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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.


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Yes, you read that right: professional cuddlers.

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Experts say the numbers show living together is increasing used as a testing ground for marriage.

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Stay who you are and retain a sense of personal identity when you’re in love.

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We’ve discussed breastfeeding — and which is best. But we haven’t really discussed how it affects your sex life.

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Did you miss Melissa and Heidi on the radio? Check out their radio segment here. This week’s topic: The fine print in your relationship.

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Should your child be sleeping in your bed? When are you ready to have sex after giving birth? These answers and more!

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“Sounds a bit lopsided.”

“Just do it.”

“He’ll leave you.”

The feedback I received from my “How I was almost tricked into marriage” blog last week was overwhelming — and appreciated.

Since I was named momaha.com editor earlier this year, readers have asked me to post more personal blogs. I did.

In the blog, I explained how my significant other Bobby has point-blank asked me to marry him — twice. On both occasions, I skirted the question.

(Click the headline to read more.)

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On a recent night, I kicked off my heels, put on yoga pants and plopped onto the couch.

My hubby, as I call Bobby, handed me a glass of red wine. I slopped a wet kiss on his cheek.

“Are you going to marry me someday?” he asked.

“Sure, how about Monday,” I joked.

He didn’t say anything. My heart sank. I did it again.

We’ve been together for seven years but aren’t married. We have two children: Alejandra, 3, and Gabriella, 14 months. Bobby has an 8-year-old son — whom I love as my own — from a previous relationship.

Bobby sees the emotional, financial and spiritual benefits of marriage; I’m just not ready.

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I am supremely lucky to have a good marriage.

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