• Get the Behavior You Want Without Being the Parent You Hate


                        Provocative book title, huh?  Thanks to Author Deborah Gilboa, M.D., a family physician, mom of 4, and parenting expert, who developed the “3 R’s of Parenting” to empower parents to
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  • The Social Life of the App Addicted Teen


                This infographic really caught my eye.   Thanks to Tara Heath, journalist, and Teen Safe for sharing this amazing infographic, illustrating how and where our kids are connected, and how we can use this information
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  • When Mom Travels for Work


    Amy Kossoff Smith, the founder of a parenting Web site, has a ritual when she travels. She leaves a printed itinerary of all the carpools, sports practices and games, baby-sitter hours and anything else her husband might need. Read more
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Summer Ideas for Campers & Staycationers

          Whether your kids are in day camp, sleep-away camp, or your family is enjoying some fun at home, here are some ideas and MomTastic summer headlines you may find useful… About.com’s Laureen Miles Brunelli published
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Moms & Happiness by Happify

Love infographics…especially really well-done ones like THIS that are so timely for Mother’s Day.  Happify recently published in such an easy to follow and pretty format (ok, fine, I love pink!), survey findings, “What You Should Know about Moms &
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Happy Mother’s Day – Ideas and Momspiration

Happy Mother’s Day!  Even though this is a “repeat,” I wanted to share this silly “got milk” photo with my own mom, as I share some ideas and Momspiration for you! Here’s a roundup of some ideas we’ve shared to
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Because I Said So: Life in the Mom Zone

This week’s #MomTatic find is a new book on the comedy and drama of motherhood.  Can you imagine if motherhood was this easy…kids complying “because we said so” ….  Thought provoking for sure! Here’s a quick note on a new
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