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staying healthy

Peloton Lady: I See You

When I first read about the controversy about the latest Peleton commercial, something about it (the story, not the ad) really bothered me.

Dear Sleepless Mom: It Gets Easier

Dear Sleepless Mom: I get it. Some babies are hard. Mine was. But I'll tell you something. With time, it does get easier.

Teaching our Children to Overcome Their Fears

“Noooooo,” my older son yelped as we got near the front of the ride, backing away.

I Joined the Club and Got My Special Pen

I always thought epipens were for kids with severe reactions to foods. I had no idea that I would be a candidate for one.

Accepting Who We Are is in This Moment

Sometimes we have these painful seasons in our lives that don’t ever seem to end.

Dear Mom and Dad (A Letter from Your ADHD Kid)

The first day of school has just passed. You adjusted my IEP at the end of last year and requested that I get the teacher who also has a son with ADHD.

When It Comes to the Environment, Small Changes Add Up

I've been watching news about our climate crisis for a while. It terrifies me. I have kids, I want grandkids, and I want them safe.

Top Ten Ways to Take Care of Mom

Being a Mom is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week job. The happier and more relaxed you are, the better Mom you will be - so you should take care of MOM!

Sandy Hook Promise’s Riveting Back-to-School PSA

It’s not how I envisioned school for my children. Or any child. But this is reality. And Sandy Hook Promise’s PSA drives that point home.

Committing to Myself: I’m Going To Lose Weight

I’m fat. I hate it and sometimes I hate my body. But I’m done feeling this way. I'm committing to myself. I'm going to lose weight.