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Hate Letter Sent to Mother of Autistic Child.

August 20, 2013

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While the intent of Laughing Mom is to take a lighthearted break from the challenges of parenting, every now and again I come across a current event piece that just can’t go by unnoticed. I suspect my Canadian readers will already have seen this as it has been getting a lot of press this side […]

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Justice for Geo: A Drinking and Driving Tragedy

May 29, 2013

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While LaughingMom.com generally features posts with a humorous angle, I occasionally write posts which fall under the category “No Laughing Matter”. I have never met Sage Morin, her husband, George, or either of her sons. For strangers, we have a lot in common. We live relatively close to one another. We each have two boys […]

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Flying With Children

May 15, 2013

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This post was featured by The Ricki Lake Show: http://therickilakeshow.com/Parenting/Flying-with-Kids#.UbXs_uub9CA I recently took the boys, (2 & 1/4 and 1 year), to visit my parents. The flight from Edmonton to Victoria is about an hour and a half, so seemed manageable for my first flight alone with them. After an uneventful flight to Victoria, and […]

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Rebuttal to 8 Things Never to Say to a Mom of an Only Child

March 4, 2013

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When I first read “8 Things Never to Say to a Mom of an Only Child”, at the Huffington Post, I thought, “Wow. She sounds angry.” To the author’s credit, the post stayed with me, but probably not in the way it should have. It ticked me off. While I generally write posts about the […]

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No Bullying in this Video

March 1, 2013

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Friday features Make Me Laugh.  Readers share a humorous family related story or photo. Please send your submission to:  naomi.laughingmom@gmail.com. Make Me Laugh for March 01, 2013. Sorry, this one isn’t funny, but it does warm your heart. With so many recent news reports of bullying and videos of bullying being uploaded to the internet, it was […]

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R-Word: Spread the Word to the End the Word

December 12, 2012

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While LaughingMom.com generally features posts with a humorous angle, I occasionally write posts which fall under the category “No Laughing Matter”. I don’t like to brag, but this week’s post is witty. I mean, rolling on the floor laughing, w-i-t-t-y. I like to think all of my posts bring a smile to your face, or […]

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