Portland Mom Collective

Portland Mom Collective is a group of writers raising kids in the Portland area, sharing their stories and experiences with our community.
2021 Guide to Portland Summer Camps

Simplify Summer Planning: 2021 Guide to Portland Summer Camps

We know managing the logistics of family life has been difficult this past year. Many summer camps are just now sharing the details of their 2021 offerings, and we're dedicated to providing our community...
Mobile Easter Bunny Graphic

Book a Visit with PMC’s Mobile Easter Bunny! [SOLD OUT]

THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT While a giant indoor egg hunt isn’t in the cards for this year, PMC wants your family to have a fun, safe, and exciting way to celebrate the season. So, we’re bringing...

Keeping the Classroom from Becoming a Cubicle: Adapting to Distance Learning

“I don’t think the teachers are enjoying this either”, my son says, slumped over the dining room table, resting his head and rubbing his eyes. It’s that look of midday crash, being exhausted from blue...
2020 #ShopPDX Holiday Gift Guide

2020 #shopPDX Holiday Gift Guide

We all know 2020 has been a whopper of a year. Now more than ever, it’s important to support our local business community during the holidays by spending our dollars close to home. For the...
First Day Printable - Featured Size

FREE First Day of School Printable (Customizable!)

We know this year's back-to-school vibe is not quite what kids (and parents) are used to. The typical excitement of checking out a new classroom or meeting this year's teacher has been replaced with...
Open Call for Contributors 2020

Join Our Team: 2020 Open Call for Contributors

Are you a Portland-area mom or caregiver who loves writing? Are you interested in connecting with other parents, exploring creative writing, or sharing your special skill or area of expertise? Join our contributor team! Every mom has a...
Happy Last Day Mosaic 2020

Last Day of School :: Celebrating Our Kids in 2020

In the fall, who could have predicted what the last day of the 2019-2020 school year would look like? Instead of the usual fanfare, fun, and ceremony of a typical last day, our family...
Neighborhood Egg Hunt

Portland Neighborhood Egg Hunt :: April 11-12

Portland kids may not have the opportunity to go to their favorite egg hunt this year, but that doesn't mean we can't have some physically-distant neighborhood fun. Much like #chalkyourwalk or the bear hunts you...
Portland Mom Collective Intro

Portland Moms Blog Is Now Portland Mom Collective

For over five years, Portland Moms Blog has brought content, resources, and community to families across Oregon and Southwest Washington. Our goal from the start has been to serve moms from all stages of...
Stuck Inside Survival Guide

The Stuck Inside Survival Guide

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused tremendous disruption and uncertainty in our lives and the lives of our children. We all have BIG feelings right now, and the best course of action is to try to...