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Photographer Katy Hibberd's unique photos of 6-week-old Florence Witt were shared on Facebook by the Kids with Down Syndrome page, snapped in her photography studio Amor-Amor in Poole, England. Hibberd says she "couldn't believe it" when young Florence smiled without any coaxing for the camera...

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I watch the videos of her with equal parts of awe and Oh my God someone get that baby down from that wall now. My children didn't even ever climb out of their cribs, so I can't imagine them climbing walls at that age, but good for her. Her parents, Rachael and Zak Farmer, are enthusiastic climbers...

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“New York is a city spiritually defined by inclusion and diversity, and it’s imperative that all New Yorkers, regardless of sex, gender or sexual orientation, are treated equally,” said Mayor de Blasio. “This historic new commission will help us use every tool we have to...

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Either he’ll never leave the house or he’ll never be home. Whichever it is, you’ll wish it was the other. Savor the time he’s there instead of lamenting the time he isn’t. ______ By Catherine Gigante-Brown Mothers and their teenage sons have a strange dynamic. Not so long ago, Momma was...

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Douglas Gertner’s son tends to misplace quite a few things, but…sometimes, so does he. _____ The recent arctic cold snap that brought frigid temperatures and the season’s first snow to Denver reminded me of a fact I simply cannot deny: my son is, and has long been, a loser. This...

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It might be a sudden lack of interest in sport, a decline in grades, a rapid drop in weight or a bong sticking out of your kid's backpack that sets alarm bells off. Understandably, you may feel out of control, confused and — possibly — a little angry. How you react is important...

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And you can too. Read their thoughts and ideas here. Join the conversation on our Facebook Page. Submit your own articles. Together, we are raising the bar as to what it takes to be a father. — To join our Facebook Page go here. To submit an article, go here. To follow The Good Men Project on...

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John Pearson has done things as a dad that he would have considered beyond tedious as a single man. But know he knows something magical that he did not know then. Here’s his story. — Ninety percent of Parenthood is “putting up” with what would have seemed like drudgery to your...

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“When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.” – Rumi There’s a funny thing about depression and self-esteem. Even when we feel like life is good, maybe even great, and we have everything we could possibly want, we somehow can’t believe it...

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View image | gettyimages.com Beyond the usual “love and honor her,” this Mom offers some practical examples of how a love stays strong. — Dear Teenage Son, Today your dad and I celebrated our 24 th  wedding anniversary. It was a remarkable day since increasingly we see marriages...

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Shanna Anderson has a few things her husband needs to know and they can help any blended family. — I struggle when talking about the past in combination with the present, because they’re very much two separate lives. In my first life I was married. He passed away when our children were...

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Joe knew he had to sacrifice the absorbing corporate world if he did not want to lose sight of his kids’ lives. He discovered inspiration from familiar songs, his tune did not change, but his life did. — I never liked the term rat race to describe corporate life. Too many good people and...

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Marriage equality is now the law of the land. One of the Boys in the Burbs is baffled by it. — Please like the Good Men Project Dads and Families page!   See more cartoons every day on Twitter @boysinburbs or visit boysinburbs.com. The post Sunday Dad Cartoon of the Week on Marriage...

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And you can too. Read their thoughts and ideas here. Join the conversation on our Facebook Page. Submit your own articles. Together, we are raising the bar as to what it takes to be a father. — To join our Facebook Page go here. To submit an article, go here. To follow The Good Men Project on...

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A parent’s mental illness can leave a child feeling scared and unstable. Dad’s mood changes. The whole household feels the effects. Everyone quickly switches gears, puts on their best behavior, and attempts not to cause any waves. Mom tries to put on a happy face and hopes that the kids...

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The Supreme Court changed history this week. Gay dad Rob Watson pondered on his future grand kids, and what they would think of the times he has lived through. A video from The Next Family gave him some insight. — I was taking my sons to a doctor’s appointment when I got the news about he...

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The Good Men Project conducts the significant conversation that needs to be had about men in our society. Here are the poignant issues we covered this week, not just about men, but dads specifically. — The true gift of fatherhood, whether from a dad in our lives, or by being a dad, dominated...

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Dads Bonding with Kids Making Marinated Steak with Corn Bean Salsa – He’s at it again. Chef Oliver a regular on Thursday’s Source Radio Healthy Cooking and Living live stream show decided to let me talk about his fabulous marinated steak with corn and black bean salsa recipe. When...

