advice

It takes a village to raise a family; advice and tips to make the most of yours.

Cat E More7 months ago
'Mumming It' and Keeping Your Sanity...
I want to talk about being a Mum and keeping your sanity... First of all I'll give you a little perspective into my story. When I had my first child, I tried hard. I tried really hard. I tried to be s...
Elizabeth Israel7 months ago
Guide to a Healthy Breastfeeding Relationship
Ever since I found out I was pregnant with my dear sweet daughter, I knew in my mind I wanted the entire experience to be a natural experience. From prenatal care, to birth, to feeding. Before she too...
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Barbara Carley7 months ago
Single Parenting
So I noticed on Facebook or any social media site that not very many people will post the bad things that their kids do and only post the good. Well here's a news flash: it is okay to post the bad. Do...
Tiffany Green7 months ago
Who Should Come First? The Marriage or the Kids?
Like most things in the parenting realm, this is a topic that people are very passionate about. I've read and heard a lot of opinions on the topic and it's truly something that interests me. If I'm be...
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Emily R.7 months ago
Mental Health in the Perinatal Period
Choosing to start a family is portrayed to be a joyous and wonderful time—indeed, the idea is sold by the mainstream media as the pinnacle of every woman’s lifelong dream to become a mother. This is a...
Ruth Owens7 months ago
Preparing to Bring Home Your Baby
From the moment you find out you have conceived, that is the day that would forever change your life, whether you are a first-time mom or a mother already. This is the day that you will forever have t...
Oskar Policha8 months ago
Who Are Toxic Parents?
In this world, no parent is perfect, especially towards their kids. But what would you do if you find yourself being brainwashed by your parents lies, being manipulated and controlled over whose feeli...
Vincent Graziano8 months ago
Life Is a Winding Road
One of the hardest things to go through is change. No matter what it is, leaving the comfort of normal is a scary thing. Even if you’ve gotten a promotion at work, it’s still very scary. Losing a job ...
Andy Bacon8 months ago
I See You
“She’s your mom, you just have to forgive, forget, move on” “but she’s your mom” “you have to forgive her, she’s your mom” “you can’t hate her, she’s your mom” And countless more. I see you. The one w...
Dominique Wilson8 months ago
What They Don’t Tell You...
Behind the Scenes of Cute Baby Pictures...
Carolann Sherwood8 months ago
Children and Money
Many children have a million dollar taste when using their parent's money. Some adults do not have adequate wages to match a child's million dollar taste. It is wise to teach children the value of mon...
Jazmin Rodriguez8 months ago
Being a Young Mother
Being a mother is amazing...However, it can be very hard, especially as a young mother. You have people who support you and people who shame you. Some people just avoid you altogether. If any of this ...
Samantha Sterling8 months ago
Meaningful Inexpensive Mother's Day Gifts
Mother's Day is closing in and you're trying to figure out what you want to do for your Mom, but you don't necessarily have massive amounts of funds to buy her something extravagant. Well, you came to...
Jennifer Violet8 months ago
10 Lessons I Learned After Breastfeeding
When I was a new mom, it was really tough for me in the beginning. I was alone the majority of the time at home while my husband was away at work, and that was so difficult for me. I was alone with my...
Deidre Simpson9 months ago
Raising Your Pack, Your Way
You fight fires and battles every day. EVERY. SINGLE. DAY. So why do you find it so hard to pick and choose the battles you fight with your kids? Because they are a little piece of you walking outside...
Mac Childs9 months ago
Rules Every Man Should Live By
I wrote this for my sons...I have two of them, and each are already grown men. Just ask them. They are out in the world already, making decisions, making mistakes, and starting down their own paths. O...
Lauren Skopkowski9 months ago
Places You Should Never Breastfeed
Breastfeeding is a natural thing that women do. Unfortunately, there's some stigma attached to breastfeeding in public exactly because it's something women do. Remember, America is a patriarchy fixate...
Miakoda Natane 9 months ago
Listening
When most people think of communication, their minds go to dialogue, arguably the most prevalent form of communication, and when they think of dialogues and everyday conversation they think of the act...