Patricia Ordoñez

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Stars Who Have Written Children’s Books

In their downtime, the following stars have stepped away from the limelight to pen books for their smallest of fans.<p>Latest …

Why you need to exercise your feet and ankles if you want to run properly

Easter weekend might mean piles of chocolate for most folk but for many of us it means one thing and one thing alone: one last weekend of short runs …

What the Deep Six Hip Muscles Do

When we think of hip muscles, we usually think of the hip flexors in front and the big butt muscle, the gluteus maximus, in the back. There are, …

This Is the Only Pencil I Trust for Full, Natural-Looking Brows

This pencil gives me the Cara Delevingne brows of my dreams.<p>When full, fierce eyebrows became all the rage a few years ago, I admit to being guilty …

Standing Pilates Wall Roll Down

Wall roll down is a simple way to practice using your abs to achieve the articulated curve of the spine that we use so much in Pilates. It stretches …

Understanding Sustainable Fashion

Mainstream fashion today is driven by the mass-produced, consumer-focused styles that are sold at alarmingly cheap prices. This is called “fast …

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Curious Kids: Where does my poo go when I flush the toilet? Does it go into the ocean?

<i>This is an article from Curious Kids, a series for children. The Conversation is asking kids to send in questions they’d like an expert to answer.</i> …

East Village in the Blizzard ❄️

So much for spring! How are you spending this stormy today? Tag us in your best snow day shots!! #mysecretnyc 📷: @yourgirlkath

Children’s Book About Mike Pence’s Gay Bunny Jumps to No. 1

This is the story of a little gay bunny.<p>A little gay bunny who belongs to Vice President Mike Pence.<p>A little fictional gay bunny whose book is beating the memoir of James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director, on the Amazon best-seller list.<p>This is the story of Marlon Bundo, the Instagram star and …

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These 2 Moms Are Helping Bilingual Families Everywhere With Their Children's Books

Patty Rodriguez and Ariana Stein loved <b>Coco</b>. The Mexican-American small business owners both took their young children to see the Pixar animated film which made history as Disney's first-ever movie to have a minority character as a lead role. As first-generation Latinas and mothers, it was important …

That’s Not My Pancreas!

My home is awash with children’s books, and I keep making the diabetes versions in my head. It’s a hard habit to break. Which brings me to today’s …

The Special Joy of Reading Children’s Books Through Grown-up Eyes

"I was surprised by just how aggressive some of Dr. Seuss’s stories are."<p>The new England primer, thought to be the first American children’s book, …

How This Mom Turned a Closet Into the Coolest Secret Room EVER For Her Daughter

There's something a little magical about having your own "secret" space as a kid, whether that's a favorite tree or a quiet hideaway in the house. One mom has created quite possibly the most magical space for her 11-year-old daughter, Sylvia, and it's straight out of Narnia. Denver-based interior …

You Need to Put a Rug in Your Kitchen. Here's Proof!

I'm the type of person who believes that every room deserves a rug (I'm also the type of person who doesn't allow shoes on said rugs) — especially …