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2-Year-Old Boy Assaulted at Walmart for His Pink Headband: Why I’m So Proud of His Brave Mama [UPDATED]

Photo: Veer / The BumpPhoto: Veer / The Bump
Update: The Orlando Sentinel reports that Katie Vyktoriah Reed was Baker Acted (an act that allows law-enforcement to hospitalize people for mental health evaluations) after making suicidal comments to deputies Monday, according to a Lake County Sheriff's Office. After deptuies visited her home, Katie (which is the author's pen name -- her real name is... read more

I Never Felt Like ‘Mommy’ Until My Baby Was Finally Born

Photo: Veer / The BumpPhoto: Veer / The Bump
You'd think that in my mid-twenties I'd have already found my place in this world, whether through a career, a personal interest or just feeling like a complete and whole human being. But if I had any thought in my mind that I was complete before having my first child, I was completely wrong. Before... read more

5 Places I Never (Ever!) Thought I’d Clean So Much Until I Had Baby

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Okay, I knew I had to bathe my child, change poopy diapers and wipe snotty noses, but there were a few surprises along the way in these first few months. So, hold on to your lunches because these are all the places I've had to clean up since baby arrived: 1. Lint It's everywhere! Under... read more