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Letters To Mom

Stephanie Molina Ceccarelli | Posted 07.26.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Stephanie Molina Ceccarelli

That memory had been archived long ago but now it streamed through my mind on a vicious loop. Are we really here again Mom

My Body Is Not Always Making A Statement

Mama Bean | Posted 07.26.2016 | Parents
Mama Bean

Change is coming, actively and intentionally, and we can all relish this progress and feel empowered to join these courageous trailblazers whenever we choose to do so. And therein lies the heart of this issue: choice.

As A Breastfeeding Mother, I Need You To Meet Me Where I Am

Mama Bean | Posted 07.25.2016 | Parents
Mama Bean

Yes, breastfeeding can be hard. It was excruciatingly difficult for me. But some things are worth the struggle. And for me, breastfeeding is a shining example of A Thing That Is Worth The Struggle.

4 Family Vacation Goals You Should Probably Rethink

Mommy Nearest | Posted 07.22.2016 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

I'll likely keep up my wishful thinking about how my blissful family "vacation" will go, even though in my heart of hearts I know, there's probably some vacation goals I need to learn to let go of. Here's a few.

I Am Not A Cool Mom

Eve Sturges | Posted 07.20.2016 | Parents
Eve Sturges

When I was growing up, I thought most parents were cooler than my own. The coolest parents of all were the considerably younger ones; a second-grade classmate's mom was 23 and wore cut-off shorts. It didn't get much cooler than that, in my seven-year-old opinion.

Kathryn Hahn And Annie Mumolo Dish On 'Bad Moms'

The Huffington Post | Allison Bresnick | Posted 07.19.2016 | Entertainment


How To Talk To Your Baby About Being A Working Mom

Well Rounded NY | Posted 07.19.2016 | Parents
Well Rounded NY

Heading back to work after having a baby comes with a pretty expansive set of dilemmas, doesn't it?

Mom’s Viral Post After Unthinkable Tragedy Offers Message Parents Need To Read

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.21.2016 | Parents

In a heartbreaking Facebook post, a grieving mom reminded fellow parents to cherish even the smallest moments with their children. On July 15, Ashley ...

Please Stop The Judgment -- From A Grieving Mom

Sheri Roaf | Posted 07.20.2016 | Parents
Sheri Roaf

Our 18 month old son died when my car hit him and myself in my driveway. The easiest way to explain to people is ‘car accident’ even though he was...

Don't Judge Me For Sleeping When The Baby Sleeps

Mia Carella | Posted 07.19.2016 | Parents
Mia Carella

If I do not have enough sleep, I am not the mom or person I want to be. I am irritable and have less patience. I do not accomplish things that I need to do. I do not feel well physically, and I am generally unhappy.

For Every New Mom Who Has Lost Her Groove

Michelle Zunter | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Michelle Zunter

Motherhood can be very rewarding. It brings gifts of joy and laughter. But the reality is that things might be difficult, tiring, unpredictable, irritating, and sometimes scary.

To The New Mom Struggling To Make Friends

Rosie Majka | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Rosie Majka

Get out there, Momma! Put on pants, brush your hair, try to look like a normal human being, and go make some friends. You got this!

Why Pregnancy Is Easier Together (And Not Because Pinterest Told Me So)

Mama Bean | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Mama Bean

When I was pregnant with my daughter, I signed up to a pregnancy yoga class. I imagined a weekly session of gentle stretching and breathing techniques to prepare my body for the upcoming birth. In reality though, the class offered me so much more.

Dear Moms, It's Not Always Your Fault

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.11.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

In some way or another, we are all a product of our raising. Everything from our childhood, and ways our parents did or didn't participate has resulted in who we are today.

I'm On The Phone (VIDEO)

Meredith Masony | Posted 07.07.2016 | Parents
Meredith Masony

It happens every time the phone rings. You go to answer the call and BOOM, "Mom, I need a snack. Mom, I have to poop! MOM, HELP ME!" It is like a five alarm fire any time I get on the phone. My kids turn into the most ill behaved hooligans on the planet. I am positive I am not alone.

I Can't Stop Peeing

Robin Hopkins | Posted 07.07.2016 | Women
Robin Hopkins

I sat in the waiting room of Dr. Wu's office, flipping through an issue of Us Weekly from 2015. Occasionally, I looked up at the receptionist in hopes that she might acknowledge me or maybe even call me in for my appointment. When that didn't happen, I read and reread the sign that said I would be charged the full amount of the appointment if I was late.

It's Time For Me To Break Up With My Yoga Pants

Mommy Nearest | Posted 07.08.2016 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

I've been in a serious relationship with yoga pants for almost four years now, ever since my twins were born. They helped me get through my breakup with maternity pants and have been faithfully by my side ever since.

Story -- The Empty Mirror (Last Part)

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 07.06.2016 | Books
Rajan Thapaliya

Photo: If tears could build a stairway, And memories were a lane, I would walk right up to heaven To bring you home again. - Anonym...

Your Cell Phone Does Not Make You A Bad Mother

Yvonne Marcus | Posted 07.06.2016 | Parents
Yvonne Marcus

You're a busy mom, right? You wish to keep up with what's going on in the world? Your main outlet to do that is Facebook or the internet, right? Or maybe you work from home, and you need to keep up with your client's needs. Either way, you're busy and the guilt over your cell phone can be overwhelming.

5 Tips For Starting A Successful Mom Blog

Victoria Yore | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Victoria Yore

If you are afraid to start a mom blog because you can't post new content 4 days a week, hear me out! There is no rule that says in order to be successful you have to post a ton of content all the time.

You Are Bigger Than This Big World

Ashli Mazer | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Ashli Mazer

I look around my yard, our little slice of mountain heaven. We live in a beautiful part of the country. Rolling hills, deep thick woods and views that...

How Moms Can Survive On Little To No Sleep

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

The truth is, our little ones will make us lose sleep for many years to come.

Trump's Language Not Appropriate For All Audiences

Crystal Sands | Posted 07.03.2016 | Parents
Crystal Sands

We try to teach our son that words can actually hurt most of all. We can say we're sorry when we say mean things, but the damage is done. We need to be thoughtful in how we speak to and about people. Donald Trump doesn't seem to believe in these lessons.

The Importance Of Paternal Bonding

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.29.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Dads start out with a disadvantage from the moment that their children are conceived. Sure, they are their children just as much as the mom's, but it doesn't always seem like that

Dads Need Alone Time With Baby Too

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.29.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

I think that dads start out with a disadvantage from the moment that their children are conceived. Sure, they are their children just as much as the mom's, but it doesn't always seem like that.