Cool Sites: Resources for Moms
Motherhood Out Loud shatters traditional notions about parenthood, unveils its inherent comedy and celebrates the deeply personal truths that span and unite generations. Read more about this worldwide touring theatrical production by some of America’s most celebrated writers at www.motherhoodoutloud.com.
SocialMoms.com is a network of moms active in social media. Visit www.socialmoms.com.
NYMetroParents is a comprehensive resource for local family activities, services, etc.. Visit http://www.nymetroparents.com.
Work It, Mom! is a community where working moms share experiences, advice, and support to help make the juggle of work and home life more manageable. Visit www.workitmom.com.
Cool gifts and gear doesn’t make the mom, but it certainly helps make life a little better. Visit www.coolmompicks.com to stay in the know, and sign up for giveaways.
Robin Gorman Newman, author, How to Meet a Mensch in New York and How to Marry a Mensch, has coached hundreds of singles. She offers in-person, phone and online consultations, and will create a Personalized Socializing Plan of Action for you. Visit www.lovecoach.com.
5 Minutes for Mom.com aims to inspire, encourage and empower you to read, relax and connect with other moms. Visit www.5minutesformom.org.
Want to raise safe, self-reliant children without going nuts? Lenore Skenazy, author, Free Range Kids, shares all. Visit www.freerangekids.com.
Macaroni Kid, and its family of Publisher Moms, deliver the scoop on all the family-friendly events and activities happening in their communities each week. Visit www.macaronikid.com.
THE MOMS are a multi-platform lifestyle brand and event company with exposure on the web, television and in print. For the past year, the moms co-hosted a half-hour TV show, Moms & the City and A Dad Named David (WNBC’s David Ushery). Visit www.themoms.com.
A blog network featuring moms from around the world. Visit www.mommybloggersclub.com.
Rene Syler, author, speaker and television personality, decided she wanted to pull back the curtain and expose the myths about modern motherhood; it’s both terribly rewarding and ridiculously stressful, exhilarating and exhausting, fun and frustrating. She heads Good Enough Mother, a parenting community for moms who understand the challenges of kids who think they know everything but won’t eat anything, neighbors for whom failure is not an option and mothers-in-law who just KNOW you’re doing it wrong. Visit www.goodenoughmother.com.
MetroImma addresses the specific needs and desires of Jewish mothers. Their vision is to be the destination site for Jewish moms to socialize, connect and network. Visit www.metroimma.com.
Learn, share and discuss at TODAY Moms: parenting news and views from the TODAY Show. Visit www.moms.today.msnbc.com.
Trends and Tips for living a fashionable and fabulous life even after kids. Visit www.momtrends.com.
Always fresh, funny, informative and entertaining, but never judgmental, Mommy Tracked stives to provide time-crunched, over-extended and multitasked-out moms a much needed and well deserved escape from the chaos of modern motherhood. Visit www.mommytrackd.com.
Stroller Strides is a stroller based workout that offers moms a great way to get in shape, meet other new moms and have fun with their baby. Visit www.strollerstrides.com.
In 2003, from a corner in her New Jersey basement, author/speaker Jen Singer launched MommaSaid.net, a place for moms on the brink of desperation to laugh and linger. Visit www.mommasaid.net.
Mommy Poppins is a popular free resource for parents and kids where you’ll discover the inside skinny on where and what to do, see, learn, play, make, read, splash, eat, run amok, party and envy in the New York area with kids. Visit www.mommypoppins.com.