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You could say “college husband hunting” runs in my family.In the fall of 1969, my mom — a member of Yale’s first class of women — met my dad and they married on campus right after my mother’s graduation. Twenty-five years later, I, too,...Show More Summary
I may post this week if something really controversial or exciting pops up but I think I am going to take Spring Break to work on travel stories. I have a bunch of travel stories to share with you guys but I never get them finished. I want to share about San Diego and Southern California. Show More Summary
Parents at North Farmington High School in Michigan want the school to halt production of “Carrie” as this year’s musical, reports Aileen Wingblad in the Detroit Free Press. They say it is disturbing and insensitive. My favorite complaint from a parent at the Board of Ed meeting was this: Lyrics refer to sex, alcohol, marijuana and (continue reading...)
Baby showers can be a beautiful, heartwarming and incredibly intimate way to celebrate the birth of your baby before the ‘main event’. They can also be incredibly predictable, unexciting and tedious if you don’t find a way to add your own special touch. Show More Summary
When you consider that the concept of genetic modification has courted controversy in relations to animals, it stands to reason that it should remain a highly contentious issue when applied to humans. The idea of ‘designer babies’ has...Show More Summary
All children will at some point become involved in sports, whether actively or through a standard school curriculum. Particularly if your child starts to exhibit a natural interest in sports, it is your job firstly to guide them through their curiosity by helping them to find the most enjoyable sporting outlet. Show More Summary
As a new mother it is important that your baby get’s the best possible nutrition so that they grow up into healthy and strong children that are alert, happy and full of energy. However with so much conflicting advice it can be hard to know what to do and which direction to take with your dietary plans. Show More Summary
Mothers’ Day is just around the corner, and the race is on for thoughtful fathers and teenage children to invest in a gift that will make it an occasion to remember in 2014. Whether you are looking to buy a unique and innovative gift...Show More Summary
Post by Adriana Velez. For some parents, the question isn't, "should you spank your children?" -- it's "how soon can you start spanking?" The answer made my jaw drop. 30 percent of babies are spanked before they can even walk. Seriously,...Show More Summary
Life in a special-needs world (Parents.com) The funniest tweets from parents this week (Huffpost Parents) Sex after cheating: getting past the barriers (Your Tango) Minimalist mom lauded for not spending money on her kids (Babble) Jennifer Aniston wants another woman’s … More » Evening Feeding: Life In A Special-Needs World is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
My child has a potty mouth. It's not cute. It's not funny. It's something I am having a hard time figuring out how to deal with, actually. I always thought I was careful about what I said around my son, as did his father. We were totally wrong. Show More Summary
Mommyish has teamed up with Mega Bloks to give 1 reader: a $100-value prize pack of toys from the Mega Bloks Hot Wheels™ product line Slash through the lane, carve up the competition and claim the checkered flag with Bad … More » Giveaway: Win A Mega Bloks Hot Wheels™ Prize Pack! is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Today is National Day of Appreciation For Abortion Providers, and I’m here to say thank you to the doctors and nurses all over the world who perform sometimes life-saving medical procedures in the face of great opposition. More » 10 Reasons To Thank An Abortion Provider Today is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Wouldn't the world be a wonderful place if parents could put themselves in their daycare provider's shoes for a minute? I took the time to dig through daycare provider forums to get the 411 on what they're really talking about after you take your kid home at the end of the day. Show More Summary
Post by Jeanne Sager. When Beth Hochstein was 36, she had a busy podiatry practice and two young children at home. Then one day her finger locked up in the operating room, right in the middle of surgery. Soon the tremors started in her right hand, and they weren't going away. Show More Summary
Post by Adriana Velez. Someone's career in crime is off to a shaky start. You have to see this adorable photograph posted on Reddit. A crafty 5-year-old forged her mom's signature, but she got one crucial detail wrong: She signed it "Mommy." Psst. Show More Summary
Pregnant women and guns are like peanut butter and jelly. It just makes sense. If you didn't pose with a handgun at your pregnancy photo shoot, then you're obviously not doing it right. More » 10 Pregnant Women Posing With Guns is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
I’m guessing this infographic will get a rise out of more than one person at first glance. Take some time to read on through though and I think you’ll see why I like it so much. The commonly held notion […] Be the first to comment......Show More Summary