Wenda Walton

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Why Aren't We Rude to Grown-ups the Way We Are Rude to Kids?

Shares 103K<p><i>Ben Martin listens to the way we talk to kids. And he finds it incomprehensible that we can’t give them the respect we give to …

One Theory of Marriage and Kids: 'Very Cute in the Abstract'

Amherst professor Catherine A. Sanderson on how men and women experience marital satisfaction differently<p>Whenever I'm walking around D.C. with friends on sunny Saturday afternoons, we inevitably see lots of babies: adorable, fat, charmingly bald babies. It's not uncommon to hear sighs of "oh my …

This may be why youngest children are so bratty

It's a popular opinion that youngest children are often less resourceful and more bratty than their older siblings. Parents tend to treat their …

Wrestling With the Voice in Your Head That Says 'Give Your Toys Away'

Any shopping trip to The Devil's Playground (Walmart) is usually a bad one, but nothing is as traumatizing as frequenting that hell hole on December 26th. The lines, the people, the plethora of patrons wearing Mickey Mouse pajama pants tucked inside knock-off Ugg boots, all contribute to a horrid …

Killing Off SuperMom - Why You Don't Have To Be A Perfect Mom

I’ll be honest with you. In my house, the beds are rarely made unless someone is coming to visit. Sometimes I yell. My closet is a disaster and I …

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The 25 Golden Rules of Running

Time-tested, universally accepted axioms of the sport.<p>In most cases, these rules started out as a lightbulb over one runner’s head. After a while, that runner told a few running buddies (probably during a long run), word spread, and before you know it, coaches were testing it, sports scientists …

8 Great Podcasts for an Indoor Run

Need an entertaining distraction–or the answers to life's greatest mysteries–during an uninspiring workout? Try one of these.<p>Sometimes a long personal narrative, pop-science lecture, or journey to a neglected area of history is what it takes to stay focused on an otherwise dull indoor run.<p>That’s …

Top Running News Stories of 2013

In order of impact, here are the top events and trends in running news of the year. // By Scott Douglas.<p>1 of 14<p>Bombings at Boston<p>The biggest running story of the year was by far the most tragic. Road racing's openness and innocence was probably forever changed when two bombs were set off near the …

The Value of Running

A philosophical perspective on why running is worth it.<p>The book won't make you run faster," says Mark Rowlands, author of <i>Running with the Pack</i> (Pegasus, 2013). "But if you are a runner who wants to understand the value of what you are spending large swaths of your life doing, then this will …

Disability in India: Struggles of infrastructure, prejudice and karma - CNN.com

Refusing to be overcome by the challenges of losing a limb during the Kargil War in 1999, Devender Pal Singh, 39, became a marathon runner.<p><b>New Delhi, India (CNN)</b> -- According to the United Nations, around one billion people live with disabilities globally -- they are the world's largest minority.<p>Of …