Marianne Walsh

Member of the Chicago Parent Blog Network

E-mail Marianne at walsh200@comcast.net

Past articles

Thoughts from a burned out momma

Maybe she's losing her mind. Or maybe, she's just a normal mom. Read...

 

The battle of Chicago public and private schools

How different are the parents who send their kids to public school versus private school? Read...

 
 

Baltimore riots: when is smacking your kid okay

One mom discusses her parenting philosophy when it comes to smacking her kids as punishment for misbehavior. Read...

 

Why fertile and infertile moms should stop shaming one another

One mom gives her perspective on the culture of mom-shaming fertile and infertile mothers. Read...

 

Good grief

What is the "normal" way for a child to grieve, and when should we worry? Read...

 

How this mom became hip again

She, like many moms, lived in the pop culture past of the '80s. But then she discovered Bruno Mars. Read...

 

10 life lessons your kids can learn from chess

Kids and adults both can learn a lot from this game of strategy and patience. Read...

 

Sports, kids and bubble-wrap

Concussions in sports is a real problem for parents and their kids today. Luckily, a new company has adapted proven military science and put it into protective sports equipment. Read...

 
 









 
 
 
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