Body & Sex


Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

‘Breastmilk’ movie captures real life: breastfeeding is hard

NYC screening brings together women seeking answers, support By Amy Anthony All the other parents-to-be filtered out of the hospital breasfteeding workshop. In our last trimester, my husband and I were soaking up all the knowledge we could. Aligning our intentions about how we wanted to do things. So we were emboldened by what we’d

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

It’s Not a Wee-Wee: How to Talk About Sex with Your Kids

It’s not a “wee wee” and other things to teach young children about sex (yes, sex!) by Abigail Anderson One night just after dinner, my two-and-a-half year old son looked over from his high chair at my...

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Breastfeeding for the ages: Will it save your kids from therapy or send them straight to the couch?

The TIME magazine cover was determined to get everyone talking, and I hoped to avoid adding to the frenzied response. Mayim Bialik went on some talk shows, defending and giving clarity to the ‘Attachment Parenting’ philosophies under...

Friday, May 4th, 2012

The dangerous standard: the “POST BABY BOD!” headlines set

Jessica Simpson is recovering from delivering her daughter Maxwell (congratulations!) — hopefully, friends of hers are bringing some other distraction besides guilty-pleasure tabloids to the hospital for entertainment. Stories about stars “bouncing back!” after the birth of...

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Putting YourSELF Back into Self Care

by Latham Thomas There was a new moon in Aries on March 22nd. This time is all about being selfish — not in the obnoxious way, but for your own self renewal and self preservation. This new...

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Weekend Momstrology Roundup: Editor’s Picks

 Here are Momstrology’s favorite things we’ve found this week for style, parenting, taking care of yourself and entertaining your kids—things that will make your life easy and fun! If your kids aren’t pulling your hair, they’re making...

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

VIDEO: Girl Gets Pissed Off About Pink Toys

Because it’s still Women’s History Month.Because you might not have seen this.Because if you did, you can’t see it too many times.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-CU040Hqbas

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

You are your child’s role model for sexuality

by Dr. Lissa Rankin, Taurus In spite of what we might think, a study demonstrated 45% of teenagers consider their parents to be their sexuality role models. Only 32% looked to their friends and just 15% took inspiration...