Trees are blooming, bulbs are popping up and the weather is improving. Easter is sneaking up on us! Here's a list of Easter-related happenings in the area. If you know of something I'm missing please comment on this post and let us all know. I'm definitely missing a few items at the bottom from last year. Pay attention to the registration deadlines for some of these events. Also - take note how many like the "Eggstravaganza" pun. Ongoing Memorial Park Golden Egg Hunt (April 10-16) Staff
This post was originally published in August 2012 and was updated in March 2017. There are affiliate links in this post. I have linked to my favorite favorites. Suzanne says: A pregnant mom asked for recommendations on what to bring in her hospital bag. Great question! My first kid was evicted (induced) 10 days late, so we had lots of reading material. Sitting and waiting for something to happen was not exactly exciting so we needed entertainment. My second kid was about a week early,
Big news! East Memphis Moms is under new management! After 13 years of running locally-focused mom websites, I've decided to head in a new direction. And after two years of running this site from my new home in the Dallas area it's become clear to me that Memphis deserves to have a local mom running the site again. Meet Sally Fienup! Sally Fienup (LinkedIn) and her husband Chris live in East Memphis with their two daughters who are almost six and almost three. Sally was born and
Can you believe that this website was founded six years ago? I had lived in Memphis for about six months, and my boys were only two and seven. Now they are eight and 13! Here's a look back at some of the family-oriented stuff that's changed in Memphis since February 2010: Children's Museum of Memphis They've redone several areas inside the museum, including the awesome spot for our littlest kids, and added the amazing H2Oh! splash park and outdoor play area. And the Grand Carousel is
Happy last weekend in February, moms! How did we get here so fast? Make it a great weekend with these fun events for your family: The Ugly Duckling The Orpheum Friday, 6:30pm Lightwire Theater and Corbian Visual Arts and Dance bring new life to a classic tale, Hans Christian Andersen's "The Ugly Duckling." Lined with electroluminescent wire, these well-known characters continue the Corbian tradition as they illuminate the darkened stage and wind their way into audiences’ hearts.