Lyz Lenz

Lyz Lenz

I'm a writer.

I've written for all these lovely places you see featured here. Available for your writing needs. Email: Eclenz@gmail.com

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The One Thing You Need to Know Before Having Two Kids | Lyz Lenz

The One Thing You Need to Know Before Having Two Ki...

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How to Raise a Kid Who Isn't Whiny and Annoying | Lyz Lenz

How to Raise a Kid Who Isn't Whiny and Annoying | L...

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How to Be the Perfect Mother | Lyz Lenz

How to Be the Perfect Mother | Lyz Lenz

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Eat or Don't Eat: How We Handle Dinnertime With a 2-Year-Old | Lyz ...

Eat or Don't Eat: How We Handle Dinnertime With a 2...

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Why I'm Buying My Children A Lot of Presents | Lyz Lenz

Why I'm Buying My Children A Lot of Presents | Lyz ...

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The Marriage Secret No One Wants To Admit

At some point in every marriage, you will find yourself sobbing into your pillow over toothpaste caps and if you don't, you're a Stepford Wife....

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Stop Judging Kim Kardashian's Baby Name

Like obesity and crotch shots, one of America's favorite pastimes is baby name judging. And now that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's baby name has been revealed (North West, no middle name), everyone is jumping on the name-judging bandwagon....

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Dear Daughter, I Want You To Fail

Even at 2, my daughter is wary of risk. I'm constantly encouraging her to jump, leap and tip over all she can. I want her to push her limits, to ride the edge, even if that means falling and failing. Yes, I want my daughter to fail....

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19 Things That Would Be True If Men Could Breastfeed

People who asked a man to "cover up" while breastfeeding could face a fine up to $2,000 or jail time for discrimination....

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Let My Daughter Roughhouse

I can't stop people from telling their children that girls don't run, yell, punch or get rowdy. But I wish I could....

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What I Want My Daughter To Know About Fashion

I want my daughter to know what has taken me a long time to learn: No amount of ruching can hide the insecurities, double chin and cellulite that you are afraid to flaunt....

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Where My Zero Tolerance Princess Policy Broke Down

I have a princess -- a little magical ballerina-butterfly-tutu-fairy-princess. It's not what I chose, it's what she chose. And when faced with this responsibility, I believe it's not my job to teach princess abstinence; rather it's my job to teach my daughter how to use princesses wisely....

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What I Want My Daughter To Know About Fear

What you are afraid of is never the thing that gets you, I want to explain to my daughter. So, don't live in fear....

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My Toddler Isn't Toddling

It's easy for me to forget the scared little girl I used to be. But the little girl is here again. She is blonde with blue eyes and is pointing to the ground, only two inches away, worried she's going to fall....

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Why I Write About My Daughter On The Internet

Her story was my story and it still is. So much of her life is about my life. So much of her needs and wants emanate and reciprocate through me. It's consumed, exhausting, baffling and overwhelming, but it's my life. This is my story. For now....