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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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That Time I Talked With My Daughter About Her Impending Period
As a dad, my knowledge and understanding of the anatomy of women is both practical and minimal. But as a parent, biology basics have to be in your wheelhouse.
Lammily: The Doll That Gets Her Period
Lammily now comes complete with an unprecedented accessory.
Got Girls? Get "The Care and Keeping of You" and You Won't Regret It
I am very much of the mindset that we should be open with our children about their bodies and about puberty.
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'Purity Balls' Held For Pre-Pubescent Girls
Purity balls are a special celebration in which girls symbolically offer up their virginity for safeguarding by their fathers.
The Most Important Conversations To Have With My Daughter
17 pieces of advice to help raise your daughter in a world that focuses on outward appearances.
Why Are Girls Hitting Puberty Younger?
Research has indicated that girls in the U.S. are reaching puberty at increasingly younger ages and this is bad news for their health.
How to Talk to Your Daughter About Her Period
If your daughter is approaching puberty, it's time to start planning and prepare for "The Talk." Here's how.
Dr. Kim Foster
To All the Moms of Nine Year-Old Daughters, Myself Included: I Am Not Ready
My daughter is nine. She's at the precipice of puberty and willing it to happen. I want to tell her to slow down.
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