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May 30, 2018

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August 27, 2014

As caregivers, we all have moments we wish we could take back. Whether it's losing our patience with our child or saying something we regret.

The bottom line? We all make mistakes. If we didn't, we would be robots. And who wants to be a robot?


Don't answer that.


What s...

August 20, 2014

We've all had those days. When parenting is just overwhelming.


Take Jill and Steve. They've read every single book about sleep training. They've has also scoured every blog, forum, and Facebook post about how to get your kid to sleep at night. Sometimes, they're sure t...

August 13, 2014

The television show "What would you do?" used hidden cameras to gauge reactions and test the character of witnesses.


The gist: when faced with an ethical dilemma, would you do the right thing?


Once, I felt like I was in that situation - only there were no hidden camera...

August 6, 2014

We made it to the third aisle at Hy-Vee before it happened. A meltdown of epic proportions.


It began with a simple request for a cookie. And then it escalated quickly to a battle of the wills. There was screaming. There were tears.


As a mom, I wanted to cry, too. I can...

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