Validating Feelings Isn’t Working – Janet Lansbury

The practice of acknowledging our children’s feelings and struggles can provide healing, calming messages of safety…

The Summer My Mother Taught Me One Final Lesson

Like many of you, I learned how to color as a child. My mother is the…

Shopping at the Mall With Friends in the ’80s Was the Best

A week ago I had to run to the mall for a few things and I…

Why are men reluctant to talk about infertility to their doctors? Why does it impact their mental health? · Dr Dad

Infertility is mainly a disease of the reproductive system and it can occur in both men…

What I Felt When My Son’s Not-So-Little Hand Reached for Mine

It happened on the way to Target and took me by complete surprise. I didn’t see…

20 Years at 30,000 Feet: A Flight Attendant Answers Readers’ Questions

As a flight attendant who has been on the job for 20 years, it’s easy to…

My Ultimate Week of Parenting Teens

Whoever said that parenting is a marathon and not a 5k did not experience my most…

What’s Behind Our Obsession With Dorm Bedding?

If you’ve spent any time in a Facebook group for parents of college students, you have…

What if I Never Get To Be a Grandparent?

I got an inkling of what was beginning to swirl around in my daughter’s head several…

Stepmom In the Middle

On this episode: Jamilah and Elizabeth are joined by Courtney Martin, author of the book Learning…