Jennifer Duff

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Easy Vegan Cheesecake

Add dates to a food processor and blend until small bits remain and it forms into a ball. Remove and set aside.<p>Next add nuts and process into a meal. …

Dessert

Cashew Sour Cream — Oh She Glows

Yield<br>2 cupsSoak time<br>1-8 hoursPrep time<br>5 MinutesCook time<br>0 MinutesTotal time<br>5 Minutes<p>Ingredients:<p>1 1/2 cups (225 g) raw cashews, soaked<br>• 3/4 cup (190 …

The Fatherly Guide to Chores

Tap to Subscribe<p>x<p>Subscribe to the Newsletter<p>Like fatherly on FacebookClose<p>The Fatherly Guide to Chores<p>Giving children chores doesn’t just instill …

If You Only Knew The Amazing Things Your Child Could Do Without School | Happiness is here

I recently read this article titled ‘If You Only Knew The Amazing Things Your Child Does In School All Day’. When I saw the title I wondered to …

How To Choose Healthy Shoes For Your Child

How to end screen time without a struggle

Do you ever struggle with getting your kids off the screen? Does it often end in tears (both theirs and yours)? Like so many other parents, I used to …

I Let My Kids Determine Their Sleep Schedule And Bedtime Became Peaceful(er)

An experiment to let two boys fall asleep when they wanted turned into a lesson in giving children autonomy and letting them thrive.<p>When my two boys found out, during dinner, that their parents were going to let them fall asleep whenever the hell they wanted for a week, they expressed profound …

Please Don't Praise Me | Happiness is here

“Wow! That’s really good jumping!”<p>“Ugh, I’m on a trampoline don’t you know? It’s not hard.”<p>Those awkward moments when your kids aren’t used to being …

In the absence of ‘the village,’ mothers struggle most

<b>Dear mothers,</b><p>I’m writing you today because I can no longer contain the ache in my gut and fire in my heart over an injustice that you and I are …

My Kids Eat Dinner At 3 P.M., And Here’s Why

Like many parents, feeding my kids can really suck at times. My oldest was and still is an extremely picky eater. My kindergartner is chronically …

We quit screen time completely—and it saved our kids

How much time our kids spend in front of a screen is something we have almost <i>always</i> been “strict” about in our household.<p>Generally speaking, we’re …

On the Wildness of Children

Here’s How To Help Your Child Sleep (No Training Required!)

Is there a topic that occupies us more as new parents than how to get our children to sleep longer? Faster? Or earlier?<p>The craving to maximize the …

Mainstream Media

9 Things I Needed During My Baby's 1st Three Months Of Life, But Was Too Afraid To Ask For

The fourth trimester — the first three months after your baby arrives — is supposed to be a time to recover from childbirth, bond with your baby, and …

Pregnancy

Meet the microgrid, the technology poised to transform electricity - Vox

This is the path to a cleaner, more reliable, more resilient energy grid.<p>If we want a livable climate for future generations, we need to slow, stop, and reverse the rise in global temperatures. To do that, we need to stop burning fossil fuels for energy.<p>To do <i>that</i>, we need to generate lots of …

Clean Energy

We’ve Been Unintentionally Gaslighting Our Kids, And Here’s Why That Matters

<i>Life is hard. Stop whining. Stop being so sensitive. It’s not a big deal. Suck it up. You’re fine. Quit bothering me.</i><p>I can’t tell you how many times …

They Should've Warned Me

When I was pregnant, everyone was all about "warning" me about what was coming next. I walked around much of those 10 months (let's face it, pregnancy is 10, not nine, months) absolutely terrified. The warnings flew at me from every angle -- in the checkout line at Target, on the street, slipping …

I Don't Know How To Explain To You That You Should Care About Other People

Our disagreement is not merely political, but a fundamental divide on what it means to live in a society.<p>Like many Americans, I’m having politics fatigue. Or, to be more specific, arguing-about-politics fatigue.<p>I haven’t run out of salient points or evidence for my political perspective, but there …

Education

One Drawback of Modern Medicine When it Comes to Infant Health

Post by CafeMom Contributors. <br>Ten fingers, ten toes, that intoxicating new-baby smell—your little one is perfect. But her gut microbiome is very …

Breastfeeding your newborn: Your guide to the first 7 days of nursing

Breastfeeding is normal, natural and instinctual, but it's also a learned process for both moms and babies.<p>It's normal to have questions. It's to be …

Eating a light meal during labor - American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

Most healthy women would benefit from light meal during labor<p>SAN DIEGO – Most healthy women can skip the fasting and, in fact, would benefit from …

Why Kids Need Minimalism

<i>Note: This is a guest post from Denaye Barahona of Simple Families.</i>As a child, I had the type of closet that you opened at your own risk. Because …

This is the last chubby summer

I’m sitting cross-legged on the grass in the middle of our half-acre backyard. There isn’t a foot of shade to be found, so I’m letting the sun beat …

Parenting

This Train Analogy Will Completely Change How You See Your Crying Child

My 4-year-old was climbing into bed, his face turned away from me and toward the wall, when he asked the question.<p><i>“Where’s Glenn?”</i><p>His tone made the …

How to Communicate the Scientific Consensus on Climate Change

We are pleased to announce a newly published article: “How to Communicate the Scientific Consensus on Climate Change: Plain Facts, Pie Charts or …

Yale

Dialectical behavior therapy

<b>Dialectical behavior therapy</b> (<b>DBT</b>) is an evidence-based[1] psychotherapy designed to help people suffering from borderline personality disorder. It …

Helping Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

How to Recognize BPD in a Loved One and Improve Your Relationship<p>Does someone close to you suffer from borderline personality disorder (BPD)? If so, …

Mental Health

The Mystery of Borderline Personality Disorder

Doctors used to have poetic names for diseases. A physician would speak of consumption because the illness seemed to eat you from within. Now we just …

To The People I’ve Lost Over This Election

Dear Friend, There’s a good chance you won’t see this, as at some point over the past year you either unfriended, unfollowed, or physically …

How to Detangle Productivity and Your Self-Worth

I grew up with three siblings and four double cousins. Our moms are sisters and our dads are brothers, which means we have the same extended family …