Have you ever watched how other moms interact with their children? Sure you have.
Today a young mom in a grocery store stepped over her son while he laid flat on the floor in the cereal aisle having an all- out screaming tantrum (been there done that). As I passed slowly and smiled sincerely, she apologized profusely with sheer desperation and tears in her eyes. My heart immediately went out to her. Here is where things got interesting. There were two other women in the aisle…Continue
I always make it a point to have a family discussion during supper. Don't get me wrong- rarely do we discuss theories related to Plato's Allegory of the Cave or Einsteins Theory of Relativity. We discuss episodes of Disney's Good Luck Charlie or why there are single or double lines on the roadway. We even discuss the existence of Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny. Our topics range from why babies are wrinkled when they are born to why I do not allow my…Continue
Added by Susan Kimber-Skeete on November 26, 2012 at 5:38pm — No Comments
As we approach the holiday season, remember to celebrate your mother and moms you admire by purchasing fab mom t-shirts today. In addition to showing your mom just how much you care, fab mom will donate a portion of your t-shirt purchase to Peace Place this holiday season. Peace Place is an organization that supports moms and children in crisis. Let your fab mom know that her t-shirt has made a difference.
Added by Susan Kimber-Skeete on November 23, 2012 at 11:06pm — No Comments
Growing up, my parents taught us the value of quality family time. My mother insisted that we sit down as a family most evenings for dinner. Seriously? - Both my parents worked full-time jobs and my siblings and I had our own schedules. My mother had the audacity to demand that Sunday supper together was a "Because, I said so" evening. There were no cell phones, TV or any other distractions. Just the family enjoying a great home-made meal together while sharing the moments of our week or…Continue
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"Women do not have to sacrifice personhood if they are mothers. They do not have to sacrifice motherhood in order to be persons. Liberation was meant to expand women's opportunities, not to limit them. The self-esteem that has been found in new pursuits can also be found in mothering." -Elaine Heffner
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