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Ramadan Reflection Day 13: A Love Supreme

Imam Khalid Latif | Posted 07.12.2014 | Religion
Imam Khalid Latif

Growing up, my understanding of God was always tainted by a negative framing. Through Sunday schools and Friday sermons, I learned that God was watching me, but only later on in life I understood that God was watching over me-- two very different things.

Why Mothers Are Just Different Than Anyone Else

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 07.07.2014 | Women
Lisa Abeyta

Our relationship with our mom is just different than any other relationship we'll ever have. As a mother of three, I've found this to be true. I am a mom, and with that has come a completely different perspective.

Today, My Son Became a PhD!

Jan Cloninger and Rosemary Strembicki, LCSW | Posted 06.14.2014 | Parents
Jan Cloninger and Rosemary Strembicki, LCSW

People often comment about how lucky I am to have such a smart son. Yes, I consider myself blessed. But I also know all the challenges, sacrifices and determination that it took to get him to this day.

Momnesia

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 02.22.2014 | Parents
Jenny G. Perry

The relationship between a parent and a child is the weirdest relationship you will ever have. It is close and intimate. It is cold and distant, with hearts raw and broken. And this could vary not by the year or the day, but by the moment.

18 Animals Being Awesome Moms

Posted 05.10.2013 | Comedy

Mother’s Day is coming up this Sunday and to help you prepare for this upcoming holiday we have photos of 18 adorable animals being the best mothers...

What a Mom Wants for Her Ordinary Kid

Gigi Ross | Posted 04.25.2013 | Parents
Gigi Ross

I'm the mom that sits at Taekwondo tournaments and hopes for the first place that doesn't come. I'm the mom that's been at soccer games and ached inside, wishing that the sheer will of my love for this kid could make a ball float effortlessly from his foot or hand into the goal or hoop.

We Say Goodbye to a Friend and an Inspiration

Christine Eads | Posted 03.25.2013 | Good News
Christine Eads

On Father's Day, 2011, Jake was diagnosed with kidney cancer. It was deemed terminal. Jake went from a young man about to take on the world to someone staring at his expiration date. Then the good part.

How My Foster Mother's Love Saved My Life

Posted 05.15.2014 | Parents

This is the twelfth post of "30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days," a series designed to give a voice to people with widely varying experiences, including...

(S)Mother Love

Glenn C. Altschuler | Posted 04.30.2012 | Books
Glenn C. Altschuler

Apter's willingness to take on a difficult subject -- difficult mothers -- is commendable. Her decision to restrict her attention to their adult children is, we believe, a lost opportunity.

My Inspiration Station

Robin Hoffman | Posted 05.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Robin Hoffman

I feel grateful to have been raised by such an insightful and beautiful woman, who wanted nothing more than to pass on the magic of her heart and the motivation of her soul. For it's my mother that makes my bright light shine even brighter.

Marie Lawson Fiala: Mothers and Sons, Prayer and Healing

BJ Gallagher | Posted 10.24.2011 | Parents
BJ Gallagher

"You need to come home; Michael's been hurt," the voice on the other end of the phone said. It was my next-door neighbor, her voice frightened, but controlled.