things Not to Say to Adoptive Parents

Adoption can be a sensitive topic. Some may even believe I’m not qualified to write this article because I have not faced these hurtful questions by strangers about my children. I am not an...

10 Reasons You Should Be At Junior League of Wichita’s Holiday Galleria

Holiday Galleria, Junior League of Wichita’s annual shopping extravaganza, is set for October 13-16 at Century II. 2016 will mark the 13th year of the event and proceeds will benefit the Wichita community. Here...
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Feel the Burn :: OrangeTheory Fitness

We all burn for different things. Many of us moms are simply trying to fit back into our pre-pregnancy jeans, and gosh, it's tough. Some of us are focused on overall health, a friend's...

What Wesley Children’s Hospital Means for Wichita Families

With the goal of keeping our children close to home, the newly opened Wesley Children's Hospital is significant for our community. Wichita Moms Blog team members and readers alike have experienced the burden of travel, unfamiliarity,...
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How To Get A Perfect Smile Without Braces

Think braces are just for kids? Think again. Nearly one million adults in America are currently using orthodontics to get picture-perfect, confidence-boosting smiles. Even more surprising is the fact that you can't tell by looking...

No Sew Costumes for Halloween

Special thanks to Wichita State University’s Office for Workforce, Professional and Community Education for bringing quality programs to moms in our area.   The kids are back in school, and fall is in the air! Halloween decorations have...
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The Ultimate Guide to Fall and Halloween in Wichita

Thank you to Spot's Party Bus for partnering with us on this guide and for bringing quality fun to the parents of Wichita. Autumn doesn't officially begin until September 22nd, but the decorations have already hit stores (we're looking at...
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FitStart 28-day Challenge :: Lose 10 to 20 Pounds!

Thanks to our friends at GoTime Training for sponsoring this post and offering awesome fitness and nutritional programs for Wichita moms! The kids are back in school and it's the time of the year where you...

Finding Your Personal Design Style

Special thanks to Wichita State University's Office for Workforce, Professional and Community Education for bringing quality programs to moms in our area. This piece was written by Keshia Ezerendu.  As the seasons change, so does our personal...
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7 Steps to Boost Motivation for the Back-to-School Mom

Special thank you to Go Time Training for sponsoring this guest post and for bringing quality fitness and nutrition programs to our community of moms.  It’s August and we all know what that means—the kids are headed back...
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Guide to Wichita OBGYNs

Thank you to Heartland Women’s Group Gynecology and Obstetrics Services for sponsoring this guide. Finding a reputable, trustworthy OBGYN is one of the most important decisions you will make as a woman and expecting mom. We've...

Open Adoption : Your Child Will Thank You

Disclosure : Thank you to Martin Pringle Law Firm for sponsoring this post and to Attorney Megan Monsour for sharing her expertise with our community of moms.  It is human nature to want to know where you come...

Back to School Photo Contest

It's officially time to trade our pool bags for backpacks. That's right, it's Back to School time, which means we are ready to see those adorable first day of school photos in our newsfeeds! To make...
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More Than A Missed Period – Signs of PCOS

Thank you to Heartland Women’s Group Gynecology and Obstetrics Services for sponsoring this post and to Dr. Lowden for sharing her expertise with our community of moms. Irregular periods. Acne. Uncontrolled hair growth. Are these unpleasant reminders of...