Parent

Why Motherhood Is A Far Greater Sacrifice Than Fatherhood

Parenting is hard for both genders. But it’s most grueling for women, in a number of areas.

I Don’t Want To Be A Parent, Except When I Hear You’re Having A Baby

Even though I know I have no business having a baby, it feels like a door closing on my fingers every time I see it happen to someone else.

What I Wish I Had Known Before Getting Pregnant

No one told me that morning sickness doesn’t go away after the first trimester. 

The Myth Of The ‘Hot Mess’ Mom

When did we start defining imperfection as “everything’s falling apart”? When did we start billing a rough day (or week) as abject failure?

4 Women Explain Why They NEVER Want To Have Children

“I am completely comfortable saying that I do not feel the need or desire to ever have children of my own.”

Confession: I Hate Being A Parent

Just because I made another human, does that mean I’m forced to pretend I love every second of raising him?

Dear Dad: I Did Just Fine Without You

You made me feel like I was replaceable and unloveable, and I’ve carried that with me my entire life.

As A Parent With ADHD, I Refuse To Dwell On My Mistakes

I’m the mom who thinks it’s a great idea to bake a cake at 11 pm or eat dessert before dinner.

What It’s Like To Be Raised By An Abusive Mother

Every girl should be able to say they love their mother…and that’s just not something I can do.

Why I Ignored My Doctor’s Advice And Co-Slept With My Baby

I safely co-slept with both my babies and it strengthened our bond.

9 Ways Having A Baby Changes Your Sex Life

What happens when there are three in the bed?

An Open Letter To Parents Whose Kids Are Growing Up Too Fast

My baby is going to ‘big school’ and I’m not ready…

Get Out Of My Uterus. I Don’t Want Your Parenting Advice.

If I had a dollar for every time you told me I was doing it wrong, I’d be rich.

Win a holiday to Bali
Win a holiday to Bali