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So what does it mean to parent beyond gender?

Parenting Without Gender

Building a society without stereotypical gender confines must start from the ground up. Read...
Lauren Suchenski of The Good Men Project    |   01.27.17   |   SHARE
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First Kid VS Fifth Kid: From Sterilized Pacifiers To "Here, Suck On My Keys."

I'm not saying that I've got this parenting thing nailed, but I am saying that I've done it five times which is worth something. Read...
joni edelman   |   01.26.17   |   SHARE
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Always cook two dinners at a time — one for that night and one for later in the week.

8 Busy Mom Hacks

I have three children (and a husband, a dog, a cat, three budgies, and three fish) as well as a job, friends, and family. If it weren’t for the busy Read...
Jo Abi of Mamamia    |   01.18.17   |   SHARE
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Sleep: Where are you now when I need you?

Funny Things Parents Do To Get That Extra 15 Minutes Of Sleep

“I taught my 8 year old daughter how to use our remote to turn on Netflix Kids (only my 11-year-old knows how to use it), and left out cereal bars Read...
Allison Cooper    |   01.13.17   |   SHARE
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As long as my ex and I shared a home, we were sure to fight.

Why I Considered Bird Nesting, But Decided Against It

When my ex and I decided to divorce, I was overcome with fear and sadness at the thought of living part time without my two children. Could it be Read...
Divorce Warrior of DivorcedMoms    |   01.11.17   |   SHARE
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Most of all, be proactively there and present for your friend.

6 Things To Do For A Family After The Loss Of A Baby

*/ /*-->*/ Watching a friend or loved one go through the heartache of losing a child can be a horribly painful thing to do. If you yourself have Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   01.9.17   |   SHARE
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Kids need to move. Is that impossible to understand?

Dear Elementary School: I'm Pretty Outraged You Banned Running During Recess

Dear Elementary School, I'm pretty outraged that you banned running during recess. My husband and I fought, really hard, to get our son into your Read...
Allison Cooper    |   01.6.17   |   SHARE
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We are constantly learning how to make the absolute most of the time we have.

The Art Of Presence 

We forget so quickly how to be in the moment, and what it boils down to is whether we are truly invested in the precious time we have with other Read...
Taylor Garcia of The Good Men Project    |   01.6.17   |   SHARE
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