Author Archives: Mommyish

Health Today: Could This Be The Next Big Thing In Natural Skincare?

Health Today: Could This Be The Next Big Thing In Natural Skincare?

Could this be the next big thing in natural skincare? -Bustle

Someone wants to trademark “I Can’t Breathe” for commerical purposes -The Frisky

Everything you don’t want to know about household germs (but should) -Greatist

You can teach your Jewish kids that they’re different during Christmas -Mommyish

This solo Christmas card captures the joy of being single -The Gloss

Reminder: playing a gay character doesn’t mean the actor is gay -Crushable

8 ways to still feel confident when you have acne -Gurl

2014 was the year in celebrities who inspire love/hate -The Frisky

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Anonymous Mom: I’m Happily Married With Kids, But I’d Get An Abortion If I Got Pregnant

Anonymous Mom: Iâm Happily Married With Kids, But Iâd Get An Abortion If I Got Pregnant

When you picture the type of woman who chooses abortion, it’s unlikely that my face comes to mind. I’m in my thirties. I’m happily married. I have an advanced degree. I believe in the existence of a higher power. I have two beautiful, healthy children. My life is perfect, which is why I wouldn’t hesitate to have an abortion if I became pregnant. More »

French Schools Teach Kids How To Eat Instead Of Blaming Moms For Making Them Fat

French Schools Teach Kids How To Eat Instead Of Blaming Moms For Making Them Fat

In France, a school day means that children will be sitting down to a healthy, three-course hot lunch. Schoolkids as young as three are expected to eat the same meals as adults, and lunch is treated like an important social occasion, too, not just a source of calories. Meanwhile, in hundreds of school districts across the United States that are dropping the federal school lunch program, students are going to be eating curly fries with a side of waffle fries. More »