I was busy. As a business owner, married mother of three, daughter, and professional speaker, I was the friend who didn't acknowledge a text until a week after you sent it. I would cuddle my youngest, willing myself not to think about the looming deadline I would work on after he fell asleep. Show More Summary
Dear Dr. Buckingham, My husband committed adultery more than once and produced a son who was born two months before our 4-year-old daughter. We also have a 10-year-old daughter. I am extremely hurt and dealing with pain, but at the same time, I acknowledge that my husband has a responsibility to be a father to Keep Reading ?
Dear Daughter, I'm your mom, so of course I want you to win at life. I aspire to see you healthy, happy, and successful. And I also want you to be a total boss. That doesn't mean I hope you'll charge into kindergarten and take over the blocks table to create a tower of power or commandeer all of the easels for your personal artistic vision. Show More Summary
Inspired by Kelly Oxford’s tweet, I asked my friends and family to share their stories of assault. I was not prepared for the answers I received. In order to protect the identity of those who were brave enough to share their stories on my Facebook status, I will not share their comments, but I will […]
Last week, Donald Trump was widely criticized for kissing a young black girl who was brought on stage at a rally in Green Bay Wisconsin. As the mother of two daughters, 19 and nine, I watched in complete horror. And while Trump was dead wrong for forcing a kiss on that girl, there was something else on my mind. Read more...
Good guys Cleveland Indians qualify for the World Series! OK… Trying to stay calm… what Canberra venues will be showing the World Series? So why am I so interested? A few years back the Make A Wish Foundation granted my daughter a trip to Ohio’s Cedar Point Amusement park and part of the package included watching the […]
Question: My daughter and her friends are studying in Florence, Italy, through a study-abroad program. In meetings before they left, nothing was said about the Schengen visa, but those in charge encouraged all the students to stay after their semester was over to travel around Europe. My daughter...
Ruth: My daughter has cystic fibrosis and a 504 Plan at her high school. She is a very bright girl, but is often absent due to her disability/illlness. She is Continue Reading ?
I take my children to the library every Monday. We return our stack of books from the previous week, and then my daughter—age four—runs around grabbing new tomes for me to soothe her to sleep with. Being four, she chooses according to what’s on the cover. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Woodes, Wildes What's so good? Daughter are sad again. Not that that should come as surprise to most, but there was a brief glimmer or energy that had my hopes up. Okay, tongue in cheek aside, this is actually a pretty solid tune by the band that I've come to know for being less-than-happy. Show More Summary
My younger daughter was sitting in front of me so we could both have window seats on the empty Atlanta Streetcar. As we passed a park named Hurt, I saw her really studying the people there. It was packed, and most folks had the blankets and backpacks that identify them as homeless. Show More Summary
At National Review, David French describes the treatment he received from thuggish scumbag alt-right Trumpers for the terrible offense of opposing Donald Trump: I saw images of my daughter’s face in gas chambers, with a smiling Trump in a Nazi uniform preparing to press a button and kill her. I saw her face photo-shopped into […]
On a recent Tuesday night, I attended the parents’ open house at my daughters’ school, a Taft-era brick building in New Haven, Connecticut, which serves four hundred and fifty children, in grades kindergarten through eighth. I have three daughters there, so I had to make the rounds to each of their homerooms. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Daughter, Kllo, Halsey Song: Woodes - Rise What's so good? Here we go again: I'm going to say something about how difficult this genre is to stand out in, and how Woodes exceeded my expectations in doing so. Or... will I? Okay, I suppose I sorta just did. Show More Summary
When your daughter asks for Mickey Mouse pancakes and you give her an everlasting nightmare instead. via That’s a sign I can get behind. via Just a little smile. via I was marking my students tests and one did this. via Costume Party. via This Mexican restaurant note. via I hate getting halfway through a […]
The minute I strapped my baby daughter to my chest, I had an uneasy feeling. My husband was helping me adjust the carrier's straps, and I became more and more uncomfortable. At first, I blamed the baby. She was a big girl — easily 10 pounds and only a week old. That is a lot of weight to carry... Continue reading
How do I tell my daughter she needs surgery? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Lawrence Raybon, author on Quora: "My 7-year-old daughter will need a brain tumor surgically removed. Show More Summary
TODAY's Savannah Guthrie talks about how she hopes to build daughter Vale's confidence by showing her that she is special and loved.
Brace yourself for peak toddler cuteness. On Tuesday, NFL running back Chris Ivory posted an adorable video of his 2-year-old daughter Nevaeh stealing the show with her dance moves. Never a DULL moment with my girls @missnikki_33 A video...Show More Summary
Lori: My daughter is a senior in high school in PA. She has been diagnosed with Dyslexia. She has had an IEP since the 4th grade. She was eligible for Continue Reading ?