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You're Gonna Miss the Diapers

03/02/16

You're Gonna Miss the Diapers

A mom blogger's humorous take on life with a newly potty trained child.

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Spring Cleaning Tips

02/29/16

Spring Cleaning Tips

Get the house spic and span with these tips from the pros!

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Tips for Taking Kids to an Art Museum

02/26/16

Tips for Taking Kids to an Art Museum

Worried that taking your kids to an art museum would be a disaster? It doesn't have to be! Check out these tips for a happy and educational visit.

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Egypt Comes to The Franklin Institute

02/22/16

Egypt Comes to The Franklin Institute

Find out about the new exhibit called "Lost Egypt."

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Parent-Teacher Conferences and the IEP

02/19/16

Parent-Teacher Conferences and the IEP

How to navigate a traditional parent-teacher conference for your child who has an IEP.

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Sell the House, Keep the Memories

02/17/16

Sell the House, Keep the Memories

It may make sense to sell the family home to downsize when the kids are grown, but that doesn't make it easy to say goodbye to a special place.

Posted at 05:00 AM | Permalink | Comments: 1

20 Ways to Communicate with Your Child

02/12/16

20 Ways to Communicate with Your Child

Tips and tactics that keep the lines of communication open between you and your child.

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Mixed Fruit Challah Bread Recipe for Kids

02/10/16

Mixed Fruit Challah Bread Recipe for Kids

Your kids can bake their own challah with this egg-free recipe.

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Why Our Family Celebrates Chinese New Year

02/05/16

Why Our Family Celebrates Chinese New Year

Mom blogger Kelly Raudenbush's family finds festive ways to celebrate her adoptive daughter's birth culture during Chinese New Year.

Posted at 04:09 PM | Permalink | Comments

Boys, Come Date My Daughters

02/03/16

Boys, Come Date My Daughters

This dad blogger isn't afraid of his daughters growing up and starting to date because he's preparing them to be empowered, independent women.

Posted at 10:13 AM | Permalink | Comments

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About This Blog

Outstanding Delaware Valley mom and dad 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
Chris Bernholdt, DadNCharge
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
Mara Gorman, The Mother of All Trips
Stephanie Glover, A Grande Life
Erin Flynn Jay, Mastering the Mommy Track
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
Kathryn M. Martin, Mamacado
Jeanne McCullough, Mom Hearts Pinot
Trina O'Boyle, O’Boy! Organic
Kelly Raudenbush, My Overthinking
Lindsey Schuster, Sisters to Sons
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 parenting blogger and would like to contribute to MomSpeak, please e-mail editor@metrokids.com.

 

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Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest

Enjoy outdoor activities, great food and spectacular riverfront views at the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest through Labor Day.

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'Titus' at the Painted Bride Art Center

'Titus' at the Painted Bride Art Center

See "Titus" at the Painted Bridge Art Center in Philly May 19-22.

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How to Choose the Right Dance Class for Your Child

How to Choose the Right Dance Class for Your Child

Tips from a long-time dance instructor on what to look for in a dance program for your child.

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How to Raise an Earth-Conscious Child

How to Raise an Earth-Conscious Child

Tips to teach kids how to protect the environment.

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DIY Redecorating in Vintage or Rustic Style

DIY Redecorating in Vintage or Rustic Style

Get some tips on redecorating your home with a vintage or rustic style.

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