You're a Good Mom (and Your Kids Aren't So Bad Either)

You're a Good Mom (and Your Kids Aren't So Bad Either)

14 Secrets to Finding Happiness Between Super Mom and Slacker Mom

By Jen Singer

Sourcebooks, Paperback, 9781402211140, 197pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008

For 21st century mothers, there seem to be just two choices: be a Super Mom or be a Slacker Mom. One's bad for you; one's bad for your kids. So what's a momma to do?
In You're a Good Mom (and Your Kids Aren't So Bad Either), the Internet's favorite momma, Jen Singer, tells all. Turns out you can raise perfectly good kids in that sweet spot between flash cards at breakfast and "donuts for dinner, kids!"
It's for every mom who's pressured to be perfect yet lost under the laundry, wondering if she's a bad mom. It's for every mom to wants to enjoy-not endure-motherhood while still giving her kids what they truly need to succeed.
Filled with "that happened to me, too!" stories and wrapped in the wit that could only come from the creator of Please Take My Children to Work Day, this book offers giggles and a pat on the back for today's moms, whether they're deep in diapers or petrified by puberty.

About the Author
MommaSaid's creator, Jen Singer, a mom of two tween boys and the hostess of the frat house for fourth graders, has been quoted in numerous magazines, newspapers and websites, including the "New York Times, USA Today, The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post", Associated Press articles, "Family Circle, Parenting, Parents, Real Simple" and more. She has appeared on ABC's World News Now, NBC News and CBS's The Early Show, Good Day New York, as well as dozens of radio programs, including WCBS NewsRadio88, Sally Jessy Raphael Talk Net and XM's Take Five. She has also appeared on several Canadian TV shows.

She is the creator of, back fence of the Internet, and a Forbes Best of the Web community, is a favorite of moms worldwide. She is the creator of ""Please" Take My Children to Work Day," a holiday for stay-at-home moms celebrated on the last Monday each June which has been officially proclaimed by governors in a dozen states nationwide.

She was named one of Swiffer's first Amazing Women of the Year in 2006. She has been a Huggies PULL-UPS(R) Potty Training Partner and a boys' soccer coach. She has served as a spokesperson for Listerine Agent Cool Blue(R). and is a member of the Similac Moms Alliance(TM).