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5 Mom-Shaming Trends That Need To Stop Now

Mommy Nearest | Posted 10.24.2014 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

As a first-time mom, I've come to this simple realization: If you are worried that you're not a good parent, trust me, that makes you an amazing parent. It's the parents who don't worry that we should be worried about.

Crack Is Whack, An Ode to Mom Jeans

Stacey Gill | Posted 11.17.2014 | Women
Stacey Gill

I don't know what happened in the garment industry, but it seems it has completely dispensed with its 2,000-year history of manufacturing clothing for the purpose of, well, clothing. Although we now have more options than ever with myriad styles, cuts and washes, sadly, none of them fit. It seems a cruel paradox.

Goodbye, Skinny Genes

Sarah Maizes | Posted 10.28.2014 | Parents
Sarah Maizes

Sure, over the past 15 years I've given birth twice -- once to twins -- and I noticed that I am rounder, softer... a bit more "zaftig." There's a lot more "stuffing," as my daughter referred to it recently while pointing to a mound of bare skin bulging out between my pants and t-shirt.

In Defense of 'Dad Pants'

John McCormick | Posted 08.16.2014 | Parents
John McCormick

Chauffeur duties on Saturday nights have a way of spoiling date night with your spouse. Besides, if I do unintentionally embarrass my kids in public wearing baggy "Dad Pants," isn't that what dads are supposed to do? Embarrassing my teenage sons is one of the few social pleasures I have left!

These People Were Rocking Mom Jeans Way Before Vogue 'Made Them Cool'

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Style

Here at HuffPost Style, we're not exactly the biggest fans of wearing jeans. But when we found out that so-called "mom jeans" were coming back in styl...

Making The Case For Mom Jeans

Refinery29 | Ellen Hoffman | Posted 03.02.2014 | Style

After catching "Sleeping with the Enemy" on TV the other night, we got to thinking about mom jeans -- and, yes, the film gave us a healthy dose of nos...

5 Signs That You're a New Mom

Caroline Niziol | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Caroline Niziol

I have to laugh at myself when I realize that I'm not immune to classic new mom behaviors. I found myself at Eddie Bauer and bought a pair of jeans, so my Mom Card has been signed and laminated in the most official way possible.

The Official 'Are You Lost in Suburbia?' Quiz

Tracy Beckerman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Tracy Beckerman

I came up with a quiz you can take to find out if you are Lost in Suburbia and, if so, just how lost you really are and what you can do about it.

Why I Really Hold Onto My Pre-Mom Jeans

Lisa-Jo Baker | Posted 11.06.2013 | Parents
Lisa-Jo Baker

I fit into my self better than I ever fit into my Prague jeans. I fit into this house and this family and this story we're living of tired parents who glory in the quiet beauty of waking up beside boys who have pretzeled themselves in between us under cover of dreams.

PHOTOS: 7 Things That NO ONE Looks Good In

Posted 01.06.2013 | Style

Do you agree?

How I've Reinvented My Style With Just A Few Items

Biba Milioto | Posted 01.13.2013 | Style
Biba Milioto

While my personal style was devolving, my husband's was reaching new, luxurious heights.

Talkin 'Bout My Jeaneration

Abe Gurko | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Abe Gurko

The fact remains that people have a deep, meaningful, even conjugal, relationship with their jeans. A favorite pair of jeans might be harder to part with than (perhaps) a loved one.

Mom Jeans: A Merit Badge of Motherhood

Liz Hastings | Posted 06.19.2012 | Style
Liz Hastings

For every child who refuses to eat Brussels sprouts for dinner, let that waist rise a couple of inches. We know what you are wearing underneath, so be proud of where that pocket sits.

Not My Mother's Genes: "I Will Not Be an Embarrassing Mother"

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 03.18.2012 | Parents
Sybil Adelman Sage

I had the luxury of being in the generation of moms who would accompanying our kids to baby gyms but also go to our own gyms to do the crunches and pilates required to fit into the jeans now identified as "Not Your Mother's Jeans."

Aging And Abercrombie

Irene Zutell | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Irene Zutell

Now that I'm over 30...okay 35, okay 40, if you must know, I'm learning all about the horrors of ageism. And never is that more rampant than at the lo...

Post-Cronkite Journos: The Battle of Advocates, Narcissists & Sleuths

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

Mediaite.com's Power Grid uses an algorithm to determine the top voices in 12 different media categories. Does the feature inspire a narcissistic-type of journalism, with people trying to game the system?

Obama Defends His Mom Jeans:

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama acknowledges "I'm a little frumpy," and says he's not worried about it. Asked in an NBC "Today" show interview a...

Cindy McCain Wears Mom Jeans At Weekend Event (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Cindy McCain is better known for her more formal attire, so when she dressed down for a NASCAR meet-n-greet on Saturday, we were tickled to see her sp...

So Out, They're In: Mom Jeans

Lindsay Mannering | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lindsay Mannering

I don't get many work emails that make me smile. For the most part they make me slam my head on my desk, throw my hands up in disbelief, or roll my e...