Lindsay Ann

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How It Feels To Fall In Love With You

By Lauren Marie,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1u3Wogs<p>I’m still falling in love with you, and I haven’t yet hit the ground. I’m almost there, …

Let's give hope to kids in foster care

Each year, more than 23,000 children in foster care in America age out of the system without ever having the chance to know a secure home and loving …

You Don't Have To Adopt To Make A Huge Impact On The Life Of A Foster Child

When Justin Pasquariello was only 7 months old, his birth father died, leaving his mother to care for her newborn while battling schizoaffective disorder.<p>"She tried really hard to be a good mother," Pasquariello, now 35, told The Huffington Post. "Sometimes, she was able to do a really great job. …

Talking About Adoption with Your Adopted Child

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Parenting

The Heartbreak of Foster Care

I’ve gotten a lot of questions recently: lots of funny looks and tiny head shakes. Its not something I write about on the blog, but since there’s …

Don't Put Meth Moms in Jail

Given the link between alcohol consumption during pregnancy and birth defects, should expectant mothers who drink be arrested for assault? If not, it …

When smoking pot legally can mean losing your kids

Months before she and her husband decided to get pregnant, Maggie stopped using medicinal marijuana to treat depression and post-traumatic stress …

11 Reasons Men Might Turn Down Sex

Contrary to popular belief, he's not ALWAYS in the mood.<p>I love beer, and I love sunshine. But sometimes, I want neither. I want coffee, and I want the shades drawn. Maybe it’s because I’m feeling pensive, and I’m thinking about mortality and climate change and the impending zombie apocalypse. Or …

10 Ways to Actually Keep Your 2015 Fitness Goals

From the editors of ELLE.com, this year will be different, right? Right!<p>For the past few weeks, we've been laying around the house munching on sweets with our families by day and <i>over-indulging</i> with our friends by night—hey, it's just that time of year. Now, it's time to regain our collective focus. …

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5 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Getting Out of Bed for a Morning Workout

You can totally wake yourself up for a.m. exercise! You're just going to have to pull a fast one...on yourself.<p>You've tried to become one of those morning workout people (gotta love 'em!), but when that dreaded alarm goes off, your body is all, 'No. Just no.' And by the time your mind remembers …