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All or Nothing

All or Nothing

10.24.2014
Here is the thing about me (and I bet it is about you as well): In the area of taking care of and loving myself, I am an all-or-nothing...
6 Things I Want My Daughter To Know

6 Things I Want My Daughter To Know

10.24.2014
I wish I could give my daughter a cheat sheet so that I might spare her any experience that might dim her magnificent light. But this is...
5 Mom-Shaming Trends That Need To Stop Now

5 Mom-Shaming Trends That Need To Stop Now

10.24.2014
As a first-time mom, I've come to this simple realization: If you are worried that you're not a good parent, trust me, that makes you an...
Why I Believe In Nighttime Parenting

Why I Believe In Nighttime Parenting

10.24.2014
When Owen is afraid, he comes to me. And I want him to feel like he can always do that, whether he's 7 or 27.
5 Things Moms Know To Be True

5 Things Moms Know To Be True

10.24.2014
There are countless books by experts who offer advice to help parents deal with the toddler years. Toddlers Are A**holes: It's Not Your...
To My Daughter, About Your Birthmark

To My Daughter, About Your Birthmark

10.24.2014
"A lovely baby girl you have there. It's too bad about that awful birthmark." Those are the first and last words I ever hear from your...
Mom Bares Her Soul About Pregnancy, Body Image, Loss And Love

Mom Bares Her Soul About Pregnancy, Body Image, Loss And Love

Caroline Bologna  10.23.2014
For the past five months, video website StyleLikeU has been interviewing women while they slowly remove their clothes for its "What's Underneath...
5 BS Excuses Parents Make for Mean Girls

5 BS Excuses Parents Make for Mean Girls

10.23.2014
Let's stop making excuses for our daughters. Let's start raising them up by not accepting excuses for putting others down. It starts with...
The Color of Bizarre

The Color of Bizarre

10.23.2014
"Mom, isn't that the most awesome color you've ever seen?! It looks like frog spit and it would be PERFECT for your office! Plus it would...
6 Parenting Moments I Now Miss That Totally Annoyed Me At The Time

6 Parenting Moments I Now Miss That Totally Annoyed Me At The Time

10.23.2014
As mommy to young kids, there were so many particulars that needed tending to simply get through a day responsibly and with the least amount...
The Officially Unofficial List Of People Who Should Not Give Parenting Advice

The Officially Unofficial List Of People Who Should Not Give Parenting Advice

10.23.2014
Some days it seems like everywhere you turn, there's someone eager to give you advice on how to do your job as a parent better. Sometimes...
There's a Wall Up in his Studio Apartment, And it's Me

There's a Wall Up in his Studio Apartment, And it's Me

10.23.2014
The point of my visit is to give him a sense of family, to help him connect and feel less alone, yet from the moment I walk in, I'm guarded....
Our Life With Wes

Our Life With Wes

10.23.2014
In my mind, my son, Wes, is tall. He is kind and smart and full of sweet mischief. He loves to run. He runs everywhere, down the hall,...
To Home School or Not to Home School, and What Are the Alternatives?

To Home School or Not to Home School, and What Are the Alternatives?

10.23.2014
We want our children to have agency and autonomy, to be able to chart their path in the real world, to have reliable internal controls....