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Mom's Healthy Lunchbox Tips

09/03/14

Mom's Healthy Lunchbox Tips

Healthy lunchbox ideas to make sure your kids eat well at school

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Goodbye Summer: September Looms

09/01/14

Goodbye Summer: September Looms

One mom's reflection on the bittersweet nature of the end of summer

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A Work From Home Mom's Summer of Madness

08/29/14

A Work From Home Mom's Summer of Madness

A true glimpse at the life of a work at home mom of five during summer

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Mom's Theme Park Tips: Sesame Place

08/27/14

Mom's Theme Park Tips: Sesame Place

A Sesame Place veteran shares her tips for saving money and getting around the PA theme park, especially with kids with special needs or sensory issues.

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Someone Broke an Arm

08/25/14

Someone Broke an Arm

A couch jumping incident leads to a broken arm — six hours after mom leaves home on a business trip.

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 Things That Make Me Judgy

08/22/14

Things That Make Me Judgy

5 things that make one mom abandon her better instincts and get judgy

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Mom's Book Review: My No, No, No Day!

08/20/14

Mom's Book Review: My No, No, No Day!

A mom/librarian reviews Rebecca Patterson's picture book My No, No, No Day!

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Do You Know Where Your Children Are?

08/18/14

Do You Know Where Your Children Are?

Is it OK for moms who work to drop their kids off solo at the park or library?

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Make a Back to School Binder

08/15/14

Make a Back to School Binder

How to make and use a school year binder as an organizational tool for your kids

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School Supply Shopping: A Cautionary Tale

08/13/14

School Supply Shopping: A Cautionary Tale

Why you shouldn't wait to find that jumbo-sized book cover during back to school shopping season

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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
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
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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