Kathy Schommer

Kathy Schommer is the Owner and Founder of Fargo Mom. She is a (nearly) lifelong North Dakotan, married to her college sweetheart, and has 3 rambunctious girls. Kathy is passionate about connecting moms, advocating for maternal mental health, and giving back to this wonderful community any way she can. She loves all things crafting, attempting to read books not related to parenting, and drinking hot coffee every chance she gets. When Kathy’s not attempting to work with her kids yelling in the background, you might find her at one of the local breweries or coffee bars in the area or attempting to find unique treasures at a local thrift store. To contact Kathy, e-mail her at [email protected]
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Move Over Pumpkin Pie: This Butterscotch Pumpkin Cake is THE Best!

We all know pumpkin pie is that holiday staple. Golden and delicious, most of us revel in all the pumpkin goodness this time of year. But I'm here to tell you there may just...
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Fargo Mom Virtual Halloween Costume Contest!

I think we can all agree we could use more positivity in 2020, and what better way to get a smile than cute kiddos and families in Halloween costumes? Fargo Mom is hosting its inaugural...
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Fargo Mom Fall Favorites!

It's time for our list of Fargo Mom Fall Favorites! Our team of local mom writers collaborated together to share some of our favorite fall trends, recipes, and products. From yummy candles and coffee...
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Throwback Thursday: Fargo Mom Launch Party at West Acres!

All photos courtesy of West Acres.  Fargo Mom launched 6 months ago on January 22, 2020 with a team of over 30 local mom writers and a passion to connect moms in the Fargo-Moorhead community....
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Feeding Our Community: YMCA COVID-19 Meal Program

Jasmin Farmakes started working from home in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Her husband was sent to work out of town. With so many changes in their lives since the news of the...
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Neighborhood Egg Hunt + Other At-Home Easter & Passover Activities!

While we can't have our traditional community Easter egg hunts this year, we can still have some fun with our kiddos and neighbors through a neighborhood "egg" hunt, social distancing style! Plus, you can enter...

Strong as a Midwest Mother Shirt

From April 1-22, get our "Strong as a Midwest Mother" shirt and all proceeds will go towards our United Way of Cass-Clay's "Home for Good" initiative (a campaign coordinated by the 35 Under 35...
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Resource Guide for COVID-19: Tips, Tricks, & Information

Our goal at Fargo Mom continues to be serving as a hub for connections and resources, even during difficult and uncertain times. Our hope is that this resource guide will help you now and...
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Fun Ways to Stay Connected to the Local Businesses You Love!

While everyone is hunkered down at home, or local businesses and organizations have come up with some unique and fun ways to reach you! So we've compiled a list of the cool things being...
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Welcome to Fargo Mom!

Hey, you! Welcome! I am so glad you are here. Like, really, really glad. So glad I wish I could buy you a (hot) cup of coffee and give you a hug. This website was...
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