Tampa Bay Moms

Tampa Bay Moms is passionate about connecting Moms (and others) in Tampa Bay and its surrounding cities. We are a central place to find fun information, mommy resources, local happenings and more!
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The ABCs of Safe Sleep  

Before it’s time to teach a child his ABCs, parents, and caregivers need to know the crucially important ABCs of safe sleep. Unsafe sleep practices, including co-sleeping, continue to be a leading cause of...
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Smart Equipment in Football is Here and It’s Advancing the Game

Football in the south is sacred. College football, in particular, can lead to divided households particularly a battle between Florida State and the University of Florida. Whether you're a Gator fan or die-hard Seminole...

Tampa Parents: How Fire Safe Is Your College Student’s Housing? 

Tampa Bay is home to well over 100,000 college students, many of whom live on campus or in nearby student housing. As parents, we like to think the worst thing that could happen to our...

How to Find the Right Preschool

“Is my child ready for elementary school?” If you’re the parent of a young child, or children, chances are you’ve asked yourself this question. We all want to make sure we’re giving our children every...
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Preventing The Unthinkable: Shaken Baby Syndrome

It’s no secret that parenting can be stressful. Situations like a baby who won’t stop crying can be hard to handle, especially if they’ve tried everything to soothe him or her.  As stress levels rise,...

Nonprofit Spotlight: Kids Helping Kids Pasco County

Who is Kids Helping Kids Pasco County? Founded in the Summer of 2018 by a mom who saw a need to support local, low-income families, Kids Helping Kids Pasco County is a charitable organization that...

The Most Important New Year’s Resolution You’ll Ever Make

In the New Year, we resolve to exercise, save money and eat healthier but there’s one resolution that all moms need to put at the top of their list: child-proofing your home to lower...

Why We Write: Tampa Bay Moms Blog Contributors

Writing is different for each person. We each have reasons for why we write. We would like to share a few of those reasons with you here.  My life is currently all about the ABCs...

5 Tips for Choosing a Preschool in Tampa Bay

Choosing a preschool for your child is a big decision. One that can cause a lot of anxiety. For some of us, it's our first time leaving our child with someone, outside of our...

Summer Sun, Heat and Water Safety Tips for Kids

Summer is upon us and fun activities like swimming, beaching, and playing outside may already be filling your days! As such, we think this is a great time to share some reminders about how...