"Sometimes your best will still fail."
"I could almost see the teenager in you. The young man you would become. And that’s when I realized —one day, I’ll have to let you go."
Welcome to the boy mom club! It's the most magical, wonder— oh my god. Hold on. No, no, no, never ever ever are you to ride the dog like that!
Jaiden Cowley, whose daughter was born with a congenital heart defect, was overwhelmed by the "sheer generosity" of strangers.
"In no way shape or form is it ever OK for you to touch someone else's child when you don't know them."
'There was a point where I didn't want to live.'
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"The only rules little kids go by are their own."
It didn't leak all over my son's backpack ... ever.
Paralyzed from the chest down, Brody pushed up with his arms, but couldn’t crawl. His dad's "tinkering" changed everything.
"It took me an entire week to set up for the party and my son was miserable and cried through the entire thing."
April Love Geary responded to online trolls who questioned her parenting skills.
"I am so, so unbelievably proud I got to call you baby first."
"It's good morning 'I love you's.' It's campfires and s'mores. It's tan lines and sticky fingers."
Nearly 65,000 kids were treated at U.S. emergency rooms for cosmetic-related injuries from 2002 to 2016.
He loved his little girl so much that I know those hours of uninterrupted time talking and listening are as precious to him as they are to me.
All across the country, fathers are showing up in big ways for little girls who love to dance.
It never crossed my mom's mind to "entertain us" or "create stimulating activities for our brain development." She said, "Get the hell outside," and we did....
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"In a moment, an instant, a matter of seconds, my life changed."
"Here's to the women."
"I miss junior high, too, but that doesn't mean I want to go back to one-strap bib overalls, butterfly hair clips, Trapper Keepers and no eyebrows."
"If you’re with me, Mama, I really have nothing but this statement of solidarity. You are not alone, and we can do hard things."
"It was several minutes before I found him in the pool, just past the stairs, completely submerged and lifeless in the water."
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"Here's the thing, mamas. Our kids are only this little for this short amount of time."
Get baby off to a bright start with these classic read-alouds.
"I sat at top of the staircase, covered my face and cried."
"Triplets are not something you see every day, but good lord, it’s not like you just witnessed the real Tupac at a gas station buying Cheetos."
Look at little Prince Louis go!
"Those scars and stretch marks are proof of the life I created.”
"I feel approximately zero ounces of guilt for this."
"I found supermom — that elusive goddess, the doer of all the things. But she wasn’t where I thought she’d be."
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When things get tough, focus on your relationship. It'll get better.
"How dare you complain after being gifted this opportunity to stay at home and raise your own kids?"
How Princess Diana changed everything when it comes to bringing up a royal baby.
"Even if I weren’t a military wife, even if my brother had never been killed in combat, I would still value instilling patriotism in my kids."
"Becoming a parent throws all sorts of curve-balls your way...and severe food allergies are obstacles more and more parents are navigating these days."
Women are waking up and realizing that there's no reason to be embarrassed, and life doesn't have to be like this.