In it Together

Kids LiveWell unveils healthy options on kids menus

The National Restaurant Association's Kids LiveWell program has 96 participating restaurants around the country pledging to serve healthy kids meals. Alena Murguia recently attended one of their events. Read...

 

Watching local news with a too-aware 8-year-old

Carrie Kaufman deals with explaining the gruesomeness of local news to her daughter. Read...

 

Riding life's ups and downs

Not getting the job you want can be a good opportunity to teach the kids that sometimes, in life we don't get what we want.  Read...

 

Just be in the moment

There are no easy choices for the 2011 mom. Working. Not working. They are both challenging in EXTREMELY different ways. Nothing comes without a price. Read...

 

Working moms with sick kids: Liar, liar, pants on fire

It can be a stomach-turning choice: Work or take care of your sick child. Or fib. Read...

 

Tech-addicted mom's confession

Plenty of parents are tech-addicted these days, including me. I'm not really be so different than everyone else -- or am I? Read...

 

Big decisions for a little guy

So many times we make decisions for our kids. This time, I asked my son: What do YOU want to do? Read...

 

Never give up hope

The Peapod Project is working to raise money to provide memory boxes and resources for families whose children are dying, but its annual fundraiser might be in jeopardy. Read...

 

The best decision for us: An update

The decision to quit my job and stay home with my kids was absolutely the right thing to do, but the feelings of loneliness, sadness and even guilt haven't completely vanished yet. They just moved into other areas of my life. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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