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Children fighting video Children fighting video In the video, you can clearly see three young kids violently fighting one another with fists and force, while a group of adults looks on cheering, laughing and encouraging the fight. My heart aches even more when one young boy cries at the 10-second...

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To get started, you need a table or other surface that has a recessed top so you can put things inside of it. After that, you can go in a variety of different directions with your sensory table. Fill with water for some wet exploring and throw in some small items your child can grab for. These...

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"We are not going to do a letter theme," said Jill, who is due this spring and is around 19 weeks pregnant. "But we may do some kind of theme, like family names." It's probably a good idea that she not use names that start with the letter "J" since her mom Michelle, star of TLC's 19 Kids &...

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I know I did. More accurately, I faced it for the first time when I was 22 and babysitting for a friend's 2-year-old daughter. I changed the baby's diaper before bedtime, and she burst into a tantrum and wails as I cleaned her up. My first reaction, like a ghost from the past, was to think, Oh my...

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Hello and welcome to my biggest nightmare, in the form of this Reddit user's question about how to handle the fact his 13-year-old daughter is engaging in sexual intercourse with her boyfriend. And refusing to use birth control. Well, until this same user updated his original post to explain that...

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Once I gave birth to my son, I found myself even more committed to the fight for reproductive justice. After trying for oh so many years to prevent pregnancy, I found that once I started trying to get knocked up, it was a little bit more difficult than I imagined. I was young and healthy but found...

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Nick Pavlidis argues that true love doesn’t come instantly, but rather is built over time, as two people embrace each other’s imperfections and learn to accept who they really are. — In his book To Love and Be Loved, Sam Keen challenges whether “love” is something we can...

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Melissa says, "As far as getting older, I’m really not afraid of anything. I don’t live my life from a place of fear. I do get scared of things. But if something comes into my life that is challenging and scary, I’m going to do it. My husband and I have these long talks about...

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The New York Academy of Medicine's Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health 's Facebook page often posts interesting tidbits about medical history which I find fascinating. However, a recent post gave me pause — serious pause. It featured an ad for a "newfangled" obstetrical table...

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Lunch break booty call gone wrong "I'm a stay-at-home mom of three kids under the age of 6. My husband works a 9-to-5 job that's really actually closer to an 8-to-6 job. By the time he gets home, I'm usually brain-dead from toddler drama and he is exhausted from being on the go all day. Our love...

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The "I So Don't Want To Be Here" Kid Photo Credit: Brand X Pictures/Getty Images This kid is shoved toward your door by a parent who is calling out instructions to them while they sadly hold out their bag for candy. Like you giving them free candy is some sort of punishment. They would rather be...

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As a mom, when you hear that it’s important to take care of yourself, your eyes might glaze over and you may be thinking something like: “Another thing I need to add to my to-do list: ‘self-care.’ How am I supposed to do that?” That’s the reaction Elizabeth Sullivan sometimes gets from...

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We look like derps out there, pouring shame upon our children and unborn future generations. Although I have no answers for mom jeans and the mom bob, I submit that the following mommy jewelry items are a much better alternative to ubiquitous, oversized photo pendants. Hell, you might even look...

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Oh, Amal Clooney, not only did you break the hearts of millions of women, including mine — I mean I've been in love with your husband, George Clooney, since he was on The Facts of Life — now you're enraging many of those women because you took his last name. Some are even calling the...

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First of all, let's acknowledge that talking to my kids about sex is not at the top of my list of favorite things to do. But, starting sex talk early can help prevent tragedy in the long run. Now, you won't have to bust out the birds and the bees, but Dr. Gail Saltz recommends you start sex...

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I personally like "All About That Bass." It hasn't been overplayed enough for me to hate it yet. I also like to see successful women doing what they love to do. This is why it is particularly disheartening to hear criticisms of Meghan Trainor for not providing a perfect, all-encompassing body image...

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Filling your child with love, by Jon Vaughn.  _____ I write words. No one pays me and I don’t blame them. The most meaningful things I’ve written, or what I’ve created, have no meaning to you. They’re so important that I put them next to salami sandwiches, bags of chips...

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Being scared isn’t always a negative. You can be scared in many different ways. There is the “scary movie” kind of scared, where you don’t know what’s going to pop out on the screen. There’s the jumping out of a plane kind of scared, where you fear real death and your...

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Audrey says, "Fall is my favorite season to dress for. I live in New England. You can wear capris and a really cozy sweater. This one I just got at TJ Maxx is a cozy, cardigan-type sweater. This is what I love."...

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