What We’re Reading This Week: October 5th

Join us each Wednesday for a collection of links to stories, blog posts, and whatever else we’ve found interesting to check out.


MODG: Reviewing Post Baby Jeans AS A FAVOR TO YOU. You Owe Me Shoes. STILL.

MommyNaniBooBoo: Prodromal Labor, False Labor, Pre-Labor – Suck It.

Wired Momma: The Buck Naked Roaming Ninja


Sean Swarner via FoxNews: Cancer Survivor Completes Seven Summits

Modern Mom: Kraft Recalls Velveeta Shells & Cheese Products

The Healthy Home Economist: Are Antibiotics Necessary For Strep Throat?

The New York Times: Is Junk Food Really Cheaper?

NPR: Amanda Knox Leaves Italy En Route To U.S.

Yahoo! News: Breast Cancer Survivor Decries Patdown At JFK

Sassy Monkey Reads via BlogHer Book Club: Do You Really Know What Your Kids Are Eating At School?


Huffington Post Parents: Finding Their Passion… Really?

Sellabitmum: Capturing Joy…

Spilled Milk: Chasing A Rainbow

Feminist Breeder: Would You Ask Me That Question If I Were A Man?

Mom Spark: How To Get Blogging Jobs: 10 Quick Tips To Prepare Your Blog For Gigs

What Megan’s Making: Glazed Apple Cinnamon Bread

Modern Parents, Messy Kids: A Monster Cake Absolutely Anyone Can Make

Have you come across a great read? Tell us where to find it in the comment section! (Yes, it can be your own post. But it’d better be good, or we’ll flog you.)