I was a columnist for the Pioneer Press newspaper chain for nearly 10 years, writing articles about parenting. While I shared information and inspiration about our lives as parents, ultimately this was a labor of love for me because I got to share my passion for family and children with a newspaper audience. The column also was published online as “Webmother’s Musings.” Please see below for some examples of my newspaper columns.
August, 2008: Making Back-to-school Time a Little Easier
January, 2008: The Right Words at the Right Time
October, 2007: Striking a Balance Between Work and Family
May, 2007: Parent Trap Comes to Life
February, 2007: Can Cold Weather Give You a Cold?
December, 2006: Kids and Video Games: Finding the Right Balance
October, 2006: A Howling Halloween
September, 2006: A Little League of their Own
August, 2006: Chess Teaches Self-Confidence and Skill
August, 2006: The Piercing Question
July, 2006: Cherish the Sick Days