Let's be honest: there is a reason so many people like the term "trailer trash." It's because there's a perception that people who live in trailer (AKA mobile home) parks are less-than because of where they live.
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Articles by Erynn Ruiz
In a world where parents often opt for extra vowels (or sometimes consonants) to make their children’s names unique, it can be hard to truly stand out.
Feeding the baby. It sounds simple, right? But to most parents, it’s one of the most challenging parts of welcoming a new little bundle!
Most moms who are newly pregnant might think of going into labor as the end-game. After all, they spend the entire pregnancy waiting for those first twinges of contractions to signal the beginning of the end!
Nursing is a great thing for babies, there’s no denying that. But it’s also not the easiest part of parenting—or mothering—in general.
Although it seems that Alec Baldwin never quite left the spotlight, he was making headlines back when he split from actress Kim Basinger. In 2002, the then-couple divorced, and Alec struggled with mai...
Some moms are total type A personalities and want to always be on a schedule. After all, most people function better with some sort of routine, and in the sleep-deprived months that follow a baby’s birth, parents are clinging to normalcy!
Trendy baby products come and go, and sometimes they go for intimidating reasons. Sometimes, at first glance, a baby product might seem totally safe and handy for parents. But then, something happens ...
It’s been a while since Seinfeld was on the air, but that hasn’t stopped Jerry Seinfeld from continuing with his professional gigs as a comedian, both on stage and off.
Nursing is a selfless and perfectly nutritious way to feed babies. However, at some point, the mom who has spent countless hours with a nursling attached to her will likely feel done.
Although there have been plenty of studies looking at the differences between breastfeeding and formula feeding, things still aren’t always black and white. Overall, no matter what babies are fed—no m...
Most moms aim to give their babies mama’s milk because it’s deemed the healthiest and most beneficial part of infancy. But of course, not every mom can—and not every mom should—nurse their babies. Bey...
They say that art imitates life, but isn’t it convenient that Ellen Pompeo, star of Grey’s Anatomy, has three kids both off and on screen? Her character, Meredith Grey, has one son and two daughters, while off-screen Ellen has the same.
Being pregnant in any season can be tough, but many moms purposely plan their pregnancies over winter because it’s so cozy. And although it is nice to cuddle up inside all winter long, there are quite...
Most parents think that changing diapers isn’t hard. Of course, there’s a reason that prenatal and birth classes often involve diaper-changing practice! It’s because there’s more to changing a baby’s diaper than new parents might think.
Reborn baby dolls are one of the latest trends that people everywhere are jumping on. The hyper-realistic baby dolls are supposed to look like real babies—but they don’t always.
Although nursing is tough on its own, pumping is a unique challenge for moms who are making milk! It’s time-consuming, frustrating, can be uncomfortable, and as hard as a mom might try, there are no g...