It’s time for September’s round-up. I publish some of this in my sidebar, but for those of you read in a reader (like me), I thought I’d share in a post.
Here’s what has stuck with me…
from Jen Lemen
“It’s funny the way our kids mirror our own dilemmas, putting up on a billboard the cartoon version of our most untended selves.” Oh, the cycle of life! The parenting pain! The love.
Only Melanie could combine self-deprecation and sincerity into this sweet post. Up with People, indeed!
The most spot-on post about Facebook, and the tension between real and surreal connections, I’ve read. Starfish for Jessica Alba’s aquarium, anyone?
from API Speaks
What do you do when your child screams STUPID! at you in the middle of the grocery store? Find out what this mom did.
from I Am Bossy
She’s really funny. Really.
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Lisa at Mama Milton
Barbara at Three Girl Pile-Up
MamaShift at Travel Shifts
So NOT Cool at (where else?) so NOT cool
Top referring sites…
Kids and Other Pets
Stories and stunning photos from a new family of four.
Where neuroses never nap!
Three Girl Pile-Up
A homeschooling mom of two girls — their projects, crafts, and cooking.
A new find for me… a site with many authors coming together to build community, pursue simplicity, and value freedom.
The blog of author Karen Maezen Miller, who wrote Momma Zen: Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood.