Archive | April, 2009

Another Springtime Photo from PunditMom

April 11, 2009

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When there’s not enough time for words, there’s always time for a photo! Photo by PunditMom…

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Political Makeovers for Women!!

April 10, 2009

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Women love makeovers. We can’t help it. Even the most serious-minded of us like a little change now and then. Who doesn’t crave a new lip gloss or yearn for an updated hair style from time to time? (Excuse me …

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PunditMom — One of 50!

April 8, 2009

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As I’ve mentioned before, I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with the term “mommyblogger.” But I guess I’m going to have to come to grips with it and use it for my world domination agenda in light of …

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Oprah and the Mommybloggers Should Go One Step Further

April 8, 2009

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My gal pal Jodifur nudged me to take on the topic of Oprah and the mommybloggers. I know that could be a bit dangerous (I don’t want Oprah putting a hit out on my blog!), but I’ll go there anyway!…

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10 Reasons Mothers are More Political in 2009

April 7, 2009

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As I discovered last year by reading a lot of blogs, and from the wonderful essays all my Mothers of Intention contributors wrote, moms are a lot more political than the we get credit for. Politicians think they know us …

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G-20 — The More Things Change, ….

April 6, 2009

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Here are the spouses of the G20 leaders. Well, the wives of the male leaders, that is. There are actually two women leaders in the G20 — Angela Merkel of Germany and Cristina Kirchner of Argentina. So, why aren’t

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Michelle Obama’s Story is Mine. And Yours.

April 6, 2009

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As many news reports have pointed out, the world is going gaga for Michelle Obama and this time it’s about more than her J. Crew cardigans. Girls are listening with rapt attention to her working-class story that reporters are calling …

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I Know It Doesn’t Have Anything to Do With Politics

April 4, 2009

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But it’s the weekend and I like to play with my camera. Who knew almost dead flowers were such good photo subjects? Photo by PunditMom …

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Are We Closer to "Family Friendly?"

April 3, 2009

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As the Obamas were campaigning for the White House, they were clear about their intent to make our country more “family friendly.” Michelle Obama in particular was open about the fact that she would make advocating for families one of …

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The Politics of Mothering a Tween

April 2, 2009

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It has come to my attention, rather abruptly recently, that there are some things I have been in MAJOR denial about when it comes to PunditGirl. First, I refuse to accept the fact that she is officially a “tween.” But …

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Five Imagined Confessions of Elisabeth Hasselbeck

April 1, 2009

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You’re not going to find me talking about uber-conservative Elisabeth Hasselbeck much here at PunditMom. We don’t exactly see eye-to-eye on anything in the political realm! But I thought it was interesting that high profile mom Hasselbeck announced recently on …

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