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 […]
It took his left-behind toothbrush to undo me. I’m sitting here in a parking lot sobbing my guts out. He was mine for two and a half weeks, but those days and nights saw him smile, sleep through the night […]
Today, the fire alarm went off in our school. It was not a drill. It was not planned. Our first thought wasn’t to exit the building, but to wonder if this was the start to a very dark afternoon.
For 30-60 s […]
Two botched attempts at aborting a baby in Warsaw, Poland on March 7th lead to the baby being born alive and screaming unaided for one hour.
Witnesses say the incident was “horrific” and that the baby was vis […]
Smag31 wrote a new post, What I Would Say To Family Expecting Down Syndrome Baby 5 months ago
What would you say to a family today who have received the diagnosis that they are expecting a baby with down syndrome?
“Just don’t worry, we were so worried about the future. If I knew then what I know now we […]
The other morning I sat on the couch trying to squeeze in, yet savor, my morning mug of coffee before my daily priorities called me from the cup. As a mother of three children under five years of age, I had a lot […]
Writing on facebook, Emma hannigan, mum-of-two, wife and author revealed she hasn’t long to live with this moving piece;
All good things must come to an end,
The time that I knew was borrowed must be given […]
Find Your Way Back – Lisa Nichols delivers a powerful speech on how she struggled with abuse and depression and what these experiences taught her, and shares the best actionable advice on how to overcome even your […]
It happened twice this week. I took my two little kids to my friends’ houses for play-dates and their homes were spotless. I’m positive they cleaned their houses for me. So I could see it. So I could think to myse […]
To anybody travelling somewhere tropical, please be careful when in the sand and wear shoes!
My boyfriend and I recently got back from Punta Cana to discover that we both have larva migrans, in other terms […]
Dr. Cummings performs a successful External Cephalic Version [ECV] to turn our breech baby at 38 weeks. Prior to the procedure, we attempted a number of other methods to turn the baby […]
A Twitter user has shared a story that went viral about being a child so worried she wouldn’t get a gift Valentine’s day at school. She begged her dad to let her stay home on the big day, but he made her go to sc […]