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I Was 30 Weeks Pregnant When Doctors Told Me I Had Breast Cancer
I wasn't prepared for the moment I found out I had breast cancer, especially since I was 36 - and 30 weeks pregnant.
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These incredible novels may be written for Young Adults, but they should be enjoyed by adults, too.
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I Sent my Kids to Forest School and This is What Happened
Once a week, my three kids dress themselves in layers for wick/warmth/weather, pack extra socks and gloves, and I drive them to forest school.
The 7 Golden Rules of Neighbourhood Playdates
It’s Saturday. I have arranged for my daughter to have a friend over. By text, Chloe’s mom and I have agreed that Chloe will come to our house at 1:00 pm.
Top 5 Kid Snacking Emergencies, Ranked
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When Bullying Comes by Way of Exclusion
“Operation Heather X.” That’s what it was called. It was nearly thirty years ago when my friends devised a plan, complete with code name, to exclude me.
Heather M. Jones
Why I Let My Kids be Picky Eaters
I swear, if one more study mom shames me for my picky eaters my head might explode.
My Six-Year-Old Has Already Experienced Inappropriate Touching
A few weeks ago my husband returned late from picking up our two children from school, their return quiet and hushed.
Should We Praise Kids Even If They Aren't Good?
As we heard my name called from the podium, my mom and I shared a look across the crowded middle-school auditorium. I’d won an art award, and it was hilarious.
Heather M. Jones
I'm a Parenting Writer. So is it Okay That I Write About My Kids?
“What are you writing?” My seven-year-old asks, walking into my bedroom while I sit propped up against pillows, my laptop balanced on my thighs.
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