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Grand gestures are great, but it’s the little things that win your family’s heart.  — They’re made tackling each other in the back yard. Parenting requires big tasks. It’s a heavy job. Sometimes moms and dads can get overwhelmed by the huge responsibilities that lie in this...

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Stay-at-home dad Mathew was frustrated over his son’s responses to requests. Then he found out from where his son learned the behavior, and it shocked the hell out of him. — I will admit to having days where my patience is nearly non-existent. My wife and I have a vision on how we will...

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I think all the time. I have always been overly cognitive. Inhabiting my body was not safe when I was a child. I invented a much nicer world in my head and it helped me through some horrible situations. But constant thinking is a recipe for disaster. It is easy to take small things and turn them in...

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I realized my father was from a generation that never said those three little words. He was saying he loved me without them. But I didn’t realize it then. _______ By Catherine Gigante-Brown My father never told me he loved me. Until it was almost too late. Growing up, I had everything I...

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I'm just as guilty as the next parent of being distracted by work emails and Facebook updates and what's trending on Twitter. It's all too easy to focus on our screens rather than on what's going on in the world around us. But sadly, our lives, stress levels and our kids are all suffering from our...

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Jason Kistner remains in county prison after police arrested him on charges of child abuse that include aggravated assault and child endangerment. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reveals he physically abused his girlfriend's 3-year-old son while taking him and her other child to the babysitter. Upon...

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Let me tell you a little story. There was once a woman who hated children. She hated children so much, in fact, that she vowed not a single child should wipe his snotty nose or step one dirt-crusted foot into the venue on the day of her wedding nuptials. While a lot of couples don't invite children...

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Baby falls asleep Baby falls asleep The way this kid falls asleep, starts to move forward and then is jolted back is just so dang adorable, we're not afraid to admit that we have watched this video multiple times. And, if we're being honest, in between views, we have popped into the kitchen for a...

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Mike Berry isn’t a perfect husband or father. Recently his family let him know just how they feel about that. ___ Earlier this week, on Sunday in fact, I was scurrying through the airport in San Diego, California, on my way to the conference I was speaking at, when something caught my eye on...

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Despite parents' best intentions, the wrong approach can create irreparable damage that follows children into adulthood. For this reason I consulted my mediators to come up with useful advice based on our experiences with divorcing parents...

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And what the note said was pretty rude and thoughtless. Customer leaves rude note for mom Customer leaves rude note for mom "The tea is nasty & thank your manager for waiting on us," it read, and while crappy tippers are unfortunately not all that uncommon, the note was upsetting for another...

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After the death of his father, Brian Gawlak reflects on the father his single mother chose to be. — Last year was my first father’s day since my biological father passed away. I spent the day mourning less the loss of the human being whom I had little connection to, but more the loss of...

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It was his first time ever catching a homerun ball, and what a catch it was. He was sitting in the outfield with his mom, dad and two siblings — 5-year-old sister Abbie and 2-year-old brother Luke — when Asdrubal Cabrera hit a hard home run that was coming right at them. While his...

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As we get ready to celebrate Independence Day, we want to know what does independence look like to you as you transition from high school to college and beyond. – We’re talking about independence on The Good Men Project and we want to hear from 2015 high school or college graduates...

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Hilaria and her husband, Alec Baldwin, welcomed their second child, a boy named Rafael, and the yoga instructor posted a photo of her post-baby body just two days after he was born. Hilaria Baldwin post-baby Hilaria Baldwin post-baby "I have been planning on doing post belly photos but didn't know...

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Since this is the final article in this series, I am finally going to share the answer I gave the attorney colleague of mine who asked me the following question: "Any thoughts on how to make money as a family lawyer when you're not prepared to screw the other side?"...

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We recently covered a topic where a Facebook page claims moms who had C-sections didn't actually give birth and as you can imagine it angered many women. Does it make sense to assume a woman who has not given birth vaginally might not have a true sense of what giving birth is like or is the...

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Divorce. Not fun. Messy. Kids in the middle. It doesn't have to be this way. I had a "nice" divorce. This doesn't mean it didn't suck or there wasn't pain or hurt. It just means we didn't have to destroy each other or the children in the process...

