Are You Burned Out?

Are You Burned Out?

When my son was about 8 months old, I reached a point of such deep fatigue that I told my husband I needed a little “me” time. I went to the corner grocery store to rent a video, thinking I’d go home, take a bath, get cozy under the covers, and watch...
What If You Were Your Biggest Fan?

What If You Were Your Biggest Fan?

Recently, a number of articles have been circulating about how thoroughly overwhelmed parents are these days. I’m not surprised; the past year has seen us facing uncertainty, fear, and loss in ways we never imagined. When I hear stories of parents who say they...
How To Avoid Losing Your Cool With Your Kids

How To Avoid Losing Your Cool With Your Kids

I love my kids, but I yell at them much more often than I’d like. What can I do to keep my cool when they act badly? Signed, Always Yelling Dear Always Yelling, This is one of my most frequently asked parenting questions! No matter how much we love our babies,...
Ways To Reduce Parenting Stress

Ways To Reduce Parenting Stress

I have 2 kids — 6 1/2 and 5 years old. My husband works long hours and I am alone with them most of the time. It seems like all I do is scream and yell, because my stress level is so high. Money is short and I’m tired all the time. The pandemic has...
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