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My Fashion Police Officer

Kari Wagner-Peck | Posted 05.23.2015 | Parents
Kari Wagner-Peck

since we started homeschooling that he offers commentary on an almost daily basis. And it's not always positive.

What Is Going On With Your Husband? It May Surprise You!

Deanna Brann, Ph.D. | Posted 07.21.2014 | Weddings
Deanna Brann, Ph.D.

If you think about your husband for a minute, you can see he is in a precarious situation. He loves his parents because, well... they are his parents; but he loves you because you are you and you make him feel loved in a way no else has done.

5 Lessons From a Truck Driver

Susan Pace | Posted 12.28.2013 | Parents
Susan Pace

I envisioned MIT and a mechanical engineering degree by 21 for my son. Instead, he has chosen to get his commercial driver's license and is a long-distance truck driver who can take a diesel engine apart and put it back together again with his eyes closed.

10 Benefits Of Having Teen Boys

Emily Cappo | Posted 04.18.2013 | Parents
Emily Cappo

Gone are the days when I was chasing my three active boys around the playground or wiping their chocolatey mouths. There are times when I long for the days when I could pick them up and kiss their pudgy cheeks. Yet, I've recently discovered that being a mom to teen boys has its benefits.

The Story I Can't Stop Telling

Lindsey Mead | Posted 08.31.2012 | Parents
Lindsey Mead

My eyes blurred as I held my son against me, my awareness of how numbered these days are so piercing I couldn't have spoken without sobbing.

Mother's Day 2012: Men's Messages To Their Moms

Posted 05.11.2012 | Women

Since May 1 we've published essays from women about their moms and the complicated relationships they have with the women who raised, wounded, inspire...

Embracing My Messy Home

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 07.24.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Stiffelman

I love that my house is messy. Wherever I look, I see signs of my boy, that six-foot-five fella who has been scarce around here because of that college thing he has going on.