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LOOK: These Elves Should Be Ashamed...

Posted 12.13.2012 | Parents

Shaming the people who live in your house, eat your snacks and make messes (but are ultimately adorable) is officially trendy. Dogs, kids, husbands......

3 Parenting Stories We Loved

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 12.10.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Heather Spohr fields questions about hyperemesis gravidarum, Jim of Sweet Juniper explains why his photo-sharing philosophy ...

3 Blog Posts We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 12.03.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Tracy of Sellabit Mum tells her children why she writes online, a Lesbian Family blogger reflects on the "mommy" name game a...

15 Tips to Help Moms Survive in the Suburbs

Jenny Isenman | Posted 01.20.2013 | Parents
Jenny Isenman

Nearly a decade ago, I moved to the suburbs from NYC. In that time I've learned some pretty important things to ensure my survival, nay, my sanity.

Moms On a Mission With Jada Pinkett Smith

Denise Albert | Posted 01.01.2013 | Parents
Denise Albert

Proposition 35 is something ever parent should know about. If passed, it will make penalties for human trafficking more severe and provide services to survivors and their families.

Finding Your BFF on Twitter

Megan Rosker | Posted 12.17.2012 | Technology
Megan Rosker

What all this connecting allows for is the very real possibility that somewhere out there is someone just like you, someone you may never have the chance to meet without the vast tool of the Internet. Hop on Twitter and find out. You may just find a new best friend.

Best Of The Mom And Dad Blogs

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 10.15.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, a young boy goes to his first dance, a subway encounter brings a blogger to tears -- and more. Laughing it up People I W...

10 Reasons Why Being Really Pregnant Is Awesome

Ilana Wiles | Posted 11.18.2012 | Parents
Ilana Wiles

Can't think of anything good about your third trimester except that it's almost over? Let me help...

LOOK: Jamie Lynne Grumet's New Breastfeeding Cover

Posted 09.11.2012 | Parents

When TIME Magazine published its radical attachment parenting cover a the week before Mother's Day, featuring a "willowy bombshell of a mother, starin...

Bloggers Unite To Save Lives with Matt Damon's Charity

Laura Rossi Totten | Posted 11.07.2012 | Impact
Laura Rossi Totten

Day after day, day after day, We stuck, nor breath nor motion; As idle as a painted ship Upon a painted ocean. Water, water, every where, And al...

Blog Posts We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.07.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, two moms write thoughtful posts for the first-ever World Cerebral Palsy Day, Kristen Chase stands up for airplane-bound babi...

The Week's Best Mom And Dad Blogs

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.31.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, the school year starts for two mom bloggers; Tanis Miller’s kids reenact a scene from her childhood; and Ilana Wiles reali...

The Week's Best Mom And Dad Blogs

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.17.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, we marvel at Jim Griffioen's costume-making skills, help Jill Smokler bid farewell to her favorite pair of yoga pants and mo...

Parenthesis: BlogHer 2012 Edition

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 08.02.2012 | Parents

Mom bloggers writing posts about a conference dedicated to -- what else -- blogging: in the blog world, it doesn’t get much more meta than that. ...

The Week's Best Parenting Tweets

Posted 07.27.2012 | Parents

One of Twitter's valuable lessons for parents is this: whatever you're dealing with, someone has probably been there before. Whether you're trying des...

The Best Mom And Dad Blogs This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 07.20.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Kelle Hampton goes dancing, Joanne Bamberger offers Marissa Mayer advice, Heather Armstrong tries in vain to get better slee...

What Has The Internet Given You Lately, Mom?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.31.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Inspired by what the research was trying to capture, I reached out to my own web of blogging friends. Why are you here? I asked them. What has the Internet done for you since you've become a parent?

Mom Of The Month: Urban Bush Babes' Nikisha Riley

Posted 06.25.2012 | Black Voices

Rihanna’s “We Found Love in a Hopeless Place” might as well have been about dating in New York City. In a city noted for its tendency to att...

Motherhood Transformed Me -- Starting With My Boobs | Posted 08.22.2012 | Parents

The rounded belly I got from pregnancy wasn't that bad -- plus, I expected that. But the watermelons sagging below my relatively small shoulders? Absolutely ridiculous.

The Best Of The Mom And Dad Blogs This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 06.11.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, we laugh at Mom-101’s common search term roundup, go on a family vacation with Mike Adamick, envy Karen Walrond her (force...

How Mobile Technology Is Saving Mothers

Gustav Praekelt | Posted 07.23.2012 | Impact
Gustav Praekelt

In collaboration with Cell-Life and Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, Praekelt Foundation will launch MAMA South Africa -- a mobile phone based community that allows mothers to access vital health information on their mobile phones in a way that is personal and discreet.

Why I Won't Let My Son Join the Boy Scouts

Brittany Gibbons | Posted 06.17.2012 | Parents
Brittany Gibbons

My 6-year-old wants to join the Boy Scouts, and I know he'd love the Pine Wood Derby and camping with friends. But I also know The Boy Scouts of America has an explicit anti-gay policy.

Why The Twenty-Seventh Month Is Best Of All

Heather Armstrong | Posted 06.03.2012 | Parents
Heather Armstrong

I'm not sure what has made this last month so special, but I find myself gushing to everyone I know that this age has so far been the best one. This is something I have seen other parents do, talk about the age they liked best, but until now I haven't been able to jump in with much enthusiasm.

Mothers: What Inspires YOU To Care? (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.10.2012 | Impact

Over the weekend of February 24 – 25, bloggers, brands, and social media enthusiasts gathered in Nashville, Tennessee for the seventh annual BlissDo...

A Fiery Story Of Friendship Online: Who Said Virtual Friendships Aren't Real?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 03.07.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

If you've been tempted to dismiss the internet as superficial and soulless, and online relationships as a poor imitation of real ones, you might want to talk to Serge and Monica Bielanko today.