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.
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Bloom 2019 Recap

On the Saturday before Mother's Day, nearly 50 new and expecting mamas gathered at Ready Set GROW in Northeast Portland to attend Bloom: A Celebration of Motherhood. Rather than a large, trade-show-style event, BLOOM...
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Earth Day Family Fun Around Portland

Earth Day is April 22. What began in 1970 in the United States is now celebrated each year by 1 billion people in 192 countries. So your kids ride bikes and use water bottles,...
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Work-Life Integration: How Moms Can Build the Life They Want at VIDA

Being a mom is tough work. Worthy and rewarding work, to be sure, but wow, do our kids make it challenging at times! And that's only the parenting part of life... There's no on/off switch...

Another Katie: Please Welcome Our Newest Writer

We all need another Katie in our lives, and Portland Moms Blog is thrilled to add our third one to our contributor team! Katie is a stay-at-home(ish) mom, East Coast transplant, and former clinical...
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8 Indoor Activities for Toddlers in Portland

There are so many incredible things to do in our amazing city, but unfortunately, many of the local attractions are hard to do with a one-year-old. Even more, a handful of the good ones...
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PMB’s 2019 Guide to Portland Summer Camps Is Here!

Summer planning season is upon us! Adventure awaits Portland families for 2019 and we're delighted to share with you amazing summer camps offered in and around the metro area. Check out a few of...

Meet Our New Contributor: Jessica

Jessica is a pediatric occupational therapist and owner of The Wiggle Room, an indoor play space for all abilities in the Hollywood neighborhood. She has guest posted with PMB on flying with children and...
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New Contributor: Have You Met Kat?

2019 is starting off great with lots of new voices on PMB! Kat has guest posted on the blog in the past couple months with her inspiring words on Mastering Your Style in 15...
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Could Online School Be Right for Your Child?

With the start of the New Year and the upcoming semester, some parents may be thinking about changing their child’s education. My daughter Emily is a sixth grader at Oregon Connections Academy, an online...

Meet Megan, Our Newest Contributor!

Portland Moms Blog is adding another veteran guest writer to our team! Megan Barella is a Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator and Master Trainer. Over the past couple of years, she has written periodically...