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Dana

Dana Holmes is a proud Brooklyn mom and founder of Metro Mom Club, a source for urban moms who want to stay stylish while raising thoughtful, brilliant, bad ass city kids. She has been writing about etiquette, occasions, gift ideas, trends and family fun for more than a decade and has been interviewed by the New York Times, Associated Press, TODAY in NY and many, many more.

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Let’s be honest, those bulky metal and plastic baby and pet gates are a real home décor “don’t”. However, when your little one is trying to climb into the fireplace, your toddler’s favorite pastime is reprogramming your electronics and your dog is in survival mode just trying to hide from

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FeaturedKiddos

I grew up watching PBS. I’m a die hard fan for life. Sesame Street taught me a lot and I loved it so as my kids grow I remember certain skits that I just have to share with them and you, dear readers. So, if your kiddo is starting to get

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FeaturedGiveawaysMomsPregnancyProduct Reviews

We all enjoy some natural healing for our body and mind, but when you’re expecting a new baby or you’ve just had one, natural essentials for the wee one are more than simple pleasures.  Knowing that your baby isn’t being exposed to unnecessary toxins helps you sleep better at night…

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AdviceFeaturedInspirationMomsPregnancy

If you’ve been following MMC for a while, you know about my convoluted story of trying to get pregnant. So, when our second rainbow baby (baby that comes after a miscarriage) arrived we were over the moon thrilled. But let me back up. I want to tell you about my

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AdviceFeaturedKiddosMoms

Getting into the swing of things when kids head back to school is tough. It’s even more tough if it’s your first or second year of pre-school for your family because of separation anxiety, unfamiliar time crunch and wake up times, not to mention so many new people and environments.

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