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Moms' Book Review: Kids' Chinese New Year Books

02/16/15

Moms' Book Review: Kids' Chinese New Year Books

A roundup of great kids' books celebrating Chinese New Year

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Mom's Movie Review: Boyhood

02/13/15

Mom's Movie Review: Boyhood

Three parenting lessons from the award-winning movie Boyhood

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Milestone Moment: My First's First

02/11/15

Milestone Moment: My First's First

A MomSpeaker prepares for grandchild no. 1 — a story of a happy stepmom.

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College: Just Looking?

02/09/15

College: Just Looking?

A mom faces how fast time flies as her oldest daughter starts looking at colleges.

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What Moms Can Learn From Dads About Parenting

02/06/15

What Moms Can Learn From Dads About Parenting

4 dad parenting traits that moms may want to adopt for themselves

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Mom Moments: The Haircut

02/04/15

Mom Moments: The Haircut

When it comes to trimming some kids' hair, the first cut is the deepest

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Moms' Recipe: Baked Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

02/02/15

Moms' Recipe: Baked Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

An easy, warm oatmeal recipe for cold winter mornings

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Do Good, Have Fun: BookMentors

01/30/15

Do Good, Have Fun: BookMentors

BookMentors connects students and teachers with much-needed books.

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Moms' Binge-Watch: Friends

01/28/15

Moms' Binge-Watch: Friends

Miss Friends the first time around? So did our blogger, who jumped on the Netflix binge-watch with a show-inspired workout.

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DIY Fun: Felt Busy Bags

01/26/15

DIY Fun: Felt Busy Bags

Premake easy Felt Busy Bags to keep kids occupied with DIY fun.

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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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