Adopting a Child: Helpful Tips and Mistakes to Avoid

Adopting a Child: Helpful Tips and Mistakes to Avoid

There are roughly 428,000 foster children eligible and waiting to be adopted in the United States. Approximately 135,000 children are adopted each year and one-third of all of these adoptions happen in single-family homes. Adopting a child can truly be a magical moment in any family’s life — but there are a lot of important… Read more

Money-Wasting, Planet-Harming Habits to Kick in 2019

Money-Wasting, Planet-Harming Habits to Kick in 2019

The new year is well underway, but it’s never too late (or too early) to embrace a more eco-friendly lifestyle. Though small individual steps likely won’t save the whole planet, a single person can still drastically reduce their personal carbon footprint. Read more

What Couples Need to Know About Surrogates

What Couples Need to Know About Surrogates

There are many cases in which couples may consider surrogacy. Sure enough, most of these cases involve certain conditions in which either partner is infertile. There are other factors in which surrogacy becomes a more preferable course of action. Read more

Three Healthy Ways to Teach Kids Body Positivity

Three Healthy Ways to Teach Kids Body Positivity

American culture values thinness highly — simply glancing at any kind of advertisement makes it plain. Movies, shows, and magazines all display thin and fit individuals, reinforcing the message that to be skinny is to be beautiful, successful, and worthy of attention. This beauty standard may seem harmless, but it doesn’t come without a price.… Read more