Had to clear this out (sorry)

I was wondering how everyone's marriage was affected after having a baby. My husband and I have been on different planes for awhile. I am a SAHM now after being a full time worker and full time nursing student. I did not get to finish that dream yet; but, it is being replaced by my new dream of possibly becoming a certified Yoga instructor. ...more
First off, let me say I'm sorry that you are going through this! I'm a SAHM too, and sometimes ... more

Starting Preschool Early: The Beginning of Educational Controversy

Today was our youngest son’s first day of preschool. I was hesitant about this first drop-off, worried that the first time away from his older brother would be difficult for him. Instead, he hung up his backpack, walked into his classroom and never looked back. Any worry I had about sending him to preschool early was erased as I watched him make his way across that room. ...more
Decisions like when to start school are most definately personal and something that parents need ... more

Why Our Parents Put Us To Shame

I often think about how we survived under the watch of our parents. There were no infant seats (how did you get anywhere with me in the car?), no seat belts (ok, there were seat belts, but they weren't safe and no one wore them), people smoked basically everywhere, we gnawed happily on plastic and toys full of lead, climbed on high steel monkey bars, and electrical outlets were always in plain view and ready for a zappin'.Parenting standards have obviously changed over the years (and most for good reason), but here's why I say our parents rocked....more
This article strikes me as a mix between a gross generalization and a sentamental daydream. Lets ... more