Emotional inflammation (EI) refers to a vague, perpetual state of anxiety, grief, angst, dread, and hyper-reactivity. And it's running rampant.
Like most challenging feats of child-rearing, raising kids with a healthy relationship to food starts at home. While that may sound like yet another thing on your plate, what it really means is modeling good behavior — which can end up benefitting you, too.
The middle stage of marriage (the part after the initial high and before long-term contentment) is no joke. Shit gets real, and couples start crumbling. But by understanding how you and your partner like to give and receive love, you can weather the bumps. Here’s how to do it, according to one groundbreaking book.
Trying to lessen the shock of divorce for the kids? One way is to keep the kid/s in the family home — with the parents going back and forth to a small place nearby when it’s their time to be solo. It’s called birdnesting (nesting, for short), and it’s growing in popularity. But it takes a pretty specific couple to pull it off.