All the Best People is an intricately crafted story of mental illness, magic and misfortune across three generations.
Mira T. Lee’s debut novel, EVERYTHING HERE IS BEAUTIFUL, is a complex and engrossing cross-cultural family drama that tackles big issues: in addition to themes of immigration, identity, and parenthood, it takes a 360-degree look at mental illness.
If looking at the schedule of holiday events makes you have a panic attack, make 3 lists: Holiday events you enjoy and they wouldn’t take much effort Holiday events you must attend or there will be severe consequences (family will never talk to you again, you will be fired from your job, your friends will [...]
I always encourage parents to create Christmas for their own current family and not to allow it to be influenced as much by their childhood Christmases. By all means—keep your family traditions. Those may be wonderful and special. But don’t let these hold you back from making new ones with your spouse and children. For example, [...]
How much does your parenting really matter? New research shows that just believing in the importance of your parenting can make your child smarter. The connection explained. via Courageous Parents, Smart Kids — Psychology Today
If you are a parent of a sexual assault victim and not sure what to do, here are some ideas that could be helpful in your journey. via The Secret Suffering — Psychology Today
It's 2017, so why do we still get surprised about pregnancies? Many of Us Still Lack Access to Birth Control According to the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, in 2017, over 19 million women of childbearing age lived in areas of US where they lacked access to a public clinic where they [...]