Laura Mulcahy

Laura Mulcahy
Laura is wife to Marty, and mom to Michael (11), Joseph (9) and Anna (5). She spends most of her days juggling working from home, shuffling kids to activities and can usually be found cheering on the boys from the baseball stands. She is born and raised in Kansas City, graduated from KU (Rock Chalk Jayhawk!) and has spent most of her career in advertising sales. She loves big Italian family dinners, trying out new restaurants in Kansas City on a rare date night and can never say no to an impromptu dance party with her kids.

A Pediatric Emergency Room with Kid friendly + Mom-approved Amenities

This post is sponsored by The Pediatric Center at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. As a mom of three kids, I've learned to trust my intuition when I think something is not quite right. My...
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What to Bring to an Urgent Care Visit with Kids

If you have children, it's bound to happen. They get sick after hours, on weekends, holidays and your go-to pediatrician's office isn't open. So, what you do if your child is in need of...

Kansas City Museum’s Fairy Princess: An Enchanting Holiday Tradition

Some holiday traditions stand the test of time. When I was a little girl, my grandmother and mom took my cousins and I to visit the Fairy Princess at the Kansas City Museum. As young...

Tips for Buying a Family Car

Your growing family comes with a long list of needs, and buying a car may be one of the biggest decisions you make. Kansas City Mom Collective sat down with Morgan Oakes of Oakes Kia...

Fueling Kansas City: The Roasterie’s 30th Anniversary Campaign

It was 30 years ago that Kansas City's Coffee Company, The Roasterie, was born. In 1978, Danny O'Neill visited Costa Rica as an exchange student and picked his first coffee. The coffee tree, coffee production...

Summer Fun at Zona Rosa

Zona Rosa is my family's favorite place to shop, dine and play in the Northland. They have a full line- up of free summer fun from concerts to movies, festivals and more. Bookmark this page...
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All-Inclusive Home Maintenance for Busy Families

This post is sponsored by EncompassOne Home Solutions. They provide homeowners with a single point of contact providing service covering everything from scheduled maintenance visits, small handyman repairs to full scale renovations.  If you're like...
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5 Tips to Prevent Drowning This Summer

With many Kansas City families heading to the lake or beach this summer, it's important to remember that water can be a dangerous place for kids. In fact, drowning is the leading cause of...
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How to Calm Kids Who are Scared of the Dentist

Many children (and some adults) are scared of the dentist. Sweet Tooth Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics knows how important it is to find a practice that answers all your questions and makes children feel comfortable...

Top 5 Home Safety Tips

Each year, 8,000 families lose a child because of a preventable injury (Safe Kids). June is National Safety Month, and we've teamed up with Charlie's House to feature the best ways to prevent injuries...
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Comcast Offering FREE Internet for Qualifying Families

We live in a digital world. Everywhere you look, people are on their phones, computers, Facetiming family or friends, even doctor appointments are virtual. Most people do not think twice about paying their internet...

A Weekend at the Ozark’s Big Cedar Lodge

Just a little over three hours from Kansas City sits a gorgeous family-friendly resort that you have to see to believe. Nestled in the Ozark Mountains, on the shores of Table Rock Lake, you'll...
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Finding Relief for Tech Neck

This post is sponsored by F.I.T. Muscle and Joint Clinic, with eight locations across the metro. For most of my adult life, I've experienced headaches caused by tension and tightness in my neck, shoulders and upper...

Live Music for Kids is Back at MTC Kids Jam

This post is sponsored by the Midwest Trust Center's Kids Jam concert series, a free series designed with families in mind! Live music for kids is back! There's just something about watching a live performance,...

Living with a Body That Attacks Itself

This post is sponsored by Horizon Therapeutics. My journey with Graves Disease goes back about 14 years ago. When I was 28, I attended the Michael Buble concert and met some friends at Kansas City...
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