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Teacher Gifts: Homemade Stepping Stones

05/30/14

Teacher Gifts: Homemade Stepping Stones

Make a simple, homemade teacher gift with cheap materials and recycled baby food dishes.

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Louis CK and the Common Core

05/28/14

Louis CK and the Common Core

The comedian crosses over to mommy-blog territory and inspires a rant about standardized testing and overparenting

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Mom's Museum Review: Pippi Longstocking Exhibit

05/26/14

Mom's Museum Review: Pippi Longstocking Exhibit

A mom's review of Do You Know Pippi Longstocking at the American Swedish Historical Museum

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Are You a Good Witch or a Bad Witch?

05/23/14

Are You a Good Witch or a Bad Witch?

What type of parenting makes for a good mom or a bad mom?

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Family Game Time: Chutes & Hoots

05/21/14

Family Game Time: Chutes & Hoots

One mom wonders whether toys and board games should be labeled to reflect the longevity of their entertainment value.

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Blue Goo Recipe

05/19/14

Blue Goo Recipe

An easy recipe for blue goo keeps kids occupied for hours.

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Get Kids to Cooperate with Index Cards

05/16/14

Get Kids to Cooperate with Index Cards

A mom gets her kids in line with to-do lists on index cards

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Working Moms and Class Trips

05/14/14

Working Moms and Class Trips

How working moms can participate in class trips and school activities

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Single Parent Success

05/12/14

Single Parent Success

A single mom discusses four steps that have helped her handle the demands of single parenthood.

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Mom's TV Review: Starving in Suburbia

05/09/14

Mom's TV Review: Starving in Suburbia

A Lifetime movie about body image and anorexia starts a dialogue between mother and daughter.

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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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