The phrase "tiger mom" is defined as a strict disciplinarian mother who demands high achievement from her children and maintains control of their activities. The phrase was first coined in the book "Battle Hymn of the Ti... More »

A deadbeat mom is a mother who does not make child support payments after being ordered to do so by a court of law. Child support is not dependent on visitation rights. A deadbeat mom still has the legal right to visit h... More »

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"Mom jeans" is the name given to the jeans commonly worn by mothers that fit very high up on the midsection and taper down the legs. Instead of hiding stomach sag and slimming the hips, as many moms wish them to do, "mom... More »

A deadbeat mom is a mother who does not make child support payments after being ordered to do so by a court of law. Child support is not dependent on visitation rights. A deadbeat mom still has the legal right to visit h... More »

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A mother may be hateful or resentful toward her child if she was not prepared to be a mother. For instance, a woman who did not plan her pregnancy or is not naturally maternal may exhibit hatred toward her child. More »

Some tips for being a good mom include taking responsibility for one's behavior around children and engaging with their lives. Treating children as individuals with different needs is also important. More »

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Men are less apt to perceive talking to infants as beneficial; the more positive a relationship a parent has with her mother, the more likely she is to perceive talking to infants as worthwhile; and children in foster ca... More »

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