Guest Bloggers

Meet the Head Pooch of Poochamungas

Meet the Head Pooch of Poochamungas

Meet John Joyce of Poochamungas. How long have you been a firefighter? 17 years When did you know you wanted to be a firefighter? It kind of found me. I saw a firetruck a year before I got the job and thought that it would be an interesting job.  I took a test with 30,000 applicants one year later and(…)

How to Make a Kid’s 2014 Bucket List Craft

How to Make a Kid’s 2014 Bucket List Craft

How to Make a Kid’s 2016 Bucket List Craft By Raven W. Green Another great New Year’s Craft for 2016!  Ya’ll know by now how much I love making easy, fun and memorable keepsakes for holidays.  They make for a wonderful mommy & me project plus great to look back on year after year. Today,(…)

Why Music Education? One Global School’s Response to the Need

Why Music Education? One Global School’s Response to the Need

Guest blog post by Andrew Fitzmaurice Education is about inspiring people to learn and to be passionate about learning. But for too long, and in too many schools and countries around the world, a growing desire to reduce education into league tables has taken the joy out of learning. We, as educators, have a duty(…)

Smashburger® Launches Limited Edition Mint Oreo® Shake

Smashburger® Launches Limited Edition Mint Oreo® Shake

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and Smashburger, the better burger restaurant known for its smashed-to-order burgers, is smashing the celebration by bringing back a Limited Edition Mint Oreo® Shake, every Leprechaun’s favorite! Made with premium Vanilla Häagen-Dazs® ice cream, crushed Oreo®cookies, and Mint Syrup, this hand-spun shake is guaranteed to make all(…)

Hannah and the Talking Tree by: Elke Weiss

Hannah and the Talking Tree by: Elke Weiss

Book review by the Mom-Spot Network Literature Advisory Panel Description: ‘Hannah and the Talking Tree’ is a children s book specially designed to plant the seeds of environmental activism in the next generation. Printed on recycled paper. Gold Medal winner of the 2010 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards. Hannah is a little girl with a special(…)

It all starts with ME! #ThisIsME

It all starts with ME! #ThisIsME

As a single mother of a teen age daughter, instilling in her the life skills to embrace life is a personal goal of mine.  I was raised by a single mother who was at every sporting event of mine, every awards banquet and stood behind ME through thick and thin.  She instilled in ME a strong sense(…)