Links are alphabetical, except for occasional featured ones in bold at the top of each list. Links to external sites are provided for informational purposes only, and do not imply any association with, approval of, or endorsement of, said sites by Mombian. I try to list sites that are relevant, but cannot fully screen them all. If you find a link that is not working or is miscategorized, please let me know.

General Info and Research

"Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose." --Zora Neale Hurston


"Other than life experience, nothing left a deeper imprint on my formative self than the movies." --Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Starting a Family

"If pregnancy were a book, they would cut the last two chapters." --Nora Ephron

Raising Children

"Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them." --Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Community and Blogs

"Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking." --George Eliot

Legal and Political Info

"If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world upside down all alone, these together ought to be able to turn it back and get it right side up again." --Sojourner Truth

Caring for Ourselves

"Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent." --Eleanor Roosevelt