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Reliving My Birth Trauma At A Birth Celebration
Barely able to choke out the reading through my tears, I was mortified at having allowed the baggage of my birth to enter this sacred space.
How a Teacher’s Ridicule Helped Form How I Parent
My teacher publicly ridiculed my classmate and I and invited our friends to join in on the fun.
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Must-have Baby Registry Gear for 2023
Putting together a baby registry in 2023 can be overwhelming. Here are the items from my Baby Registry that made life easier.
How a Mother with Stage 4 Cancer Celebrates Mother's Day
Special occasions have brought me so much more joy since my breast cancer progressed to stage 4 last year, but at the same time, they’ve been harder.
Your Teen Is Drowning in Tech: The Solution Is More Simple Than You Think
Some 32% of teens say social media has had a mostly negative effect on people their age.
A Love Letter To Every Mom Who Is Running a Business While Raising Kids
There's something incredibly lonely about motherhood and running your own business simultaneously that is hard to describe.
This Little Piggy: Talking To Your Kids About Death
Different kids have different narratives to help them through scary times.
Want To Be More Active In Your Kids' Lives By Volunteering? Read This First
You sign your child up for a sports team, submit payment, and then pause as your eyes scan the website copy – they need parent volunteers.
Sex After Baby: The Power Dynamic That Contributes To A Loss Of Intimacy
Highly competent women have an amazing capacity to do it all until they don’t.
The Forty F**k It List: Ring in a New Decade By Letting Go
Use this decade (and every decade) for self-reflection and to own who we are.
Let it GO: The Amazing Benefits of Not Caring About What Your Kids Wear
Parenting is a day-to-day process of managing and triaging the number of effs you need to give to each and everything your precious little child does.
Here's Why Parenting Kids Differently Actually Works
The mother-of-three version of me knows that treating my kids differently doesn’t mean that I don’t love them the same.
Why I Stopped Trying to Make Other People Happy
I was a lifetime pleaser of people, desperately seeking their approval so that I would feel loved.
Why Having Your Grandmother When You're an Adult is True Gift
I spent a lot of time with my grandmother as a child. Being with her was always interesting and always an adventure.
We Found Her: The Mom Who Enjoyed *Literally* Every Minute of Parenting
When the tiny, wrinkled baby was first placed in Carol’s arms, an older, experienced mom passed by her room, peeked in, and told her, “Enjoy every minute."
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In The News
Sexual Assault Victims Owe You Nothing, Including When or IF They Report
“It’s totally political,” said the president of the United States, speaking of an alleged sexual assault victim.
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Inside Your Home
Get Your Sh*t Together: Your House is a Mess; Invite Friends Anyway.
Stop waiting for everything to be perfect and invite some friends over already.
Here's Your Much Needed Kindergarten Refresher Course, Fellow Adult
My youngest child is in kindergarten. I taught kindergarten for years. Kindergarten is kind of my thing.
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