A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.

Psychology Today: Getting Over Rover: Why Our Grief Over a Dog Is So Intense (If you’ve ever had a dog, get your tissues….)

ADDitude Magazine: Reasons Your a Great Mom

“When describing my daughter — Natalie was diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder at age five — I usually say, “She’s easy to love, but hard to raise.”

New York Times: Why Nobody Cares that the President is Lying

“For years, as a conservative radio talk show host, I played a role in that conditioning by hammering the mainstream media for its bias and double standards. But the price turned out to be far higher than I imagined. The cumulative effect of the attacks was to delegitimize those outlets and essentially destroy much of the right’s immunity to false information. We thought we were creating a savvier, more skeptical audience. Instead, we opened the door for President Trump, who found an audience that could be easily misled.”

Hands-Free Mamma: What You Don’t Realize You’re Doing May Change the Way You See Yourself