Health

6 Minute Ab Workout

6 minutes may sound like nothing, but you’ll really be feeling the burn after this workout! READ MORE

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  • Can We Have Sex Tonight?

    Sex. When you write about life and motherhood, you know it’s going to come up. There are countless topics related to sex and many different reasons to rant write about it. Since the readers at Sweetn...

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  • You’re Invited To A Private Advanced Screening of “Last Weekend”

    We are excited to announce that we have teamed up with IFC Films to present a screening of Last Weekend, followed by a Q&A with writer/director Tom Dolby! The screening and Q&A will be hosted by WTF contributor Elizabeth Jayne Liu....

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Conversations With My Breast Pump & Other Postpartum Rants
    Cynthia Silver

    Conversations With My Breast Pump & Other Postpartum Tales

    I only have two regrets about telling my postpartum horror story on Episode 11 of  ‘Storytime Hour with Erica & Jolenta

    1)    I failed to mention the messages my friends Paul and Rick left on my answering machine to and from my breast pump, respectively.

    2)    I didn’t read the following email I received from another dear friend while I was in the depths of my postpartum despair:
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  • Anatomy of the Perfect Mother

    I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about the outsized expectations that we tend to have of women in general and mothers in particular. As I once again beat myself up for not being the perfect mother in a perfect size 4 designer out...

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  • Drowning In Motherhood: What Would a Good Mother Do?

    I often feel I am drowning in motherhood. It was really bad when my girls were younger, but it still exists now: When I am home I want to be away. When I am away I want to be home. I am no longer the person I was before having children, but...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - Dentally Compatible
    Erin K Moffat

    Dentally Compatible

    I’m going to let you in on a little secret—I can get a little self conscious about my saliva production. My orthodontist used to call me “Saliva Woman.” I recently apologized to my dentist for producing too much saliva and his assistant said, “don’t worry, that’s actually good! Saliva helps fight off bacteria.” Good to know! READ MORE

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  • A Vicious Laugh Cycle

    Dolphin or baby? We can’t tell for sure but either way, this video is ridiculously cute. ...

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  • The Ten Stages of a Family Vacation

    So you’ve booked a family vacation! Undoubtedly you are excited about escaping reality for a little bit, maybe unplugging and recharging the family-time battery. Your mind is racing with thoughts of how awesome it will be. The wonderful t...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | 7 Signs You're Entering Middle Age

    7 Signs You’re Entering Middle Age

    I was prepared to publish an intense, serious post on divorce today but just as I was about to click the publish button, another thought entered my head: To hell with that for now, let’s just have some fun and deal...Read More
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  • Perfect Summer Dessert: Pineapple Upside Down Cake

    My daughter went on a dessert-making binge recently. I kept praying it would end before I couldn’t fit into my pants. She would bake one or two fabulous desserts everyday. Even our neighbors were begging for mercy, “Please, don’t send...

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  • A Case For Parenting The Dolphin (Not Tiger Mom) Way

    I just accomplished my childhood dream of becoming an author, but my mom won’t be able to read my book. She never went to school, so she can’t read. Because of this, she never hovered over my homework and didn’t even know I applied to...

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  • Fitness
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | Drink The Kool-Aid

    Drink The Kool-Aid

    Okay, a bit of depression set in the other day when I stepped on the scale and realized I had gained more fluff than I was content with. The scale wasn’t the first alarm. The stitches in my pants had...Read More
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  • I Feel Fat

    The other day as I walked into our living room to pick up some of the 250 toys that had been throw about that afternoon my five year old looked at me and said “Look mom you should get that.” He was pointing at the television and when I ...

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  • Mind, Body, Spirit
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka | The Complete Spring Clean

    The Complete Spring Clean

    Ah, spring. A time of re-birth and new possibilities. In the early spring months, winter begins to loosen her icy grip to allow tender seedlings to blossom while buds burst from the branches of the trees. The warmer weather brings...Read More
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  • I’m Socially Skill-less

    My husband recently told me that I pulled a bait and switch on him. When we met, I was a super social, outgoing extrovert. I could hold a mean conversation. Politics? Yes, I have an opinion! Religion? Sure, let’s chat! Current events? Bri...

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