Robin is a mom of three and longtime journalist who previously worked for The Associated Press covering California and national politics. In 2020, she shifted gears to pursue her Master's degree in clinical psychology and become a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She began writing about her personal experiences with parenting in 2015 and is a frequent contributor to ScaryMommy, Medium, San Francisco Bay Area Moms and other outlets. She happily joined the FamilyEducation team of contributors in 2021.
- Family Life25 Inspirational Parenting Quotes to Keep You GoingThere are about as many ways to describe parenting as there are human beings in the world. It is the greatest gift and the greatest source of fear, anxiety and pressure to be the "best parent." Whether you're at the start of your parenting journe...Robin Enan
- Baby Names150 Cute Nicknames for Your Baby GirlWe put so much thought and care into baby girl names, but how often do family members actually call them by their name? Instead, parents seem to have an endless stream of pet names for their little girls ready at a moment's notice. Often, we don'...Robin Enan
- PregnancyDoes the Shettles Method Really Work for Gender Selection?It’s been said that parenthood is the ultimate exercise in letting go of control. This begins with a couple’s initial attempts to conceive, and it can be jarring to feel like you’re no longer in the driver’s seat during such a momentous t...Robin Enan
- Kids75 Phrases and Words of Encouragement for Kids of All AgesAs parents, we all want to help boost our kids' self-esteem and find words and phrases that will motivate, encourage and inspire our children to reach their full potential. These encouraging phrases and inspirational quotes are sure to have a pos...Robin Enan
- Family Life25 Quotes All Boy Moms Can Relate ToRaising a little boy can sometimes feel like trying to corral a tornado, but boy moms know there is nothing quite as sweet as the affection a son has for his mother, his first love. Whether you're the mom of one baby boy or a whole wolf pack, the...Robin Enan
- TeensThe Newest Teen Slang Trends of 2021Even though you’re a parent, it probably still feels like you were a teen just a few years ago in some ways. The emotions and themes of teen experience may not change much, but the one thing that certainly does change year over year is the slan...Robin Enan