How is my oldest child still alive?

How is my child still alive!?...more

5 bit of pregnancy advice you should ignore

It seems like as soon as you utter the happy news that you're expecting a baby the unsolicited pregnancy advice starts rolling in.  I know it did for me.  Most people mean well, but it can get a little overwhelming.  Who and what should you believe?  Even if the advice is harmless, it can still be annoying.  Here are five bits of pregnancy advice you can toss out right away: ...more

Things You Should NEVER Say to the Parent of a Toddler

Since becoming a mother, I have been bombarded with unwanted, useless advice and seriously unwarranted comments about my parenting choices. When Piggle hit toddlerhood, the unsolicited advice-giving seemed to triple. While I realize that many of these people are genuinely trying to help or, at the very least, make me feel better, the very last thing I need when I’m eyeballs deep in tantrums is some busybody poking their nose into my business.Here are the top ten things people have said to me that truly warrant a kick to their genitalia: ...more

Faking Orgasm: Sex Is About the Journey as Much as the Destination

A lot of women fake orgasms. This is a concern for men, but hounding someone about whether or not they're orgasming is not going to help them get there any faster. Also, the emphasis placed on climax has the disastrous effect of focusing people solely on the destination, which leads them to forget that a big part of sex is the journey. ...more