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Moms Who Are Nurses Are Truly Bad*ss

When I was in fifth grade, my best friend’s mom was a registered nurse. I loved going to their house because her mother always had cool stories to …

How People Learn to Become Resilient

Norman Garmezy, a developmental psychologist and clinician at the University of Minnesota, met thousands of children in his four decades of research. But one boy in particular stuck with him. He was nine years old, with an alcoholic mother and an absent father. Each day, he would arrive at school …

Psychology

This Might Be The Real Reason Why People Stutter

Stuttering is both common (more than 70 million people worldwide, and 3 million in the U.S., deal with it at some point) and an exceedingly …

A lawyer rewrote Instagram’s privacy policy so kids and parents can have a meaningful talk about privacy

In Britain, more than half of 12- to 15-year-olds are on Instagram, according to OfCom (pdf), the country’s communications regulator. So are 43% of 8- to 11-year-olds. But how many of them understand what they signed when they joined? Pretty much 0%, according to “Growing Up Digital”, a report …

Social Media

“God had to come to me…” Poet Sally Read on the journey from atheism to Catholicism

Author of "Night's Bright Darkness" talks to Aleteia about her conversion experience<p>I’ve read many conversion stories over the years and although …

Atheism

10 Reasons You Know You’re a Black Mom

Not only are we black moms recognized for our beautiful black skin, but we’re also recognized through our actions. The phrases we utter, the way we …

Helping Parents Support Students at the Kitchen Table

Guest post by Connie Hamilton<p>It wasn't until I began to experience the homework struggle as a parent that I really reflected on how educators …

Frugality and the Challenge of Raising Children

My children get off the school bus each day at around 3:30. The bus stop is two houses down from our house, so as soon as I hear the noise of the …

Kids

5 Things You Can Do Every Morning to Have a More Productive Day

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? Do you check your cell phone, worry about yesterday’s problems, or find yourself grumbling about all …