Motherhood

Modern Mothering - You are SO Not Alone!

Welcoming a new baby to the family is often an exciting affair, but as family members and friends focus all of their attention on the little bundle of joy, the new mom is often overlooked. If itís your first baby, motherhood can be quite daunting; and without a circle of friends, or a good support group, the experience can be isolating, and may even lead to depression More...
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The Many Facets of Mom

No one stands so tall as when they stoop to help a child.

With apologies to Abraham Lincoln for making his famous quote more gender-neutral, Mother's Day is a time to celebrate the many roles that maternal figures play in everyone's lives.

At one point in all of our lives, we were that helpless child. An adult helped us navigate life's difficulties, large and small. As we grew, the stooping became a metaphor More...


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The Best Gift: Spa Treatments

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Anonymous says:
October 23, 2012 at 6:04 AM
A wonderful half-day gift certificate to The Carriage House in Yardley from my fiance (then) and son "Go, relax, and treat yourself for the day, indulge in what feels good for you!"

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Pursuing the Elusive Art of Personal Care

Among the different hats I wear each day: motherhood, womanhood, parenthood. My self care: choosing empowerment.

Between working full-time, taking care of my daughter, cleaning the house, cooking meals, keeping appointments, and all of the other various daily tasks , I lack time for myself. I have followed the flow of my life for a long time, however, my days are scheduled for me and I feel that sometimes I move about like a programmed robot, attempting to get everything done More...


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The Power of Self Reflection

  In October, I contributed an article about my personal journey to reach a new place in my life, and I shared that a significant part of that journey was reflection More...

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Anonymous says:
April 25, 2012 at 9:24 AM
Absolutely beautiful, thank you for this article. I'm going through a very hard time in my life after the Brain traumatic accident of my dear husband.Thank God he is doing very well considering the injury that he had. The above words made me reflect in a very positive way. Again thank you and many blessings to you.

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