Midway through my maternity leave, my daughter was asleep in her bouncer as my son and I laid on our backs on our trampoline, looking up through the leaves into the sky. I remember thinking at that moment how many times my own mother must have sat in this very backyard and watched my brother and me play.
Something happens to my husband when we go on vacation. He turns into what we refer to as, Vacation Daddy.
My favorite commercial right now is an ad from Under Armour featuring the USA women’s gymnastics team. I am partial to this ad considering I was...
I’m writing the first draft of this on my phone, typing one-handed while breastfeeding my son in the middle of the night. The room is dark, save...
It happens every time the phone rings. You go to answer the call and BOOM, "Mom, I need a snack. Mom, I have to poop! MOM, HELP ME!" It is like a five alarm fire any time I get on the phone. My kids turn into the most ill behaved hooligans on the planet. I am positive I am not alone.
The real question is this: if we are willing not to interfere in the daily lives of those who end up staying in a marriage-happily or not, should we be interfering in the lives of those that choose to divorce?
Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein is a New York-based pediatric neurologist who, through her own son's mysterious illness at one year old that caused a sudden delay his development, began to uncover the surprising roles food play in many modern childhood (and adult) ailments.
I've been in a serious relationship with yoga pants for almost four years now, ever since my twins were born. They helped me get through my breakup with maternity pants and have been faithfully by my side ever since.
This is an extremely difficult situation all around. Your fiance's ex-wife appears to be a severely troubled, anxious, and angry person who likely has no idea the extent of the emotional abuse that she is perpetrating on her daughter.
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While you can't remove your anxiety-prone DNA from your child, you can ensure that your parenting style doesn't exacerbate any innate tendencies toward anxiety that your kid may have. Here are ten ways to practice being less anxious with your kids, and setting them u to view the world as an exciting, rather than a scary, place.
The writing I choose to share is not "too" anything. It is my own. Writing is therapeutic. Just as it can cleanse the soul to vent about a terrible experience, it can build confidence to write a positive message. I share my journey because I believe the lessons I learn may motivate others to push through
In honor of these loving hardworking individuals, I wanted to jot down some of the best tricks that have helped me have a better relationship with time, AND with everything I have going on in my busy fun life.
Although there is no cure for autism, various interventions can help diminish the symptoms, sometimes profoundly. Since both social and communicatio...
It's enough to make anyone want to throw in the towel! But, let me offer another perspective that sheds light on what you can do to raise healthy, imperfectly whole, resiliently confident kids - because yes, it can be done!
I only had one of my children with me tonight for a simple trip to the store for bread. My pulse was racing, my eyes darting about and my body sweating... all before I had even got him out the car!