Should You Schedule an Induction?

Dear Diary, Wouldn't it be nice to pick your baby's due date? Maybe you want your little girl to share a Born Day with your late, great-grandmother. Or perhaps you want your son to celebrate his life with his father. Or maybe, you're just sick and tired of...

40 & Pregnant

Dear Diary, Days before my birthday, I met a woman at a party who told me that 40 was a magic number--the age where one reaches enlightenment and truly feels grown-up. I smiled but doubted I would share the same experience. My worldview didn’t change at...

Time Out Tips

Dear Diary, Hi, my name is Heather, and I'm the captain of Team Time Out! Often, I bump heads with other mothers who try to make me switch to the spanking side. However, I can't imagine raising a hand to my daughter when I always tell her not to hit...