This Mom’s Viral Post About Breastfeeding Is The Realest Thing You’ll Read

Australian mom Constance Hall recently shared a funny, empowering and all-too-real message about breastfeeding.  Hall, who previously wro… Read more: Breastfeeding, Moms, Parenting, Facebook, Constance Hall, Breastfeeding Twins, Parents News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Rona Milch Novick: Adult Behavior Unbefitting a Child

Turn on the TV or radio. Pick up a newspaper, or surf the web. You cannot avoid it. Adults behaving badly. I’m not referring to criminal, horrific… Read more: Adult, Politics, Sports, Parenting, Education, Political Campaigns, Behavior, Politics News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Anneliese Lawton: Why We Need to Stop Referring to Babies as ‘Normal’

Many wished us well and hoped that our baby would be born “normal” rather than healthy — and each time someone wished our baby be born normal, my heart ached. In one sense, I understood that their intentions were well-meant, but in another sense it was clear that if my child was born with physical ...

Lyndsey D’Arcangelo: What She Sees

I’m Mama. Me — with my short hair, baggy clothes and baseball caps. When Maggie looks at me, she doesn’t see a tomboy. She doesn’t see a label. She doesn’t see a puzzle where two separate genders maybe don’t perfectly fit. Read more: LGBT Parents, Tomboy, Butch, Gay Issues, Parenting, Lesbian, Lesbian Moms, Queer Voices ...

Coach Advice: Listen to Your Worries!

As a 1-on-1 Coach, I talk to a lot of parents who are full of worry about their child’s future. Parents worry a lot! And that’s a good thing! Parental concern is nature’s way of making sure we attend to our child’s needs. Worry keeps us involved, attuned to our kids and can even give ...

How to Stay In Control: Let Your Kid Have The Last Word

Ending a heated conversation with your child can be tricky. The next time you are in this situation, ask yourself: Have I made my point? What would happen if I ended the conversation and walked away? Kids are masters at keeping an argument going. Walking away from the discussion and letting them have the last ...

Dr. Travis Bradberry: 7 Mistakes Leaders Make That Make Everyone Miserable

From Enron to Volkswagen, we’ve watched in horror as leaders who lack integrity have destroyed businesses time and again. But the real tragedy happe… Read more: Business, Self-Help, Self-Improvement, Self-Awareness, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Leadership, Work, Life Coaching, Emotional Wellness, Relationships, Relationship Advice, Success, Jobs, Emotional Intelligence, Business News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Dr. Travis Bradberry: 10 Ways to Spot a Truly Exceptional Employee

A recent international study surveyed more than 500 business leaders and asked them what sets great employees apart. The researchers wanted to know … Read more: Business, Self-Help, Self-Improvement, Self-Awareness, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Leadership, Work, Life Coaching, Emotional Wellness, Relationships, Relationship Advice, Success, Jobs, Emotional Intelligence, Business News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Kal Ross: Please, Don’t Call Me Mom

Don’t assume that we are alike or that I’m part of the “mommy” community. Use male pronouns for me. Read more: Parenting, Parents, Parents-Moms, Lgbt, Transgender, Ftm, Queer Voices News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog

Dr. Travis Bradberry: Five Things You Don’t Owe Your Boss

Success and fulfillment often depend upon your ability to set good boundaries. Once you can do this, everything else just falls into place. Read more: Business, Self-Help, Self-Improvement, Self-Awareness, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Leadership, Work, Life Coaching, Emotional Wellness, Relationships, Relationship Advice, Success, Jobs, Emotional Intelligence, Business News http://familylifeworks.org/blog http://familylifeworks.org/blog