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Friday Roundup

Happy Friday, GEM readers!

Another week has come and gone. We’re getting very close to the month of October which is very near and dear to our hearts around these parts. If you are a Breast Cancer Survivor or you know someone who is, please have them reach out to us so we can feature their story! Read this week’s Good Enough Mother Presents: Survivor Stories 2014!

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We had lots of other great stories this week too. Check ’em out!

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We received a question from a teenager last week whose parents asked her to be a spy on her little sister. See what advise Rene gave in her Ask Rene: Are My Parents Wrong To Ask Me THIS?

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Creative Commons/mywonderland1

Alexis gave us 10 Ways To Spoil Your Kids Without Spoiling Them in her weekly 10 From GEM.

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Rene shared a heartfelt Monday Morning Motivation this week asking What Will They Say About You?

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Do your kids irritate the living daylights out of you sometimes? Check out Wilma’s Better, Not Bitter: Sometimes I Just Don’t Enjoy My Kids and see what she’s got to say about it.

Clockwise from top left: Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson, Denise McNair, Addie Mae Collins.

Clockwise from top left: Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson, Denise McNair, Addie Mae Collins.

Alexis shared her Smack In The Middle: What I Will Tell My Children About Race and gave some great advice for educating your children on this touchy subject.

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How do you teach your kids to have good manners when dealing with strangers? Julixa shares what she does with her kids in this week’s Tales From A Twin Mom: Manners And Strangers – What Do You Tell Your Kids?