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As a Single Mom, I Felt like a Failure. Then I Missed My Flight Home.

“Because of my trip, my so-called selfishness, I was the one who failed. I was sick with guilt.”

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Listen Up! San Diego’s Best Podcasts for Parents & Kids

Hear ye, hear ye! These local podcasts deserve a spot on your playlist.

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16 Mom-Invented Wellness Products We Can’t Live Without

These products are keeping kids happy and healthy.

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A Peek Through the Window & the Silver Linings of Remote-Learning with Older Kids

Distance learning, e-learning, remote learning. . . no matter the name you call it, it’s thrown us all into homeschooling & the adjustments are big (but some aren’t so bad).

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Co-Parenting Peacefully during a Pandemic? It’s Possible

“Children will frequently test boundaries and rules—a united front in co-parenting is crucial.”

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Co-Parenting during COVID? Here Are 4 Ways to Make It Better

“Just like co-parenting before COVID, nothing will ever be perfect, and there will be times when things don’t feel equal or fair. Flexibility, communication, and empathy will bring the best results during a challenging time like this.”

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12 Podcasts Every Mom Needs in Her Life Right Now

However you conquer the day, these podcasts for moms make it a little easier to whistle while you work.

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12 Ways Parenting Has Changed in the Last Decade

The last ten years have seen dramatic changes in how we parent.

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’Tis the Season to Be Flexible

The holiday season can be difficult for divorced parents to co-parent but that doesn’t mean they have to be. Here’s a little advice from someone who knows about it all too well.

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Co-Parenting Tips That Really Work

Headed for divorce or are you co-parenting? Read these tips to create a positive co-parenting environment for your family.

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10 Jennifer Garner Quotes That Make Us Want to Join Her Mom Squad

A few of our favorite quotes from one awesome mom.

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Anna Faris’ Co-Parenting Goals with Ex Chris Pratt Are Totally Inspiring

Co-parenting for these exes is all about love and respect.

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10 Parenting Podcasts Every Mom Needs in Her Life Right Now

Moms, start subscribing. These parenting podcasts are about to light up your iTunes like the Fourth of July.

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Why I Stopped Overcompensating for the Absentee Parent

I was afraid of being the “bad parent.”

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Drew Barrymore’s Powerful Instagram Series about Parenting Is So Necessary

Drew Barrymore gets real about parenthood in a powerful way.

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Co-Parenting During the Holidays (Without Losing Your Cool)

We can effectively co-parent through the holidays if we are willing and follow a little bit of the same advice that we give our children.

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What Is “Bird Nesting?” This New Trend Helps Kids Cope with Divorce

This could make co-parenting your kids after divorce a little easier.

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He’s Not the Best Husband—But He’s Still a Good Father

Yes, I have learned some wonderful lessons on this road back from betrayal.

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Netflix & Nurse: What to Stream While Breastfeeding

I’ve watched more than five series during my 11 months of breastfeeding, but these are my absolute favorites.

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10 Celebs Who Totally Get Us

They know what it means to be a mom—failed baked goods, tantrums and all.

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Adorable Instagram of Her Son on His Birthday Is a Rare Treat

The goddess of GOOP took to IG to wish her son a happy birthday.

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Jennifer Aniston & Justin Theroux Call It Quits—or Is It Conscious Uncoupling?

It’s not all sad news for this fairytale couple of Hollywood.

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This Divorced Mom’s Stunning Gift to Her Daughter Shows Co-Parenting Done Right

This is a seriously thouhgtful and beautiful gift that challenges the stigma of divorce.

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The Savvy Co-Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

I remember the very first Christmas I celebrated with my husband and stepchildren.
Let me set the scene a little. I LOVE CHRISTMAS! The baking, the craft making, the present wrapping, the surprises… And although Santa doesn’t pass out report…

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7 Birthday Party Hacks That Will Absolutely Save Your Sanity

Remember getting invited to a friend’s birthday party when you were a kid? Remember feeling so excited to get to see your friends, do something special and have birthday cake? It was such a blast!

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Half of Millennials Get Pets As “Practice” for Kids – Does It Work?

According to this latest study, there’s a large population of people who believe owning a pet will prep them for parenthood.

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What I Learned When My Non-Stop Son Got Me through the Longest Road Trip Ever

After a nine-hour road trip from Houston, Texas, to Daphne, Alabama to visit my parents; I am totally convinced of why children were made. They were made to keep us alive, by talking us to death!

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This Mom’s Facebook Post About Her Ex Went Viral For All the Best Reasons

photo: Jessica Singleton via Facebook
Jessica Singleton’s relationship with her ex may not have worked out, but when it comes to co-parenting they are rocking it. The mom to an adorable toddler named Pierson recently blew up the Internet with…

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2016: The Toughest Year in Parenting? Or Was It?

2016 was the teacher no one wanted to get. The one you want your mom to call in and ask to not be put in her class. But I got her and tough she was. She pushed me, she asked…

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A Single Dad in a Mom’s World

For me, becoming a single dad wasn’t unlike showing up for your first day of work on a new job. In a foreign country. Where you don’t speak the language.
I recruited my friend who has two kids for my…

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Helping Your Child Cope with Holiday Transitions and Split Family Homes

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The holidays are pretty much a stressful time for everyone. If you Google holiday stress you get over 2 million results. And it isn’t just parents who feel these pressures. Kids-especially kids with split-family homes-pick up on their…

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What Are YOU Thankful for?

Coffee, family, kids who sleep through the night. Find out what else our team is thankful for this year!

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