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Making Mom’s Self Care a Priority

As moms, we focus so much energy on our families, which means we often neglect our own mental, emotional, and physical health. There’s simply too much to do each day, so we often bump our needs off the to-do list.…

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Mark Wahlberg Gets a Full Makeover from His Daughter

He showed off his manicure on his Instagram story.

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5 Ways Portland Families Can Show Gratitude to Teachers

Portland teachers deserve more than an apple or freshly sharpened bouquet of pencils when it comes to showing them your appreciation. So why not do something thoughtful to show them how grateful you really are?

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This Little Piggy: 5 Nail Salons For A Mommy & Me Mani

If a full day of running errands has you and your littles singing the to-do list blues, make a pit stop at one of these kid-friendly nail salons that are perfect for some mommy & me time!

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Why You Need a Mom Break and How to Take One

“Remember mama, you are a vital part of your family. You’re more than just a worker, you are a life-giver and source of inspiration. So treat yourself and give yourself a break.”

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LEGOS, Life Lessons, and My Little Lady

Photo: Shelley Massey
My daughter. She’s a wily one. Born smack in the middle of two boys with a mom who cares more that she gets in a good run than a good manicure, my tender bloom is equal parts girly-girl…

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Nailed It! Best Spots for a Mommy and Me Mani-Pedi

If your mini-me has been begging to get her hands (and piggies) in on the mani-pedi action, we’ve got the 411 on the best places to dress up your digits together.

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San Diego’s Best Kid-Friendly Nail Salons

Get the royal treatment with a mani/pedi at one of these nail salons that welcomes your little sidekick for pampering too!

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Ultrasound Nail Art Is Definitely the Hot New Trend for Moms-to-Be

No need to whip out your ultrasound photo at every turn—you can just show off your mani!

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This Olympic Mom’s Nail Art Wins the Gold for Coolest Mom Ever

This super proud mom’s nail art game is strong.

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I Do This One Thing Every Day, & I’m a Better Parent Because of It

Having a kid under a year old has been a blur of many things, and being a working parent has kept me busier than I’ve ever been in my entire life. I sometimes think back to my pre-baby days and…

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Treat Yo Self! Best Spas for a Mani/Pedi Date

Mani/Pedis aren’t just for moms. We’ve got the best kid-friendly spas in Portland perfect for pampering both parents and their kids.

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Fooled You Once: Red Tricycles’s Best April Fool’s Jokes

A sense of humor is a necessary thing, on April Fool’s Day or any day of the year.

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The Mother Lode: Spa Pampering Made for Moms

Just in time for Mother’s Day, we rounded up packages worthy of pampering the hardest working mamas in Hotlanta.

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Royally Engaged: Peachtree Princess Parties

If your little girl gushes about all things purple and pink (and sparkly), read up on the newest royals-for-hire to roll into town. Peachtree Princess Parties will ensure your princess gets the royal treatment.

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3 Spa Sanctuaries for a Mother-Daughter Day

Salons and spas used to be one of the last bastions of peace and quiet for stressed-out adults, but now these doors are opening up to allow, gasp, kids. Don’t worry, you can still get your spa on sans kids,…

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Virtual Babysitter App Is Mommy’s Little Helper

Guilty of throwing the iPad in front of your kiddos to shoot off that email to your colleague or finish whipping up dinner? Us too. If you really want some extra time to yourself to run errands, return calls, or…

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Mommyhood Adventures in Los Angeles with Jennifer Brandt

Jennifer Brandt, one of the Los Angeles’ Top Mom Bloggers, and the managing editor of Momversation, ParentAsks and Goodbite,  tells her mommy hood adventures on her blog Perfectly Disheveled . Jenny tells us her favorite family venues and mommyhood tips…

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Lily’s Pampering Salon & Party Boutique

What Little Girls Are Made Of
We remember something silly that we did as kids; it involves permanent markers and our fingernails. Save your Little One from home-spun manicure madness by taking her to Lily’s. The salon is a dream…

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Minty Fresh

Your new favorite indulgence is here: Julep Nail Parlor, by University Village. Julep’s the Godiva of nail salons. So luxurious. Been trying to spare Baby the harsh chemicals of most nail salons? Rejoice! Julep’s so Earth-friendly they don’t utter the…

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