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10 Lessons I Learned from My Grandparents

“Grandparents are great—they are treasure troves of life experiences and can teach us priceless lessons.”

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A Letter to Our Kids about COVID-19

“You won’t remember Mom and Dad scrambling to come up with activities to do besides watching TV or not being able to have playdates. But we will all remember the positive attitude that comes from this time of social isolation.”

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Raddish Kids Offers 25,000 More Free Kits During School Closures

Keep the kids busy if they are home from school.

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What This Single CEO Mom Has Learned about Raising Kids

“Instead of carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders, don’t be afraid to ask for help. It doesn’t mean you’re weak; it means you have the confidence to know where to focus your attention at a given moment.”

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Woman Explains Why Parents Are so Stressed & We Totally Agree

The work-life balance of parents is off kilter and this viral Facebook post explains why.

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This Study Shows the Stress Working Parents Face Could Actually Cost Them Their Jobs

Working parents face the difficult choice between wanting to take on more at work and being present for their family.

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Federal Child Care Bill Proposes to Make Raising Kids Easier—& Cheaper, Too

The cost of child care could change dramatically—for the better.

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Every Working Mom Needs to Have These Conversations Now

Here are the four crucial conversations you need if you want solid work-life balance.

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Why You Should Take Your Kids Camping This Holiday Season

The holiday season is surely about being merry by spending time with family and friends. But it can also mean extra work for moms, don’t you agree? We have to plan dinners, give the house a holiday make-over, get all…

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August Spoke Writing Challenge: All the Ways to Help Mom

It’s here, our August Spoke Writing Challenge! We invite you to submit your stories about all the ways to help Mom.

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Nielsen Is Hiring 100 Work-from-Home Employees

Flexible jobs are gaining steam and here’s where you can find one.

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5 Reasons You’re Exhausted (Besides Parenthood)

You may not have known the true meaning of the word “tired” until you became a parent, but the truth is, there are plenty of other non-kid related reasons why those dark circles are forming under your eyes. Keep reading…

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Meet the LA Power Moms Who Slay All Day

While we think all moms are amazing, we’ve chosen a very special group of our fave LA power moms who are not only holding down the fort at home, but are also creating, inventing, inspiring, innovating and pursuing their dreams in a wide variety of fields.

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It’s a Bird! It’s Plane! Nope . . . It’s a Chicago Super Mom!

It takes a village, right? Safe to say we have one impressive village with this list of Chicago Power Moms.

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Inside Niall David Photography with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

Niall David Photography just won a Totally Awesome Award for Most Popular Family Photographer in San Francisco. We recently spoke to Niall David himself about his experience as a business owner, the best advice he’s ever received and more. Hear…

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Amazon’s New Pilot Program is a Big Win for Working Moms

Photo: Ken Wolter
As many working moms can attest to, balancing work life and family life can be rough. Last week, Amazon announced it is experimenting with a 30-hour work week to improve the lives of its employees. Because it’s…

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Do’s and Don’ts of Your First Holiday Season with Baby

Keep Baby in good spirits from his first Thanksgiving to his first New Year’s with these relative wrangling, calendar managing, baby prioritizing tips.

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Where to Get Fit & Connect With Other Moms

We sat down with Karin Collins, mompreneur of the Fit4Mom Marin franchise, to get an insider’s look on how she manages to stay fit all while being a full-time mom.

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Behind the Totally Awesome Baby Nurse and Doula Services

Imagine a doula and all-around parenthood guide who considers helping mothers more than just a career. That’s the key to Veronica Hinojosa-Stang, the force behind Baby Nurse and Doula Services. Veronica has fourteen years of experience working with newborns, infants,…

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Inside the Totally Awesome Tiny Hanger with Lucia Berman Rossi

When it comes to providing quality kids items, supporting local designers, and treating customers to a colorful and welcoming atmosphere, there’s one Boston-based store that has it in the bag. It’s no wonder, then, that Tiny Hanger is a favorite…

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Inside the Totally Awesome teeny tiny foodie with Jory Lieber

For all those mamas who need some recipe inspiration, some flavorful ideas, or super advice for raising pint-sized foodies, Teeny Tiny Foodie is a must-see blog. This totally bookmark-able site was started by talented mom Jory Lieber as a resource…

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A Tour of Tribeca with Giggle CEO Ali Wing

What is your dream date night?: My husband and I adore a date night at Terroir (Harrison Street, off of Greenwich) – a cool wine bar with great appetizer-sized eats & an easy fun atmoshphere.  That followed by a walk…

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