As horrible as it may sound, raising sarcastic kids might not be such a bad thing.

I’m Glad I’ve Raised Sarcastic Kids

Recently, I’ve noticed that my children have inherited a sarcasm detector that would make mad scientist Professor Frink from The Simpsons quite Read...
Joanna Mazewski of Babble    |   02.12.16   |   SHARE
Since the rates of depression are twice as high in women as in men, this means there are many, many mothers out there who face this struggle everyday. Image: We Heart It.

Antidepressants Make Me A Better Mom

I'm calmer, more level-headed, and more responsive (not reactive). I'm able to make it through the day without every comment, incident or event Read...
Kim Zapata of Your Tango    |   02.12.16   |   SHARE
Experiences like Alexandra’s, where a barista undermined her autonomy, explain a lot about why modern motherhood is laced with expectation and guilt. Image: Georgina Dent

“No Coffee For You": Why Do People Still Feel They Can Judge Pregnant Women?

I vividly recall being 30 weeks pregnant with my first baby in a London pub. I was lining up at the bar for a soda water, when the man beside me Read...
Georgina Dent of Mamamia    |   02.11.16   |   SHARE
I didn’t know what I was doing, so I clung to what I could. I reduced parenting to good and bad, black and white, and put myself on the side of the angels. Image: Elizabeth Broadbent

I Used To Judge Formula-Feeding Moms, And So Many Others

I didn’t trumpet these views to my mommy groups, of course. I wasn’t crass. But when a girl let her daughter cry it out, I decided the tot seemed a Read...
Elizabeth Broadbent of Babble    |   02.11.16   |   SHARE
Each person processes miscarriage differently.

When Your Miscarriage Is A Relief

No two losses are the same. Read...
Sarah Fader    |   02.10.16   |   SHARE
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“I don’t feel like I have to hide anymore”: Nashville’s Hayden Panettiere opens up about PND

She was vocal about the condition up and down the red carpet, telling reporters she wanted to set a good example for her daughter. "I do feel and Read...
Sarah-Jane Collins of Mamamia    |   02.8.16   |   SHARE
Please, make it stop.

The Only Thing That Cures Morning Sickness Is Having The Baby

After the positive test and the cautious excitement of we're having a baby! came what felt like a literal gut punch — intense, chronic, debilitating Read...
Britni de la Cretaz    |   02.2.16   |   SHARE
They hate you.

7 Ways Toddlers Insist On Being Assholes

They don’t care about you. As long as you are meeting their ransom demands, the rest of your life is irrelevant. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   01.31.16   |   SHARE