Hillary Frank

Hillary Frank appears in the following:

The Provider’s Guide to Quitting

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Bry wanted to be a dad. And he thought the only way to be one was to quit doing the thing he loved most. So he did.

Due Date Desert

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

A mom breastfeeds her preemie against all odds. Then she wakes up on her due date. Dry.

The Longest Longest Time

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Lisa’s longest shortest time lasted 11 years. And it all went down before she even had a baby.

The Mom Who Did Everything Wrong

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Heather told me she did everything wrong in her first years as a mom. Judge for yourself (but don’t be too judgy).

The Numbers

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

After having a preemie, my friend Kirsten unwittingly takes on her husband’s personality, and becomes obsessed with numbers. To the decimal point.

I’ve Got News 5

Thursday, August 29, 2013

We conclude the I’ve Got News series with the birth of Ellen’s baby … and the project Tom took on to cope.

The Mortality of Motherhood

Monday, July 29, 2013

A war correspondent on childbirth vs dodging a sniper.

I’ve Got News 4

Thursday, June 06, 2013

Two weeks before their due date, Ellen and Tim reflect on the game of Being Awesome at Being Adult.

I’ve Got News 3

Monday, March 04, 2013

We continue our series following a young pregnant woman, this time with grandpa's perspective.

I’ve Got News Too

Friday, February 01, 2013

Tom got news. Then more news. Now there’s even more.

What YOU Expect When You’re Expecting

Thursday, June 28, 2012

A pregnant woman talks about the expectations of childbirth and early motherhood, and confronts her fears over giving birth to a boy.

And Behind Door Number Two …

Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Toilets, exposed body parts, … pornography?! My friend Nat shares her horror story about pumping at work.

Making Noise to Prevent More Noise

Saturday, December 31, 2011

A toddler sniffs all of his Christmas presents before opening them and his mom realizes something is really wrong. What Tourette’s, OCD, and ADHD look like in a young child.

I’ve Got News

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

A newly married guy finds out his wife is pregnant while he’s at sea and just a few years later, to his surprise, becomes a stay-at-home dad.

Nap Boot Camp

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

An exasperated mom decides that her daughter WILL nap in her crib by the end of the week.

My Newborn, the A**hole

Saturday, June 04, 2011

My friend Kristin and I reminisce over our frequent angsty phone calls after our daughters were born. And she reveals something to me she’s never told me before.

The Emperor’s New Onesie

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

First it was bathing suits, then jackets and sweaters. Then underpants. How far would Joyce’s daughter take this anti-clothes thing?

Would’ve Been the Mean Mommy

Monday, April 11, 2011

An unexpected tragedy turns a mean mommy into a laid back one.

Nurse, Get the Handcuffs

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Thirty-four years after having me, my mom breaks down for the first time over not being able to breastfeed me.

Endangered Sea Turtle, Yum

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

A vegetarian of 22 years decides that the way to fix her son’s umbilical hernia is to start eating meat.