Today you may have lost it, but you're not failing

Today you may have lost it, but you're not failing

Amber says there are 'going to be days it's all too much'.So when the tears won't stop, when every ounce of patience is lost and you feel as though you can't do this, know that you are not alone.

El Paso school teachers seek positive postcards for students

El Paso school teachers seek positive postcards for students

Teresa Garrett, who has been teaching fourth grade in the El Paso Independent School District for 11 years, says she came across a post in a private Facebook group written by fellow El Paso fourth grade teacher Elvira Flores, requesting postcards for her students.

This $30 'nightgown' dress is becoming an unexpected viral sensation

This $30 'nightgown' dress is becoming an unexpected viral sensation

Atwood wrote that she originally came across the dress thanks to fellow fashionista Hitha Palepu, who also recently shared an Instagram photo showing off the affordable Amazon find.

What Happens to Sons of Narcissistic Fathers

What Happens to Sons of Narcissistic Fathers

Franz Kakfa articulately describes a literary example of such an imposing intolerance in Letter to His Father: “What was always incomprehensible to me was your total lack of feeling for the suffering and shame you could inflict on me with your words and judgments.” Arrogant and overly confident, his father listened to no one, but judged everyone without any need to be consistent.

How to Help With Homework, Test, and Life Stress

How to Help With Homework, Test, and Life Stress

Additional strategies to support the child with test anxiety reinforce the child’s overall ability to calm down in stressful situations.Helping a child regulate negative feeling states such as frustration, anxiety, paralysis, feeling overwhelmed, and fear , affords him or her calming experiences that can be repeated and integrated independent of a parent.

The Emotional Roller-Coaster of a Digital Detox Vacation

The Emotional Roller-Coaster of a Digital Detox Vacation

These stages could be summed up as (1) initial digital-disconnection withdrawal symptoms; (2) a period of acceptance accompanied by a sense of freedom; and (3) feeling overwhelmed by the quantity of missed incoming messages/emails when devices are turned on again after the digital detox vacation.

Are You Stuck in a Cycle of Abandonment?

Are You Stuck in a Cycle of Abandonment?

That includes empathy and respect for their child’s personality , feelings, and needs – not merely loving a child as an extension of the parent.Many people have no negative feelings toward their parents and may in fact have a close and loving adult relationship with them.

Dads are learning how to style girls' hair in braids

Dads are learning how to style girls' hair in braids

When you're looking for a hair stylist, your dad might not be your first thought — but these fathers are taking classes to learn how to do their daughters' hair properly.

Jenna Bush Hager shares baby shower note from Hoda Kotb

Jenna Bush Hager shares baby shower note from Hoda Kotb

Hoda was one of the guests at Jenna's baby shower on Tuesday at Taco Dumbo in New York City, where the two friends shared some smiles and tacos.Jenna and Hoda shared a hug and some smiles at Jenna's baby shower in New York City on Tuesday.

Listening to Saoirse Kennedy Hill

Listening to Saoirse Kennedy Hill

Kennedy Hill, then a senior at the prestigious private school Deerfield Academy, shared that when she returned from a leave of absence, having taken time off to manage her mental health, it was only her friends who knew what she had been through.

4 Ways to Release Anger Towards Your Parents

4 Ways to Release Anger Towards Your Parents

The relationship between a child and a parent is one of the most instinctively protective, loving, and nurturing things humans experience.

Anne Hathaway Pregnant, Expecting Baby No. 2 With Adam Shulman

Anne Hathaway Pregnant, Expecting Baby No. 2 With Adam Shulman

“When I walk into the gym — I work out in West Hollywood [where] you see, like, Thor’s trainer — it’s the people that have too many muscles to be in The Avengers. I feel good right now.’ So I don’t care what I look like.

Shawn Johnson reveals pregnancy complications in emotional video

Shawn Johnson reveals pregnancy complications in emotional video

Shawn Johnson's newest pregnancy is a source of both joy and sadness for her, as she revealed in a YouTube video posted Thursday. Johnson, 27, says to the camera, "I felt like someone knocked every ounce of air out of me ...

The viral bedsheets with 56K Amazon reviews are on sale for Prime Day

The viral bedsheets with 56K Amazon reviews are on sale for Prime Day

These sheets blend into the bed and feel like butter — you don’t even notice they’re there. From the pillow, down to the flat and fitted sheets, this set stayed cool and comfortable.

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

After loads of tests, including blood work looking for pre-eclampsia , doctors said Stephens and Jude were fine and sent her home. Her Instagram account provides women a safe space to share their stories and find support.

