By & by Sarah Grossbart | Thu., 5 Dec. 2019 6:00 AM Share Tweet Email move close Now PlayingUp NextKelly Clarkson Never Wants to Be an Industry Diva In her lifetime, Kelly Clarkson has experienced countless standout moments.Since being named the inaugural American Idol champion in 2002, the former cocktail waitress and telemarketer from Burleson, Texas has sold more than 25 million albums, notched more than 100 number one hits on the Billboard charts, collected some 71 trophies and even penned a New York Times Bestseller, with her first children's book River Rose and the Magical Lullaby.But, frankly, the multiplatinum pop star wouldn't care if her obituary neglected to mention any of that. "I've accomplished a lot," she told People in 2015, shortly after welcoming her first of two children with husband Brandon Blackstock, 42, "but I guess the biggest success I want is that whenever I die people … [Read more...] about How Motherhood Changed Everything for Kelly Clarkson
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By & by Sarah Grossbart | Thu., 5 Dec. 2019 6:00 AM Share Tweet Email Eli Linnetz/kimkardashianwest.com Saint West isn't always one to command the attention at the Kardashian-Jenner-West-Disick compound. Born smack dab in the middle of natural scene-stealers North West, 5, and Penelope Disick, 7, and "the triplets", Chicago West, 22 months, Stormi Webster, 22 months, and True Thompson, 19 months, can make finding the spotlight challenging. And then there were the efforts by Mom Kim Kardashian to give her baby boy some semblance of a normal life, intentionally holding back on sharing his likeness to social media so that he could attempt to blend when out without his famous folks. "So truly, I was not posting about my son because I wanted him to be able to go to the park every single day like a normal human being and nobody knows who he is," Kim admitted at the BlogHer 16 conference, some eight months after Saint's December 2015 … [Read more...] about Every Time Kim Kardashian’s Son Saint West Was a Big Mood
The Intelligent Divorce book series, online course , newsletter and radio show is a step by step program to handling divorce with sanity - from raising healthy kids to dealing with an impossible ex. Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFE0-LfUKgA ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ The first thing parents are taught to say to their kids upon a divorce is that “It's not your fault.” There’s a real reason for this. Children have magical thinking and assume that the divorce has something to do with them. Dutifully, responsible parents want to lighten their load and reassure their children that the family break up is exclusively due to adult issues. But is this true? Research over the last twenty years shows a strong tendency for marital satisfaction to be very positive at two distinct points in the life of the average marriage: newlyweds seem to be very happy and empty nesters are happy as well. … [Read more...] about It’s All Your Fault!