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My Son's Tantrums Leave Me Exhausted!

Dear AdviceMama, I have a 9-year-old son, and three and 2-year-old daughters. My son has had a temper since he was a baby. I thought his...
Looking after three young children is tough already, but having one who frequently has tantrums will wear down even the saintliest parent.

Why has 'Go the F**k to Sleep' Struck Such a Nerve With Parents?

Credit: Amazon I admit, it's funny. And there's another thing I like about Adam Mansbach's "Go the F**k to Sleep": It exposes the...The book highlights our need to talk openly about how tough it can be to raise children, especially at the end of a long day.

It's Not You, It's Us: Breaking Up With Other Parents

Remember dating? And that most awkward of moments, the end of an evening when it was clear not everyone had enjoyed the experience equally? Your...Saying you're not interested when dating is easy, but breaking up with other parents? Not so much.

News Flash: Women Are More Than Just Body Types and Sex Positions

After seven years of blogging about maternal mental health, I suppose it shouldn't surprise me that I ended up on a media list. Some public relations...What are the top health concerns of women? Will waistline be in the top five? Bust size? Skin tone? Waxed upper lips? NO!

Can Being Too Perfect a Parent Mess Up Your Kids?

Sometimes, we feel like the official parenting motto should be "I just can't win." Honestly, you let your children take the reins when it comes...Being too over-protective of your kids could backfire, experts warn.

Dear Dad: Thinking About Karma on Father's Day

Sid Biberman and his granddaughter, Lucy. Credit: Matthew Biberman I am a father and I am a son. My father, Sid, lives with me and has...This year it will be different. This year, Lucy will wake up on Father's Day in her mother's apartment.

Dear Dad: Why Father's Day Makes Me Blue

Mock Golf cover featuring a photo of Paul Rodell. Courtesy of Chris Rodell
I'm not sure why Father's Day always makes me blue.
Every...
On Father's Day I like to think about my own father.

Dear Dad: Fathers Who Leave Will Never Know What They've Missed

Courtesy of Michael Boatman.
"Daddy ... I don't feel good."
I groaned. Loudly. I was hoping to "accidentally" wake up my wife so she...
My kids teach me the single greatest lesson a father can ever know: The joy that comes from being present for your kids.

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