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5 Picture Books for Mother's Day and Every Day

05/10/15

5 Picture Books for Mother's Day and Every Day

A librarian mom picks picture books about moms for Mother's Day and every day

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To My Kids on Mother's Day Eve

05/08/15

To My Kids on Mother's Day Eve

A mom sends a Mother's Day message to her kids.

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The Gender Reveal

05/06/15

The Gender Reveal

A mom rants against the gender reveal party.

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The College Visit

05/04/15

The College Visit

Past and future collide on a college visit to one mom's alma mater

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An Atheist Mom's Prayer

05/01/15

An Atheist Mom's Prayer

How an atheist mom brings prayer and thankfulness to her family in a nonreligious way

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What Autism Looks Like in Our House

04/29/15

What Autism Looks Like in Our House

A mom's perspective on life at home with a son who has autism

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A Mom's Guide to Lacrosse

04/27/15

A Mom's Guide to Lacrosse

A mom new to boys' lacrosse explains the popular spring sport for other parents.

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Motherhood by the Numbers

04/24/15

Motherhood by the Numbers

Motherhood by the number, a countdown in verse

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Top 5 Toddler Complaints

04/22/15

Top 5 Toddler Complaints

5 everyday things that send a 2-year-old into a toddler tantrum

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Dads' POV: Free Range Chickens

04/20/15

Dads' POV: Free Range Chickens

Why are we so scared of free-range parenting?

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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
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
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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