Sunday Surf: May 6-12

Sunday Surf with Authentic Parenting and Hobo MamaI’m joining Authentic Parenting and Hobo Mama for Sunday Surf. Share your best reading of the week, and link up your post at either blog!

For more great reading, visit Hobo Mama or Authentic Parenting for the latest Sunday Surf and linky.

Happy Surfing!

Happy Mothers’ Day!

Selfishness, Motherhood and Meeting Your Own Needs  {}
Amber’s humor and wisdom speaks to me in this piece about meeting everyone’s needs.

The Problem With Poor Me Syndrome (For Mommies)  {Mommy With Selective Memory}
There isn’t room for “poor me” for my life because really I can’t complain.  Complaining isn’t good for you, anyway!

The Ritual of Tea…  {Inner Child Fun via 50 Inspiring Ideas for Rainy Days with Your Kids}
Sweet mother/daughter bonding, after school, with tea!  I wonder if that’s something that will interest my daughter when she’s older?  I think it’s so charming, I just need to get the gumption!

Tips for Moms & Daughters to Discuss Parenting Styles without Fighting  {Crunchy Con Mommy}
This was helpful in my perspective as a daughter but I also read it through as a mother, knowing it will be my daughter in my shoes one day…

Playground Philosophy  {A Lot of Loves}
A metaphor that a mother could relate to– the rush of playgroups, lessons, school, etc but not stressing about it yet reveling in it.

5 Super Simple Family Fun Night Ideas… with a Twist!  {Motherhood Your Way}
Are we creative enough for these ideas?  I hope the kids take the lead.

25 Alphabet Crafts & Activities  {No Time For Flashcards}

Don’t Bother Blogging
  {Blogging Your Way}
On writers’ block and monotony

10 Destructive Faults in Our Way of Thinking  {Marc and Angel Hack Life}
A lot have to deal with negativity and assumption

7 Reasons Your Kitchen Counters Are Cluttered  {Organizing Your Way}
Yep, all of them are true!  :-/

Current Events
From Breasts to Boobs and Back Again  {Jason Good 365 via Janet Lansbury}
Male comedian’s take on Time‘s cover of a three-year-old boy standing on a chair and breastfeeding.

Why the Campaign to Stop America’s Obesity Crisis Keeps Failing  {The Daily Beast via Musings of a Housewife}
Did you know that the first obese clinic in the US was started by a (female) German physician in the last 1930’s because she was alarmed by the fat kids not just in the clinic but on the streets and subways?!  Yes, this was in New York during the Great Depression!  Refined sugar is the culprit, people.  And according to this article, we would need to revamp our entire diet.

About fraurab

A Germanophile, who is figuring out how to build her strengths through improving her mind, body and soul.
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