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Monday, October 24, 2011, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Geralyn Broder Murray joined In the Bag today this month. Geralyn, a freelance writer and creative director, is also the author of THE LIGHT AT THE END OF THE DIAPER PAIL, and of this blog here: She lives in Northern California with her husband and two children.
Monday, March 12, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Warm weather sports are just around the corner, are your kids getting involved? The ability to play sports may not be natural for every kid, but their right to play certainly should be. Geralyn Broder Murray tells us about her daughter's drive to play sports, and her role in supporting that decision.
Monday, March 26, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Whether you're a super chef or just a "pedestrian" in the kitchen, getting the family around the dinner table is as special as the food itself.
Monday, May 07, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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It's hard to pick an ideal age for your child, but Geralyn Broder Murray has chosen her favorite. Check out this week's post here. Do you have any fond memories from when your child was five?
Friday, May 25, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Geralyn Broder Murray writes about body image and not contaminating our daughters with that struggle for as long as possible. Have you ever told a white lie to one of your kids?
Monday, April 09, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Sometimes you can underestimate the bond between siblings, even (or perhaps especially) if you're a parent. Check out Geralyn Broder Murray's take on the issue here.
Monday, April 23, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Between small children, pets and snoring husbands, how is a mother supposed to get her beauty sleep? Have any of you mothers out there ever had a sleepless night, or maybe several? Geralyn Broder Murray examines the fine line between insomnia and motherhood.