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Enroll Now! Drop-In, Flexible Childcare You’ll Love

Your work a lot/parent a lot lifestyle just got easier.

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Feeling Completely Overwhelmed as a Parent? You’re Not Alone, According to New Survey

60% of parents polled said their mental load is “overwhelming.”

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Wanted: More Moms on the Field

“Seeing women as coaches helps counter outdated gender stereotypes about women in leadership.”

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These States Are the Best (And Worst) For Working Moms

A new study from WalletHub compared state dynamics across 17 key metrics to aid women in the workforce

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These Awesome Mom Inventions Are Making Everyday Life Better

Can’t miss services that will help you rock your mom job.

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FlexJobs Survey Finds Working Parents Had to Quit or Reduce Their Hours Since the Pandemic

The survey highlights the critical need for flexible work accommodations.

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New Study Shows Surprising Positive Effects of Quarantine

Could there be a silver(ish) lining to sheltering in place?

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Care.com Survey Reveals What Is on the Minds of Working Parents

Parents shared how they are feeling about juggling their child care responsibilities with work responsibilities.

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What Does the Future of Childcare Look Like?

“One thing that’s been abundantly clear to everyone these last few months is that childcare is simply essential for working parents. That means that access to childcare will be critical to our economic recovery.”

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A Virtual Babysitter? Yep, It’s a Thing Now

Find out how Sittercity is helping Chicago families during the shelter-in-place mandate with virtual sitters and a special program for essential workers.

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I’m a Single Mom on a 30K Salary & Almost No Help from My Ex: Here’s How I Make It Work

See how a single mom juggles her work schedule, college course load and her kids’ after-school activities.

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Childcare Made Easy with New App for Chicago Parents

This new app founded by two Chicago moms makes finding safe, reliable (and last-minute!) care for your kids a breeze.

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Working It Out: NYC Gyms with Childcare

Bathing suit weather is coming…and there goes your last excuse. These spots will watch the tots while you get fit—and a little more centered!

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These Are the Best States to Raise a Family in 2020

Where does your state rank on the list?

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I’m Unapologetic about My $290,000 Household Income: Take My Advice & You Can Have the Same

Here are a few things I learned along the way (rule #1: do not quit your job) and how I make it work as a mom of three running a non-profit.

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I’m a Former New Yorker Living in Rural California on $20K a Year

My wife, eight-year-old daughter and I live on $20,000 a year. Here’s our story.

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Daycare or Nanny? Use This Checklist to Help Make Your Childcare Decision

This daycare verse nanny checklist plus doing your research will help provide all the information you need to make the right childcare decision for you and your family.

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How Many Calories Does Parenting Burn? A New Survey Has Answers

Between carrying your kiddo and household chores, you may burn tens of thousands of calories each month.

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6 Must-Know Savings Tips for Parents

As a parent, it’s crucial to find time to think about your financial future and what can be done to make sure that your child will have their own financial security.

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10 Tips to Make Daycare Easier for Everyone (According to Experts)

Transitions to daycare can be tough, but these tips will help.

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We Make $200K, but I Still Feel Like a 1950s Housewife

Find out what’s keeping this mom of two young kids up at night. Is it her job? Her chatty husband? The sacrifices she made to care for her kids?

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I’m a Single Mom Living on $107K & I Have No Regrets

This single mom has it figured out. Find out how much she pays in full-time childcare and how she manages the schedules of her two girls.

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10 Companies with Awesome Parental Leave Perks

There’s a growing number of companies that recognize the need for and the long-term benefits of offering meaningful options and benefits for new parents.

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This Co-Housing Development Wants to Help You Build Your Village

They say it takes a village—and now you can live with one.

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The FDA Just Approved the First Medication to Treat Postpartum Depression

This is a game changer for new moms struggling with severe depression.

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Family Tales: How Being a Working Mom Has Made Me a Better Parent

We hear from one Colorado mom who dishes about why being a SAHM just wasn’t for her.

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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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Moms Should Laugh Together More—Here’s Why

How one mom reconciled her ideas of parenting pre-kid vs. post-kid. Here’s what she learned.

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Are Dads Happier Than Moms? A New Study Weighs In

The job of parenting affects moms and dads happiness differently, according to research.

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Jury Duty Is So Much Harder for Stay-at-Home Moms

Jury duty made me ponder, “Am I replaceable?” For an hour? Sure. For a day? With a whole lot of effort. For a week or more? No way.

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Should Your Childcare Provider Get Paid Time Off?

“We know that when we take time off from work, it inconveniences you.” One nanny gets real about this hot topic.

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The Best (& Worst) States to Raise a Family in 2019

A new study reveals the best state to raise a family in 2019—and it might surprise you.

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Could Your Job Affect Your Kids’ Health? A New Study Examines Working Parenthood

Here’s why working parents should never have to feel guilty about following career dreams or providing for their family.

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Hiring a Sitter, Nanny or Family Assistant: What’s the Difference?

With so many different terms and titles, it can certainly feel overwhelming! 

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