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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.


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.


Amy Grace: 8 white hot dresses that are under $100

Gone are the days and the rule that says you can’t wear white until after Memorial Day.


Author archive: Heidi Woodard

I smelled the flowers, cultivated relationships and enjoyed life more while on my Facebook hiatus.

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Jaycee, 5, and Austin, 9

I’ve got a mental project for anyone who’s feeling like they need a pick-me-up.

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I’m living my life without thinking of everything as a status update.

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What can I say? Competition brings out the best in this mom.

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Scientists suggest one of the greatest contributing factors to overall happiness is gratitude.

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Talk about buyer’s remorse.

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Turns out the subjects that baffled me as a student – math, history, geography – haven’t gotten any easier .

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It’s just a bunch of wood, carpet, siding, and paint. But my childhood home holds memories too.

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One of the best gifts we can give our children is a sense of feeling connected.

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Knock on wood, no one was sick or hurt during the first week.

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time collage

Another controversial Time cover, this one showcases a childless couple relaxing on a beach with no cares in the world.

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“You look GREAT for having kids!” What did you just say to me?

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A fun list for anyone who has ever needed to get away for some alone time.

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With two boys each playing 50-plus game seasons, it’s finally time to catch our breath.

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My daughter is yanking my Paid Time Off days, and I can’t do a thing about it.

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Tony-Soprano

Sadly, reality isn’t scripted. My thoughts and condolences go out to his family and friends.

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That’s one husband who might be sleeping on the couch indefinitely.

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The supermodel admits to paying her kids to entice them to eat better.

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Money can’t buy you class, ladies.

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Children’s movies often teach our little ones harsh life lessons.

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