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Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic:  Stress-Free Food Shopping, Tips for Taking the Kids to the Grocery Store I love grocery shopping. I don’t really know why, but I do. I love...
- June 29, 2007
    Just between you and me, today I'm going to talk about the pronouns I and me. I've been meaning to talk about the phrase between you and I for a while, but when I heard that Hillary Clinton had chosen the song “You and I” by Celine Dion for her campaign theme...
- June 26, 2007
Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic:  Summer Fun Tips for Planning Fun Summer Activities Summer break is here for most of us. This means that if you have school-aged kids, they need...
- June 22, 2007
Today’s Topic:  Aggression. Tips for Dealing with Aggressive Children When choosing the topic for this week, I thought I would address an issue that I am currently dealing with myself. Aggressive behavior can come in many different forms. I am experiencing two distinct forms of...
- June 15, 2007
Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic:  Bringing Home Baby Tips for Introducing a New Sibling My son was born when my daughter was just short of two years old. Although she was excited...
- June 08, 2007
Tips for Transitioning Your Child from Crib to Bed Almost every set of parenting tips encourages parents to stick to routines. Children are much more comfortable when their schedules and surroundings do not change. Yet, there comes a time when one of your child’s biggest comforts will have...
- May 25, 2007
It's a rare bonus episode! Today's topics are generating story ideas and overcoming writer’s block. Matt from College Park wrote in saying that the podcast has helped his writing, and now his only problem is finding something to write about! He wants to know if I have any tips...
- May 22, 2007
Today's topic is misplaced modifiers. Of all the writing errors you can make, misplaced modifiers are among the most likely to confuse your readers, but they're also kind of fun because misplaced modifiers can give your sentences silly meanings that you never intended. If you're not...
- May 18, 2007
Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic: Telling Tall Tales. When Children Lie: Tips for Setting Things Straight You will deal with many wonderful changes in your children throughout their lifetime...
- May 18, 2007
Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic: A Slippery Subject Tips for Bathing Your New Baby One of the most wonderful things about newborn babies is the way they smell. They always seem to have...
- May 11, 2007
Hey there!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic: Lets Get Ready To Go! Tips for Introducing the Potty The previous episode of The Mighty Mommy reviewed some tips for potty training readiness. Now I’d...
- May 04, 2007
  Grammar Girl here. Today's topic is text messaging. Karel (pronounced Carl) from Toronto, Canada, asked if I think text messaging is affecting how people write in formal situations. Well, I know it is for some people because Mia tells me so in this next message: [Mia's...
- April 27, 2007
Hey There!  You’re listening to the Mighty Mommy with some Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting. Today’s Topic: Eat Your Vegetables; Tips to Encourage Healthy Eating. In today’s fast food friendly world, it doesn’t always seem easy to make healthy eating...
- April 13, 2007
  I hope you enjoy this April Fools' Day show. It was created by Will Ross. [I quick-posted the transcript for the listeners stationed in Iraq. I didn't realize they can't listen! The editing may not be perfect, but here it is.] [Will's voice] Grammar Girl here,...
- April 01, 2007
Today’s Topic is Sleep Baby Sleep: Tips for Working Through Sleep Issues. How to Get Your Baby to Go to Sleep There have been hundreds of books written to help parents find ways to make their babies sleep. There are so many different methods to choose from; how does a parent know where to...
- March 30, 2007

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