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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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Make “Fend for Yourself Saturday” a Thing
I assume my parents were home on weekend mornings when I was a kid, but I have no memories of it.
Heather M. Jones
What a Difference a Year Makes in the Empty Nest
If you love someone, you need to set them free. Hopefully without the door hitting them on the way out.
8 Tips for Surviving Toddler Sleep Regression
Your perfect sleeper no longer sleeps or naps because he's testing his independence.
That Time I Stole My Wife's Moment
Everything lost is also something new gained.
As My Kids Get Older, I've Changed My Stance on Free-Range Parenting
Any parent that isn’t physically holding their child is a monster and a bad parent, and they are ruining it for everyone else, right?
Want Independent, Confident Teens? Do This When They're Small.
Why you should not let fear guide your parenting and how allowing your kids freedom is the best thing you can do to prepare them for the real world.
Do You Stalk Your Kids At Summer Camp?
In our parents' time all they would receive from camp is a letter from their kid but thanks to technology this has changed. But is it a good thing?
Your Tween is Probably Ready for More Independence Than You Think
I tried an experiment yesterday. I asked my ten-year-old if he wanted to be in charge of my six-year-old for the afternoon.
Heather M. Jones
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