I approached Maryclare with a favor that sounded a bit like this, “please condense the world of food advertising for our readers.” Tough job. Here is your crash course from our expert on the east coast. Her final line is particularly awesome. Enjoy, you wonderful readers.
I love to shop…but not for cars. My car of twelve years died in downtown Pittsburgh, so I had no choice but to shop for a car. After a lengthy search, I finally purchased a used car that I could afford. The process was difficult and left me asking, “Wouldn’t it be great if buying […]
Maryclare Maslyn has joined the Don’t Panic Mom Community to share her insights about raising teenagers to be independently healthy and all-things-fitness. One of my favorite books which illustrates how offspring learn from following parental examples, is the 1941 Caldecott Medal Winner, “Make Way for Ducklings” by Robert McCloskey. The wonderfully illustrated book tells the […]
It hit me while I was carrying Middle E and Little A in from the car during a snow flurry. I am strong enough. I am strong enough to lift my children after they’ve had a tumble. I am strong enough to swing them onto the couch when we’re playing pirates. I am even strong […]
Don’t Panic Mom is thrilled to welcome, Maryclare. She’ll be a regular contributor around here. (Applause, please.) She’s basically the woman who we’d all love for a best friend. She is motivating, down-to-earth, and doesn’t take herself too seriously.