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Heidi Woodard: Help! I have the mentality of an 82-year old

No offense to any octogenarians out there. I’m just not ready to be you yet.


Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket

So, here we are, staring at Easter already and… more candy.


How I Do It: Personal trainer-mom pushes herself and others, all with a smile

She intended to work with children, but her love for health and fitness ultimately took over her career ambitions.


Jacqueline Baez-Leonard: Sometimes being a good parent means less talking, more listening

“Mom, what’s a lesbian? … Someone at school called me one, and I want to know what it is.”


Claire Flatowicz: Spring Cleaning: Signs it’s time to toss your clothes

It’s time to dust off those shelves that never see a dust rag, clean out those kitchen cabinets and my clothes closet.


How I Do It: Working mom Nadira Ford-Robbins

The 28-year-old dishes on discipline, sacrifices (fewer shoes) and her well-mannered 1-year-old.


Author archive: Al Watts

If dads want to demand equal treatment as parents, then we need to step up our involvement.

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I recently attended the 17th Annual At-Home Dads Convention and can’t wait to share what I’ve learned.

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I saw first-hand how easily a person with ill intentions could lure my daughter away.

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Don’t like your teacher assignment? Deal with it.

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Parents are busy. Kids are impatient. “No” is quick and easy. And sometimes wrong.

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Our oldest turns 10 soon and the talk around the playground at school is already about which boys like which girls.

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I love being outdoors, but I didn’t treat my allergies and asthma until later in life. Read why.

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It suggests I’m just a replacement for mom and that I’m just subbing in while she’s at work.

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Many dads are trying to step up. Moms need to consider letting them.

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Yankee pitcher Joba Chamberlain suffered an ankle injury thanks to trampolines.

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We don’t like splitting up. But we realized the odds were against us with kids in after-school activities.

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My brother was always getting under my skin. But I admire what he has accomplished both professionally and as a father.

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Sometimes I felt utterly alone. Sometimes I wished I could be alone. Learn how I survived.

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At 2, our kids stopped napping and research now says they may face emotional problems.

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Unborn babies deserve saving but not their mothers?

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Maybe with a little luck, and a little effort, we’ll get through.

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Each of our kids has a favorite we’ve read over and over. Do yours?

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By accusing first and asking questions later, I cheated my child of a chance to explain.

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A stranger reminded us we can spare a moment to make our kids happy, and that Santa sometimes wears black.

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My dining room looks like Picasso attacked, the basement walls like hockey backboards. Have I given up?

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