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Brooke Shields

I hope this will help new moms not feel alone or desperate, and that there

I hope this will help new moms not feel alone or desperate, and that there is no shame in their feelings. PPD is out of their control, but the treatment and healing process is not.
Posted 4 months ago

At Princeton I gained a great deal of pleasure from success in my classes.

At Princeton I gained a great deal of pleasure from success in my classes. knowing that I could accomplish those things, and I realized that my success was directly proportionate to the work I put in.
Posted 4 months ago

I suffered from post-natal depression after Rowan was born. I had a healthy

I suffered from post-natal depression after Rowan was born. I had a healthy, beautiful baby girl and I couldn't look at her. I couldn't hold her, smile at her. All I wanted was to disappear and die.
Posted 4 months ago

My father's death, my move, and my frightening and difficult delivery creat

My father's death, my move, and my frightening and difficult delivery created a tremendous amount of stress, pain, and sadness for me. I was practically devastated beyond recovery.
Posted 4 months ago

Smoking kills. If you're killed, you've lost a very important part of your

Smoking kills. If you're killed, you've lost a very important part of your life.
Posted 4 months ago

Someone said adversity builds character, but someone else said adversity re

Someone said adversity builds character, but someone else said adversity reveals character. I'm pleasantly surprised with my resilience. I persevere, and not just blindly. I take the best, get rid of the rest, and move on, realizing that you can make a ch
Posted 4 months ago

I was always with a single mom, and we never had schedules or anything. We

I was always with a single mom, and we never had schedules or anything. We were just Bohemian, us against the world, which was kind of great, but it certainly didn't breed security. I've gotten hyper-sensitive to schedules and bath time and eating at the
Posted 4 months ago

What Tupperware has stood for all these years is the independence of women,

What Tupperware has stood for all these years is the independence of women, allowing women to work from home, earn a living - and that what this Boys & Girls Clubs of America program, the SMART Girls program, is about.
Posted 4 months ago

Being nice to everybody, saying hello to everyone in the room, signing ever

Being nice to everybody, saying hello to everyone in the room, signing every autograph; it was instilled in me at a very young age that this was what I was suppose to do. But I don't think it helps at all. I see more people who are rude or arrogant being
Posted 4 months ago

I think I'm going to have to live vicariously through my daughter's rebelli

I think I'm going to have to live vicariously through my daughter's rebellion because I certainly never did go through adolescence.
Posted 4 months ago

I would have thought that I would have become one of those parents - just b

I would have thought that I would have become one of those parents - just because it's my nature to be such a perfectionist - that anything falling short, I would have seen as a failure. But something has happened to me over the past few years - it's not
Posted 4 months ago

The difficulty of IVF or of any fertility issues is the hope and the shatte

The difficulty of IVF or of any fertility issues is the hope and the shattered hope, the dream that it might happen this time and then it doesn't happen.
Posted 4 months ago