Anxiety, the Endless Alarm

Anxiety, the Endless Alarm

With anxiety and resentment all around us, it’s especially important to resist the vast contagion of those emotions by internally regulating our personal anxiety. Recognize that anxiety is not reality; it’s a signal about possible realty.

Danielle Fishel Gives Birth to 1st Child With Husband Jensen Karp

Danielle Fishel Gives Birth to 1st Child With Husband Jensen Karp

Danielle Fishel and her husband, Jensen Karp , are the proud parents of a baby boy after the actress gave birth one month early on June 24.

No pressure but apparently you’ve got 7 years to set your kid up for life

No pressure but apparently you’ve got 7 years to set your kid up for life

So, it stands to reason that the relationships, emotional support and ideas experienced as normal in these impressionable years become pretty set in by the time a child is seven. Source: ITV.While it’s impossible to say that seven-year-old Neil is the same person that he now is, looking back you still see definite glimpses.

Country star Granger Smith opens up about final moments with son who drowned

Country star Granger Smith opens up about final moments with son who drowned

Country music star Granger Smith and his wife, Amber, have opened up about the final moments with their son before his tragic drowning earlier this month. Country star Granger Smith's 3-year-old son dies in drowning accident.

My step kids want to call me 'mum' but their mother isn't happy about it

My step kids want to call me 'mum' but their mother isn't happy about it

She's asked if she should just ignore her and allow the kids to refer to her in whatever way they feel most comfortable, or if she should honour the 'mum code' and tell the children the name is reserved for only one person.

Pregnant woman in hospital has a maternity photo shoot

Pregnant woman in hospital has a maternity photo shoot

When it became clear that Francesca Page, then 27 weeks pregnant , was not leaving the hospital before she delivered her baby, she felt sad that she was missing out on some of the traditional mom-to-be experiences.

How Mindy Kaling Balances Single Motherhood With Successful Career

How Mindy Kaling Balances Single Motherhood With Successful Career

Mindy Kaling isn’t just a single mom to her 17-month-old daughter, Katherine, but she has a hugely successful career as well. Kaling added: “If I can set that example for her to work hard like I did, I think I’d be happy.”.

Online shopping: Mum horrified as PrettyLittleThing dress fits 4yo daughter

Online shopping: Mum horrified as PrettyLittleThing dress fits 4yo daughter

A mum has branded PrettyLittleThing 'disgusting' after she ordered a size eight dress which was so small it fit her four-year-old daughter instead. She vented her fury at PrettyLittleThing on social media, tweeting: “So bought this in a size 8 from @OfficialPLT wouldn’t even go over my head and just fits my 4 year old daughter!

Why Young Girls Are Struggling and What Parents Can Do

Why Young Girls Are Struggling and What Parents Can Do

Without proper supports in place to help girls learn to cope with increased stress, they feel isolated and overwhelmed. The earlier they learn that stress if part of life but they can find strategies to cope with it and people to support them through the most difficult times, the better prepared they will be for increased stress levels as they grow.

The Truth Behind Physician Burnout

The Truth Behind Physician Burnout

“The actual understanding of the origins of burnout really remains an enigma.” She is the lead author on the first study to ask what truly drives job satisfaction for physicians on faculty in an academic medical center, and the findings are surprising.

The biggest lesson I learnt going from SAHM to working mum

The biggest lesson I learnt going from SAHM to working mum

When I was a stay at home mum, I wanted to dress up, wear heels, look and feel like a part of something as Claire, not ' Mum'.

Give Your Graduates the Gift of Financial Know-how

Give Your Graduates the Gift of Financial Know-how

As the school year comes to a close, all of us who are parents start wondering if our children are ready for the next chapter in their lives, especially if it’s one of those pivotal years when we’re about to watch them receive a diploma.

Things I wish I knew before becoming a stepmom

Things I wish I knew before becoming a stepmom

Are you OK with not being the priority because they have children?” — Kendall Rose, author of “The Stepmoms’ Club: How to Be a Stepmom without Losing Your Money, Your Mind, and Your Marriage”.

10 thoughtful Mother's Day gifts you can still get on Amazon

10 thoughtful Mother's Day gifts you can still get on Amazon

Belei, Amazon's new affordable skin care brand, includes this mud mask that will help Mom feel like she's at the spa. 3) Belei Vitamin C + Hyaluronic Acid Serum, $35, Amazon.

The Problem With Being Positive All of the Time

The Problem With Being Positive All of the Time

Just as you need to help your children develop their emotional vocabulary to talk about their feelings, you also need to encourage the normal talking about feelings in the household.