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19 Interesting Articles on Love & Marriage

Curious about Marriage? Click away…
1. Masters of Love (The Atlantic)
2. Good Enough? That’s Great (Daniel Jones, The New York Times)
3. Things That Will Destroy My Heterosexual Marriage Long Before Gay Marriage Ever Will. (Nick Sustana, McSweeney’s)
4.…

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Big Night Out

The following is a guest post from writer & comedian Jason Good. Jason’s book This Is Ridiculous This Is Amazing: Parenthood in 71 Lists is now on sale.
A year ago our parenting method could have been called, “How to…

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“Do You Think We’ll Make It Another Year?”

The following is an anonymous guest post from a reader & new friend.
Last summer as our anniversary approached, my husband asked a question I did not expect, but could have predicted. With hope and an apparent need for affirmation,…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, the here year

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The Marriage-Children Paradox

I’ve been thinking about something. Two somethings, actually. Marriage and children. About how these two things are so intimately bound at this point for me, and for so many of us. We are in the trenches with three young girls…

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“She’s got my back, and I’ve got hers.”

The following is a guest post from a man who is a husband, father, doctor (& wonderful writer). So thrilled to have this male perspective here.
The evening of our 5th anniversary, my wife and I hired a babysitter for…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, The Fam, the here year

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I’m a Morph Mom!

A while back, I did an interview with the wonderful Kathleen Smith of MorphMom.com which is a space for working mom inspiration. I met Kathleen through my friend Rachel Cedar and the whole thing was a great experience. I sat…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, The Fam, Uncategorized

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10 Tricks to Become More Present Parents

How can we be more present in our lives? How can we get better at being Here?
In April, I kicked off the Here Year, a yearlong tackling of these important (I think) questions. First, I studied presence through the…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, The Fam, the here year, The Home Front

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More Here & Happy Tips

I knew I didn’t want to do this alone. This Here Year. I just had this abiding instinct that whatever this is, and turns out to be, it needs to be a collaboration, a conversation. And that’s just what it’s…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, the here year, WRITING

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The Writing Advice Anna Quindlen Gave Me

It all started with an email from a very thoughtful friend. Did I want to have lunch at the JCC and hear Anna Quindlen speak? Um, yes. I don’t think I’ve ever replied to a message that fast.
Today was…

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Posted in: BOOKS., DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, WRITING

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13 Ways To Be (More) Here & (More) Happy

Confession: I’ve been feeling like a total hypocrite lately because here I am ostensibly exploring the topic of Presence, researching how to be Here in my life and I’m often so terrible at doing this. I am so often fidgeting…

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