Considering the nutritional value of each bite ingested for each kid just seems like a nice but unattainable ideal most days.
“So, I stand here, mouth agape, partly in horror, and receive the sacrament.”
Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples of childbearing age. Most suffer in silence. My wife and I, for instance, are one.
This month we have Grant’s golden 14th birthday, Ben’s 18th birthday and Zach’s big 21.
Remembering childhood passions can give spark to adults.
Our miniature Golden Doodle that has begun to bite. How do we stop her?
Author archive: Melissa Cruickshank
Be kind to one another. Motherhood isn’t a competition.
Let’s be honest, life isn’t easy. Being a parent is far from easy.
Is it OK to leave your child in a car unattended? Cut the New Zealand mom who did some slack.
Shouldn’t we talk to them, play with them and figure out their core, too?
You have no idea what is about to hit you. It would be nice if I sugar-coated that, but look at your tummy.
Getting an iPhone changed my life.
She’ll get bigger and will grow and roll. But, today, I just want to enjoy my baby.
There’s a fine line between “not knowing any better” and hurting a person’s feelings.
I’ll miss them, but here’s a list of things I’m excited about.
Who drops off a 3-year-old at dance practice and expects her to fend for her self?
It takes me 24 hours to do a load of laundry and I never know which day it is.
I prayed for a healthy baby to be born after 36 weeks. That didn’t happen.
My baby sister was about to embark on one of the scariest moments of her life so far – labor and delivery.
I’m swollen, my tummy is big and I have 10 weeks to go. Lately, I’m more sensitive to comments.
Now that I’m pregnant my cool and collected self has been replaced with irrational and ridiculous.
She’s a plastic surgery addict who taught her daughter to pole dance at age 6.
Do you call your private parts cutesy names when discussing serious issues with your kids?
I couldn’t be more thrilled. It’s everything I’ve ever hoped for.
I rushed bedtimes and skipped laundry to read these books.
My mommy confession: I still use a video monitor on my 3 year old every night.