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Talking to your kids about current events

How to Talk to Your Kids about Current Events – When the News is “R”-Rated

Turn on the news these days and it is a horror show. From natural disasters to manmade ones, there is a lot to process for adults, let alone our children. I grew up in a household of truth telling and information sharing. Raised by two journalists in Washington D.C., with differing political views, our dinner […]

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What I Learned From My Mother – You Don’t Have to be a Perfect Mom to be a Good Mom

What I Learned From My Mother – You Don’t Have to be a Perfect Mom to be a Good Mom

With Mother’s Day approaching, I’ve been thinking about how my own mother has shaped my views on motherhood. We had an imperfect relationship while I was growing up, but we have since reconciled most of our differences and have a fairly easygoing relationship now. Despite our reconciliation, I had always reflected on our flawed relationship growing up, and […]

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