Managing your finances is tough. Here’s how you can make a start.
Seeing that positive pregnancy test can be thrilling and terrifying. Suddenly your future is full of big decisions. One of the things that young parents often spend a lot of time thinking about is finances. Between doctor’s... read more
Is this a rough patch to work through, or proof it’s not meant to be?
You’re in a relationship. It went well for a while, but lately you’ve started to question whether it’s what you want. You wonder if you’re just missing the giddy early stages of romance or if you’re afraid of... read more
Breaking up hurts. Let yourself feel it. Give yourself permission to experience the sadness, the confusion, the anger—whatever you need to feel in this moment.
This stage is important, but you don’t want to get stuck in it. Set aside a day or two to experience this phase and stick... read more
Where does a healthy relationship begin?
Do you ever wonder why most articles on healthy relationships focus on coupling, love, sex, and marriage? Why aren't we encouraged to pursue healthy relationships in all areas of life? Shouldn’t healthy relationships be something we all desire because they... read more
How the Chemistry of Romantic Love Affects Your Relationships
Have you ever wondered why we fall in love? Or why you always seem to say the wrong thing around your crush? Or why you just can’t stop thinking about the guy who took you to dinner? Did you know there’s actually a biological... read more
How can you help your baby sleep through the night so you can get some extra shut-eye?
In those carefree days before the baby arrived, sleep deprivation meant a few nights before finals or an epic house party. After baby? Well, you didn’t even know you could function on this little sleep. Even... read more
Finding the right support during labor and delivery as a single mom.
One of the more welcome developments in recent years is the presence of fathers in the delivery room when their children are being born. Not so long ago, men were expected to wait outside while the woman gave birth. Nowadays,... read more
What you need to know (and what Ann Arbor has to offer) if you’re pregnant.
You’re pregnant. Or you think you are but haven’t checked. Or you took a home pregnancy test, and the results came back positive, but you aren’t sure what that means for you. You have a lot of questions, and... read more
What does our society tell us about being a woman?
What is empowerment? Are women in today’s America empowered? What does our society expect of empowered women? These are significant questions being asked today. We wanted to know what real women in our city think about these issues, so we asked.... read more
You want to disregard society’s expectations and just be YOU. What does that look like?
Every day, each and every one of us receives a big dose of opinion on who we should be, what we should look like, how we should behave. All of this unsolicited input comes at us so constantly, that we absorb... read more