"dumb....(then he died, leaving me with triplets, then one and a 4 yr old)...and a publisher asked me to turn the blog into a book:The Paranoid Parents Guide from the Chicken Soup for the Soul publishers.
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I'm new to Mom Bloggers and would love some followers and those to link to who...I guess, have ever worried about their kids... www.paranoidparentsguide.com My blog is at http://paranoidparents.hcibooks.com/ I try to combat the above (over-parenting and over-worrying) with facts and fun. So far, my kids, triplets, 7, and a tween girl, think I am much better since I…See More
"I wanted to stop worrying about everything equally and figure out what was likely to effect the average kid (like my four, triplets, 7, plus tween). So I started an info website and blog based on all my research. Now I don't overprotect,…"
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I am a mom of triples, 7, and a tween girl, 10, who wanted to be Supermom who knew and could fix every danger--and inadvertantly became a Paranoid Parent. I realized I worried about the scariest dangers, plus every other danger ever without asking "Does this happen to millions of kids a year or just one or two?" And all my top dangers turned out to be 1 in 10 million---not the nightmares I had created.
What is your blogging philosophy?
I blog to tell the likelihood of those current topics that are worrying us: H1N1, extreme bullying, walking to school, kidnapping, flesh eating bacteria, etc....Is it really likely to happen to my kids or me?
I have been blogging since...
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