Author: Malia Jacobson

Pregnant-Zzzz: Getting the Sleep You Need When You’re Expecting

Pregnant women are often told to “sleep now, while you can”—but sleeping during pregnancy is easier said than done. Just ask Melissa Souza of Battle Ground, who gave birth to her fourth child in January. A seasoned mom, Souza knew her sleep would suffer somewhat during pregnancy, but the final few months still took her… Read More

Modern Morality: Raising Children of Character in a Changing World

It’s a question that Seattle-area parents Molly and Justin Sousley found themselves grappling with when their first-grader Jillian suddenly started cheating and fibbing during family game nights. “Right away, we realized that we needed to have some big conversations about right and wrong,” says Molly. Between increasingly raunchy media messaging, declining family time, and growing… Read More