Month: April 2018

Sigrid Kolbe / Getty Images Last weekend I took some time off. I know, I know. What does that mean? You ask. You’re a mom, right? How the hell...

“Give it back!” My six-year-old daughter screamed at her brother in the other room. “No, it’s mine!” he yelled back. And then silence. An ominous silence. It was ominous...

I posted a picture of my three-year-old crying on my blog Facebook page. I was venting. I gave her three different sliced bananas, all sliced different ways. She asked...

Here’s a little sliver of something really, really good: a high school student surprised her prom date by walking on her own for the first time in months, and...

Image via Twitter/Sarah Reese Jones Michelle Wolf, a former writer of The Daily Show and current host of this year’s White House Correspondents’ dinner, completely obliterated Trump and Co. last...

Though I’ve felt hopeless about my stretch marks at times, covering them up is not something I’d ever considered. But, apparently, there are moms out there who are beautifying...

Before having a child I could spend hours shopping. Hours. I’d grab a coffee and meander up and down each aisle. There was no diaper budget to contend with....

Pregnancy hanger. It’s like hunger, but on pregnancy hormones. For those not acquainted with the feeling, imagine being starving, but for two people. And the second, smaller person needs...

It’s good manners to send a “thank you” note if you receive a gift. It’s polite, graceful, and also extremely time consuming in, say, the case of weddings, showers,...

I fell in love with a woman 20 years ago. In those 20 years, we have moved across state lines, rented a house, bought a condo, and then sold...