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Own Your Mother Power

Own Your Mother Power

Marva Soogrim  01.15.2015
The new year means so many different things to many people. In 2015 and beyond, I would like to help moms own their mother power. Starting...
They Should've Warned Me

They Should've Warned Me

Jenny Studenroth Gerson  01.15.2015
When I was pregnant, everyone was all about "warning" me about what was coming next. I walked around much of those 10 (let's face it, pregnancy...
Wicked Infants From Fiction You Wouldn't Want To Babysit

Wicked Infants From Fiction You Wouldn't Want To Babysit

Harriet Lane  01.15.2015
There's a new baby in my second novel, Her (a book about motherhood, friendship and identity, and all the things that can go wrong with...
This Baby Will Take His Binky Later, He's Busy With An Important Business Call

This Baby Will Take His Binky Later, He's Busy With An Important Business Call

Kimberly Yam  01.14.2015
"NO NO NO NO, THOSE NUMBERS JUST DON'T MAKE SENSE. DO IT OVER. NOW." Is probably what this baby is babbling on the phone. Don't bother...
When Was the Last Time?

When Was the Last Time?

Susanna Sung  01.13.2015
I don't remember the last time I picked him up and held him. I don't remember the last time I "nibbled" his toes. I don't remember the...
What I Want U.S. Companies to Know About Maternity Leave

What I Want U.S. Companies to Know About Maternity Leave

Emily Crocker Skyrm  01.13.2015
There are some high-level executives, business owners and heads of HR out there who just don't get it. They don't get the life cycle of...
You Just Had A Baby

You Just Had A Baby

Ashlee Gadd  01. 9.2015
I know everything feels undone. I know being a grown-up sucks. I know your house is a mess. I know you have writer's block. I know you...
Woman Gives Birth To 10-Pound Baby 1 Hour After Learning She Was Pregnant

Woman Gives Birth To 10-Pound Baby 1 Hour After Learning She Was Pregnant

Leigh Weingus  01. 9.2015
On Tuesday, 23-year-old Katie Kropas asked her grandmother to drive her to the hospital because she had stomach pains. There, she learned...
How to Prepare Your Dog For Your New Baby

How to Prepare Your Dog For Your New Baby

PolicyGenius  01. 8.2015
It's not worth the risk of leaving children unsupervised with any animal. Adult supervision is advisable for all interactions with animals...
6 Of The Biggest Parenting Regrets I've Had

6 Of The Biggest Parenting Regrets I've Had

Mommy Nearest  01. 8.2015
My baby was bald for her first two full years. Desperate to make her look girlier, I tracked down non-slip hair clips for "ultra fine baby...
A Letter To My Daughter

A Letter To My Daughter

Stacy Pelander  01. 7.2015
Now I have the opportunity to write another letter to another daughter; the one I get to keep and raise. I don't feel like I need to get...
The Problem With 'All Or Nothing' Breastfeeding

The Problem With 'All Or Nothing' Breastfeeding

Mama Bean  01. 7.2015
Although I can appreciate the good intentions of the author, this notion of "all or nothing breastfeeding" is surely not great for the...
40 Side-By-Side Photos Of Parents And Kids That Will Have You Seeing Double

40 Side-By-Side Photos Of Parents And Kids That Will Have You Seeing Double

Jessica Samakow  01. 6.2015
It shouldn't be surprising when babies look like their biological parents. But sometimes, seeing the resemblance in real life is downright...
On The Occasion Of My Son's Birthday, A Toast

On The Occasion Of My Son's Birthday, A Toast

Jeremiah Horrigan  01. 5.2015
Today, I'll raise a glass to Louie Hevizy, the doctor who broke the rules and brought my wonderful, hard-working and loving son into this...