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Breastfeeding Must-Haves All Nursing Moms Need

If you choose to breastfeed, you need these tips and awesome tools to make nursing more comfortable for you and baby.

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When Motherhood Isn’t a Fairytale

“Looking back now, I know I had a postpartum. But I didn’t realize it then. I just thought this is what motherhood is. None of the moms I knew talked about this stuff. And I felt ashamed that I was having these feelings.”

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Ditch the Mom Guilt & Take a Day Off

“I hope to replace my striving for constant productivity with a new truth: my work will remain incomplete, but that doesn’t mean I’ve failed as a mother. In fact, it means I’m learning to live a more purposeful life.”

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30 Mom-Founded Clothing Brands Our Editors Love

The best baby, kids and maternity clothing out there!

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I’m a SAHM Turned Working Mom

“When I had my first baby, I quit my job and never looked backed…until now.”

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Win Back 30+ Minutes in Your Day, New Moms!

Yes, you can regain time in your busy day. Here are mom-tested strategies that work!

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Mom Hacks to Help Every Day Life

I’ve curated a small list of little things, that when added up can really make all the difference in moms filling their own cup, before they pour into others.

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The Best Facebook Groups for NYC Parents

Just because you can’t meet in person right now doesn’t mean you can’t get support—and make friends—online. Here’s where to do it!

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The Truth about Mom Brain

“There is just so much to remember that your brain is in a constant state of thinking about random things, like if you put your toddler’s sippy cup back in the fridge before you went to work or if you will find it in a month in the bottom of the toy chest.”

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Got Mommy Brain? 4 Simple Activities That Will Help Improve Your Memory

Being a mom takes a lot out of us—including our memory. Try these four activities to boost your mental stamina and maybe you’ll even remember where you last put your phone and keys.

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What Happened to My Heart After I Had a Second Baby

“One minute my heart was one size, the next minute—its size had doubled.”

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This One-Touch Birth Control Patch Could Be a Game-Changer for Women

A promising new type of birth control could mean you’ll never worry about forgetting your birth control again.

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The Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions (& How to Keep Them in 2019)

Need help keeping your resolutions? We’ve got some tips.

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Common Mom Ailments & How to Solve Them

Here are our top #momproblems and the home remedies to solve them.

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The Day I Broke My Daughter’s Finger Nearly Broke Me

Well after the splint comes off, after the pain subsides and the bones heal—here’s hoping that all my daughter remembers is the love.

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6 New Smithsonian Museum Exhibits The Kids Will Love

Just in time for summer break the Smithsonian museums have some awesome new exhibits that kids 10 and under will love (and so will their parents).

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My Healthy Mom Quiz: Was I Healthier Before or After My Kids?

Since motherhood tends to change every aspect of your life, including style, love, holidays it’s no surprise that your health can be transformed as well. Now two kids deep, I decided to dive into 8 different aspects of my health…

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10 Celebs Who Totally Get Us

They know what it means to be a mom—failed baked goods, tantrums and all.

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How Devotional Journaling Changed the Way I Think about Parenting

Here’s why every night, just before bed, parents should pick up a pen and journal.

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4 More Things to Do While Feeding Your Baby

Every mom has this seemingly idle time when she breast or bottle feeds her child. This time need not be squandered by surfing your phone aimlessly. Instead here are four productive things you could do while you feed your baby.…

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Science Says Forgetful Pregnancy “Baby Brain” Is Actually Real

You’re not losing your mind—you’re just pregnant.

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If You’ve Ever Thought You Had Mommy Brain, Check This Out

Losing gray matter after childbirth is a real thing and this blogger posted her story of just how bad mommy brain can be.

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6 Things Not to Say to Me as a Stay-at-Home Mom

Any stay-at-home parent can tell you that taking care of kids all day, every day (and night), is a never-ending, exhausting, thankless task.
It may seem mysterious to others (even our spouse) as to what we actually do, and everyone…

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Here’s a Great Reason to Take a Photo of Your Stove Before You Travel

Headed out of town? Use this simple hack to ease your mind.

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Amazon Prime Is Joining Apple TV to Make Screen Time Less Complicated

Watching your kid’s favorite shows just got easier.

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Organizing Saved me When Babies Ruled my Day and my Night

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We left our friends and family in California and moved to Seattle with a two-year-old and a six-month-old in tow. Without family and friends, I was lonely. Nighttime feedings made me perpetually exhausted. I was hormonal, overwhelmed and…

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Study Proves Pregnancy Brain Is Totally Real

Photo: Kelly Huljev

Have you ever lost your keys only to find them later in the fridge? Or gotten in the car and forgotten where you’re going? At some point during pregnancy every woman (and her friends and family) will…

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Dear New Mama

Photo: Melissa Grooves Photography
Dear New Mama,
Welcome to motherhood. Buckle up. This will surely be the most transformative event of your life. Words may not even be able to describe what you are in for. There will be more frustration…

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7 Post-Baby Workout Fads That Really Work

Ready to reclaim your pre-pregnancy bod, but can’t bear to do another boring sit-up? Shake things up with one of these exercise crazes.

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12 Apps & Alerts Every Chicago Parent Should Have

Smartphones ready! There’s an app to help you park, pay your dinner bill and even find a potty.

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Two’s Company: Baby & Me Adventures

New parents gotta get out of the house to avoid the stir crazies! These classes provide stimulating bonding time – and you just might meet new friends that will last a lifetime.

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