Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Happy Trees & Worry Trees: 2 simple ways to help your kids de-stress

By Macha Einbender I love meditation­­—pure and simple, it is my go-to tool in life (I’m an Aquarius). So when my children, who are five and seven, are going through something, I use some child-friendly meditations to help them express their feelings. I hope to build a foundation for them to want to use meditation

Friday, May 9th, 2014

A Letter to Your Child’s Future Self: A Mother’s Day Ritual

By Amy Anthony, Momstrology Executive Editor When I was a high school senior, I wanted my future self to adopt two children and name them Ocean and Sabrina. I didn’t want to marry my high school boyfriend....

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Ritual: Ten Minutes

How our walk to the bus stop became the most important part of my day By Hillary Hazan-Glass Some things I can count on—hot or cold weather, caffeine-fueled or not—each morning my twin 5-year-old Geminis and I...

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Spring Cleaning Ritual: Out, damn winter!

by Hillary Hazan-Glass After this long winter, I’m ready as ever to welcome Spring. Begone, snowsuits and mismatched mittens. Adios, Artic Front. This year I’m rolling out the red carpet for the impending Equinox and beginning a...

Friday, January 13th, 2012

Study Shows That Naming Your Child After A Crayon, Prison Or Fruit Might Screw Them Up

After Gwyneth Paltrow, Apple’s mom, confirmed that Beyonce gave birth to a darling little Capricorn girl named after a crayon and a plant, my brain started twirling.  I am not one to talk really, I named my...