Toddler Tuesday: Big Concepts


As a new parent, you stay focused on the milestones as a way to chart your course. Otherwise, new parenting sort of feels like this giant swirling chaos, never knowing what’s happening next or how or why. Or if ANY
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Quiz: More Than Just the Baby Blues?


{by Catherine Zinkel} Although many symptoms of the “baby blues” are normal in the early days following the birth of your baby, some symptoms can signal a more serious postpartum depression or anxiety, also known as perinatal mood and anxiety disorder (PMAD). An estimated 9-16 percent
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Straight Talk: Feeling Inadequate

I only have flowers like this because I buy them at the Farmers' Market. Six bucks!

Note: Today’s blog post was written before the news of Robin Williams’ untimely passing. In light of that, it’s a good reminder of the adage: “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” Or the Dalai Lama’s
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