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5 Ways Your Kids May Be Trying To Destroy You

What seemed like it might be a super fun adventure is suddenly exhausting, terrifying, and sometimes downright dangerous. Read...
joni edelman   |   07.27.17   |   SHARE
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Charlie Gard Isn't Just A Name In The News; He's Everyone's Child

11-month-old U.K. boy, Charlie Gard, was diagnosed with a terminal illness. Charlie's parents, Chris Gard and Connie Yates, fought for the right to Read...
Liza Walter   |   07.24.17   |   SHARE
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I am proud of the fact that I pushed and continued to push for her autism evaluation, as this is where all the validation in the world has erased the sting of judgment from strangers.

Things Well-Meaning Adults Say To My Autistic Child

People should stop assuming things about my autistic child. Read...
Pauline Campos    |   07.24.17   |   SHARE
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How you feed your baby isn't nearly as important as making sure your baby gets fed.

These Tweets Show That "Fed Is Best" When It Comes To Infant Feeding

ICYMI: Ravishly recently hosted a Twitter chat all about infant feeding. We loved talking with panelists Joni Edelman, Erin Khar, and Carrie Saum of Read...
Ravishly Staff    |   07.21.17   |   SHARE
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 In my house, co-sleeping is a hard no.

Why You'll Never Find Me Co-Sleeping With My Child

When I check on our daughter before heading to bed myself, I have to do a quick scan around her full-size bed just to locate her. She is almost never Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   07.21.17   |   SHARE
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“Is autism my super power?” she asked me, giggling.

Being A Voice For My Daughter's Autism 

“Is autism my super power?” she asked me, giggling. Read...
Pauline Campos    |   07.14.17   |   SHARE
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if I don’t identify with the moms I meet in real life, I definitely don’t identify with the parents I see portrayed in the media.

I'm A Parent And I Can't Stand Other Parents

Parents — we’re the worst. Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   07.12.17   |   SHARE
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Sex While Breastfeeding? What Say Ye?

This doesn't surprise me — people don't even like to talk about breastfeeding. Adding in sex? Forget it. Read...
joni edelman   |   07.10.17   |   SHARE
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