A Call to Moms! We Make Schools Better

As I walked my son, Zack, to school on Thursday last week, he and I kept bumping into each other as we made our way up the street. We were both carrying large, unwieldy bags: shopping bags crammed with composition books, sharpened pencils, colored folders, magic markers, colored pencils, plain labels, sanitary wipes, 3 rolls of paper towels, and $6 in an envelope for art supplies. This was not Zack's idea of what he needed to feel prepared for school that first day: this is what the teachers suggested the classroom might need, which they did not have the funds to purchase....more

Play Matchy-Matchy with the Must-Read Moms of 2010

We thought it might be fun to play Matchy-Matchy with the Must Read Moms of 2010. Play the game, click the links to visit their blogs, and post your score in the comments. ...more

All in one! I think I rock until I see those who really rock and then I feel all average. But ...more

Must-Read Moms 2010, from the Editors of BlogHer and Parenting Magazine

Get ready to read some amazing blogs! The editors of Parenting magazine and BlogHer have worked together to track down the year’s best family-oriented writing on the web. Now it's time to celebrate the authors: We've asked these bloggers to create exclusive pieces for Parenting magazine and the BlogHer '10 Conference, which begins Aug. 6 in New York City. ...more

I've enjoyed reading all these posts and blogs.