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These Baby Products Are 100% Mom Invented & 100% Awesome

Perfect products for owning the baby stage.

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What It’s like to Be Induced at 41 Weeks

“An hour-by-hour look at being induced and waiting for our little one to arrive.”

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14 Chicago Mom-Owned Businesses to Support This Mother’s Day (and Beyond!)

Much like many of you, these Chicago women are balancing careers and raising kids. . . read about mom-owned businesses you can support this Mother’s Day (and beyond!).

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16 Mom-Owned DC Businesses You Should Know About

We all know that moms are an infinite source of great ideas. Check out some fantastic and creative DC Momtrepreneurs and you just may find one who makes your new favorite cake, can solve your family’s sleep or nutrition woes or create the bag you have been looking for.

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Seeing the Beauty in 2020: What Really Mattered to Us This Year

While we’re not going to deny that 2020 has been a challenging year, there is beauty to be found from the things we’ve discovered about ourselves, our families and our communities.

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Lindsay Ellingson: New Mom, Victoria Secret Model & Co-Founder of Wander Beauty

From the board room, to the changing room. These Power Parent moms share how they juggle it all

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Gifts for Everyone on Your List from Local Businesses We Love

Bookstores, local artists, small businesses and local Etsy shops need our support more than ever. Get ready to shop small!

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The Office’s Lindsey Broad Chats with Us on Motherhood

We’re interviewing Power Parents who in our opinion, are killing it. From the board room to the changing room, these moms are filling us in on everyday life of how they juggle it all.
Today we’re interviewing Lindsey Broad –…

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Maternity Leave Shouldn’t Set Women Back

“There’s an unspoken bias surrounding maternity leave. We hope to help well-meaning companies do better.”

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What I Didn’t Realize about Maternity Leave until I Lived through It

“Looking back, there are some things I’d do differently with my first baby. Had I known the struggle that was ahead—and how essential parental leave is for a family’s well-being—I would have recalibrated my expectations for my leave.”

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Pandemic Parenting: Things Are Not Okay and It’s about to Get Worse

“Hey, male colleagues—do me a favor, don’t just outsource these tasks to your wife. Get involved, and also make sure you help advocate for your female colleagues.”

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What Happens if My Kid Curses in French? (& Other Daycare Questions)

My kids each started daycare at a respectable three months old, thanks in large part to our country’s generous maternity leave policies [sarcasm intended]. Lucky for you, since they’ve been going to “school” for basically their whole lives, I’ve accumulated…

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My Maternity Leave Wasn’t a Given, So Here’s How I Made It Work

“If you work for a small company that is anything like the one I worked for when I was pregnant with my daughter, you have non-existent maternity leave policies from a non-existent HR department.”

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5 Tips for Working from Home with a New Baby

If you’ve found yourself suddenly working from home while the kids are there too, these five tips will help you juggle the struggle of getting work done.

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Incredible Co-Working Spaces That Also Offer Childcare

Forget trying to answer emails while the kids soak up screen time. We found the best places where parents can work, and kids can get their play on.

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Laura Prepon Welcomes Second Child with Ben Foster

She will be taking a leave from her YouTube channel.

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How to Survive Postpartum as a Newly Single Mom

“I gave birth 12 days after I walked out of the courthouse with my divorce papers in hand. I arrived at my mom’s house from the hospital a week later, carrying my newborn who was burrito-swaddled in a football-printed blanket. Here’s how I survived.”

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Childcare Made Easy with New App for Chicago Parents

This new app founded by two Chicago moms makes finding safe, reliable (and last-minute!) care for your kids a breeze.

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Don’t Ignore These Signs of Postpartum Depression

Women should never feel ashamed about seeking treatment for postpartum depression. It’s time to break down the stigma. By taking care of their own needs, new moms will not only feel better, but they’ll be able to better enjoy their baby’s first years.

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How to Stay Sane While Traveling for Business

Hate to leave the kids to travel for work? These clever tips will help set you and your family up for success while mom takes on the world.

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6 Ways to Prepare for Baby Number Three

Hopefully, this shortlist can help a bit as you and your family expect and welcome baby #3!

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Dear Employer, I Forgot to Mention That I Am Pregnant

I felt so dishonest like I was lying by omission, but I wanted this job badly, but I was running out of time—I was about to start on a job when I was in my third trimester, and my boss had no clue.

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What Stage of Motherhood Are You In?

Just as kids have their various stages, so do Moms! Which stage are you in? Are you a Newborn Mom or an Amazon Mom?

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5 Ways to Support a Friend Returning to Work After Maternity Leave

Returning to work after maternity leave is an exciting time for some, but a stressful and sad time for others. Here are 5 key things that will really make a difference.

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Here’s Why “Me Time” Is a Must-Do for Every Mom

“I have forgotten what it’s like to really be me. I have missed me.”

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“Workin’ Moms” Should Definitely Be on Your Netflix Watchlist Right Now

The hit CBC show is now available in the United States.

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These Are the Fastest Growing Jobs in Your State

If you’re looking for a career change, you might try one of these.

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You Can Have a Career or Be a Good Mom. Why Not Both?

Here’s the truth: millennial women value motherhood.

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