Parenting

The Hard Truth: Do You Have a Purpose Beyond Parenting?

By Amanda Herr – Intuitive Life Purpose Guide The day your baby is born is a day filled with beauty and miracles, pride and bliss. To experience something so magical is a once in a lifetime opportunity. It’s easy to see why our soul would choose this experience. After some time, though, the feeling of […]

Tweens/Teens and Emotional Intelligence

By: Chyrl Mosley – MSN, BSN, BA-Psy, FNP-BC Life Coach and Fledgling Medicine Woman Like many a parent before me, I have fallen into that place somewhere between aggravation and insanity that happens get when my child rolls her eyes or whispers sassy bits of brilliant sarcasm under her breath as she stomps off, after […]

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Living by Value Vs.Living in Fear

By Betsy Chasse There has been much said about screen time and our kids. Parents lament that as their kids grow older, their Christmas list becomes less about Legos and more about iPhones, Xboxes, cool new gadgets and accessories. We worry our kids are spending too much time with a screen in front of their […]

Creating Awareness of and Support for Parents with Postnatal Depression

Creating Awareness of and Support for Parents with Postnatal Depression by Juan Vittori Many soon-to-be and current parents are familiar with the baby blues – feelings of exhaustion and overall sadness shortly after a new child arrives. However, when the baby blues become a more pressing, long-term issue, postnatal depression, also known as postpartum depression, may […]

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Have Baby, Will Travel:

Breastfeeding Tips While on the Go By Merril Bainbridge Founder of Peachymama   Breast milk is the best and the safest food a mother could ever give her child. It contains all the nutrients infants need for their growth and development without the risk of contamination, when done directly. Breast milk has antibodies which cannot […]

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Little Soul Highs

Moments of connection are our soul’s gifts to us. By Kirstin Rochford   As a parent, we are always looking for ways to pass along wisdom to our children that has sometimes taken us a lifetime to learn on our own. Have you ever thought, in a moment of clarity, “wow, if I had known […]

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Moms…you rock… never forget it… never… This year I decided to say Thank you a whole lot more. I could complain about money, clients, films, boyfriends, girlfriends, family… and yet I am grateful.. Today I… made a full breakfast for my kids, eggs (I tried to make them shaped like hearts…epic fail BTW), Toast and […]

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Hey Mom, it’s cool to be “un-cool”

I’ve decided I’d rather be an uncool Mom than perpetuate racism, bigotry and downright meanness. By Betsy Chasse So many times, I’ve lost count, I’ve heard the phrase “Oh they are just teasing, it’s just boys being boys, it doesn’t mean anything, I’m just kidding”. Heck even our President has gotten away with saying things […]

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How To Stop Resenting Your Kids!

Yep, all moms have been here! By Sayeda Habib   I wonder what your first response to the title of this article was. Did you get a bit angry that I would even insinuate that any mother, let alone you, could feel even the slightest bit of resentment towards your kids? I wouldn’t be surprised, […]

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In search of the perfect Mom

YOU ARE A SUPER MOM! By Lori Ann Davis   I am sure you have an image in your mind of what a perfect mother is; I know I do. Your image and mine might not be the same but we have a standard or ideal we try to live up to. I bet you […]