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10 Reasons I Love My Pediatrician More Than My Husband

10 Reasons I Love My Pediatrician More Than My Husband

Courtney Reynolds  06.17.2015
Ok, the title is harsh. Do I mean it? Not really. Not most days. Not that I'll admit on my Facebook page. But when you find someone who...
Tween Expert Says 'No' to Cell Phones, Make-Up and Dating

Tween Expert Says 'No' to Cell Phones, Make-Up and Dating

Marcy Winograd  06.17.2015
Should you buy your 10-year-old a cell phone? Let her wear pink lip gloss? Post on FB, Instagram, Snap Chat, and Vine? Date? Wear a bra...
22 Ways I'm Gifting My Kids a Happy Summer

22 Ways I'm Gifting My Kids a Happy Summer

Galit Breen  06.17.2015
I still don't actually have a plan for weaving between moments of work with moments of summer, for tying summer with a neat bow. In the...
To The Mom At The Water Park

To The Mom At The Water Park

Kara Lawler  06.17.2015
I vowed to myself, there in that kitschy water park, that I won't ever sit on the sidelines again. I won't deny a pool date because I don't...
5 Ways to Connect With Our Kids and Why We Should Start Practicing Them Now

5 Ways to Connect With Our Kids and Why We Should Start Practicing Them Now

Allison Chawla   06.16.2015
In all of my studies surrounding parenting, there is one reoccurring variable that continues to support healthy child-parent relationships,...
What Toddler Tantrums Mean

What Toddler Tantrums Mean

Dr. Gail Gross  06.16.2015
What causes toddler emotions to go from zero to 60? While the answer depends on your individual child and circumstances of the moment,...
Dear Family Whisperer: Why You Shouldn't Make Your Kid Clean His Room

Dear Family Whisperer: Why You Shouldn't Make Your Kid Clean His Room

Melinda Blau  06.16.2015
Your son is still discovering what makes him comfortable. It might be a messy room. Or, not. It's up to him to find out. And if you give...

When the Prospect of Pregnancy Isn't About Glowing

Mike Reynolds  06.16.2015
There need to be more birth control options for men. Beyond the vasectomy and beyond the condom. Because these options aren't suitable...
Maternal Instincts

Maternal Instincts

Allison Chawla   06.16.2015
There is one thing I know for sure about being a mother, and that is what having maternal instincts really means. When I was pregnant,...
A Father's Day Tribute to My Mother

A Father's Day Tribute to My Mother

Karl Wilder  06.15.2015
I call my mother every Father's Day. There was a man in the house, but I have made no secret about the fact that he was never a father...
A Letter To My Future Daughter About Failure

A Letter To My Future Daughter About Failure

Kerry Vollherbst  06.15.2015
Peace is not in perfection, daughter. Peace is in progress. And that's good news.
One Day

One Day

Annie Flavin  06.15.2015
Now that my children are all safe in their beds, nothing seems too hard, too problematic, too much like a fire drill, or, worse, an actual...
Friday Night (Mom Version)

Friday Night (Mom Version)

Meredith Masony  06.15.2015
I remember getting ready to hit the town for some fun Friday night shenanigans back in my hay day. Now my Friday night's resemble screaming...

Palatetraining: Parents Aim to Buy the Best Food but Need to Make the Best Food

Dr. Laura Lefkowitz  06.15.2015
(Counterclockwise from top right to bottom right: My palette of fresh organic homemade tricolor carrots, sweet potato, butternut squash,...