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These parents had a talk with their kids on 9/11 & it gave us all the feels

The kids at Disney World / Provided
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Sadly, what else do you say to a child who also trains often for how to act when their school is under attack? ...
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Opinion: Let’s Do Our Best for All Children

A woman reunited with her seven-year-old daughter after they had been separated for four months in immigration detention. Credit: Hope Hall/ACLU.
Editorial
Children being separated from their parents by ICE are experiencing intense trauma - identified as life-altering “toxic stress” by the president of the American Academy of Pediatrics - at the hands of our government. ...
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Queer Relationships: Pet Wisdom About Love

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Our precious pets can teach us many things about how to have extraordinary relationships. Sometimes, they even train us to be better partners. They embody unconditional love, resilience, forgiveness, living in the present and absolute joy. ...
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Queer Relationships: Restructuring Relationship Agreements

Columns
Don Miguel Ruiz wrote a wonderful book called the Four Agreements. I would recommend reading it, although it isn’t necessary to understand this article. These are my interpretations of his principles through a relationship lens. ...
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Bigger Expectations: 10 Ways to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back

Columns
We are bombarded with advice, ads for “tummy tamers,” diet suggestions and stories of celebrities who were back in their bikinis just four hours weeks postpartum. ...
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Bigger Expectations: State of Being – Depression

Columns
What does that say about our society, that we fear being called fat AND that we fear mental illness in any of its forms as even worse? ...
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The Biggest Lesson I Learned As a Nursing Student

Editorial Health
I’ve been nervous about doing things “right” my whole life. Being a nursing student was no exception. ...
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Bigger Expectations: On The Pole & In My Head

Krystal Marx/Bigger Expectations
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Even with all of my confidence, I still walked in to my private pole and exotic dance session at Dolphin Dance with the echoes of 20-plus years of self-doubt. ...
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Bigger Expectations: Verbal Warfare 101

Krystal Marx/Bigger Expectations
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Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me. Who thought up that little gem of a lie? ...
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Bigger Expectations: Somebody Stole My Body!

Baby Maye/Krystal Marx
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I could have sworn I had an ass here somewhere…I’m sorry…weren’t you one of the people asking me if I was sure I was pregnant and not just really full? ...
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