Jessica Mae Sullivan

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New Research Confirms Link Between Fibromyalgia and Poor Quality Sleep - Press Release

Although there is an established link between fibromyalgia pain and poor quality sleep, it's not clear about which actually happens first. What is …

Sleep

A Compassion Bucket List For My Kids

Now that I have kids well into their teens and heading off to college, I find my hopes and dreams for them are just as big and bold today as they …

Veterans

Secrets of Successful Parenting

Amazon offers more than 180,000 parenting guides—more than double the number of diet books, as psychology professor Robert Epstein notes in “What …

Parenting

App For Monitoring Kids' Mobile Devices Lets You Read Deleted Texts

Do you know what your kids are up to when they're online or using their smart devices? Do you <i>really</i> know? An app for proactive parenting allows users …

Websites For Women

<b></b>seeks to explore various topics of concern on many people’s minds today. Parenting tips, tax tips, money management and time management. Being a …

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

EXCLUSIVE: Watch Jenny McCarthy Give Snooki and JWoww Some Unexpected Parenting Advice

Here’s an unconventional mommy support group: Jenny McCarthy, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Jenni “JWoww” Farley!<p>The ladies teamed for a special …

Jersey Shore

Separating Kids and Finances: The Parenting Plan

We received good advice early on in the divorce process to separate kids and money. For us, this meant hiring a separate mediator for the custody agreement and a separate mediator for the financial settlement.<p>The goal with separating the two agreements was that neither of us would be tempted or …

High-tech moms: Tips for managing family life while steering booming businesses

Happy Mother's Day, Tech Moms!Image by ThinkstockTo help celebrate Mother’s Day, we asked some successful and hard-charging entrepreneurs, who also …

'I Certainly Feel No Shame': Kristen Bell Bravely Shares Her Struggle With Anxiety

Kristen Bell talks about her battle with anxiety and depression<p>Kristen Bell is an easy-to-love actress. She cries because she loves sloths and makes …

Mental Health

Why Can’t I Survive A Week Of Meal Planning?

To make life easier, some people follow the once-a-month meal planning and cooking approach, where you basically buy, prepare, and cook a month’s …

27 No Bullsh*t Realities Of Marriage –

I’ve been married for 11-plus years, and when I went into it, I received a lot of marriage advice. Most of it was warm and fuzzy. Some of it had to …

Relationships

5 Ways Technology Makes It Easier To Be A Mom

Everyone complains that technology has made our lives busier, louder, and less engaged. Parents lament that their kids are addicted to their screens …

Text Messaging

The Parenting Types that help to Create Bullies & Victims of our Children.

<i>“Act your age not your shoe size.” ~ Prince</i><p>Two guys were making fun of another who was most likely schizophrenic and talking to himself.<p>I told them …

Worrying about being a perfect mother makes it harder to be a good parent

As my research shows, the quest for perfection can actually make providing sensitive, warm and consistent care more difficult<p>Even armed with a PhD in developmental psychology, I remember the frightening first moments after bringing my newborn daughter home from the hospital. I wasn’t sure what to …

What Happens When Happy Free-Range Kids are Also Rude and Loud?

.Here’s a letter that had me wondering what to do, too:Dear Free-Range Kids: Curious as to how to best handle this. I have no children of my own, but …

Savage Love: No sex after kids means living as parenting roommates?

<b>Straight male, 48, married 14 years</b>, three kids under age 10. Needless to say, life is busy at our house. My wife and I have stopped having sex. It …

Relationships

"My Children Don't Listen to Me!"

<i>It doesn't matter how many times I tell my kids to do something, unless I do something dramatic like yelling or unplugging their video game, they don't listen to me. Help!</i><p>When our children see us coming they know we're probably going to either <b>a)</b> ask them to do something they'd rather not or <b>b)</b> tell …

Fun, Old-Fashioned Birthday Party Ideas

.Today’s post comes to us from Sally Mills Butzin, the mother half of the mother/daughter writing team behind Best Buddies Birthdays, a guide to …

Setting Boundaries With Grandparents Doesn’t Mean You’re Ungrateful

Parents always have the right to set boundaries, no matter how much the grandparents help out<p>Getting help from grandparents is a wonderful thing that …

Parenting

How To Raise Smart Kids: Unmissable Secrets Of Parenting

A few years ago, I watched Brene Brown’s TED Talk on Vulnerability. Her story, her research, her authenticity, and yes, her vulnerability resonated …

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