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Mighty Sky: an astronomical success

Mighty Sky: an astronomical success

Kathy O'Connell also likes the song “Escalator,” from David Tobocman's CD of the same name, and she tracks Trout Fishing in America's December appearances.

December 2012
Son loves his pet more than mom!

Son loves his pet more than mom!

Of course he does, says humorist Jeanne Martin. The dog doesn't make your son clean his room.

August 2012
Advice Is Hard To Swallow!

Advice Is Hard To Swallow!

Momma's sort of tongue-in-cheek advice when you get unwelcome advice about breastfeeding: It's your life and your child.

May 2012
Worst Player on the Team

Worst Player on the Team

Momma offers tongue-in-cheek advice about 9-year-old boys who are, well, not that great at their chosen sport.

April 2012
How To Dump an Evil ‘Friend’

How To Dump an Evil ‘Friend’

What should a mom do if her 3rd grade daughter's best friend is mean? Here's Mama's somewhat tongue-in-cheek solution.

March 2012
Flashcards and Pusher Parents

Flashcards and Pusher Parents

Ask Momma tees off on parents who don't let their kids be kids.

February 2012
Pushy Toddlers

Pushy Toddlers

Ask Momma takes a humorous look at the tendency of little ones to "shove, chop and mow their way through."

January 2012
Get a Wii Out of Grammy

Get a Wii Out of Grammy

Tongue-in-cheek instructions for getting a big Christmas present from your child's grandparents.

December 2011
Gifted Bragging

Gifted Bragging

A humorous look at parents who boast about their gifted children.

November 2011
Paci-Problems

Paci-Problems

A humorous look at how Momma "solved" her child's pacifier problem, and her advice to other binky parents.

October 2011

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Healthy Living

Kids and Therapy

Kids and Therapy

5 ways therapy helps prepare kids for life

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Book Reviews

Kids' Books: Noah's Ark and Blackberry Fool

Kids' Books: Noah's Ark and Blackberry Fool

Reviews of the new children's books Noah's Ark and A Fine Dessert

Prom Savings

Prom Savings

How to save on prom — from the dress to the ride to prom pictures — plus prom themes and party ideas

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Music Reviews

Party Playlist & New Kids Music

Party Playlist & New Kids Music

Kathy O'Connell reviews three new kids music CDs and shares her party playlist.

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Family Fun Features

Take the Kids: Doylestown, PA

Take the Kids: Doylestown, PA

What to do with kids in and around Doylestown, PA

Party Places

Party Places

Local venues where you can host a kid's birthday party with popular themes.

Take the Kids: Doylestown, PA

Take the Kids: Doylestown, PA

What to do with kids in and around Doylestown, PA

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Meet a MetroKids Mom

Meet an MK Family: The Keelys

Meet an MK Family: The Keelys

Meet the family behind Morgan's Magical Ears, which delivers buckets of goodies to kids undergoing surgery at CHOP

The Score: Sports Camps

The Score: Sports Camps

Sports camps for young athletes of all skill levels

How Camps Build Leadership

How Camps Build Leadership

How summer camps build leadership skills through games and activities they can't get at home or school

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Classes

How to Be a Child Star

How to Be a Child Star

What it takes to help talented kids pursue their dream of becoming child actors, singers, dancers or models

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Education Features

School Trends

School Trends

The latest on school trends, including using technology in the classroom, the flipped classroom, outdoor learning and TWI dual language immersion

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Mom Matters

Sandwich Generation Moms

Sandwich Generation Moms

7 stress busters for moms caring for elderly parents and kids

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Solutions

How to Be a Child Star

How to Be a Child Star

What it takes to help talented kids pursue their dream of becoming child actors, singers, dancers or models

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Parties

Party Places

Party Places

Local venues where you can host a kid's birthday party with popular themes.

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Party Features

Prom Savings

Prom Savings

How to save on prom — from the dress to the ride to prom pictures — plus prom themes and party ideas

Party Themes: 5 Parties That Give Back

Party Themes: 5 Parties That Give Back

The charitable birthday bash is a party theme that gives back.

Party Places

Party Places

Local venues where you can host a kid's birthday party with popular themes.

Party Themes: The Half Birthday Party

Party Themes: The Half Birthday Party

The half birthday party is a party idea whose time has come

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Other Disabilities Research & Advice

Tourette Syndrome: What Parents Need to Know

Tourette Syndrome: What Parents Need to Know

Tourette's affects 1 in 360 kids. Here's what parents need to know, from tics to treatment

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Special Needs Parenting

Tourette Syndrome: What Parents Need to Know

Tourette Syndrome: What Parents Need to Know

Tourette's affects 1 in 360 kids. Here's what parents need to know, from tics to treatment

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