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Think of the upside

Getting pregnant can be challenging—and enduring pregnancy, well, let’s worry about it when you get there. But there are (at least) 9 perks of pregnancy that make it totally worth it.

Talk it out

Talking about getting pregnant—for some couples it’s an intense conversation. Our Relationship Expert shares how to face your fears—together—on the journey to parenthood.

Get after it

You know what else we want you to get? A raise. Asking for more: Expert salary negotiation tips. Dolla bills ya’ll.

Lie back and think of England

With 5 fertility meditations to help you relax. When the going gets tough, the tough start meditating.

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There has been a growing buzz lately about what some are calling "lazy parenting." It's being touted as the antidote to helicopter parenting, and, while its name may suggest otherwise, it's actually anything but lazy.

So what's the deal with lazy parenting? How do I do it and what will it do for my kids?

When I first heard of lazy parenting, I thought someone had been spying on my house on Fridays from 5:30pm until bedtime.

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