Heartwarming stories about babies and kids.
Kristin V. Shaw

The 'bad' bedtime habit I love

I give him the two-minute warning before we are to head upstairs for bedtime preparations. He always says, "OK, Mom," but when two minutes has elapsed, he dilly-dallies...

Adrian H. Wood via TODAY

10 confessions about being a stay-at-home mom

"You are part of a dying breed and yet, you have little to show for it. You don't cook well — or at all, really — and still can't find time to exercise."

Allison Slater Tate

My son, Ferdinand the bull

Do you have a kid who's much more into Legos and drawing than football and soccer? If so, that's OK — there's a place in the world for the Ferdinands.

perfectionpending.net via TODAY

Here's how real moms keep the house clean

I'd love to have my house look like a magazine, but I'm just happy if there aren't coats and backpacks strewn in a path from my front door to the back door....

Denise LaRosa

How did I almost lose my best friend?

After having kids, we somehow became two machines — one making everything happen (i.e., house cleaned, children bathed), the other going to work, bringing money...

Kara Lawler / Mothering the Divide

Mom of 2: My body isn't what it used to be

I find it wonderful to be the pillow for a child I prayed so long to hold. It's only fitting for me that my body is now so soft that she snuggles up and falls...

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