Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Joyce Shulman: 10 Habits Of The Most Successful Moms

Habits are those things we do reflexively. Without stopping to think about them or figure out how. Because of that, they don’t require much brain power. That makes habits incredibly powerful for helping people get through the day in the most productive way possible. For incredibly busy...

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Lauren Vaknine: Why Do We Choose To Have Children?

During one of my son’s infamous sleep strikes, I posed the question to my husband, ‘Why do people have children?’ It wasn’t a sarcastic, rhetorical question in the midst of a third consecutive all-nighter. I genuinely started wondering why people inflict such stress...

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Woman Made ‘Pussy On Protest’ Kits To Flood The White House With Women’s Stories

Of all the things President-Elect Donald Trump is known for, being a champion of women’s rights is not one of them. He has been caught on tape bragging about grabbing women “by the pussy,” said women might have to go to different states to access abortion care when he’s in office, and...

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Shelley Hopper: Letter To The Man Opening His Heart To A Single Mama

Being a single mama is full of moments that melt your heart; you get to experience almost every single milestone and memory all to yourself.

But while your heart is absolutely full of love and pride to and from your little(s), it’s no secret it’s extremely difficult letting someone else...

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

California's Absurd and Insidious 'Bill of Rights for Children' Invites Pernicious Meddling

Office of Richard PanAnti-vaccine activists are sounding the alarm about a California bill that should trouble you even if you have nothing against immunization. The bill, S.B. 18, would codify the Bill of Rights for Children and Youth in California, a philosophically confused hodgepodge of...

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Dad Drops Son a Mile From Home, Goes to Jail.

Mike Tang was charged with child endangerment for leaving his 8-year-old son in a grocery store parking lot a mile from home. It was supposed to be a life lesson.
“I just wanted to reinforce that money is hard to earn and that, if he doesn’t do a good job at school, he could end...

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Saturday, July 22, 2017

The State Wanted to Treat Her Like a 'Handmaid.' She Fought Back

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When Tamara Loertscher was a teenager, radiation treatment left her unable to produce thyroid hormones, subjecting her to depressive spells and fatigue when she wasn’t on medication. The condition also made it difficult to impossible for her to become pregnant—or...

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