If this week’s perfect weather is any indication, fall is most definitely upon us. This means your closet is about to get a little bit of a makeover, especially with that bump of yours making its presence known. But just because you were wearing a denim jacket yesterday doesn’t mean that you won’t be sweating bullets by the end of next week -- NYC weather can be schizo like that. So we went searching for some of the best transitional dresses we could find to help you brave the ups and downs. With a little bit of a sleeve, you can wear these comfortably with a pair of sandals through the 80s, and then easily warm your look (and yourself) up with a pair of tights, booties and jacket du jour. Heck, you’ll even get use out of these after that baby arrives. Maybe with the addition of a belt? Remember those?

Here are 5 dresses that will take you from summer into fall.

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But raising a mentally strong kid requires parents to avoid the common yet unhealthy parenting practices that rob kids of mental strength. In my book, 13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don't Do, I identify 13 things to avoid if you want to raise a mentally strong kid equipped to tackle life's toughest challenges:

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