Wichita Mom

Wichita Mom
Wichita Mom is written by and for moms who live in the Wichita Area. We strive to be a one-stop local parenting resource providing families with practical information and helpful resources as well as connecting them to our community through events and relevant content provided by our team of local mom writers.

2020 Ultimate Guide to Wichita Summer Camps & Programs

Summer Camps in Wichita UPDATE: Due to the ever-evolving nature of COVID-19, please contact each camp individually to see how they are handling the changes and navigating the phases that our local government has...

Seeking Wonder and Beauty in Education

This post is sponsored by Christ the Savior Academy. Before I had children, while studying art in Paris, France, I learned a few things from the French about parenting. In essence, French parents create and...

Kindergarten 2020: What to Expect in Today’s Kindergarten Classrooms

This post is sponsored by USD 259 Wichita Public Schools. The world of early childhood education, including kindergarten, is constantly evolving to meet the needs of students and the standards set by education governing bodies....
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Side Hustle Have You in a Bustle? Legal Tips for Your Side Gig

Thank you to Martin Pringle for sponsoring this post written by Karlee Canaday & Danielle Cornejo, and for providing excellence in business and entrepreneurial law for Wichita business owners. The side hustle is real. A...

New Year, New You…New Hobby?

This post is sponsored by The WSU Office for Workforce, Professional and Community Education. Ring in the New Year with a focus on you! Wichita State University has more than 50 non-credit, personal enrichment classes...
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Guide to Preschools and Schools in Wichita

Some of the most common questions we receive include recommendations for the best preschools and schools in Wichita and surrounding areas. The Wichita Mom Team families are a diverse mix of public, private, virtual,...

Ultimate Guide to Fitness & Working Out in Wichita

When it comes to health and fitness in Wichita, there are so many options! Schedules, budgets, and fitness goals are not one size fits all, and so we are here to help narrow down...

Christmas Lights in Wichita

Where are the best Christmas lights in Wichita? Right here!. ‘Tis the season to keep the kids up past their bedtime, pile in the car (preferably in pajamas, because everything is more fun in...

Sorry, I Can’t. My Kid Has __________

I am a sports mom, hear me roar! Sports moms are a special breed. We spend long hours in the car driving from place to place to watch our favorite athlete do what they...

The Best Gift to Give Your Family This Year: An Estate Plan

Despite what your kids are probably telling you right now, the best gift you can give them is not a new doll that grows hair when you water it or a stuffed animal that...

Illuminations at Botanica: Come to Wichita’s Premier Light Show This Winter!

Ready to enjoy Wichita’s best holiday light show? Come to Botanica this year and you’re sure to be blown away by the experience that Illuminations, our yearly holiday show, has to offer. Get all...

5 Reasons the ‘Short & Suite Nutcracker’ is the Family Holiday Event You Don’t...

After selling out all three performances last December during its inaugural run, Midwest Dance Mechanix is excited to bring its “Short & Suite Nutcracker” back to the stage with expanded performance times this December!...

Botanica Carousel Open for Rides November 29th

November 2019 -- Botanica Wichita is preparing for opening night of Wichita's largest holiday attraction, Illuminations. On November 29th, guests will not only be able to stroll the gardens to enjoy over 2 million lights,...
Thanksgiving Meals in Wichita

Where to Find Thanksgiving Meals in Wichita

Whether you host, attend as a guest, or spend Thanksgiving on a tropical island - not everyone spends their days in the kitchen leading up to Thanksgiving. *Of course we admire those who do!...