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Mama, I See You

“I see your dedication. I see that you’re amazing. And I see that you’re doing a great job.”

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Vegetarian Restaurants Offering Delivery & Pickup

Get your favorite vegan or vegetarian meals at these local Portland restaurants via pickup or delivery.

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These New 1,000 Piece Puzzles Are Just What LEGO Fans Need

If you’re in desperate need of some new puzzles to add to your stash as we continue to navigate the pandemic, new offerings from LEGO fit the bill. Chronicle Books is about to launch three new 1000-piece puzzles later this…

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Everything I Need to Know about Surviving Motherhood, I Learned from Prince

Photo: Peter Tea via Flickr
Any of you moms able to relate to feeling alone, confused, overwhelmed, desperate—like, at the same time? How about afraid, depressed tense, trapped and angry—about one situation?
These emotions are only a few of the…

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10 Surefire Ways to Making New Friends as an Adult

“How to make new friends as an adult: it’s kind of like dating…except it’s not.”

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15 Ways to Entertain the Kids Over Thanksgiving Break

Awesome fall crafts, off-the-beaten path hikes and more fun, right this way!

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10 Warning Signs of Sleep Deprivation

Photo: Ruthi Davis Photography
How many can you check off?
1. You’re sitting up and staring at the computer, in a trance-like state with your mouth typically gaping open, until an awkward head jolt later when you realize you just fell…

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8 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Hired a Nanny

A little guide to help you avoid all the mistakes I made when searching for a nanny for the first time.

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Reclaiming the Joy of Childhood as an Adult

Here’s how I managed to do it.

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Here’s Why This Mom Let a Stranger Breastfeed Her Baby—While Flying, No Less

This selfless act of kindness is a beautiful example of moms helping out other moms.

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Science Proves “Sleep Like a Baby” Really Is a Lie

According to a new study, most babies don’t sleep through the night.

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Sometimes, Mom Just Needs to Eat & This Waitress Went Above & Beyond to Help Out

Eating a hot meal is a precious gift when you have young kids.

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Parents Swear by This New Night Light That Serenades Babies to Sleep in Minutes

This company claims a 98 percent success rate for getting your kids to sleep.

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Photo of Police Officer Breastfeeding a Starving Baby Restores Our Faith in Humanity

When police officer and new mom Celeste Ayala heard a malnourished six-month-old baby crying, she knew exactly what she needed to do.

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Hilarious Hangry Kid Memes Every Parent Can Relate To

Taming a hangry child is practically a parenting rite of passage and these funny memes capture every part of the experience.

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This Mom’s Viral McDonalds Happy Meal Hack Is Pure Genius

This blogger has the perfect solution for when your kids are craving a Happy Meal, but you don’t want to dish up fast food.

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This Single Mom Will Graduate Law School with the Help of Her 5 Kids

This mom’s story of triumph is inspiring and has gone viral for the best reasons.

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This Dad Went to Disney World & Came Home With a Life-Saving Souvenir

This dad’s trip to the Magic Kingdom was truly as magical as a fairytale.

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This Parenting Hack to Get Your Kids to Take Medicine Is Basically Genius

This simple and sweet trick could be the answer you’ve been looking for.

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Amazon Wants to Get You More Items Faster With Its Own Delivery Company

You will soon be able to get even more Amazon items in a jiffy.

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Video of Kids Interrupting Mom During a Video Shoot Is Every Mom’s Struggle

This hilarious video of an Arab woman being interrupted by her children is every mom.

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Taking Care of Sick Kids Just Got Much Easier Thanks to Instacart

This new delivery service will make life with sick kids so much easier.

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This Doll Will Help Your Child Sleep (Really)

photo: Lulla Doll/ Facebook
When you’re a sleep-deprived mombie you’ll try pretty much anything to get your tot to stop bouncing off the walls and just go to sleep. If that describes your current situation to a “T”, then you’re…

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De-Cluttering My Days

Photo: Eric Rothermel
Houses, desks, and inboxes aren’t the only places where clutter can collect. A calendar can also become overflowing and chaotic, and as much in need of a spring cleaning as a garage or attic.
A few years…

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When You Have a Rocky Start to Breastfeeding

This post was written by Lynzy from Lynzy & Co. in partnership with Happy Family Brands
As we approach the birth of our third baby, I am frequently brought back to the early weeks of feeding our first two and…

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Mom Memes To Live By

I don’t know about you but memes are my version of therapy. Mom memes in particular make me feel normal, not alone and downright happy. My favorite place to read them is in the bathroom or the laundry room, which…

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Our 10 All-Time Favorite Pieces of Parenthood Wisdom

These outside-the-box parenting lessons weave into the fabric of your life, create meaning and leave you glowing with wisdom.

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Dear Mama of the Extremely Wakeful Baby

Photo: Canva
I know you are tired. Scrap that, I know you are weary to your very core, but can I tell you something? You are one hell of a mum. 
I know you dream of the time you get…

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How It Feels to Finally Have A Baby After A Long Struggle With Infertility

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This post from Sarah James originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question “How does it feel to finally have a baby after a long struggle with fertility related issues?“
After 3 years of trying to get pregnant, we…

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How It Feels to Finally Have A Baby After A Long Struggle With Infertility

Photo: Pixabay
This post from Sarah James originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question “How does it feel to finally have a baby after a long struggle with fertility related issues?“
 

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After 3 years…

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How It Feels to Finally Have A Baby After A Long Struggle With Infertility

This post from Sarah James originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question “How does it feel to finally have a baby after a long struggle with fertility related issues?“
After 3 years of trying to get pregnant,…

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