Tag: relationships

Talking to Your Kids About Difficult Things

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Do you ever try to keep your kids in a bubble of innocence?  As if nothing bad or hard or hurtful could ever happen...

Raising Culturally Aware & Inclusive Children, A Bit of Guidance

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As if parenting didn’t feel challenging enough, along came 2020. As a mother of 2 young children and a pediatrician, this year’s events have...

Peace Amidst Pregnancy Loss

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It's a boy! The day we found out our first son, Moses, was a boy was wonderful!  I remember being in the doctor’s office with...

Domestic Violence and Abuse

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Domestic violence and abuse.  If you are lucky, it has never touched you. And I say lucky, because it really can happen to anyone. You may...

Musings from a Former Political Reporter: Choose Friends Over Politics

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It is an election. It is ugly. But it soon will be over. We need to figure out a way to set aside politics...

Talking to a Mom of Twins? Kind Words She’ll Appreciate

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As a mom of two sets of boy/girl twins, I’ve had plenty of comments, questions, one-liners, and stares thrown my way. Some make me...

Listen Again…

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She should be sleeping in her own bed... I know it. But I don't really care. I have been out of pocket...

Introducing New COS Mom Contributor Ime Lopez

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I grew up on two different continents, in two contending cultures. I'm a recent single mom raising some fantastic little humans.  A public interest...

10 Ways to Celebrate Grandparents Day… Even from Far Away

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Hooray for Grandparents Day!!  A very special day set aside to celebrate those amazing Grandmas, Mimis, Nanas, Grandpas, Papas, or whichever special name they...

Here and Now: The Clean Out between Childhood and Teenager

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I just moved cross country and I took this opportunity to clean out some old bins in my kids’ rooms.  Well to be completely...