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My mother died of cancer almost 23 years ago. It was a terrible experience for us as a family. Her departure was just another stage of suffering after many years of agony we endured together. By relating this life experience as a child to my current experience as a mother, I can only admire her strength...

As an immigrant in this country whose first language is certainly not English, I’m not always as eloquent as I would be in my first language, Spanish....

We love our children simply because they’re ours. We love the ones we love because we have a special connection with them that makes us feel unique...

She was born on February 26 of 2007, almost 10 years ago. As an experienced mother of an older child with Down syndrome, when the nurse placed her in...

Thank you, Disney for sponsoring this blog post inspired by the adventurous personality of Rapunzel. As the parent of a young daughter, when I’m dreaming...