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So, I kind of feel like Dr. Sears and I are friends, given the amount of time I've spent reading his website. While I don't ascribe to all of Dr. Sears' attachment-parenting-slanted philosophies, after having the pleasure of interviewing him, I can confidently say this man knows what he is talking...

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Do real men cry? One of the Boys in the Burbs observes. — “Real dads don’t cry.” Says WHO?? Please like the Good Men Project Dads and Families page!   See more cartoons every day on Twitter @boysinburbs or visit boysinburbs.com. The post Dad Cartoon of the Week Sounds Off...

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Supermodel names often have that "wow" factor that stands out in a crowd. They are unique and gorgeous, much like the models themselves. One supermodel name we love is that of Brazilian beauty Gisele Bündchen. Gisele Bundchen Gisele Bundchen The name Gisele is of Teutonic origin that means...

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Hewitt and Hallisay welcomed their second child, a baby boy, on June 24, and they gave him the hipster name of Atticus. The name Atticus was first made famous in 1960 thanks to main character Atticus Finch in the Harper Lee novel To Kill a Mockingbird. Actor Gregory Peck later played the lawyer who...

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Mom asked to leave church for breastfeeding Mom asked to leave church for breastfeeding Breastfeeding a baby, even in church, is legal, but Tayna Ogle says that Grace Community Church didn't get the memo, because a church employee told her that she should cover up, retreat to the bathroom or...

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Take it from me. A friend of mine offered me a Chihuahua puppy when my daughter was 2 years old, and I agreed to take in the puppy before doing my research. Suffice it to say, Ernie was not a good fit for our family. Thankfully, I was able to find him a good home before he bit my daughter &mdash...

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Kim Kardashian and Kayne West announced not too long ago that they're expecting a second child. The 34-year-old reality star has made it no secret how much of a struggle it has been to conceive. By sharing her journey on Keeping Up with the Kardashians, viewers got a treat during the midseason...

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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is promoting the arrival of two new menu items with a rather unusual challenge. To celebrate two new dishes — a roasted chicken with spinach-quinoa bowl and roasted salmon quinoa bowl — BJ's is asking consumers to consider naming their baby Quinoa...

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One can only hope Camber Chavis is resting in peace, as she never got a fair shake at life. WAVY News reports the 3-year-old died at the hands of her own father, Alton Chavis, who now faces murder charges. A search warrant reveals he and his wife, Chanelle, took their daughter to a Virginia Beach...

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How Parents Can Learn and Apply Lessons to Raising  Younger Children – As a parent, it isn’t’ always easy learning the ropes of parenthood. It seems the first child often gets the short end of the stick in some ways. In other ways they gain a closeness with parents because they are...

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As the mother of a 3-1/2-year-old and a 2-year-old (I know, I know, I was pretty busy there for awhile), I can now confidently say I am a total pro at weathering the toddler tantrum. I can curl up into a ball and play dead on the floor with the best of 'em. I remember when I was pregnant with my...

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I know, I know. The working mom versus the stay-at-home mom debate is at the absolute core of The Mommy Wars. Working moms often feel judged by stay-at-home moms for abandoning their kids and spending time outside of the home. Stay-at-home moms often feel judged by working moms for not contributing...

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In the latest search to find a cause for autism, researchers have examined if there is a link between C-sections and the spectrum. A study just published in The Journal of the American Medical Association looked at the difference in autism rates between children born via elective C-sections, which...

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Flipping the script around men seeking a relationship with their kids is a big goal of The Fatherhood Support Network. – Stanly Williams never thought he would find himself as a father without his children. One day, though, that exactly happened. Williams was a happily married man and father...

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Technology does wonderful things, For one father and son, it created a 21st century relationship in the global village. — Society’s understanding of what it means to be a dad has changed significantly in recent years. This reflects shifting attitudes about parental roles, with more men...

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When I became a parent, all of the clichés came true: I had never felt a love like this before. I was overwhelmed with the responsibility of caring for a tiny human being. I suddenly understood how precious and fragile life was and how it goes by way too fast. But what no one else told me...

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I searched for my biological father for years with no luck. Until that one phone call in 2008 changed it all. _____ By Candace Ganger I’ve always been different. Not just on the outside, either. For as long as I can remember, I’ve carried a weight, a secret, that’s the very essence of who I...

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