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.

8 Tips for Saving Money On Your Summer Energy Bill

This post is sponsored by Evergy. It’s already been a HOT, HOT Kansas City summer and it has only just begun. We all know our energy bills will be higher this time of year. We've...

Guide to Family Friendly Shows at Starlight Theatre

This post is sponsored by Starlight Theatre. The unique experience of enjoying a Broadway show under the stars is a great way to introduce your kids to musical theatre and Starlight Theatre has a fantastic...

Skin Cancer: My Story + Tips to Prevent it This Summer

This post is sponsored by University Health. Summertime means lots of time in the sun. As a kid, I always loved laying out at the neighborhood pool. My fair-skin would typically burn, and I would...

Summer Fun at Zona Rosa

This post is sponsored by 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,...

10 Taco Spots to Try in Kansas City

From traditional taquerias serving authentic Mexican flavors to trendy eateries with innovative spins on classic recipes, Kansas City has something to satisfy every taco craving! Our KCMC team picked our must-try taco spots for...

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...
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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...
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