This year’s Gerber baby, Lucas Warren, is the first Gerber baby to have Down syndrome. Last weekend, he met up with the original Gerber baby, Ann Turner Cook, who just turned 91. The duo shared a touching photo o […]
The tweets regarding Kate Spade’s death are showing how much people still don’t understand mental illness. “Just goes to show you money can’t buy happiness.” “Just goes to show you money doesn’t cure heart disease […]
The other night I was scrubbing up some slime that my daughter had let ooze through her fingers and slip onto the floor. The slime craze is big in our house and it often leaves behind a sticky, gooey mess. My […]
These three women who lets face it are champions of female empowerment yet the focus was on
1. She doesn’t smile enough
2. She’s not wearing enough make up or a flash enough dress
3. Isn’t it sad she’s […]
This is a picture of my daughter the night before her Dad took his own life. 4-years old and her first night of ballet class. Full of joy. Full of innocence. The worst thing that had ever happened to her was […]
The current wave of sexual abuse news is causing thoughtful people everywhere to feel disgust, sadness and rage on behalf of those victimized. But for some of us who have endured such violence, the relentless […]
Stretch marks don’t usually belong to the celebrated side of pregnancy, but they are part of the experience nonetheless. After having quadruplets, 23-year-old Doreen Ching from Malaysia has decided to share p […]
My wife and I haven’t slept in days after watching this…
I’m making this post because I feel like it is very important to remind parents to be very careful about what we allow our children to have.
For Tony and I this was definitely an eye opener and we will be […]
I give you: MY NEW HERO. This Soccer Mom, at my kid’s last game.
Whilst the other parents stood loudly and earnestly and concernedly on the sidelines: this mother laid her body down on the ground, her h […]
Something extraordinary at LAX today… (writing this on the plane).
I was at the gate, waiting to get on my plane to Portland. Flights to two different cities were boarding on either side of the Portland […]
Why would I post this picture?
You can see all the cellulite on my fat legs.
My stomach looks huge, like I am still pregnant.
My ankles are so swollen they look like logs.
You can see the pad in my […]
A grieving mother has shared a photograph of her 12-year-old son in his coffin, after he killed himself over being bullied for his sexuality.
Andrew Michael Leach was found hanged in his dad’s garage in S […]
Like many parents, feeding my kids can really suck at times. My oldest was and still is an extremely picky eater. My kindergartner is chronically obsessed with sweets, and will rarely still sit at the table for […]
“When I grow up, I’ll be a man,” you shout, a smile beaming from your sweet face. I tickle your belly, barely covered these days by your favorite, faded Superman T-shirt. “Yes,” I say, trying to smile, “one day […]
There are many common, daily things that can kill your cat, and some can be found in your own home without you realizing. If you are a new cat owner, or if you’re thinking about adopting a cat, it is essential for […]