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“Teaching” My Son Empathy

MomsLA is your source for Things to do in Los Angeles With Kids It started with a simple statement. One ...
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Screen Time for Toddlers

When I was pregnant with Charlotte (C), I thought I wouldn’t show her a screen until she was at LEAST ...
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All Reading Is Good Reading – Even Comic Books

MomsLA is your source for Things to do in Los Angeles with Kids     My nine-year-old son, Ryan, is ...
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Playdates; Are They For Mom Or The Child?

Play dates are scheduled events or appointments where children play together. It’s for the benefit of the child AND the ...
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Esther’s Pregnancy Journal: Week 17, Pregnancy Loss

The Loss: Last week, at my 3rd check-up, I received some devastating news: the baby’s heart beat had stopped. Nothing could ...
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Holiday Toy Drives in Los Angeles 2017

Before the kids get too involved with their holiday wish lists, help them remember that this is the season of ...
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7 Confessions of My Imperfect, Heartfelt Mothering

MomsLA is your source for Things to do in Los Angeles With Kids My son, Ryan, is nine years old ...
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Why Hidden Figures Means So Much To Our Family

Ryan knows our country was not always accepting of families like ours; that in fact, a marriage between my black ...
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Moms As Secret Service Agents

Think about it -- our primary objective is to keep our children safe. We need to maintain a certain level ...
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Empowering Movies for Girls

Here are some wonderful movies with strong female heroines for girls to watch and feel inspired!