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5 Must-See Padded Outdoor Playgrounds Around Columbia | Columbia SC Moms Blog

5 Must-See Padded Outdoor Playgrounds Around Columbia

The only thing better than playground time with your kids is padded playground time with your kids. I love whoever came up with the idea to add rubber flooring to outside spaces. Our children (especially the littlest ones) can enjoy the fresh air and sunshine on these awesome, squishy-floored creations. We parents can breathe that […]

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10 At Home Summer Activities For Babies | Columbia SC Moms Blog

10 At Home Summer Activities For Babies

Although it’s technically the first day of summer, it honestly it feels like it’s been here for months. As a stay-at-home mom, one of the things I’ve been thinking a lot about is how I’m going to entertain my baby during the sweltering Columbia summer months. There are some great places to visit with your […]

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Dads Need Villages Too | Columbia SC Moms Blog

Dads Need Villages Too

There have been countless articles, think pieces and blogs about the importance of finding your mama tribe and solidifying your village. From curbing the feeling of isolation to commiserating over typical toddler behavior to a safe place to vent about in-laws, spouses or the latest loud toy your kid loves, your tribe is indispensable. They […]

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4 Must-See Small Parks in the Midlands - Columbia SC Moms Blog

4 Must-See Small Parks in the Midlands

The Midlands offer a wide variety of parks; small to large, bustling to peaceful, traditional to unique, urban, suburban, and rural/wooded. Below is a list of some of my personal favorite small, neighborhood parks (defined as smaller than 2 acres). These are great places to meet neighbors, have a play date, and build your family’s community.  Quinine […]

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Celebrate International Babywearing Week with Fun, Local Events & More! Columbia SC Moms Blog

Celebrate International Babywearing Week with Fun, Local Events & More!

Babywearing lovers from around the world are gearing up to celebrate International Babywearing Week, and Babywearing International of Columbia has lots of local, fun events planned. The public is invited to join the celebration, which takes place from Wednesday, Oct. 5 through Monday, Oct. 10 and will feature all kinds of free or cheap events […]

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Finding My “Village” in Columbia - Columbia SC Moms Blog

Finding My “Village” in Columbia

Bryan and I moved to Columbia from Charlotte in May 2014. Our daughter was six months old. We were leaving the only friend circle we knew (which was a group of awesome non-parents who, while incredibly supportive of our new role, were also slightly terrified on how to deal with us) and our families were […]

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the best free or almost free activities in columbia

The Best FREE (and almost free) Activities in Columbia for 2016

Splash Pads Columbia’s got 13 splash pads, all of them free (call the rec department to be sure they’re turned on). They range from bare bones at Heathwood Park to pretty awesome at Drew Park. Take a lunch, some sand toys if the park’s got sand, and make a day of it. Not downtown? Lexington’s Corley Street […]

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