MomSpeak - January 2012 January 1, 2012 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin MomSpeakMeds That Mom Gives You… Worth It At All?Blogger M.B. Sanok describes the difficult tradeoff parents face in medicating a child with special needs. MomSpeakA Penn State MomentBlogger Trish Adkins, taking a cue from the recent Penn State controversy, decides to intervene in a school fight. MomSpeakElmo Has Left The BuildingMom blogger Jo-Lynn Shane finds a solution to the annoying problem that thousands of parents grapple with. MomSpeakHow To Keep Your Kid in School!When parents participate in school events, they help battle the dropout problem, maintains mom blogger Jennifer Auer. MomSpeakPrincess, It IsBlogger Brandi Jeter realizes that her 2-year-old, Ayva, really IS a princess! MomSpeakA Farewell to Tai-TaBlogger Jeanne McCullough anticipates the sad day when a tiger will no longer be a tai-ta to her toddler daughter Anna. MomSpeakThe Ever After AuditionWhether she's the cow or the screwdriver, blogger Marion Kase has a soft spot for her children's Littlest Pet Shop-inspired fantasy play. MomSpeakEven a Broken Clock is Right Twice A Day: A Smart FWDA forwarded item from her mother reminds blogger Paige Wolf that prior generations were far greener than modern parents. MomSpeakMommy's Not Guilty AnymoreBlogger Rachée finds that being a middle school mom might require stepping back. MomSpeakTherapeutic PhotographyBlogger Lisa Lightner describes the therapeutic effects of a photo project involving her son, who has special needs. MomSpeakKidworth: Teaching Savings in ActionMom blogger Julie Meyers Pron recommends the website Kidworth as a way to encourage saving. MomSpeakThey Should Make a Patch for ThisGoing against her own decision, mom blogger Kelly Jopson-Brown used a binky and paid the price. MomSpeakLet Them Eat Cake Because I Hate DinnertimeMom blogger Trish Adkins comes to grips with her mealtime ideal of good eating and uninterrupted conversation. MomSpeakThe 7 Wonders of ParenthoodThe pyramids have nothing on mom blogger Stephanie Glover's amazing (but recognizable) mom moments.