Our children may not always listen to us, but they never fail to imitate us

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, September 29, 2009

I went to Max and Kate’s first grade Parent Open House the other night and their teachers spent most of the evening talking about the importance of teaching our children ...

Originally posted in: Parenting

Our Kids Can Amaze Us If We Can Just Let Them Try Things!

Joan Lunden | Thursday, August 6, 2009

This morning was one of my favorite days of the summer – when the staff here at Camp Takajo on Long Lake in Naples Maine “Break Olympics” for the youngest campers -- the ...

Originally posted in: Parenting

I’m Doing QVC Again!

Joan Lunden | Sunday, June 21, 2009

This Wednesday, June 24th at 9:00 AM EST Joan Lunden will appear on QVC’s My Time with Mary Beth selling her child safety product that she invented, KINDERKORD. This will...


Is your college grad moving back home? Mine just did!

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Mooommmm, Daaaaaddd, get my bed ready....I'm moving back home!

Originally posted in: Teens & College
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Mom’s Work is Never Done!

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, May 12, 2009

I'm sure every mom has thought about it -- how much would I get paid for this non-stop job, if I was getting paid in dollars. Well each year in honor of Mother’s Day, Sal...

Originally posted in: Parenting

6 Strategies to Help You Balance Life….and Not Pull All Your Hair Out!

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, May 5, 2009

I’m sitting in the airport in Greenville North Carolina after speaking at the Power of the Purse Luncheon, an annual fundraising event for the Women For Women Organizatio...

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Surrogacy - The Gift of Life

Joan Lunden | Friday, May 1, 2009

I was a guest on the Today Show this morning to talk about surrogacy -- in response to the news that Sarah Jessica Parker and her husband Matthew Broderick were expecting...

Originally posted in: Parenting
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When Kids Are At Play, Parents Should Be On Alert

Joan Lunden | Thursday, April 23, 2009

Well, spring is officially here and that means kids will be heading to playgrounds all across America and so it is appropriately Playground Safety Week. I don’t know abou...

Originally posted in: Parenting
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Take Your Daughters to Work Day

Joan Lunden | Wednesday, April 22, 2009

16 years ago I remember getting research on an interview that I was going to be doing later in the week on Good Morning America. It was about a new program called, “take ...

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Happy Earth Day!

Joan Lunden | Tuesday, April 21, 2009

It is so easy for all of us to live upon this planet of ours and forget about how amazing it is, how it sustains us, and provides us with food, water and oxygen. I rememb...

Originally posted in: Food & Home