The Dangers of Partnering While Mating

In the Sept/Oct, 2012 issue of Psychology Today, a short article, “The Beauty of Benign Neglect,” resonates with me today as it did 6 years ago. “Parents lack (a) trust in children’s desire to be competent and that nature will influence the course of development.”...

Mommy Guilt

What is it with mommies and guilt?  It doesn’t matter how awesome a mom is doing being a mom; no matter how hard she works, how long she rocks the baby to calm him, how many books she reads, guilt still finds a way into her life.  Guilt says, “Are you sure you want to...