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Susan McLean
Susan McLean is an award winning blogger and humorist. Her site, The Divine Secrets of a Domestic Diva, was named one of the Funniest Mom Blogs in 2011 by and in 2011 and 2012 by Circle of Moms. Susan mainly writes about her life as an aging, non-exercising, sleep-deprived, stay at home mother to three small children, but also occasionally about her other loves such as bacon and wine. In 2011 she submitted a poem about her love of bacon to the National Pork Board and won a year’s supply of pork. In 2012, her Domestic Diva picture won a wine label contest and she was featured on Mad Housewife Wine bottles. Her site and writings have been featured around the web and recently on The Dr. Oz Show. In her free time Susan loves doing laundry, and she currently has a children’s picture book in the works.

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Entries by Susan McLean

9 Parenting-Inspired Board Games You'll Never See in Stores

(3) Comments | Posted August 11, 2014 | 3:59 PM

My kids love playing most family board games, but recently I've been on a quest to find some new games that I'll enjoy playing as well. It's not that I don't find amusement in the classics, but 27 consecutive games of Chutes and Ladders aren't as entertaining as one might...

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10 Father's Day Gifts So Bad They're Awesome

(5) Comments | Posted June 5, 2014 | 5:12 PM

These gifts might not be considered good presents for Father's Day in the traditional sense, but somehow they're so bad, they're actually awesome. Break free from the traditional boring ties or tools, and embrace the unique and unusual -- Dad will thank you (maybe)!

1. Meggings (Man Leggings).

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10 Jobs I'm Now Qualified for Since Adding Parenting to My Resume

(2) Comments | Posted May 15, 2014 | 10:26 AM

Although I've been home with my kids for the last 5 years, I have never thought of my situation as a permanent break from the workforce.

Don't get me wrong; I have absolutely no regrets with my current at-home position. I love being able to be here at this stage...

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9 Ways Living With Kids Is Just Like Living in a Haunted House

(1) Comments | Posted October 14, 2013 | 7:06 PM

Mysterious sounds, an uneasy feeling and a variety of spooky sights led me to believe that my house might be haunted. Were we living with spirits, or was there a logical explanation?


1. Something's always waking you up in the...

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8 Holiday Insults (Compliments) From Kids

(44) Comments | Posted December 12, 2012 | 1:04 PM

Most of the time kids are well-meaning enough, but their compliments could usually use some polishing... at least the ones that my kids are slinging.

You may have read my 10 Insulting Compliments from Kids, but since my kids are so giving, I've got 8 more holiday themed...

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