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Book Review: The Mutts Winter Diaries

10/15/15

Book Review: The Mutts Winter Diaries

Rachée Fagg reviews MUTTS Winter Diaries, a whimsical book based on the comic strip.

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On the Verge of Age 18

10/14/15

On the Verge of Age 18

Facing another parenting milestone, mom blogger Shivaun Williams reminisces about being 18 as her daughter approaches the magic number.

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Homework Tips for Students with IEPs

10/12/15

Homework Tips for Students with IEPs

Tips on easing homework stress for children with IEPs from mom blogger Lisa Lightner.

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Healthy and Fun Halloween Traditions

10/06/15

Healthy and Fun Halloween Traditions

Mom blogger Trina O'Boyle shares many ways to make Halloween special and healthy.

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A New Show Teaches Girls Smart Science

10/02/15

A New Show Teaches Girls Smart Science

Project Mc² on Netflix encourages girls to experiment with science, technology, arts, engineering and math and proves it's cool to be smart.

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Run, Mama, Run!

09/30/15

Run, Mama, Run!

Get inspired by mom blogger Sandra Telep's new fitness routine.

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5 Ways to Make Life Easier Every Day

09/28/15

5 Ways to Make Life Easier Every Day

Stay organized at home with mom blogger Hillary Chybinski's simple tips on meal planning, homework organization, and schedules.

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10 Ways to Get Along with Your Child's Teacher

09/25/15

10 Ways to Get Along with Your Child's Teacher

Tips from mom blogger Lindsey Schuster on how to get along with your child's teachers and school.

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Making Friends with Other Women

09/23/15

Making Friends with Other Women

Mom blogger overcomes her fear of new female friendships.

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A New Grandmom Reflects on the Parenting Journey

09/21/15

A New Grandmom Reflects on the Parenting Journey

The birth of her grandson causes mom blogger Lisa Weinstein to reflect on the rapid passing of her daughter's childhood.

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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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The 2016 Kids Corner Music Festival

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