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Introducing Abby Stein by Judy Bolton-Fasman

The first thing that Abby Stein wants the world to know is that she did not leave her ultra-Orthodox community solely to become a woman. Since she came out this past August, Stein has been garnering attention as the transgender ex-Hasid. 111 more words

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"Those" Moms

Some days I just wish I was one of “those” mothers. You know the ones, wearing their four inch heels, walking around in size two designer jeans. 327 more words


Parking Lot Stranger

I don’t think I’m a paranoid person but I don’t like people coming up to me when I’m alone with Nicholas. Crazy things happen in the world all the time and it just makes me weary. 406 more words


Man’s Best Friend, Mother’s Worst Enemy?

In my last post I mentioned my dog. He is a sweetheart and just goes through life trying to get someone to rub his belly. He is the perfect dog for my son, Nicholas to grow up with. 532 more words


Parenting from the Trenches: When Mommy Misbehaves

There is something about the intersection of peri-menopause and puberty that makes mid-life parenting extra special. On any given day, someone in the family unit is experiencing an explosion of hormones. 957 more words


Should I Get a Divorce?

Everyone experiences difficulties at various points in life. These concerns can be numerous and minor, few and severe, or any combination between. Families endure financial hardship, healthcare problems, emotional and psychological differences, domestic disputes, births, deaths, and sometimes legal trouble.  1,044 more words

Gregg R. Woodnick

Children Saved from a Hot Car

It’s scary to think that anyone would leave their children locked in a car during the summer months. Recently, a Texas mother did just that. She went to get her hair cut at a salon and left her children in the car. 243 more words

Gregg R. Woodnick