Category: Relationships

Ashish Kumar/EyeEm/Getty I have been as vocal as any parent about the challenges of suddenly being asked to work from home while also educating my children. We started our...

@lauralexx/Twitter and Westend61/Getty These are trying times for us all. There is so much uncertainty swirling around our minds, and we could all use a dose of comic relief....

10’000 Hours/Getty I fully fell in love with my in-laws when I moved from Utah to Minnesota for graduate school. Mel’s parents traveled with us. Her father Paul, a...

Freestocks.org As the song by The Temptations goes, “Papa Was a Rolling Stone.” Though I was raised as an only child, I’m pretty open about the fact that I...

Courtesy of Nicole Tieman Soon after my son was born, my mother came to visit. I had an emergency Cesarean section and, though I wouldn’t admit it, I needed...

Scary Mommy and Asheesh/Reshot There is no question, social distancing has changed my friendships. It’s a divisive issue that my relationships were not strong enough to withstand. I am...

Scary Mommy and nappy/Pexels Copy We’re all guilty of it. Of letting too much time go between seeing a friend, letting too many days pass between phone calls with...

You Stick Ben Wa Balls Up Your What? A strong pelvic floor is helpful for your health and your sex life. If you wish to have a pelvic floor of...

Courtesy of Katlyn Bennett Whenever our group text pings with “___ sent an image,” I wait with anticipation for the rectangular box to fill with a black and white...

Courtesy of Stacy Seltzer My parents and extended family currently live about five hours from me. When I moved across the state 13 years ago, it was definitely not...