She bends down so she is at my son’s level and says, “I heard you went potty! Good job, buddy!” She then hands him this a huge lollipop and his eyes light up.
My child asked me about refugees. I looked to the library for help sharing with her what it means to be a refugee, and here are the best resources I found.
I hope you find some comfort in the fact that, no matter what stage of motherhood you are in, there are millions of other moms out there in that same stage right along with you.
Foster parents open their homes, families, and hearts to hurting children. They love, advocate for, and care for kids as long as they need a safe place to stay.
Before antidepressants, I was not the mom that did fun things often, because all of the fun things sounded like they would be so much work.
Repeat after me: THERE IS NO BRAKE ON THE PASSENGER SIDE. Stomping my foot on an imaginary brake doesn't work.
I think we could all benefit from choosing a few things that are just not priorities to us or our families, and ticking them off our lists permanently.
I want them to laugh and joke about things they think are funny. At our house, we are trying to normalize the boy vocabulary; poop, farts, winkies, and all.
Your life is about to change with this first baby. You are about to change even more. Little sister, you will never be the same person you once were.
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Rochester MN Guide to August Events

There's still a month of summer weather and laid back fun! Check out our family friendly guide to upcoming August events!