My Latest Million Moms Challenge (ABC News) Post: On the Job Training

Million Moms

  I might have mentioned here also that I just became a member of the Million Moms Challenge.  The Million Moms Challenge is sponsored in part by ABC News, the UN Foundation, BabyCenter and Johnson & Johnson, as well as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It’s an honor to be part of this prestigious group of women to write about topics of extreme importance, topics meant to improve the lives of women and children all over the world.  I am so proud to be a member of this group and would LOVE it if you could please comment on my first … [Read more...]

Where You’ll Find Me

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From time to time, you can find my writing popping up on other web sites, so I thought I'd take you on a short tour.  I started writing as a regular contributor to CBS New York about a month ago, and I've had a few articles appear that I'm quite proud of.  As you know, I love NYC.  I wasn't born here, but you would never think that.  I'm all NYC - my total being.  To be able to write about what to see and do in the Tri State area for CBS a few times a week is a treat.  Here are some of my articles that have been posted recently: The 7 Best Pumpkin … [Read more...]

Blogging Elsewhere

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From time to time, I write for other blogs which many of you may not know, so I'm featuring some of them here in case you want to take a look. Integrating Culture into Family Life Project You, Love Yourself, Westchester Edition “A Role of a Lifetime” and “Day-Tripping” A Culture Vulture’s Walt Disney World The World’s Largest Bake Sale to End Hunger New Travel Gadgets to Keep Moms Sane A Trip to Walt Disney World without Breaking the Bank Culture Vulture’s Walt Disney World Should Airlines Have Kid-Free Flights? Voice … [Read more...]

Cool Parenting Links of the Week

Here are my interesting parenting links of the week that you should be sure not to miss: Mom Finds: Baby Halloween Costumes Shiny Brite: Tips For Helping Your Child Learn to Read Mom Delicious: How Many Do-Overs Are Mommies Allowed in a Single Day? A Child Grows: Kids Music Listings this Weekend: September 24, 25, 26 Plus Lily Makes Three: Fried Green Tomatoes NYC Single Mom:Visiting Mickey Mouse at the Magic Kingdom Kitchen Conundrum: Who Are You Anyways?  Project Food Blog Challenge #1: Ready, Set, Blog! Stage Mama Have You … [Read more...]

Cool Parenting Links of the Week

Mom Finds Best Halloween Costumes For Kids Shiny Brite                 Back to School: Anxiety, Relief, and the Rewards of the Slow Food in Schools Project Weekly Menu - September 5-11 Mom Delicious The Importance of Play Ad Hoc Mom           This Fall I'm Taking Things Bird By Bird A Child Grows         Cool, New Photographer in Town: Read Life, Your Life … [Read more...]

Cool Parenting Blog Links of the Week

A Child Grows: Kids Music Listings This Weekend A New Preschool For Fort Greene Mom Finds: Fall Jackets for Baby Shiny Brite: 8 Questions for Karen Connell of a Child Grows in Brooklyn I Love My METALSGirl Jewelry! Holding Kids Back in School: Right or wrong? Mom Delicious: In Case of an Emergency NYC Single Mom: Therapy Thursday … [Read more...]

Cool Parenting Blog Links of the Week

Summer Fun Take the Kids to Coney Island I Love My Mabel's Labels for Back to School By Shiny Brite Eczema: What Can be Done? Swimmers Ear: Not Just From Swimming Where You Find Brooklynites on the Weekends By A Child Grows in Brooklyn Best Baby Shower Gifts By Mom Finds A Mother. A Writer. A Summer. A Rant.  A Guest Post by the Awesome Laura Munson By ad hoc Mom Mommy, You Are So Disorganized By NYC Single Mom … [Read more...]

Cool Parenting Blog Links of the Week

Best Maternity Clothes - by Mom Finds How to Start a Babysitting Coop - by A Child Grows in Brooklyn Beyond Good Night Moon - A Short List of Favorite Board Books for Babies - by Shiny Brite Easing Up a Bit - A Personality Makeover - by Mom Delicious Where's My Single Mom Reality Show - Now It's Just Kate Plus Eight - by NYC Single Mom Celebrating Sesame Street's 30th Birthday - by Mommy Factor … [Read more...]