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Winterize: Mom's Rolling Boot Tray

11/12/14

Winterize: Mom's Rolling Boot Tray

How to make a simple rolling boot tray to store family snow boots neatly in a closet

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This is the Principal Calling . . .

11/10/14

This is the Principal Calling . . .

What's a Kindergarten mom to do when the principal calls?

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RSV: What Moms Need to Know

11/07/14

RSV: What Moms Need to Know

What moms need to know about RSV and babies

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Simple Mom-to-Mom Support

11/05/14

Simple Mom-to-Mom Support

A simple way-to-go note or text is sometimes all the encouragement moms need.

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What to Say When You Hear: We're Adopting

11/01/14

What to Say When You Hear: We're Adopting

How to greet the news that a friend or family member is adopting

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Last-Minute No-Carve Halloween Pumpkin

10/30/14

Last-Minute No-Carve Halloween Pumpkin

How to make a last-minute, no-carve, rat-infested Halloween pumpkin

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5 Great Nonfiction Picture Books

10/27/14

5 Great Nonfiction Picture Books

Nonfiction picture books are a great source of info for kids. Plus, 5 great fall reads

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Mom's Review: Great Adventure Fright Fest Thrills by Day

10/23/14

Mom's Review: Great Adventure Fright Fest Thrills by Day

A mom's review on taking young kids to Six Flag Great Adventures Fright Fest Thrills by Day

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Birth Order: Why I Parent Each Child Differently

10/22/14

Birth Order: Why I Parent Each Child Differently

Why one mom takes different approaches to parenting different kids

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Moms' Craft: Beach in a Box

10/20/14

Moms' Craft: Beach in a Box

Kinetic sand makes fun DIY beach in a box kids' birthday present

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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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Summer Is Here!

Summer Is Here!

Stories on last-minute camp signups, summer plans, summer learning, summer reading and great new rides at PA & NJ amusement parks and waterparks

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Outdoor Learning in and Around Delaware

Outdoor Learning in and Around Delaware

Where to go in and around Delaware to find outdoor learning opportunities

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What Every Parent Needs to Know About National Drowning Prevention Month

What Every Parent Needs to Know About National Drowning Prevention Month

How to ensure that your child is safe in and around the water

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A Piece of Cake

A Piece of Cake

What Pinterest-inspired birthday cakes for kids look like when they come out of a real mom's kitchen

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Save the Date: Main Line Talent Show

Save the Date: Main Line Talent Show

All about the 2nd annual Main Line Talent Show, featuring 36 young singers, dancers and musicians from 20 Greater Philadelphia schools

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