Pregnancy Loss During a Pandemic:

Pregnancy Loss During a Pandemic: The compound pain of miscarriage in isolation by Elle Wang, Ph.D — founder of Emilia George Content note: this post discusses miscarriage and pregnancy loss. Since I first conceived of my company Emilia George, there’s been one constant: I now talk to pregnant women every day, and I absolutely love it. Sharing this moment of … Read More

What Teachers Think About Reopening Schools

What Teachers Think About Reopening Schools in Fall . . . And How Parents Feel About That by Alexis Barad-Cutler So we’ve just grazed our bare feet onto the soft, welcoming promise of summer — and already, it seems, the knives are out. Gone are the feelings of immense gratitude and empathy to our children’s teachers, that we were tweeting, … Read More

Challenging Expectations of Everyday Fatherhood

Challenging Expectations of Everyday Fatherhood The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries: Mike Reynolds by Julian Alessandroni Welcome to The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries, where no topic — while in the middle of a goddamn pandemic — is off limits.  Before “phase two” of reopening Canada’s Capital (Ottawa, Ontario) amidst Covid-19, we had the opportunity to check in with Mike Reynolds, AKA @everydaygirldad. Mike is … Read More

How to Flip the Bad Mom Script [VIDEO]

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Flip the Script on Negative Self Talk [VIDEO] Virtual Mom Meetup with Life Coach Stepha LaFond Because of Covid-19, virtually overnight, it felt as if we underwent one of life’s biggest identity shifts. Unlike most transitions in life, this was one that we didn’t plan, or even ask for. This pandemic has asked mothers to suddenly don so many hats … Read More