I was four days post-partum and felt abandoned. Yes, “abandoned.” At least that’s how my hormone-induced emotional low left me feeling as I sat in the middle of my...

Describe motherhood in just one word. It seems like an almost impossible task, doesn’t it? So many words come to my mind. There’s “love,” obviously. And “challenging,” clearly. Also...

We were in Orlando last week and my kids made us wait in a 45 min line for Wetzel’s Pretzels. We do this every year, and EVERY YEAR I...

Feeling lazy and unmotivated at the end of a pregnancy is just kind of the deal. It’s where I’m at as I count down to baby. Everything is an...

Blame the Graco 4Ever: though all-in-one car seats have been on the market for years, the 4Ever was the all-in-one breakthrough. It won 2018’s Best Convertible Car Seat award...

On the day of our service for my stillborn son, my then-2-year-old son and his friend went upstairs to play. My son came down and reported having seen a...

If you happen to be trying to conceive (TTC), and aren’t familiar with birth clubs and or preconception online communities — such as the Getting Pregnant group in the BabyCenter...

Those physical, psychological and emotional changes you go through after the birth of your child now have a name: matrescence. Traditionally used by anthropologists, the term refers to the...

“Mama?” she whispered in the dark of the early morning, before the sun’s warmth bathed the windows. I could hear the excitement in her voice even before I opened...

Keeping your weight in check during pregnancy could reduce your child’s chances of going through early puberty if she’s a girl, according to a new study. Researchers studied medical...