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Divorcing & Single Parents Finding Happiness

Divorcing and single parents that are dealing with trials during this holiday season, ponder this...



Wake up every morning and know for a fact that it was going to be a beautiful day. Happiness is a choice and when it is chosen, it is infectious to all of those around you. It is helpful to write yourself a few affirmations and sit it next to the bed so that it is the first thing you see when you wake up. Below, I have listed a few of my personal affirmations:

  • Today, I'm…
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Added by Kristy Canton on November 23, 2010 at 4:16am — No Comments

Rather be along than Unhappy

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Added by Shanae Miller on November 22, 2010 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Let the Battle Rage

http://projectsupermom.blogspot.com/2010/11/let-battle-rage.html

Finally! Our representatives have grown a pair and have drawn a line in the sand against the fast food industry, on our behalf. In a nearly unanimous vote by city officials, fast food operators in San Francisco can no longer give away toys in kid's meals, unless they meet certain standards...much higher than what these restaurants…

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Added by Keri Pugh on November 3, 2010 at 12:34pm — No Comments

All The Single Ladies (and Fellas of course)



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Added by Jean Carroll on June 27, 2010 at 10:39am — No Comments

A Facebook Lifeline

As most of you know, my oldest daughter has reactive attachment disorder (RAD). We recently spent a week in Colorado at a camp for kids with RAD. You can read about it at It Takes a Village. We learned that our kids are broken,

but they can be healed with love, nurturing and a lot of structure and

discipline. We also learned that

as parents, we aren’t bad parents, we are amazing parents…we practice…

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Added by Lanita Moss on June 4, 2010 at 6:00am — No Comments

Whose Playtime is it Anyway?

Right at this very moment, I am sitting at one of those play places where the kids can eat (only the establishment’s food…no outside food allowed) then run and climb and go crazy. We came here specifically so the kids could go crazy at a place other than our house.

I brought my computer to take care of a few things, but couldn’t help but observe the dynamics of a place like this and write about them. After eating their lunch (kind of expensive for what you get, by the way), they were…

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Added by Judy Newman on March 9, 2010 at 11:25am — No Comments

Tips (And Recipes) For a Healthy Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, you might think it is impossible to stick to a healthy eating plan-right? Wrong! Although high calorie foods and holidays go hand in hand, it is 100% possible to stay on track! Do not let the cornucopia of food options weigh you down; it is time to kick off the holiday season right. Follow these tips to ensure you have a happy AND healthy season!



Top 10 Thanksgiving Survival Tips



1. Eat a well-balanced breakfast and lunch before… Continue

Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on November 21, 2009 at 1:06pm — No Comments

New Study: Obesity Causes Cancer!

Many parents view their children’s excess weight as an aesthetic issue. They worry their kids won’t be liked in school, won’t be picked in gym, and won’t be pursued by members of the opposite sex. According to the American Institute of Cancer Research, parents have a lot more than looks to be concerned about. New research shows that about 100,500 new cases of cancer are caused by obesity each year.



Obesity is known to cause many deleterious health effects but this study is one of the… Continue

Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on November 15, 2009 at 9:41am — No Comments

Using Your Child’s Fitness Personality to Create a Fun Exercise Regimen!

Personality traits, genetics, and athletic ability combine to influence kids’ attitudes toward participation in sports and other physical activities. Help your kids figure out their fitness personality based on their overall personality to ensure a lifelong love of exercise!



If your child is very social, encourage team sports, dance classes, biking, or skateboarding with a friend. These activities will keep your child active and entertained for hours.



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Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on November 2, 2009 at 3:17pm — No Comments

Acupuncture and Weight Loss

Last month, a colleague approached me about exploring the role of acupuncture in weight loss. As a traditional Western medicine physician, I was skeptical about its merits. While many of my patients have used herbs and other holistic treatments, I have never been a believer. But, since I am willing to do anything to help my patients, I decided to use myself as a guinea pig to see if acupuncture was something I should be recommending.



First, I did some research. I wanted to know the… Continue

Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on October 19, 2009 at 3:39pm — 1 Comment

teens drinking and driving....talk to them again.

