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Son vs. Summer Camp

07/06/15

Son vs. Summer Camp

Summer camp vs. independence: a mom/son struggle

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10 Patriotic Songs for Your 4th of July

07/03/15

10 Patriotic Songs for Your 4th of July

Mom blogger Lisa Lightner serves up 10 classic music videos to celebrate America.

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5 Great Card Games for Kids

07/01/15

5 Great Card Games for Kids

5 fun card games for kids

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How to Sell Your Kids' Old Sports Equipment

06/29/15

How to Sell Your Kids' Old Sports Equipment

How to sell kids' old sports gear and organize the garage

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How to Choose an Adoption Agency from China

06/24/15

How to Choose an Adoption Agency from China

An adoptive mom's expert advice on how to choose the right adoption agency in China

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Mom's Backyard Summer Hacks

06/22/15

Mom's Backyard Summer Hacks

Easy hacks make summer backyard play easier for both moms and kids.

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Superhero v. Stay-at-Home Dad

06/18/15

Superhero v. Stay-at-Home Dad

Proof that good dads make a difference — and not just on Father's Day.

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The Male Role Model

06/17/15

The Male Role Model

What do we want our kids to take away from the men in their lives?

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Bathing Suit Shopping

06/15/15

Bathing Suit Shopping

A mom confronts the seasonal trauma of bathing suit shopping

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Treat Yourself: Easy DIY Pedicure

06/12/15

Treat Yourself: Easy DIY Pedicure

Treat yourself to an easy at-home pedicure with a DIY sugar scrub and cuticle cream

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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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MK Memo

MK Memo: Moms Know
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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The Marvel Experience: What Should Parents Expect?

The Marvel Experience: What Should Parents Expect?

A parent's guide to The Marvel Experience at Lincoln Financial Field through July 5

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