Archive for January, 2015

Should a Survivor of Abuse Have Children By: Lori j Loesch


I've been on a journey, and I am finally going to write about it.  I am going to write about my life.  I have a lot of information, and things that I placed far back in the lockers of my mind, have been slowly, sliding to the forefront.   It ...

2015… Off to a “Firing” Start! By Vicky Dal Molin


I cannot believe we are in a new year and it has been such a long time since I last sat down and gave myself enough time to write. When did we all become so…. Well for want of a better phrase “time poor”. Work/Life/Kids/Holidays has meant such a shortage ...

Let’s Watch One More by Sharon O’Donnell


My two oldest sons and I LOVE to watch suspenseful TV series. "24" got us started back when they were in high school and middle school, and watching that weekly show together was really good bonding time.  But the best part was catching up if we started a series later ...

One Foot on a Banana Peel, The Other On The Gas Pedal By: Lori j Loesch


 I feel like I've got one foot on a banana peel, to retirement, and the other on the gas pedal of a race car.  Being an older mom, has it's ups and downs.  As I get older, age has a way of sliding into my life and changing everything.  I ...

Meet Later Mom: Actress/Author Brooke Shields


YOUR NAME:  Brooke ShieldsAGE:  49RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  MarriedRESIDENCE:  New York CityCHILDREN’S NAMES/AGES: Rowan 11, Grier 8  You have had success in many entertainment arenas.  Is there one in your career that you are most proud of, and why?  Acting on Broadway. The amount of work, talent and endurance you have to ...

Charter vs. Public School by Lori j Loesch


  Wow, have things changed, in a relatively short time.  Change for the better.  The house is calmer and quieter.  I took my 5th grade daughter to a Charter School.  It's the same Charter School that her brother went to ten years ago.  There are eleven years between my kids.  Same ...

Total Feel Goods for Gals from Bottom to Top by Robin Gorman Newman


Introducing SlimSation, the hybrid pant that combines comfort, trend and function all in one. Ideal for the newly pregnant woman or those who are post pregnancy, SlimSation contours the waist, slims the lower tummy and shapes the hips in various silhouettes and sizes ranging from 2-24W. As a new product launched ...

MOM SHOW BLOGGER: Savion Glover Makes Special Appearance at American Museum of Natural History by Robin Gorman Newman


 The American Museum of Natural History celebrated its 36th annual Kwanzaa celebration on Saturday, December 27, at Milstein Hall of Ocean life and Kaufmann Theater. The event celebrates the rich traditions of Kwanzaa and honors the holiday’s seven guiding principles. Tony Award-winning tap virtuoso Savion Glover, of The Tap Dance Kid ...

Mom Theatre Blogger: A Visit to Radio City Music Hall Behind-the-Scenes Stage Door Tour by Robin Gorman Newman


  if you're a show lover like me, and a proud New Yorker, a trip to see a show at the famed Radio City Musical Hall is a must do, and to have an opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes insider look at the venue is a real treat. My son and I ...

Back to the Routine by Sharon O’Donnell


So after the holidays, it's back to the routine of regular life. Not as exciting but comforting in a strange sort of way: time to pick back up where we left off when our thoughts were focused on gift wrapping, baking, and trying to get to Christmas Eve church services ...