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I Hate Laundry!

20. I Hate Laundry!

The Tipping List I Hate Laundry! 5 Tips to make it less loathsome -Stephanie Elliot, aka Manic Mommy I hate laundry. I would rather make beds, wash and scour the smelliest of dishes, pick up dog poop … OK, maybe not that last one, but doing the laundry ranks right up there as one of [...] Continue reading
Madonna, Duran Duran & MTV

21. Madonna, Duran Duran & MTV

Music Memories Madonna, Duran Duran & MTV Music video memories – old-school style -Stephanie Elliot Britney Spears wasn’t even born when I first started watching MTV. OK, maybe she was, but she was probably in diapers back then. I mean I am old enough to mother most of these award-winning musicians! OK, maybe not ‘mother’ [...] Continue reading

22. Afraid to Tell My Husband!

Just Another Manic Mommy Afraid to Tell My Husband! Dear Manic Mommy: I just found out that I am pregnant and am having a hard time trying to think of a way to tell my husband. We weren’t planning on becoming pregnant so soon and I am not sure how ready we are to be [...] Continue reading

23. Are Diabetes Hereditary?

Just Another Manic Mommy Are Diabetes Hereditary? Dear Manic Mommy: I just found out I am pregnant. My boyfriend has diabetes. What are the chances the baby will have diabetes? Manic Mommy: Check out this article on the American Diabetes Association Web site. Continue reading

24. Emotions Are Ready to Spill Out!

Just Another Manic Mommy Emotions Are Ready to Spill Out! Dear Manic Mommy: I am pregnant and as you may know, we get really sensitive and I cry a lot now that I am almost due. I have a lot of things that I hold inside and keep to myself and I have not told [...] Continue reading

25. Screaming and Crying and Whining … Oh My!

Just Another Manic Mommy Screaming and Crying and Whining … Oh My! Dear Manic Mommy: Hi, my 4-year-old daughter screams and whines at the top of her lungs when she accidentally hurts someone and they react loudly. I have explained all she had to do is say sorry, but she still flips out at the [...] Continue reading