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Mom of 15 Makes Family Meals Fun

HooplaHa | Posted 05.19.2015 | Entertainment
HooplaHa

Lyette reveals her secrets behind stretching the dollar of her grocery budget while not compromising on taste and flavor.

10 Signs You're Being Raised By A Nurse

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 05.18.2015 | Women
Shelly Lopez Gray

You have to be bleeding to death or unconscious to go to the emergency room. When my dad started complaining of chest pain in the middle of the night and said he wanted to go to the ER, my mom warned him that it better not be his gallbladder.

Don't Leave Out These Women On Mother's Day

Melissa Carter | Posted 05.11.2015 | Parents
Melissa Carter

"Mother's Intuition kicked in," Heather told me, "and I said we're going to the children's hospital and won't leave without answers. Something's going on."

For Mom on Mother's Day

Thea Halo | Posted 05.10.2015 | Books
Thea Halo

There had always been only us: my mother, my father, my five sisters and four brothers, one uncle, an Armenian aunt -- probably with her own sad story to tell -- and their daughter who married and moved away too soon. Then a void.

Mom Died in My Arms: God's EverLasting 'Gift'

Debbie Davis | Posted 05.09.2015 | Religion
Debbie Davis

I had no idea that being in the same room as someone who passes away can be a "gift." Mainly because that had never happened to me before. And if asked, I would have said, "How awful." Yet, being with Mom for her last breath, was anything but awful.

I Remember When You Were Something Other Than A Mom

Jeff Bogle | Posted 05.09.2015 | Parents
Jeff Bogle

I reckon there's never been a song for moms quite like this one, one that expresses, with brutal and unflinching honesty, the sacrifices made, body changes endured, and doubts that naturally creep in about ever getting back to where you were, who you were, and what you were doing before becoming a mom -- all while simultaneously cherishing your new title.

My Kids Don't Need Me Anymore, and That's Just Fine

TueNight | Posted 05.08.2015 | Women
TueNight

Lots of new moms complain about the infant days, which consist almost exclusively of feedings and diaper changes, carried out in a fugue state. But I loved what I call the hamster stage, before a baby does much of anything but make weird noises and poop.

What Being a Mom Really Means

Jessica James | Posted 05.08.2015 | Parents
Jessica James

It's giving air to the lungs that grew within you, and sight to the eyes that will never see you as anything but mommy.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Mother's Day

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.19.2015 | Women
The Daily Meal

There are few things in this world beloved more than mom. Moms are the embodiment of eternal love and devotion. Sick and need caring for? Mom's there with a bowl of chicken soup. Had your heart broken? Mom's using her sleeve to dry your tears. As inherently selfless creatures, you know that they deserve a day all to themselves, one that celebrates everything that they stand for.

Daughter With Down Syndrome Inspires Mom to Create Fashion Accessory Business

HooplaHa | Posted 05.07.2015 | Good News
HooplaHa

This is the ultimate story of a mothers love for her child. Boynton Beach, FL mom, Laurie Ruehlman wanted to spend more quality time with her daughter, Payton, who has Down Syndrome.

Joys, Challenges of Motherhood Revealed in New Book and Storytelling Tour

HooplaHa | Posted 05.07.2015 | Good News
HooplaHa

Have you ever been curious what your mother's favorite stories of parenthood are? Check out this video featuring Ann Imig, founder of Listen To Your Mother, an online and live story telling platform for mothers everywhere to share the joys, triumphs, challenges and humor of being a Mom.

The Real Deal on Mother's Day

Mary McLaurine | Posted 05.06.2015 | Parents
Mary McLaurine

After you take that last step down the staircase, put your armful of French toast, coffee, sheets and comforter down for a minute to grab that vacuum and Hoover mini-carpet cleaner out of the closet.

6 Celebrity Moms That Are Changing the World

Annabel Acton | Posted 05.06.2015 | Entertainment
Annabel Acton

Who said being a mom is a limiting career? These power moms prove that a lot can be accomplished while being a mother. In honor of Mother's Day, here's six of the most powerful, inspiring, and badass moms in the celebrity realm who are using their status to change the world and offer up a new kind of role model for every woman.

Thanks, Moms

Richard Greenberg | Posted 05.04.2015 | Parents
Richard Greenberg

Being a mother today is no harder or easier than it ever was. It's always been a really tough job. But what my mother and my wife have in common seem to be things that have allowed them to succeed in different ways.

Is Sharing Really Caring?

Avital Schreiber Levy | Posted 05.04.2015 | Parents
Avital Schreiber Levy

When we really drill down into what sharing is and what it isn't and what it means to share, we might find ourselves misaligned, misinformed or simply mistaken. So here are seven thoughts to provoke your stance on sharing and whether or not sharing truly equals caring.

5 (Absolutely Common) Thoughts Which May Distract a Female Freelance Writer Working In a Café

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 05.04.2015 | Women
Eva Barros Campelli

I leave the house with the computer in my backpack and move to a café, thinking that after all -- despite the difficulties and fears and insecurities -- my life as a 20-something is not too bad. The problem is, things don't usually go the way we hope. And to work in a café, at least for me, means that I can never find the concentration I need to write good enough.

5 Things My Mom Loved That I Still Think About 25 Years After Her Death

Teresa Kindred | Posted 05.01.2015 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

In the 25 years since my mother's death, the pain of losing her has diminished somewhat, but nothing can replace the ache in my heart that her death created. I didn't just lose my mother, I lost my best friend.

What Mom REALLY Wants

Melissa Charles | Posted 04.30.2015 | Parents
Melissa Charles

No mother, anywhere, has ever been heard to say, "I'm totally well-rested! I need less sleep!" So, let her sleep in.

Faithful Shopper -- More for Mom

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.29.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Flowers, chocolates, perfume -- it's what most of us give the moms in our lives on Mother's Day. But why be conventional? After all, moms have many lives -- they work, they travel, they lead. Get a gift for the woman she is besides a mom.

To Be a Mom on Mother's Day

Jodi Meltzer | Posted 04.30.2015 | Parents
Jodi Meltzer

It's almost Mother's Day. Even in the wake of burying my beautiful, beloved mom, it is still my favorite day of the year.

Mama Is Gonna Fly The Coop!

Megan Morton | Posted 04.24.2015 | Parents
Megan Morton

So, instead of putting a Band-aid on, I am pulling one off. I am doing something I have been too afraid to do... go.

This Kid Loves The Camera More Than You'll Ever Love Anything

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 04.23.2015 | Sports

"Apparently Kid" has met his match.

How to Help Kids Adjust to Changes in Routine When Parents Travel

Amber Sabathia | Posted 04.22.2015 | Parents
Amber Sabathia

We have found ways to deal with Daddy being away so much. I have become a huge fan of FaceTime and Skype. We no longer have to take pictures or just talk on the phone. We can now have a face-to-face conversation, and both Daddy and the kids feel more connected.

As Long as There Is (American) Sitcom

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment
Eva Barros Campelli

No matter how TV has changed and will change again over the years, if there is a genre that has no need to reinvent itself, that genre is comedy. The only thing that a good comedy really needs is a small, cozy room full of great and enthusiast writers.

8 Reasons Forcing Creative Time Into My Schedule Has Changed My Life Drastically

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 04.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Sky Mandala Marcano

Art changed my perspective and the scared feelings I had quickly turned into hope, joy and happiness. Honestly when I was a young single mother, I felt a bit lost. But those times I chose to paint and create, changed my path, changed my focus and literally lit me up inside.