Modern Mommy Madness: Maladjusted Mommy

By: Harmony Hobbs A few months ago, we moved from Birmingham back to our hometown in South Louisiana. I was originally planning to write about moving with small children and ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Teaching Honesty

By Kristen Berthiaume: Your Kid’s Pants Are On Fire! Chances are, your kid’s a liar – or has been. Most kids go through a lying phase at some point. Before ... Read More

Mommy Madness: The Romance Problem

I am a big fan of Bethenny Frankel, creator of the Skinnygirl margarita, star of the show Bethenny Ever After. Recently she commented on the challenge of juggling her work, ... Read More

Multiplicity: Yes! They're Twins

On some level, I get it, multiples are fascinating. They are to me now, but I’m not so sure they were in my pre-multiples life. I’m sure I would have ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Getting Kids to Listen

PARENT QUESTION: We are having serious issues right now with our girls not listening. How much leniency do you allow for their age (preschool)? PARENTING WITH A PHD RESPONSE: Selective ... Read More

Parenting with a PhD: New Year, New Sibling

Parent Question: How can we nurture the big sibling when a new baby wreaks havoc on their only child universe? Parenting with a Ph.D. Response:  From the moment he pulls ... Read More

Working Mommy Madness: I Quit!

I quit my job. I did it two days before Christmas. I couldn’t stop sweating as I made the phone call. My voice had this weird shrilly pitch that comes ... Read More