I did something I’ve never done before, for my daughter's sake, and a teacher criticized me for it.
license to parent
#10. Nothing on earth smells as bad as her soccer gear bag. NOTHING.
#16. Squatting is not an option.
Here's the thing: There is no truth to the saying, “Spare the rod spoil the child.”
The thought of my own daughter struggling with her body image breaks my heart.
Right now, I'd feel heartbroken that it would be my final chance to be pregnant.
It's just a sweet adornment on a sweet child, not an attempt to define gender roles.
Forget the tired old produce variation. We show you your growing baby's size in cool objects!
We're having so much fun. My daughter even demolished me at a game of Sorry the other day.
I had two short-term flings with sensible, reliable sport-utility vehicles, but the pull of the minivan's power sliding doors was too much to walk away from.
I’ve applied all of these to my parenting practice—plus the constant presence of movie theater butter popcorn, of course.
Being a mom is not the only thing that defines me, but it's definitely my favorite.
Confession: Even though my girls are still little, I can't resist pinning stylish sweet 16 ideas when I see them.
#4. Picture day will be your Alamo. And will always be on the losing side.