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Dear New Parents: Never Say Never

Dear New Parents: Never Say Never

Annie Ferguson Muscato   05.13.2016
Here is my greatest advice for first-time soon-to-be parents, never say never. Sleep deprivation and desperation will cause you to break...
A Mother's Plea to Secretary Clinton

A Mother's Plea to Secretary Clinton

Regan Long  05.13.2016
I ask you, Secretary Clinton, why is the United States the only developed country without laws providing paid family leave? In fact, why...
A Breakup Letter To My Breast Pump

A Breakup Letter To My Breast Pump

Julia Regan Markiewicz  05.12.2016
I've heard that in a breakup, the one who does the breaking up usually feels a little relieved. I do feel lighter. A 9.3-lb weight has...
Happy Mama, Happy Baby, Happy Family

Happy Mama, Happy Baby, Happy Family

Regan Long  05.12.2016
Photo Credit: Chris Talamo, Madwell Employees have an innate desire to feel needed. To know they are wanted. To feel like they matter....

Daddy Diaries Part 6

Tarun Sakhrani  05.12.2016
The clock is ticking, the weeks are ticking away... the countdown has definitely begun. We've bought the stroller, we've set up the crib,...

The Shit-uation

Noelle Newby  05.11.2016
Upon glancing at my still-unsheathed breast I saw that it too, was covered in baby Grey Poupon. Until this point, the closest I'd ever...
How to Navigate Through a Baby Food Recall

How to Navigate Through a Baby Food Recall

Well Rounded NY  05.11.2016
by Anita Mirchandani In recent years, we've been getting many alerts on baby food recalls. Whether the media hypes it up, whether the...

An Open Letter to My Baby On the Changing Table

Well Rounded NY  05.11.2016
On the rare occasion that you require a diaper change when you're in the deepest of sleep, you can literally be snoring and you'll STILL...

A Strong Start Matters: Quality Child Care for Babies Must Be a Priority in America

Matthew Melmed  05.11.2016
Quality childcare is difficult to find and too costly for the majority of hard working families with young children in this country. For...

Climate Change This Week; Suffocating Seas, Climate Votes, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte  05.11.2016
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. BBB: Beautiful Brazilian Biodiversity - as shown by these red-eyed...
Baby On The Way For Will Swenson And Audra McDonald

Baby On The Way For Will Swenson And Audra McDonald

People  05.11.2016
Congratulations to mama-to-be Audra McDonald and her husband Will Swenson.  
The Day I Became a Mother

The Day I Became a Mother

Bushra Alvi  05. 9.2016
She came into my life on 2nd Nov, 9:30 am, over two and a half decades ago. It was a beautiful Monday morning and I was not expecting her...
Mama, You Never Told Me

Mama, You Never Told Me

Rasha Rushdy  05. 9.2016
Mama, you told me, That motherhood would be wonderful. But Mama, you never told me, What it would do to me.
Parents: The Importance Of First Aid Training

Parents: The Importance Of First Aid Training

Sarah Caroline Bell  05. 8.2016
Your loved one isn't breathing. You are the only person around. What do you do? If your gut reaction is to look for someone else,...