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Dinner Is Hell

Dinner Is Hell

Marco Gonzalez  02. 3.2016
Something tells me that many other parents of a 2-year-old can relate to the title of this write-up. Not wanting to sound overly dramatic,...
A Letter Of Gratitude To Stay-At-Home Moms

A Letter Of Gratitude To Stay-At-Home Moms

Sara Lindberg  02. 3.2016
I want to start off by saying I'm sorry -- sorry if I have ever judged you, if I have ever talked negatively about you.
6 Things You Shouldn't Say To Big Families

6 Things You Shouldn't Say To Big Families

Justin Ricklefs  02. 3.2016
When you see big families out and about, it must be a green light to say awkward stuff.
Twins Are a Gift

Twins Are a Gift

Ron Reardon  02. 2.2016
This March 18 will mark 40 years. I still get misty when I remember the moment when I looked into their eyes, love looked back, and shattered...
The Questioning and Second Guessing Needs to Stop

The Questioning and Second Guessing Needs to Stop

Regan Long  02. 1.2016
To my fellow parents, remember: you don't need to follow the crowd. You don't need to go with what one doctor says. You don't need to abide...
Why Co-Sleeping Is A Wonderful Thing

Why Co-Sleeping Is A Wonderful Thing

Nathan Timmel  01.27.2016
These moments are precious, and I don't want to waste them.
This Is Life Parenting Kids With Disabilities

This Is Life Parenting Kids With Disabilities

Ellen Stumbo  01.26.2016
Next time you see a special needs parent, rather than thinking of how hard it is, I hope you think about what matters most. I hope you...
Dads Know What They're Doing. We Should Let Them Do It.

Dads Know What They're Doing. We Should Let Them Do It.

Rachel Toalson  01.25.2016
I recently made a few waves with an essay I'd written in response to a friend venting to me about how her girlfriends kept saying that...
10 Reasons Being A Parent Of Twins Is Kicking My Ass

10 Reasons Being A Parent Of Twins Is Kicking My Ass

Rachel Brehm  01.25.2016
Raising twins has been the most incredible, unique, fun, rewarding, and challenging experience of my life. Watching my girls grow and learn...
The Change You Want To See In Your Children Starts With You

The Change You Want To See In Your Children Starts With You

Adriana Sorgi  01.22.2016
Remember that your children learn by example. If you want to see change in them, you must be that change, and you can start today.
Cinder-Mama Is A Real Person. She Is Me.

Cinder-Mama Is A Real Person. She Is Me.

Rachel Toalson  01.22.2016
It's like the fairy tale I always wanted, except it's not.
A Mantra For Our Daughters

A Mantra For Our Daughters

Sara Lindberg  01.22.2016
Your body was built for you -- no one else. Be proud of what your muscles can and will do.
How My Wife and I Keep Our Young Daughters Grounded While Raising Them in Los Angeles -- 'Land of Excess'

How My Wife and I Keep Our Young Daughters Grounded While Raising Them in Los Angeles -- 'Land of Excess'

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler  01.21.2016
While our daughters are in private school, it takes a lot of CONCIOUS EFFORT to keep them grounded with solid values -- that's really my...
5 Ways My Son Teaches Us To Be Better Spouses

5 Ways My Son Teaches Us To Be Better Spouses

John Whyte, M.D., MPH  01.21.2016
Let's let our spouses know how important they are to us.