advert
Pregnancy
May16
My Mother, The Emotional Vampire

My Mother, The Emotional Vampire

by

An expecting mom needs help deciding whether she should tell her own needy mother that she’s pregnant. It’s a complicated and emotionally fraught relationship that she has with her mom.

Apr28
Baby Number Two: How Soon Is Too Soon?

Baby Number Two: How Soon Is Too Soon?

by

My husband and I are ready to start planning for our second child relatively soon. When we share our plans with others, we are met with confusion. Are we missing something?

Apr25
(Baby) Showers With Strangers

(Baby) Showers With Strangers

by

My mother-in-law (who now lives in the South) wants to throw me a baby shower. But the guests are her friends and only my acquaintances. I feel uncomfortable about this. What should I do?

Apr14
The Worst Support Group in the World

The Worst Support Group in the World

by

A mom-to-be has abandoned a toxic support group but continues her friendship with another former support group member. But, that friend continues to gossip about our former group and I just can’t take it anymore. What should I do?

Mar31
Withdrawing From the In-Law Guilt Games

Withdrawing From the In-Law Guilt Games

by

This expecting mother is receiving hurtful comments from her future in-laws about their lifestyle and parenting choices (already!). Amalah provides some guidelines for navigating that tense relationship.

Mar21
The Crushing Weight of All You Ignore

The Crushing Weight of All You Ignore

by

An expecting mom is having trouble being motivated to do anything and feels like a failure. Amalah gives her the advice and pep talk she needs to hear right now.

Page 2 of 3312345...102030...Last »