Keep your audience in mind

How to Write Your Best Online Dating Profile

Separating myth from fact when talking about adoption and foster care

Talking Truth About Adoption

A discussion with Angela Miller about her book, You Are The Mother of All Mothers: A Message of Hope for the Grieving Heart

Surviving Baby/Child Loss

Talk to your kids about their donor origins early

Starting the Donor Discussion

Help a Solo Mom in Sister Chat


Felicity Huffman at the Felicity Huffman and William H. Macy Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony, Hollywood, California—

Neither of them took home a statuette. But actress Felicity Huffman and her husband, actor William H. Macy, both of whom had been nominated for Emmys (Huffman for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie in ABC’s American Crime, and Macy for Outstanding Lead Actor in the comedy series Shameless), didn’t seem bummed at the 2016 awards ceremony. They just seemed happy. Discussing marriage with E!’s Gi...

Sons & Daughters

Felicity Huffman: Stumbling Forward Joyously

Close-up image of a little boy playing with plastic tools on a work bench exhibiting a boy-related gender role—

A Solo Mom confronts her own biased gender expectations


Acting Like a Boy

Happy, diverse family with adopted kids—

Talking Truth About Adoption

A woman feeling lonely at a party—


Single mom exploring physchological benefits of writing on grass outside—

The Psychological Benefits of Writing

Depressed mom eating a frozen dinner alone during the holidays at her dining-room table—

The First Holiday Without the Kids

Pretty blonde woman in a witch costume posing with pumpkins—

Halloween: Aka Welcome to Hell

Open dictionary lying on the table symbolizing online dating idioms—


Woman pulling a burnt turkey or chicken from the oven—

Holiday Overdrive and the Solo Mom

Close-up of a hand looking for clothes at a flea market—
Life Hacks

Living Well on Very Little Money