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My Top 3 OMG Parenting Moments

“Parenting is messy, exhausting, and filled with unexpected mishaps but most definitely worth it.”

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What Your Dad Does for You & Me

“I had this notion before you were born that my role was to take care of you and Daddy’s role was to take care of me. As it turned out, Daddy took care of us both, and he hasn’t stopped.”

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What I Did Not Expect In & Out of the Hospital

“We were home and totally excited! We were now a little family of three! What I didn’t know was that this was about to turn into the hardest month of my life.”

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Disney & Pixar’s “Soul” to Make Exclusive Holiday Debut on Disney+

The all-new original animated film will begin streaming on Dec. 25.

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Loving My Flaws

“I’m never going to be a fabulous DIY mom and my house isn’t ever going to be decluttered. But I’m always going to be a mom who shows up for my kids and who my kids can count on.”

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The Weight of Perfectionism

“Somewhere in between being suddenly exhausted and overwhelmed with all I ‘should’ be doing, was me—I was pinned between the two emotions so suddenly I couldn’t move. I was angry. Frustrated. And as time passed, the shame settled in.”

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Just Because Newborns Are Exhausting Doesn’t Mean You Need to Suffer

Normalizing exhaustion with a newborn doesn’t help the parents that are suffering—here are ways to help adjust to life with a non-sleeping baby that will make life easier for everyone.

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I Have Officially Become the Mother I Used to Judge

Let me paint you a picture… Your friends decide its about time for a girls day out lunch. How fun! Of course, I am in! What a great idea! I will bring Samantha with a peanut butter sandwich and it…

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I Know Why You Are Exhausted

“You pour your coffee every morning knowing you’ll probably never get to finish it without microwaving it five times.”

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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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Mom Guilt. From One Full-Time Working Mom to Another

“Because I understand that sometimes you show up to work looking like you were attacked by a flock of geese because the kids couldn’t find their shoes, you gave someone the wrong color bowl and then forgot to take Sleepy Bear to the babysitter.”

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Exhausted Dad Comes Up with Genius Parenting Hack

Exhausted dad comes up with a genius way to keep his kids occupied long enough for him to rest his eyes for a few minutes. 

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Family for Sale

Photo: Kathy Radigan
After a very crazy few weeks which have included, but are not limited to, a husband who was injured and bled so much it looked like a crime scene, sick kids, doctor visits, dental issues, broken appliances,…

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10 Things Every Stay-at-Home Mom Needs to Hear

It’s a job that requires unending patience and fortitude, so we came up with a few words of encouragement.

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One Family’s Sweet Approach to Handling Halloween Candy

The pomp and circumstance surrounding Halloween is fun—the sugar crash? Not so much. How one family tackles the candy crush at Halloween.

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The Case of the Picky Eater

How to get a picky eater to compromise and finally eat a veggie? 11 Years later, Jeff Belle discovers that the journey isn’t necessarily as straightforward as you would think (or like).

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Joanna Gaines Spills the Tea on Having Baby Crew at 40 & How Much She’s Changed

Here’s what parenting a newborn has been like for the mom of five.

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“10 Things Every Toddler Mom Should Know.” Signed, Your Toddler

While you and your toddler navigate their exciting new world, here are 10 things your toddler wants you to know.

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How Parents Step Back & Create Harmony When They’re Feeling Overwhelmed

“Emotional drama can sweep through a family faster than the sniffles kids bring home from school.”

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Confessions of an Exhausted Autism Mother: Here’s How I Make It Work

As a dedicated and exhausted mother, I want to share with you some of things that have helped.

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I Am Not a Bad Mom—I Just Need to Re-Train My Brain

I had to stop thinking about what I did wrong that day and instead, focus on what I did right.

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4 Savvy Ways Working Moms Can Network to Find the Flex Job of Their Dreams

Here are four simple networking resolutions if you want a flexible job that blends work and life.

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Hilary Duff Could Really Use Your Best Baby Colic Advice Right Now

Do you have any advice for this exhausted celeb mom?

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Netflix’s New Year’s Eve Kid Countdowns Are Back So They Can Go to Bed Early

Party like it’s midnight—even when it’s really only 8 p.m.

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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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Moms, Here’s Why You’ll Want to Put the Kids to Bed Early Tonight—& Every Night

Getting the kids to bed on time has some surprising benefits—and not just for kids.

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Here’s the Secret to Getting Free Guac at Chipotle—Every Time You Go

Here’s the secret insider tip to scoring free guac.

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What’s Harder Than Going Back to Work After Kids? Staying Home with Them, Survey Finds

Is being a stay-at-home parent more challenging than working full-time?

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How to Deal With Post-Baby Visitors

Knock, knock. Learn about the different kinds of postpartum visitors and how to deal with them.

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