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3 Ways to Cope With Joint Custody and Missing Your Child

When You Can’t Stand the Pain of Missing Your Child

I have shared custody of my first-grader Abby. In our particular joint custody schedule, she's with us every other week – and with her dad and stepmom on the other weeks.Those other weeks are hard on everyone in our family, but Abby has it worst of all. Even before the transition between ... read more

The Single Best Way to Reduce Swelling During Pregnancy

The Absolute Best Pregnancy Advice You’ll Ever Get

A few weeks ago when I hit 7 months for this pregnancy, my hands swelled to the point where I had to remove my wedding ring.I’m no stranger to the magical symptom of swelling during pregnancy. During my last pregnancy, at the end of a day at my desk job, I looked like the Wikipedia entry for ... read more