There is a way to be genuine with your kids, have a good relationship, and still be the parent. You aren’t losing your influence, it’s just changing.
The bone marrow biopsy confirmed the news we dreaded and a whole new chapter of our lives began, one in which we never imagined ourselves participating.
Rules rule, but only if they are set out right. We do more harm than good when we fail to enforce rules and limits with love and affection.
Mothering is so much bigger than grocery lists and school projects. Mothering happens when the child in front of you needs deep and unconditional love.
Let’s face it, we all strive to reach the elusive state of happiness, and from time to time wonder, how do we get there?
Touch heals. An increasing amount of evidence suggests that touch has more power than we could ever imagine.
Special needs is a complex entity, a vast network of exposed nerves that must be treated with care. Please, let this story be treated with care.
If you’ve shied away from introducing your child to comic books, now is the time for a proper introduction.
Consider for a moment how mom-shaming affects all of us, even if we aren't the immediate perpetrators or victims of the shaming.