Link to Hello Darling on your blog!

<a href="http://www.mops.org/mom" title="Hello, Darling"><img src="http://www.mops.org/images/blog-share.jpg" alt="MOPS International blog" /></a>

Thanks for subscribing!

Get ready for a weekly digest of great stuff from our site!

Don't worry, if you get tired of us you can unsubscribe any time from your email preferences.

Whoops, we couldn't subscribe you

We have to know your email to subscribe you, so check that you're logged in or enter it in the box below.

If you don't have account yet, it is super easy to make one!

Whoops, we didn't quite catch that.

We don't allow anonymous comments, so check that you're logged in.

If you don't have account yet, it is super easy to make one!

we love

With Love, from MOPS

We have videos galore and lots of reasons for you to smile. read more

honestly

An Unlikely Friendship

The sole non-canine inhabitant of the house emerged only occasionally. Petite and sheathed in bulky cardigans even in the heat of a Missouri July, she just had a hermit vibe about her. Yet I was intrigued by the license plate on her hulking SUV - "ALL ONE," it read. read more

self

How to Find Couple Friends

I knew I was grown-up and married when I started using the word “the” to talk about my friends. Finding a friend is difficult. Finding friends as a married couple is twice as hard. Finding friends as a couple with kids can seem near impossible. But it’s not. read more

honestly

Hiding in the Milk Aisle

I’m in the grocery store, speed-walking toward dairy, when I glance down the cereal aisle and spot my neighbor. It’s either hide in the milk or serpentine my way to snack foods. I imagine the hurt look on Doris’s animated face if she knew my intentions. read more

honestly

Unexpected Blessings

Eight years ago I lost my mom to lung cancer. I was unprepared for how difficult the first Christmas would be. My mom celebrated Christmas to the extreme. It was just her “time of the year.” read more