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I Don't Want My Daughter To Be A "Bad Eater"

I wonder because I think I'm making the same mistakes with my daughter. She hardly eats. She's very picky. I feel like food is a constant struggle Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   02.7.17   |   SHARE
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Teaching your children the value of all cultures instead of just your culture will help them to include those who have different backgrounds.

5 Ways To Raise Inclusive Kids

One way to combat negative outcomes post-election is to raise more inclusive children. Read...
Ambreia Meadows-Fernandez of Role Reboot    |   02.6.17   |   SHARE
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Sometimes a drink helps me become a mom who is a little more playful, a little less stressed.

Can Alcohol Make You A Better Mom? 

I am the best mom ever after I’ve had a drink. Notice I said… A DRINK. Well, maybe a drink or two, depending on the poison. Not a plastered mom — Read...
Sara Mann    |   02.3.17   |   SHARE
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But What If Spanking Your Kids Actually Works?

I don’t think I can say I learned anything from being hit, except for fear. I learned to be afraid of her. Read...
joni edelman   |   02.2.17   |   SHARE
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Maybe we are overthinking and over-planning the whole parenting thing.

Apparently, Women In The U.K. Are Delaying Having Kids; Maybe They Shouldn't

I grew up dreaming of living in that house with the perfect blue shutters and the white picket fence, three perfectly interspaced children running Read...
Allison Cooper    |   02.2.17   |   SHARE
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The pain of miscarriage lingers every single day.

My Miscarriage Left Me Holding My Body In Contempt

When a bereaved mother is left alone, how deep into the recesses of her mind does she wander? Does she surface for air? Does she want to come out at Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   02.1.17   |   SHARE
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If you are starting to transition to a more minimalist home, it can help to get your kids involved in the process.

5 Ways To Be A More Minimalist Parent 

Minimalism is great in concept, especially when you’re looking at someone else’s well-curated life. Declutter, simplify, own only things that bring Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   01.31.17   |   SHARE
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Parenthood And The Passage Of Time

But what can be said for the day upon which I am no longer enough? I dread that day. Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   01.31.17   |   SHARE
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