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Organize Your Summer with a Camp Calendar

04/12/16

Organize Your Summer with a Camp Calendar

Get ready for summer with this handy scheduling idea!

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The Day We Met Our Daughter

04/08/16

The Day We Met Our Daughter

Six years ago, mom blogger Kelly Raudenbush met her daughter for the first time when she brought her little girl home from China. She looks back on that day as they celebrate its anniversary.

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Countdown to an Empty Nest

04/05/16

Countdown to an Empty Nest

Mom blogger Lisa Weinstein braces herself for the end of her daughter's senior year of high school and the day she drops her baby off at college.

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Can Your Child with Asthma Play Sports?

03/30/16

Can Your Child with Asthma Play Sports?

Don't be sidelined! Your child with asthma can play sports with the proper precautions and the go-ahead from the doc.

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The View from One Liberty Observation Deck

03/23/16

The View from One Liberty Observation Deck

One brave mom blogger and her hubby ascended to the top of One Liberty Place to see the view and learn a bit about Philadelphia history.

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5 Ways To Make Gardening Fun for Kids

03/21/16

5 Ways To Make Gardening Fun for Kids

Try these handy tips to get your kids excited about gardening.

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Make Your Daily Routines Easier

03/14/16

Make Your Daily Routines Easier

Steps you can take to keep you and your child with special needs on track all day with less frustration.

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Prom-posals for Kids with Special Needs

03/10/16

Prom-posals for Kids with Special Needs

Elaborate proposals to go to prom are rampant on social media, including typical students asking their classmates with special needs. This mom blogger wants her son's future prom date — should he choose to go to prom — to take him as an equal, not out of pity or as her good deed.

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The Unattainable Parent of the Year Award

03/07/16

The Unattainable Parent of the Year Award

Parents aren't perfect, and we don't have to be.

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You're Gonna Miss the Diapers

03/02/16

You're Gonna Miss the Diapers

A mom blogger's humorous take on life with a newly potty trained child.

Posted at 02:58 PM | Permalink | Comments: 1

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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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Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest

Enjoy outdoor activities, great food and spectacular riverfront views at the Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest through Labor Day.

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'Titus' at the Painted Bride Art Center

'Titus' at the Painted Bride Art Center

See "Titus" at the Painted Bridge Art Center in Philly May 19-22.

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How to Choose the Right Dance Class for Your Child

How to Choose the Right Dance Class for Your Child

Tips from a long-time dance instructor on what to look for in a dance program for your child.

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How to Raise an Earth-Conscious Child

How to Raise an Earth-Conscious Child

Tips to teach kids how to protect the environment.

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DIY Redecorating in Vintage or Rustic Style

DIY Redecorating in Vintage or Rustic Style

Get some tips on redecorating your home with a vintage or rustic style.

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