These suggestions can help both you and your baby get the rest you need.
In this excerpt from
The Mother Trip, Ariel Gore assures us: "The world tells
us all -- in a thousand ways -- that there is no margin for error
in mothering. But I am here to tell you that there is a margin,
and it is wide. Just as the occasional piece of chocolate cake
can't make you fat, just as a few days off won't make you a lousy
employee, blowing it as a mother every once in a while doesn't
spell disaster for your kids' psyches. It simply doesn't."
Go on, all you overworked, under-pampered mothers -- go for
that poolside massage, indulge in that manicure, sneak off to
your favorite caf to finish Eat, Pray, Love, and leave that
Blackberry at home. At...
As the daughter of a sculptor and an actress, Juliette Binoche
grew up with an artists view onto the world.
Mornings were spent listening to Mozart. On Sundays, Binoche
wandered museums with her mother.
A mother's love is one of the most powerful forces in this world. Here are 10 ways to celebrate her love this Mother's Day.