children

Children: Our most valuable natural resource.

Jordan Casarez25 days ago
Dear Daughter
Dear daughter, I was only 23 and I had NO clue what to do upon your birth. I remember you were brought into this world by a young man who hadn’t figured out his own path in this world, but was determi...
Sarah Honga month ago
孝女 (A Good Daughter)
When I was in kindergarten, I read a fable about a man who no longer wanted to take care of his aging father. In order to abandon his father in the deep forest, the man decided to carry his father in ...
Samantha Bentleya month ago
Eco-Parenting—Easy Tips
In the past few years, my obsession with health and wellness has increased tenfold. I trained to teach yoga five years ago and started living an entirely vegan lifestyle. I began to look into the thin...
Samantha Bentleya month ago
10 Things That Will Change as Soon as You Have Kids....
From the moment I had my son, my life changed. I know it sounds cliche, I used to hear people say it and roll my eyes. But it really, really does change everything. Whether you want it to or not, ther...
Baby Sussex's Birth Certificate Reveals What Was Once Private
Prince Harry and Meghan Meghan agreed to keep details about the birth of their first child private. No one knew where the baby was born. There had been some talk that the Duchess of Sussex would have ...
Arlee Maxwella month ago
Letter to My Child’s Godmother
As many moms can relate to, we often have so many people say they “love you like a sister.” Or “we are so close, we are family.” Are you starting to notice how those people are the first to disappear ...
The "Candy" Talk
As a Mom—my love is unlimited. It doesn't matter if your happy or sad, angry or glad—I love you. This is my story to you, my children. Although you are young know, you will soon be older—soon as old a...
Michelle Shaffera month ago
My Son, My Hero: A Living Testament (Pt. 1)
Every first time mom envisions their delivery day to be easy and full of joy (after the actual birth, of course). The joys of holding her baby for the first time, attempting to breastfeed (or bottle, ...
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Kevin a month ago
Family Traditions in the Home
Traditions within the home can be important for a variety of reasons. From celebrating major holidays, to scheduling a family game night, the structure and routine that each family tradition is able t...
Jade Pulmana month ago
Help Your Kids Get the Good Night's Sleep They Need
It is very important for children to get enough sleep each night. A well-rested child is healthier, happier, and will be ready to tackle the day ahead of them. Unfortunately, it can be hard to get the...
Carlos Guerra2 months ago
A Letter to My Little Girl
Sometimes, life has a way of doing a back flip, and landing right on your head. It has been a few months since I've seen you, and it may be longer until I can again. I worry about you every day, you'r...
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Sasha McGregor2 months ago
Choosing What Is Best for Your Kids
Your child doesn’t have to join an Ivy League school to prove that you are a good parent. You are not perfect and neither am I. Life is a learning process, and we learn through experience as parents. ...
NY Cubana2 months ago
The Big, Scary, Creepy, Shadow Monster on the Wall
"Time for bed, Jayden!" said Mom. "But Mom, I don't want to!" Replied Jayden. "Jayden, no more arguing please. You have had your bath, your snack, and even played some games. You know when the big han...
Virginia Fuentes2 months ago
Make Homemade Play-Dough
I am a mom to a five year old boy and one of his favorite things to play with (besides his toys) is play-dough. Play-dough is super fun for kids. They can make anything, literally. My son comes up wit...
Michelle Tiffany 2 months ago
Sweet Child Of Mine
April 21, 1988, I was just a 15-year-old little girl, about to celebrate her 16th birthday, in just two days. My mother comes out to the living room where my best friend and me are sitting watching mu...
Brynne Nelson2 months ago
I Have Three Kids
I have three kids. And, don't misunderstand me, I love them. Each of them. Each of them is unique, special, precious Not in some "special snowflake" way that exempts them from error But as each beauti...
Catherine Luna2 months ago
Today Was Hard
Today was a hard day. Harder than most. Today I woke up exhausted, more than usual anyway, but my toddler woke up with more energy than ever. My potty-trained two-year-old decided today that he didn't...