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A New Season at Stages Theatre Company | Twin Cities Mom Collective

A New Season at Stages Theatre Company

Stages Theatre Company is thrilled to announce its 2020-2021 season, featuring a diverse blend of plays and musicals focusing on friendships, adventures, and discoveries. The Discover the Journey season’s nine-show lineup includes five musical productions,...
Spring Break Activities Guide | Twin Cities Mom Collective

Guide to Spring Break Activities in the Twin Cities

The kids are off for the week and you're either celebrating or pulling your hair out. We got you, mama! We hope this list of Spring Break activities gets you inspired to enjoy some...

Reading Tips for Busy Families

Research tells us it is never too early to start reading to children.  From the day they are born, infants, toddlers, and preschoolers develop language skills and pre-literacy skills every day that help them...
Camp Guide | Twin Cities Mom Collective

2020 Twin Cities Summer Camp Guide

Summer will be here before we know it! Now is the time to find a summer camp your child can be part of during the summer months. The Twin Cities has a lot to...
A Twin Cities Mom's Guide to March 2020 | Twin Cities Mom Collective

A Twin Cities Mom’s Guide to March 2020

Spring is on the horizon... and we are so excited about it! We hope you’ll use this guide to get out and start savoring the season! We’ll update with new additions as they come.March...

Refresh Your Child’s Diet with Low-Sugar Options

Many families look to the new year as a time to reset their eating habits and focus on making healthier choices. However, adults aren’t the only ones who could use a menu refresh, as...
A Twin Cities Mom's Guide to Winter | Twin Cities Mom Collective

A Twin Cities Mom’s Guide to Winter 2020

We know as Minnesotans winter can be brutal. We want you to find the fun in the season! Here are some activities you can enjoy and resources you can use with your family all...
Rediscover Your Own Backyard | Twin Cities Mom Collective

Rediscover Your Backyard This Winter

Children in our “neck of the woods” are so lucky to have four distinct seasons to explore and enjoy. Chances are you have heard about the importance of outdoor play, but many of us...
A Twin Cities Mom's Guide to February 2020 | Twin Cities Mom Collective

A Twin Cities Mom’s Guide to February 2020

Yes, it’s still winter, but there’s so much to do in the Twin Cities! We hope you’ll use this guide to find all the fun February has to offer! We’ll update with new additions...
The Dot | Twin Cities Mom Collective

Stages Theatre Company, in collaboration with Escalate Dance & Theatre Studio, presents The Dot

Celebrate the artist within each of us with Stages Theatre Company’s world premiere production of The Dot. Based on the award-winning book by Peter H. Reynolds, this inspiring tale about the power of the...

Pump the Brakes: Developing A Mindfulness Practice with Kindergartners

Pumping the brakes to slow down on Minnesota’s snow-covered roads is trusted advice for any driver. On my way to Wayzata to teach kindergarten each winter morning, I often think of this same advice...
Education Guide | Twin Cities Mom Collective

Twin Cities Guide to Early Education

As parents, our child's education is something we place value on. We want them to receive a well-rounded educational experience that leaves them with a lifelong love of learning and exploring. We know that...

Developing Character in Young Children: The Value of a Virtues Education

“Who you are inside is what helps you make and do everything in life.” ~Fred Rogers Preparing young children to be successful in school and life requires much more than teaching ABCs and 1-2-3s. Successful students...
Belly Breathing With Your Baby | Twin Cities Mom Collective

Belly Breathing With Your Babies

As our world continues to speed up, it’s more important than ever to help your child slow down. That’s why mindfulness practices are incorporated in every one of YWCA Minneapolis Early Childhood Education classrooms....