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Things TBMB is Loving in October!

Do you love learning about products, services, or “must haves” from other moms? Then we have great news for you! Our monthly series, “Things We’re Loving,” will feature things our contributors (local moms with diverse interests like you!) are loving each month – everything from their favorite beauty products to local attractions. Here are some things […]

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Building Your Child’s Confidence Through Reading

Sponsored By: Academy at the LakesWords by Mrs. Debbie Szarko, Lower Division Librarian, Academy at the Lakes Mrs. Debbie Szarko started working at Academy at the Lakes in 1994. She has built a library program in which children are excited about reading. She teaches her students about virtues such as empathy, compassion, and perseverance. The […]

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Make the Hospital Less Scary with the UnMonsters App

Sponsored By: St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital As an adult, going to the hospital can be a scary experience. But imagine being a child who is unfamiliar with a hospital setting – all you see are large machines and equipment, rooms full of people you don’t know, and doctors walking everywhere in masks. Sounds even scarier, doesn’t it? […]

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Hope in Our Community: How Northwestern Mutual Greater Tampa Bay’s Support is Felt Locally

Sponsored by: Northwestern Mutual of Greater Tampa BayIn an effort to facilitate additional research and help families impacted by pediatric cancer, Northwestern Mutual in Tampa Bay recently donated $200,000 to the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. For mothers like Yael Hatfield, whose daughter Rachel was diagnosed with a brain tumor in July of 2015, this […]

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Coffee Shops in Tampa Bay – It’s National Coffee Day!

  Today is National Coffee Day! Coffee. It’s one of my favorite words (mostly because it’s the first thing on my mind each morning!). As moms, it seems like we can’t function without the stuff. Even the smell of coffee beans is enticing, isn’t it? There are so many ways you can enjoy your coffee – black, with […]

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BELONG Tour: Why You Really Don’t Want to Miss This and Your Chance to Win TICKETS!

This post is sponsored by: The BELONG TourLadies, I am SO excited to tell you all about the BELONG Tour – an amazing event coming to Tampa October 14-15 at the USF Sun Dome! The event features a wonderful lineup of inspirational women that you will definitely want to hear and learn from! These writers, musicians, […]

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Your Guide to Halloween Events for Kids and Teens in Tampa Bay

  While it still might feel like summer in Tampa Bay, fall is almost here and that means Halloween is right around the corner! If you’re looking for some Halloween-themed events for your kids or teens, we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking for scary or not-so-scary family fun, these local events are sure to delight your […]

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Personal Passion, Community Action: Northwestern Mutual in Tampa Bay’s Pursuit for a Cure to Childhood Cancer

    According to the National Cancer Institute, childhood cancer is the leading cause of death by disease past infancy among children under the age of 19 in the United States. A recent American Cancer Society study shows that 10,380 children under the age of 15 in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer […]

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