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10 Ways to Find Your Mom BFF

I think we can all agree that dating is definitely one of the worst parts of adulthood. If that isn’t bad enough, life throws...
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Half My Pregnancies Have Ended In Miscarriage, But The Other Three Have Given Me...

I was ten weeks into my pregnancy when I lost our baby. Still in the first trimester, so we hadn’t told many people. It...
I’m Desperate To Know What’s Wrong With My Son, But The Doctors Can’t Give Me Answers

I’m Desperate To Know What’s Wrong With My Son, But The Doctors Can’t Give...

It would be great to write a story with a neat and happy ending, but sadly I can’t do that. At this...
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What The Law Says About Breastfeeding In Public

We’ve all seen the headlines. Mothers vilified for breastfeeding in public, accused of outraging public decency or being provocative. We’ve read about restaurants asking...
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Child Discipline – Why We Need More Time-Ins, Not Time-Outs

You’re arguing with your spouse through text message. You are mutually tense because you have deadlines to meet at both of your jobs. The...
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How To Encourage Fine Motor Skills In Your Baby And Toddler

Babies grow and develop at an incredible rate. During your child’s first two years of life they will go from tiny, squishy,...
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I’m Desperate To Know What’s Wrong With My Son, But The Doctors Can’t Give...

It would be great to write a story with a neat and happy ending, but sadly I can’t do that. At this...
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Coronavirus: 5 Simple Self-Care Ideas for Busy Moms

As a mom, I can understand how easy it is to lose yourself in taking care of all the needs of your...

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Announcing A Pregnancy to Grandparents

4 Amazing Ideas For Announcing A Pregnancy to Grandparents

“So, when are we gonna get some grandkids?”That phrase, or something similar to it, is one that you’ve likely heard often as you move...
Why You Should Give Your Grandparents A 3D Printer For Christmas

Why You Should Give Your Grandparents A 3D Printer For Christmas

Senior citizens might really like – and use – a 3D printer. That’s the surprising, and money-saving, conclusion of a new study I co-authored:...
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7 Tips for New Grandparents To Ensure A Healthy Relationship With The Parents

“When is the grandchild coming?!?”You’ve been asking for years. Finally, your first grandchild is on their way. Congratulations to the new grandparents! You couldn’t...

The Ultimate Parenting Guide For Single Moms And Dads

Single parenting is difficult no matter how you look at it. And as rewarding as this experience is, it’s certainly not easy. To help...

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Do you ever look back at those hazy days before the kids came along, when you could please yourselves? When life didn’t revolve around...

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