I have been trying to write this post for well over a week. I am sure you have noticed that I haven’t posted much of anything along the lines of real writing in quite some time. Today I realized that if I don’t just do it, I may never write again because this is haunting me and any ounce of humor or self deprecation or whatever it is you come back to read day in and day out is being buried under this incredibly awful weight of something so unthinkable and horrible that I am unable to let it… Continue

Added by Stefanie Mullen on October 13, 2009 at 12:24pm — No Comments

Our Worst Fears Are Coming True. America's Children Are Dying.

Our worst fears have finally come true. Overweight teens are dying from heart disease. Pediatricians have long feared that the rising number of severely obese children and teens would soon start to suffer from adult complications of obesity, like heart attacks, strokes, and death. And now it is happening.



According to the St. Louis County medical examiner, a 13-year old football player who collapsed during football practice died as a direct result of “hypertensive cardiovascular… Continue

Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on October 12, 2009 at 2:47pm — No Comments

Finally Friday

Well it been a week here..trying to keep the kids busy..sometimes I think summer break is too long but other times I love being with my kids all summer since it seems during the year it so busy with me teaching and them going to school all day and then homework...But this week it normal Florida weather...sunny then downpours so it been more downpours this week so I am really hoping this weekend is sunny...I took the kids to a place called Chuck E cheese which they enjoy going and always seem to… Continue

Added by Sue Turner on July 10, 2009 at 4:31pm — No Comments

Healthy School Birthday Ideas

Healthy Birthday Snack Ideas:



A child’s school birthday celebration should be centered around the child; instead, it has become centered around cupcakes. Parents bring in these unhealthy treats and kids rejoice. Yet with the current child obesity crisis, many are rethinking this caloric tradition. In response, I have created this list of healthy birthday school celebrations. Enjoy them! And please, let me know if you have any additional suggestions.



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Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on June 30, 2009 at 1:50pm — No Comments

The Cupcake Wars: As Seen in the NY Times (Plus More!)

The Cupcake Wars: As Seen in the NY Times (Plus More!)

Last week, there was an article in the NY Times about Meme Roth and her fight with her children’s school concerning school birthday parties and cupcakes.



What sets her off is the junk food served on special occasions: the cupcakes that come out for every birthday, the doughnuts her children were once given in gym, the sugary “Fun-Dip” packets that some parent provided the whole class on Valentine’s Day.



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Added by Joanna Dolgoff, MD on June 25, 2009 at 9:36pm — 1 Comment

My Blogs

Its difficult enough -- no, I am not complaining -- keeping up with my blogs so, sadly, to blog here at Mom Bloggers too is overwhelming. Please come see at my blogs.



365 Days of Christmas -- http://365-days-of-christmas.blogspot.com/

365 Days of Memories -- http://365-days-of-memories.blogspot.com/

365 Days of Organization -- http://365-days-of-organization.blogspot.com/

All Things Cherished -- http://allthingscherished.blogspot.com/

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Added by Storm on June 12, 2009 at 9:10pm — No Comments

What's with all the Crazy Celebrity Baby Names?

The hubby and I are "negotiating" on baby names right now and it got me to wondering... what's with all the crazy celebrity baby names? Check out my daily post on ChitChatMom.com for more!

Added by ChitChatMom on May 6, 2009 at 10:16am — No Comments

New Daily Post: The Importance of Anchoring Your Furniture to the Wall

If you missed the segment on The Today Show yesterday about how important it is to secure your furniture to the wall when you have a kiddo in the house, you can watch it at ChitChatMom.com. Have you anchored your TV, bookcases, etc. to the walls?

Added by ChitChatMom on May 5, 2009 at 10:01am — No Comments

New Blog Post: Can a Recliner Work as a Rocking Chair for the Nursery?

Mamas... I've got a serious question on my mind. Can I use a rocker recliner instead of a traditional rocking chair in the baby girl's nursery? Check out my new post at ChitChatMom.com and let me know what you think?!

Added by ChitChatMom on May 4, 2009 at 10:05am — No Comments

Help For Parents - - Eating Disorders

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Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders...

...is a volunteer run virtual community you must check out if you love someone who struggles with an eating disorder or body image issues.



As described on their website, F.E.A.S.T. "is an… Continue

Added by Kate McLaughlin on April 1, 2009 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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