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Being a Mom Is the Same As Working 2.5 Full-Time Jobs, Says this Study

Finally, research proves what moms have known all along.

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A Wisconsin Zoo Just Welcomed These Otter-ly Adorable Triplets

Three baby river otters recently made their grand debut.

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Somewhere in the Middle of Hope

“Hope is the air we breathe during survival mode.”

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Leave It To Lunchables Rewards Program

Lunchables Is Giving Away Free Groceries for a Year

Earn perks through their new rewards program.

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Now Is the Time to Have Your Child’s Vision Checked—Here’s Why

Did you know that more than 40 percent of Americans have myopia (also known as nearsightedness)1? This vision problem can develop and worsen over time as a child grows and can even be influenced by factors such as genetics2, increased…

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Dear Laundry, My One & Only True BFF

“Hey, I just wanted to say thanks for always being there for me.”

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Raising Tough Little Girls & Strong Women

“What I’m teaching my daughters about what it means to be strong and independent.”

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Secrets Teachers Use to Keep Kids on Task

“3 secrets you can steal from teachers that help optimize the amount of time your child can pay attention while doing tasks at home.”

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Woman and child on plane

This Call to Action May Change the Way You Fly with Kids

A new petition by Consumer Reports aims to change current airline practices.

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Greta Thunberg Named Time’s 2019 Person of the Year

This teen is taking on a major issue in a major way!

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Is It Possible to Achieve Balance While Parenting?

Every parent, and family finds balance in different ways. The key is not to fight against the change or try to revert to the old ‘child-free’ ways, but to embrace it and optimize it.

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Serena Williams Isn’t Scared of the Terrible Twos for This Refreshing Reason

This tennis champ is taking a different perspective on this challenging age.

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Keira Knightly’s 3-Year-Old Is Obsessed with This Kids Show & We’re Like, Same

“It’s like toddler crack, isn’t it?” Knightley joked.

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Dear Working Moms: Leave Your Guilt at the Door

As a working mom, for a long time I felt extremely guilty about my decisions.

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Reflecting on the Seasons of Parenting

Watching children grow is like watching seasons pass.

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The Cub Scouts Aren’t Just for Boys as New Video Welcomes Girls to the Pack

Cub Scouts will welcome girls into their Packs for the first time.

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Welcome to the Circus That Is Putting My Children to Bed

“Oh crap, wait…these are my monkeys. This is my circus.”

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Pink’s Powerful Post on Parenting While Sick Is One We Can All Relate To

Moms don’t get a day off, even when we’re exhausted and sick—and even if you happen to be superstar mom like Pink.

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We Have to Stop Shaming Stay-at-Home Moms because It’s NOT Okay

For the sake of the children, let’s stop the shaming.

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Helicopter Parenting Makes Kids Less Prepared, New Study Finds

Parents, it’s time to come in for a landing.

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Guiding Your Child to Find Their Self-Identity

“Always be yourself. Be an original. Embrace your unique qualities.”
We parents love telling our kids this. While these nuggets of wisdom are true (and make us sound cool and wise) many of us rarely pause to think of what…

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Why My Child Should Get a D at School—for What She Deserves

Dear Teacher,
Please just give my kid what she deserves.

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One of our kids is normally the type that makes parent-teacher conferences fun. Academics come easily to her and her teachers love her. So I…

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Apparently, There Exists a Need for “Lady Doritos”

Yep, that’s right ladies—the makers of Doritos think you need a special chip. Just for us gals.

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Do You Call Your Pets Furbabies? People Have Strong Opinions About This

The debate is on whether dogs and cats are like kids.

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The MOST Binge-Watched Netflix Shows of 2017 Are…

These shows were the most popular on Netflix this year.

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New Study Shows 1 in 5 Working Parents Can’t Tuck Their Child into Bed

According to a recent study, technology could make it easier to connect with your kids.

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Working Moms Work 98 Hours per Week, Study Says

If you’re feeling like you don’t have any time to relax, you might be right if you’re a working mom.

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Going Back to Work: All the Lessons I Learned

After eight years of stay-at-home motherhood, I took the plunge into the part-time-paid-work-outside-the-home realm. Yes, stay-at-home motherhood is a job and a demanding one to boot, and yes, I’ve been paid over the years as a freelance writer, but for…

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5 Reasons You Should Have Three Kids

My children are little enigmas.

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They’re so ridiculously cute and sweet with their soft, smooth skin, big, bright eyes and gorgeous, baby-like voices.
They’re also demanding, exhausting and sometimes even downright disgusting.
One minute, they’ll…

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New Study Reveals Moms Need a Full Year for Recovery After Giving Birth

New mothers may be told by books and doctors that they’ll be back to ‘normal’ within six weeks of giving birth, but a new study has found that most women take much longer to recover.

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Psst…Some People Don’t Believe in Santa Claus

Photo: Caleb Woods
Our family celebrates Christmas, but — hold onto your seats — we don’t believe in Santa Claus. Yes, you read that right. This family doesn’t believe. Yet, we are perfectly capable of enjoying the holiday season just…

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Pow! Bam! Shazaam! Meet 11 Atlanta Power Moms

Who knew? Super Heroes! Right here in Atlanta! Read all about their amazing feats in this year’s round-up of Atlanta Power Moms.

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