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10 Things to Know About Your Child

07/02/14

10 Things to Know About Your Child

10 things parents should you know about their kids in order to really know their kids

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Summer Organizing for Moms

06/30/14

Summer Organizing for Moms

Organizing tips to keep kids on track during the summer

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Get Kids on a Summer Schedule

06/27/14

Get Kids on a Summer Schedule

How to keep kids on schedule in the summer

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Salon Leo

06/25/14

Salon Leo

The game of "salon" connects mom to son in a downright luxurious way.

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About "About Me"

06/23/14

About "About Me"

Watching her daughter fill out an About Me assignment gives a mother insight into the 5-year-old's feelings about being adopted.

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Mom's Book Review: Around the World

06/20/14

Mom's Book Review: Around the World

Review of Matt Phelan's graphic novel Around the World for tween summer reading

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Mom's Museum Review: The Franklin Institute's Karabots Pavilion

06/16/14

Mom's Museum Review: The Franklin Institute's Karabots Pavilion

A mom's review of Your Brain and Circus: Science Under the Big Top at the Franklin Institute's new Karabots Pavilion

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Disney Without Me?

06/13/14

Disney Without Me?

What happens when kids age out of the family vacation and get ready to go to Disney World without mom and dad?

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Tap Water: Better Than Bottled

06/11/14

Tap Water: Better Than Bottled

A green mom blogger compares Philadelphia and Allentown tap water to bottled water, with surprising results.

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Tween Summer Reads

06/09/14

Tween Summer Reads

A preteen boys summer reading list

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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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