I’m over on Wheaton Patch today talking about our new house policy to only host birthday parties for the kids’ friends every other year, and why this fills me me with both relief and guilt.

I’ve also listed some great places to host your kid’s b-day party this year, oh you GOOD parental units who are going to make your kids’ eyes sparkle with glee, whilst mine cry into their pillows.

Come have a read!

Kid Birthday Party Ground Rules

And the latest Moms Talk topic is on child spacing.  Is having kids close in age a great way to “get ‘er done” and efficient, or stressful when they’re young?  It reminds me of my friend Linda’s website Baby Bunching (and Linda, I hope you chime in on the Moms Talk convo, since you’re an expert!).

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