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Mom Moments

A Good Mother

He said it in passing to my daughter, and didn't even know I was listening.  Early on a Sunday morning -- Sunday mornings when my kids leave the house earlier…

Here’s To The Mothers

Happy Mother's Day to all of you amazing moms out there! Which special women will you be celebrating this Mother's Day?
Life In General

4 Ways To Choose Your Battles

Being a parent means you'll be doing battle, even with the most easy-going of children.  But even if it's not a full-out battle of wills, how do you decide when…

The Case For Moms Doing More

I've been wandering around the blogosphere of late, and I've seen more and more posts about stay at home moms doing too much. I've actually written a few of those…
Mom Moments


Have you seen this video based on a blog post by Lisa-Jo Baker? I dare you to make it to the end without reaching for a tissue!     Speaking…
Mom Moments

The Best Mom Ever!

I'm starting a brand new series on Welcome To The Zoo and I need your help! This new series will be called "The Best Mom Ever" and each week I'll…