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Raising a Teen Soundtrack

03/26/14

Raising a Teen Soundtrack

Mom blogger Rachée Fagg sets the challenging task of raising a teenage daughter to an equally dramatic soundtrack.

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10 Must-Pack Items for Disney World

03/24/14

10 Must-Pack Items for Disney World

Don't forget to pack these important items next time you head to Walt Disney World with the family.

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The Mother/Daughter Program

03/21/14

The Mother/Daughter Program

A mom blogger and her daughter sit in on an important group conversation about eating disorders and body image.

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Should You Become an In-Home Childcare Provider?

03/19/14

Should You Become an In-Home Childcare Provider?

A seasoned in-home childcare provider gives advice to other moms considering earning extra money by watching others' kids.

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Mom's Book Review: Dino Pets

03/17/14

Mom's Book Review: Dino Pets

A mom's book review of Dino Pets by Lynn Plourde

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William Jess: A Special Stuffed Friend

03/14/14

William Jess: A Special Stuffed Friend

Little Leo's stuffed orangutan holds a special place in the hearts of both boy and mom, blogger Sandra Telep.

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Frogs Exhibit Mom Review

03/12/14

Frogs Exhibit Mom Review

A mom's review of the Frogs: Nature's Messenger exhibit at Camden, NJ's Adventure Aquarium

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The End of Breastfeeding

03/10/14

The End of Breastfeeding

Mom blogger Paige Wolf muses on feeling guilt and ambivalence as she moves away from breastfeeding her one-year-old

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Memoirs of a Girl Scout Cookie Seller

03/07/14

Memoirs of a Girl Scout Cookie Seller

Mom blogger Raya Fagg shares the secrets she and her daughter have learned selling Girl Scout cookies.

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How to Mark National Disabilities Month

03/05/14

How to Mark National Disabilities Month

Special needs mom advocate Lisa Lightner encourages every family to do something and reach out during National Disabilities Month.

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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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