Vicki Murphy

Vicki Murphy is the author of the book MotherFumbler, and the blog of the same name.

Latest from Vicki Murphy

MotherFumbler: What's a mom to do about Batman?

In her latest irreverent commentary on parenting, MotherFumbler Vicki Murphy gives parents a few choice ideas on how to deal with Batmania, and other childhood fantasies.

MotherFumbler: How to get a mom to drop the baby weight

Trying to get a new mom to lose the baby weight? Vicki Murphy has some choice words for you.

MotherFumbler: Why are parents so squeamish about female anatomy?

If you've ever wondered why parents give silly names to their children's private parts, Vicki Murphy has the answer.

MotherFumbler: Why are some moms sooo competitive?

Call it a case of one-upmomship. The latest video commentary from Vicki Murphy.

MotherFumbler: Get out the girls, we're talking breastfeeding

This week, Motherfumbler is woman-ing up on of the most divisive issues in the mothering world these days: breast or bottle?

MotherFumbler: Can you live on the edge after you have kids?

Does your courage get tossed with the afterbirth? A listener asks the MotherFumbler if motherhood has turned her into a scaredycat.

MotherFumbler: Getting kids to eat better grub

Sugar bombs in the breakfast bowl, hot dogs at night ... what is a parent to do?

MotherFumbler: Diaper bags, and what every mom needs to pack away

On a weekend when we honour moms for what they accomplish, MotherFumbler Vicki Murphy shares secrets on what's in her diaper bag.

MotherFumbler: Try your tall tale, but I'm going with honesty

Parents veer from the truth for a variety of reasons, like sheer self-preservation, although video columnist Vicki Murphy wants to stay on the path.

MotherFumbler: The hairy reality of mat leave

There's nothing as awe-inspiring as a baby, but taking care of (and cleaning up after) an youngster can be a real challenge. See Vicki Murphy's latest video commentary.