Why Minority Voices Matter in the Autism Community

“What can the white special needs community do to help the brown special needs community?” I was asked this question at the BlogHer ’14 Special Needs Mini Con session in San Jose, CA. I had to pause when I heard it. I wasn't ready....more
@Michelle Mears-Gerst Don't forget that the author was asked this question at a conference, and ... more

3 Reasons Why Conversation is The Best Foreplay

When you’re in a serious relationship — long after the butterflies have flown away and the honeymoon stage is over, things can get boring. One key way to keep things fresh is to remain mindful of how you communicate with one another. Nothing compares to the amazing feeling of being able to sit down and have a good conversation about the serious, silly, and simple things with the one you love. ...more
@RebeccaRaige You are not alone, Rebecca! Marriage takes work by itself, so to be happily ... more

3 Reasons Why Conversation is The Best Foreplay

When you’re in a serious relationship — long after the butterflies have flown away and the honeymoon stage is over, things can get boring. One key way to keep things fresh is to remain mindful of how you communicate with one another. Nothing compares to the amazing feeling of being able to sit down and have a good conversation about the serious, silly, and simple things with the one you love. ...more
@GreenerOnThisSide Thank you for reading! Communication is so important! If we make it a ... more

3 Reasons Why Conversation is The Best Foreplay

When you’re in a serious relationship — long after the butterflies have flown away and the honeymoon stage is over, things can get boring. One key way to keep things fresh is to remain mindful of how you communicate with one another. Nothing compares to the amazing feeling of being able to sit down and have a good conversation about the serious, silly, and simple things with the one you love. ...more
@em.me@smile Welcome! Having time to talk and really connect with your partner can lead to great ... more

A Letter to the Wife of an Unemployed Man

Dear Wife of an Unemployed Man, You don't have to tell me how tough it's been because I completely understand. It's been a long time now and you're tired. You keep wondering when it will be over. When will it finally be over? When will things change? Everything about your life seems to be one big question mark. And you hate that....more

Excellent point, Shan! Thank you for reading and commenting.

Amber Wright, M.A. is a ... more

A Letter to the Wife of an Unemployed Man

Dear Wife of an Unemployed Man, You don't have to tell me how tough it's been because I completely understand. It's been a long time now and you're tired. You keep wondering when it will be over. When will it finally be over? When will things change? Everything about your life seems to be one big question mark. And you hate that....more

Thank you for reading. It's always very comforting to know that we're not alone. Please feel ... more

Blogging is the new Mary Kay

This is my fourth year as a blogger and I’m learning so many new things about what that title really means. I write under the label of a ‘mommy blogger’ because this, my second blog, was inspired by my pregnancy last year. It has been a vehicle to share my pregnancy, birth, and life as a first time mom (plus whatever else my little heart desires!).  I’ve connected with people from all over the U.S. with this blog and am still expanding that network through communities like BlogHer.com....more

You never know, Mochadad, you never know! LOL

Amber Wright, M.A. is a deliriously ... more

Blogging is the new Mary Kay

This is my fourth year as a blogger and I’m learning so many new things about what that title really means. I write under the label of a ‘mommy blogger’ because this, my second blog, was inspired by my pregnancy last year. It has been a vehicle to share my pregnancy, birth, and life as a first time mom (plus whatever else my little heart desires!).  I’ve connected with people from all over the U.S. with this blog and am still expanding that network through communities like BlogHer.com....more

Yes, here's to all of us women that write, sell, teach, nurse, and the million other things we ... more

Blogging is the new Mary Kay

This is my fourth year as a blogger and I’m learning so many new things about what that title really means. I write under the label of a ‘mommy blogger’ because this, my second blog, was inspired by my pregnancy last year. It has been a vehicle to share my pregnancy, birth, and life as a first time mom (plus whatever else my little heart desires!).  I’ve connected with people from all over the U.S. with this blog and am still expanding that network through communities like BlogHer.com....more

I know, right! LOL Thanks for reading!!!!

Amber Wright, M.A. is a deliriously happy ... more

Blogging is the new Mary Kay

This is my fourth year as a blogger and I’m learning so many new things about what that title really means. I write under the label of a ‘mommy blogger’ because this, my second blog, was inspired by my pregnancy last year. It has been a vehicle to share my pregnancy, birth, and life as a first time mom (plus whatever else my little heart desires!).  I’ve connected with people from all over the U.S. with this blog and am still expanding that network through communities like BlogHer.com....more

Thank you for reading and leaving a comment! I love blogging and the way it helps bring women ... more