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A Wish for My Children to be Passionate, Fair and Righteous

12/23/13

A Wish for My Children to be Passionate, Fair and Righteous

A crusading mom blogger's wish for her kids

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Autism Awareness Gift Guide

12/20/13

Autism Awareness Gift Guide

Special needs advocate Lisa Lightner recommends autism awareness gifts for families, teachers or therapists.

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Remembering Nelson Mandela for Children

12/18/13

Remembering Nelson Mandela for Children

Mom blogger EJ Curran suggests ways to cast the life of the iconic South African leader in a way kids can understand.

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Later Gator Nutcracker

12/16/13

Later Gator Nutcracker

In this classic Christmas post, watching The Nutcracker on TV becomes a family event, put to rhyme by blogger Marion Kase.

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Protecting the Holiday Cheer When Your Child Is Overwhelmed by It All

12/13/13

Protecting the Holiday Cheer When Your Child Is Overwhelmed by It All

Mom blogger Kelly Raudenbush knows how to calm the chaos the holidays can cause in kids.

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Dear Santa...

12/11/13

Dear Santa...

Mom blogger Jeanne McCullough has a special request for Santa this Christmas — the use of an elf.

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Best Holiday Jokes for Kids

12/09/13

Best Holiday Jokes for Kids

Mom blogger Toni Langdon shares her kids' favorite holiday jokes.

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Gift Book Review: Hoop Genius

12/06/13

Gift Book Review: Hoop Genius

Kiddie lit mom blogger Jean Ladden reviews Hoop Genius: How a Desperate Teacher and a Rowdy Gym Class Invented Basketball

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Experiences, Not Toys This Christmas

12/04/13

Experiences, Not Toys This Christmas

Mom blogger Jennifer Auer agrees that family memberships to area venues are a fantastic holiday gift option

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Review: A Very Furry Christmas 2013 at Sesame Place

12/02/13

Review: A Very Furry Christmas 2013 at Sesame Place

Mom blogger Darla DeMorrow reviews the 2013 version of A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place

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About This Blog

Outstanding Delaware Valley mom bloggers share insights about their kids or themselves, family experiences or ways they handled parenting situations. Their items — often reposted from their blogs — reflect everyday experiences that anyone can relate to rather than political viewpoints or belief systems.

MomSpeak Contributors

Trish Adkins, Yoke
Jennifer Auer, Jersey Family Fun
Stacy Heenan Biscardi, Wifty & Shifty
Hillary Chybinski, My Scraps
EJ Curran, Four Little Monsters
Darla DeMorrow, The Pregnant Entrepreneur
Rachée Fagg, Say It Rah-Shay
Raya Fagg, And Starring As Herself…MRSRFKJ
Erin Flynn Jay, Mastering the Mommy Track
Marion Kase, Helicopter-Caterpillar
Jean Ladden, Jean's Book Reviews
Brie Latini, ( . . . a breezy life)
Toni Langdon, Tickles and Time Outs
Lisa Lightner, A Day in Our Shoes
Jeanine Ludwikowski, Mommy Entourage
Jeanne McCullough, Mom Hearts Pinot
Trina O'Boyle, O’Boy! Organic
Kelly Raudenbush, My Overthinking
Sandra Telep, West Philly Mama
Marissa Kiepert Truong, Land of Once Upon a Time
Lisa Weinstein, The Mixed Up Brains of Lisa Weinstein
Shivaun Williams, Dar Liomsa (In My Opinion)
Paige Wolf, Spit That Out!

If you are a Philadelphia-area mom blogger and would like to contribute to MomSpeak, please e-mail editor@metrokids.com.

 

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