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The Puppy Predicament

The Puppy Predicament

Dogs are fantastic family pets. Unless you’re very busy, or travel a lot, or you like to sleep in on weekends, or you’re just not a dog person. And this is something many people don’t think about until after they have brought a fluffy, scruffy mutt i ...
The Day I Learned to Love Myself

The Day I Learned to Love Myself

A couple of weeks ago I volunteered in my son’s class for his winter-break party. I was manning the cookie decorating table, trying to take deep breaths and not freak out about the food coloring in the frosting and sprinkles. To be perfectly honest w ...
10 Things Moms Should Stop Feeling Guilty About

10 Things Moms Should Stop Feeling Guilty About

Whether it’s forgetting about Show & Tell or not being able to attend the winter holiday program because of a work obligation, I can’t be the only mom whose first response to even the most minor mommy fail is: “I’d better start saving for therapy ...