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Esther’s Pregnancy Journal: Week 17, Pregnancy Loss

The Loss: Last week, at my 3rd check-up, I received some devastating news: the baby’s heart beat had stopped. Nothing could ...
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Holiday Toy Drives in Los Angeles 2017

Before the kids get too involved with their holiday wish lists, help them remember that this is the season of ...
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7 Confessions of My Imperfect, Heartfelt Mothering

MomsLA is your source for Things to do in Los Angeles With Kids My son, Ryan, is nine years old ...
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Why Hidden Figures Means So Much To Our Family

Ryan knows our country was not always accepting of families like ours; that in fact, a marriage between my black ...
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Moms As Secret Service Agents

Think about it -- our primary objective is to keep our children safe. We need to maintain a certain level ...
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Empowering Movies for Girls

Here are some wonderful movies with strong female heroines for girls to watch and feel inspired!
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Teaching My Toddler Daughter About Consent

When I had my daughter Charlotte in 2015, I read parenting and milestone articles like crazy. I wanted to be ...
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Why I Taught My Son The “F Word”

MomsLA is your source for Things to do in Los Angeles With Kids A few weeks ago during dinner, we ...
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Why I Don’t Call My Son a “Tween”

After Ryan had signed up for the library’s summer reading program, he asked me what it meant to be a ...
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A Lesson In Giving Up Control: Why Parents Shouldn’t Request ...

Lately, as I wait for the dismissal bell to ring at my son’s elementary school, I have been overhearing parents ...