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Confessions of a Store-Bought Christmas

Do all your “Everything Recycled, Educational & Handmade” Holiday gift plans ultimately end in a last-minute dash to the mall? Funnymom Maryellen Hooper cracks us up with tales of her all-natural Norman Rockwell Christmas gone awry.

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Why We Love “Aspie” Kids

Lacking in guile, kids with Aspergers communicate in a way that’s refreshingly frank, so says Chantal Sicile-Kira, author, speaker, and autism expert.

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Mom? Or personal assistant?!

Kelcey Kintner, popular blogger behind “The Mama Bird Diaries,” shares her thoughts on how to maximize the pleasure of parenting and minimize the pain.

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Friday Round-Up: Resources for Dads

In this resource round-up we have funny books, thought-provoking articles, and websites all about supporting Dads. Happy Father’s Day men!

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A Father’s Day Apology

Funny dad and best-selling author, Neal Pollack, shares a tale of innocent parental blogging gone terribly awry; how can we protect our kids from the legacy we are creating for them in all our online exploits as parents? Pollack aims to rewrite the record for his own son this Father’s Day. We’re happy to oblige!

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Regrettable Parenting Moments of 2010

As we all know, there’s no such thing as perfect parenting. In fact, most of us feel quite the opposite most of the time! Read on for a few of our readers’ “whoops!” stories from 2010 – we like to call them “learning opportunities.”