Moms’ Night Out at Metro Appliances & More on May 25, 2017

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Mark your calendar for Thursday, May 25, 2017 because you’re officially invited to our Moms’ Night Out at the new Metro Appliances & More. (The Springdale location has now moved to 801 Metro Place, Lowell, Ark.) A long-time website sponsor, our friends at Metro are preparing a special reception just for the readers of nwaMotherlode. [...]

Northwest Arkansas Calendar of Events: May 2017

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Note from the Mamas: School will be out in just a few weeks (where did the year go?!), so don’t forget to CLICK HERE to go to our 2017 Summer Camps and Events Guide for Kids! Bentonville Film Festival The Bentonville Film Festival returns for its 3rd year with a ton of fantastic films, panels and [...]

Not native to Northwest Arkansas? Welcome Wagon 2.0 to the rescue!

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Whether you live in Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers, Bentonville (or any of the lovely little cities in between), Northwest Arkansas is a great place to live and raise a family. We’d like to welcome you to this corner of the state and help you get started. We’ve pulled together some resources to help you plug in [...]

Where Kids Eat Free in Northwest Arkansas


Sometimes a mama just needs a break from the kitchen. Use the Kids Eat Free list to find a fun place to eat without breaking the bank. Click here to get the expanded, printer-friendly version of this list. (Our thanks to Second Elm for sponsoring the popular Kids Eat Free list for Northwest Arkansas parents! [...]

Above & Beyond in Northwest Arkansas

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Today we’re launching a new category for the website called “Above & Beyond in Northwest Arkansas.” This category will house stories about local companies doing extraordinary things for our corner of the state. As mothers, we know it means something to us personally when companies use some of their profits to care for people in [...]

Northwest Arkansas Calendar + Valentine’s Events: February 2017

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Priceless Night at Scott Family Amazeum Thanks to a gift from Tyson Foods, Inc., we are happy to announce most Wednesday evenings will be Priceless Nights at the Scott Family Amazeum! These pay-as-you-wish evenings allow guests to make a donation to the Amazeum in lieu of admission. Date: Feb. 1 Time: 4-7 p.m. Location: Amazeum [...]

Join us for a Girls’ Night Out to see Dirty Dancing!

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It’s time for a fun Girls’ Night Out! On March 9th, we’ll be going to see Dirty Dancing come to life on stage at the Walton Arts Center. We would LOVE it if you and a few of your friends would join us. Tickets are available now for the show on March 9th at 7 [...]

The best snow cone stands in Northwest Arkansas!

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UPDATED for Summer 2016: We love a sweet, syrupy snow cone on a hot summer day! We rounded up a list of where you can find great snow cones throughout Northwest Arkansas. If you don’t see your favorite snow cone stand on the list, email us and let us know where it is! Click HERE [...]

Slightly Tilted: Bronze is the new black

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By Jen Adair, Blogger at Slightly Tilted, Entreprenuer, Homeschool Mom to two fab kiddos Oh, vacation. I so need you. My hubby needs you. My kids need you. My neighborhood needs us to leave. Our co-workers need a break from us. It’ s time. It takes me a little bit more preparation to go on [...]