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6 Ways to Prepare Kids for Summer Break

05/27/15

6 Ways to Prepare Kids for Summer Break

6 ways parents can prepare their kids for summer break

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9 Lyme Disease Facts

05/25/15

9 Lyme Disease Facts

9 facts parents need to know about Lyme disease this summer

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5 Toddler Road Trip Tips

05/21/15

5 Toddler Road Trip Tips

5 parent tips for taking road trips with toddlers

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5 Great Philly Kids' Hikes

05/20/15

5 Great Philly Kids' Hikes

5 Philadelphia-area hiking trails kids can handle

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15 Fun Farms

05/18/15

15 Fun Farms

15 fun local farms to visit with kids, including kids with special needs

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Road Trip: Organize the Back Seat

05/15/15

Road Trip: Organize the Back Seat

How to organize the back seat before a road trip

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Moms' Review: Ride Indego Bikeshare

05/13/15

Moms' Review: Ride Indego Bikeshare

A local mom takes Philly's new bikeshare program for a spin.

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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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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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Papal Visit Playbook for Parents

Papal Visit Playbook for Parents

Here's a look at activities, closures and background information parents should know about for the World Meeting of Families Sept. 22-27 in Philadelphia.

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August 2015 Preview

August 2015 Preview

The Aug. 2015 issue includes stories about charter schools, cool school supplies, gifted kids, public speaking, local U-pick farms and end-of-summer fun.

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CHOP's New Digs

CHOP's New Digs

Take a photo tour of CHOP's new Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care.

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Art Splash: Summer at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Art Splash: Summer at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

What parents can expect at the Philadelphia Museum of Art's Art Splash kids' summer program.

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Babies & Zoo Animals: July Preview

Babies & Zoo Animals: July Preview

Preview of the July 2015 edition of MetroKids, including baby products, VBAC and baby care class info, as well as an introduction to the animals who live at zoos and aquariums.

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