Motherly connection: Kona Moms group provides online/offline support community

  • Mothers join their children in play Friday at the Kona Moms field trip to Junior Music Academy.

  • Ally Brown plays maracas with her daughter Kynzie Friday at the Kona Moms field trip to Junior Music Academy.

  • Siena Satomba, left, Everly Yeaton and Emma Costa play with maracas Friday at the Kona Moms field trip to Junior Music Academy. (Photos by Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Lexie Bristow shakes a maraka for her mom Jill Friday at the Kona Moms field trip to Junior Music Academy.

KAILUA-KONA — About four years ago, on her couch and “really lonely” from the isolation of early motherhood, Toccara Chrisman dreamed up the idea to form Kona Moms.