Posts by: Dawn Mooney

The 2012 Movie I’m Most Hungering For

Posted January 6th, 2012 by Dawn Mooney in Entertainment, Movies

Do you have March 23, 2012 marked on your calendar? That Friday night, the kids will be with a babysitter while my husband and I join up with a group of similarly aged 30 somethings to catch the movie adaptation of the first book of a hugely popular young adult […]

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What a Difference Two Months Can Make

Posted October 25th, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Child, Parenting

Two months ago, I was grappling with a new image of my middle child as a kindergartner. You know the old cliche of the mom standing on the side of the road, tears in her eyes, as her not-a-baby-anymore child boards the school bus? Well, our first day didn’t look […]

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Celebrity Crush: Emma Stone

Posted September 30th, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Celeb Crush, Entertainment

Who says that our celebrity crushes have to only be guys? This week, I’m crushing on an actress who has been cracking me up big time on screen lately. Name: Emily Jean “Emma” Stone Age: 22 Hometown: Born in Scottsdale, Arizona, Stone convinced her parents to let her drop out […]

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When the “Mommy Wars” Hit Home

Posted September 28th, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Child, Parenting

Though it seems like a bazillion years ago, it was just back in 2000 when I first became a mom. Throughout my entire pregnancy, I immersed myself in the slew of new baby/mommy websites that were popping up all over the web, and I subscribed to enough parenting magazines that […]

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Is Blogging Becoming Passe?

Posted August 22nd, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Tech

Recently, many of the amazing women who I’m blessed to join here on The DC Moms gathered together for what we dubbed HomeHer, the celebration we could take part in while many of our other online pals were off living it up at BlogHer ’11. We ate, we drank, and […]

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Big Screen Inspiration

Posted August 19th, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Entertainment, Movies

I’ve always loved going to the movies. As a middle schooler, getting my parents to drop my friends and me off at the theater was the best thing I could imagine for Friday night fun. My very first real date was a movie in fact, and the memory of the […]

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Celeb Crush: Kevin McKidd

Posted August 12th, 2011 by Dawn Mooney in Celeb Crush, Entertainment

Whether we publicly admit to them or not, we all have a celebrity crush or two. (Or a top five. On a laminated card.) We DC Moms are baring our celeb loving hearts for your entertainment, and maybe just maybe, we’ll find some crushing common ground. Name: Kevin McKidd Age: […]

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