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Tuesday
Mar132012

King 5 Parent to Parent: Living Green

Check out my latest Parent to Parent segment on King 5 about growing up green. I'm discussing my March cover story for ParentMap magazine and offering easy tips for families who want to live green. (Parent to Parent airs on KONG, channel 6/16 in Washington at 8:15am on Mondays.)

Please, "like" the segment and share it with friends!

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Wednesday
Mar072012

March News & Updates

Is it March already? Crocuses and daffodils are poking their heads up--proof that spring's on the horizon. Like our spring bulbs, I've been buried all winter, working hard. Here's what I have going on this month.

Live in Studio:

On Monday, March 12, I'll make another appearance on King 5's Parent to Parent to discuss my latest cover story for ParentMap magazine, "How Green Are We?" Parent to Parent airs at 8:15am on channel 6/16 in Western Washington. Not local? Catch it at King 5's website.

If you missed my February Parent to Parent spot on raising only children, here it is: 

On Newsstands Now:

My March cover story for ParentMap magazine explores the question "How green are Seattleites , really?" (The answer: pretty darn green. In fact, we're downright mossy.) Check it out and see for yourself.

 

 

 

 

 

I also wrote a cover story for March's Pregnancy & Newborn magazine on third-trimester nutrition essentials.

 

 

 

 

 

 

I'm also contributing to March issues across the country, from Suburban Parent to Connecticut Parent.  Check out my article "Momsomnia" in MetroKids magazine.

Honors:

My article "Homeschool Cool," the cover story for ParentMap's most recent LearningMap special edition, was honored in Parenting Media Association's 2012 awards. Cool, indeed!

And one of my recent ProSquad columns  on naps (one of my favorite topics) was recently featured by Daily Buzz Moms.

 

 

 

 

Guest posts:

Are you living with a child who needs less sleep than most? Then skip over to Easy to Love But Hard to Raise, a fabulous blog, for my recent guest post on Living With A Short Sleeper.

If you'd like to keep up with me, please subscribe to my newsletter! It's packed with my latest updates along with news, tips, and inspiration for your well-rested family. It's going out later this week, so don't delay!

I plan to keep busy this spring, but I'm taking some time to smell the flowers, too. Hope you're doing the same!

Monday
Oct032011

Last call for Ready, Set, Sleep at the Beta Price and an announcement!

Hurry and get it!If you’re ready for better sleep and you haven’t yet checked out my e-book Ready, Set, Sleep, here’s a nudge: this is the last week to buy it at its current price of $12.99. Next week, I will launch the fully tested, mom-approved “Alpha” version of Ready, Set, Sleep—both PDF and Kindle versions—at a new price of $19.99.

And here’s my big announcement: the Alpha version of Ready, Set, Sleep will give readers access to my brand-new Compassionate Sleep Support Group.

After next week, every person who purchases Ready, Set, Sleep will receive an invitation to join the insiders-only Compassionate Sleep Support Group.

Membership in the group offers you the following benefits:

  • Immediate access to the Save Our Sleep (SOS) Toolkit, which includes “Better Sleep TONIGHT,” a handy one-page reference guide.
  • Future updates to Ready, Set, Sleep.
  • A subscription to the exclusive Save Our Sleep (SOS) newsletter.
  • Advance access to Malia Jacobson’s upcoming e-books covering sleep topics critical to parents of older children, preschoolers, and toddlers.
  • And, best of all, a free personal email sleep consultation with me within one month after purchase.

As I mentioned, the Compassionate Sleep Support Group will be open only to those who purchase the Alpha Version of Ready, Set, Sleep at the new price of $19.99 and submit an Amazon receipt or Paypal transaction ID to me at www.maliajacobson.com.

So if you’d prefer to buy Ready, Set, Sleep at its current price of $12.99 (which does not include membership in the Compassionate Sleep Support Group), hurry and do it now!