Ask Resourceful Mommy Disney Edition and Giveaway!

This contest is now closed. Congratulations to “Ethan’s Mama” for winning the Cars stroller! A couple of weeks ago I began a new series of “Ask Resourceful Mommy” focusing on only Disney questions. Over the next two weeks as my family prepares for its next trip to Disney, I will be answering those questions and…

May 17, 2009
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Child Development with a Twist

One of the online places where I write weekly is Type-A Mom, where I am the Child Development editor. I’ve written articles about everything from a hearing checklist to Kindergarten readiness to children’s growth statistics. But here I sit, with my baby boy just turned three & trying so hard to potty train, and my…

May 16, 2009
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Surprise! We’re Going to Disney

The last couple of weeks have been very stressful. As some of you know, there have been some trademark issues regarding my mom blogger network, Momfluence, and having to deal with those issues has not only been incredibly upsetting but also time consuming. On top of that I was dealing with the every day that…

May 13, 2009
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The Dr. Pepper Debacle aka I Like Baked Lays

I like to snack. And I like caffeine. I try to occasionally have a banana and a glass of water for my snack – I really do, I swear – but I need crunch in my munch. The way to satisfy this need lately has been for me to grab a handful of SunChips or…

May 3, 2009
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Ask Resourceful Mommy: Disney Edition

I have known, well, forever that someday I would take my family to Disney. I’m one of “those people” who loves to give in to the magic of music, dancing, story-telling. So it was not long after my son was born that I began wondering when we would take our children to Disney for the…

April 29, 2009
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Resourceful Mommy Changes

(photo credit: “Carpet Bagger” by Alan Stanton) There has been a (somewhat heated) discussion recently – first in whispers and lately in shouts – regarding mommy bloggers, mom bloggers, product reviewers, marketing mavens…..whatever we all are. I strongly prefer to stay above the fray, below the radar, whatever you want to call it because at…

April 26, 2009
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Ask Resourceful Mommy: Does "Your Baby Can Read" Really Work?

Some time ago I received this letter for “Ask Resourceful Mommy.” Dear Resourceful Mommy, I keep seeing these videos of babies – Babies! – who can read, and the videos say that it is because of Your Baby Can Read. Resourceful Mommy…does this product really work? -Heather in PA Dear Heather in PA, The folks…

March 9, 2009
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