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Our Day with Thomas


We were honored to represent Reno Moms Blog at the Day Out with Thomas in Virginia City on Sunday, October 22nd.  I thought we would just be taking our two year old, but my 15 year old step-son who grew up loving Thomas, couldn’t pass up the opportunity.  We were …

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PumpkinPalooza is October 22 in Victorian Square


Every October, families descend on Victorian Square in Sparks to celebrate fall, and this year will be no different. Year after year PumpkinPalooza attendance grows, gaining popularity with families looking for good old-fashioned fun and an affordable way to spend the day at a wholesome event, free from reality TV …

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Meningitis! Our Momma Doc Shares What You Should Know


Breaking news – An unusually high number of viral/aseptic meningitis cases have health officials in Washoe County concerned, particularly since the outbreak coincides with a similar outbreak of viral meningitis in Susanville, CA. But what is meningitis? Meningitis is an infection of the thin layer of tissue around the brain …

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Adam Trent: Family Friendly Fun thru October 22


I love a good family date night, and the Eldorado Showroom has become our go-to place to go as a family for a fun night out. A few weeks ago, we headed out to see the Adam Trent: The Next Generation of Magic. I mean, how cool is it that we …

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‘Planning’ and ‘Parenting’ Are Not Contradictory Words

Rachel Cabanting

As an Army master sergeant, a safety manager, a radiation safety officer and fellow Nevadan, I would like to think that I have “my stuff” together.  Spending 16 years in the military makes you a planner, a leader, and a subject matter expert in contingency planning and logistically living life …

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