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18 Swimsuits You Can Order from Amazon That Are Perfect for Moms

Every body is a beach body and these suits will help you feel your best this season.

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New Survey Reveals What It’s Really Like Trying to Conceive

Here’s what real parents have to say about TTC.

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Why Does Everything Have to Be Fun?

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My husband used to accuse me of not knowing how to have fun. And he was right, sort of, in the sense that his ways of having fun and mine were (and are) very different. Now, as I…

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11 Walk-Up Windows to Grab Food on the Go

Not quite ready to re-join the sit-down scene? Step right up and grab a bite to-go instead.

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Let’s Talk About Text: How to Prepare Preteen Girls for the Pressure to Sext

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“What exactly is sexting?” one mom asked me the other day, with a hint of embarrassment. I assured her not to worry as the digital lexicon changes as fast as her preteen’s moods and energy levels. I explained…

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4 Steps to Emerge from “Mommy Rut”

“That’s when I woke up and realized that I was in the midst of “Mommy Rut,” even in my 30-something years.” Find out how to deal.

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This Video of Blue Ivy Totally Embarrassed by Her Parents Is Every Kid

Raise your hand if you’ve ever been embarrassed by your parents. *Blue Ivy raises hand emphatically*

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Learning to Love Our Post-Baby Bodies

Kate Middleton’s photo leaving the hospital after giving birth to baby number three has a lot of women talking about what giving birth and post-birth bodies actually look like.
It’s a perfect time to talk about a subject I’ve been…

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A Letter to My Husband

“Our journey through IVF has been emotional. I hope your heart is fuller now being called a father.”

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Kristen Bell’s Pregnancy Photos Are Legit Delivery Room #Goals

All moms can relate to mesh panties and this throwback post.

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This Hairstyle Is Making a Comeback and It’s Better Than Ever!

Check out the new trend that may just throw your beauty routine into a spin.

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Why This Christmas Sweater Is Trending With Moms

This fashion trend is definitely making a big impression.

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Amazon Fashion and Mogul Mama Drew Barrymore Team Up

If you’re a Drew Barrymore fan, then you’re going to love her latest lifestyle brand on Amazon Fashion.

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This Hilarious Fall-Themed “Dudeoir” Photo Shoot Will Get You Giggling

This Nashville-based photographer nailed her husband’s photo shoot.

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Yes, Matthew McConaughey Really Did Give out Free Turkeys to an Entire Town

The actor recently teamed up with Wild Turkey and Butterball to deliver turkeys to the residents of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.

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How I’ve Learned to Say No (Without Feeling Bad)

Oh, hellllll no…

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What actually happens when we do something that we don’t want to do?
I am not talking about going to the gym when we don’t feel like it. Or, getting out of…

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4 Tried & True Tips to Become a Rockstar Single Dad

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Single dads often get a bum rap. Remember these four guidelines to make it look easy!
1. YOU ARE A ROCKSTAR. BEHAVE ACCORDINGLY.

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Repeat after me: “I AM. A ROCKSTAR.” No, not that…

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Work Your Abs Out…From Laughing

Why can’t we all just be as happy as these participants of the 1988 Crystal Light National Aerobics Championships? I can not tell you how hard I laughed when I watched the full YouTube video of the opening ceremony. You…

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Why Everyone in a Relationship Should Read Romance Novels

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Romance novels get a bad rap. People like to think of them as lowbrow, smut, and/or exclusively for women. I’m not here to defend romance novels as a genre, although I’ve certainly done that in the past.…

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2017 Fashion Trends – Year Of The Mom

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The other night I got sucked into the vortex of mindless internet browsing when I came across fashion trend predictions for 2017. Guys, I am giddy with excitement over what is in store for fashion. I am pretty…

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A Visual Look at the Dreaded Mom Hangover

The splitting headache at 6 a.m. The bombardment of amplified sounds and lights before you can guzzle down your first cup of coffee. The whiff of a urine soaked diaper propelling you to the nearest bathroom to throw that coffee…

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Ed Sheeran Reigns as King Of The Friend Zone

The “Friend Zone” is the worst possible space to be in.
Picture this: You have a best friend. You spend 99% of your time with this person. You do pretty much everything other couples do, in fact most people think…

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Dads Of Twitter and Why We Love Them

A genuinely engaged, honest and funny dad is probably the sexiest thing on the planet. If I was going to make a Sexy Dads Of Twitter Calendar (and I am seriously considering that), these would me my top candidates.

I…

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The 4 Benefits Of Married Sex You Didn’t See Coming

I meet my friend Geraldine at a hip, local eatery in the heart of Abbot Kinney in Venice Beach. Over our poached kale and egg salads with a side of chickpeas I notice my firecracker friend is uncharacteristically glum.
“I…

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10 Reasons Single Motherhood Rocks

10 Reasons Single Motherhood Rocks!

Pleasing kids is hard. Pleasing a spouse is sometimes harder. Having one less person to take care of kind of has its benefits.
 

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Want to watch that romantic drama…

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These Notes From Teachers Are Too Funny

Kids can say and do the darndest things, even when they’re at school. And when things get too out of hand, teachers or school officials will send the student home with a note. Fortunately for us, some notes home are…

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Bunnies Who Made It Big: Famous Rabbits To Know

From battery-operated bunnies who were big in the ’80s to big-screen stars like Roger and Bugs, we present a who’s who of rock star rabbits.

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Date Night: Where to Go Without the Kids in Tow

Read on for six spots to fly your fun flag and enjoy a night on the town without your tots in tow.

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Cozy Patio Dining in Winter

Spring may be on it’s way, but the skies ares still that familiar grey here in Seattle. Even with unpredictable downpours and chilly evenings, we won’t let that stop us from enjoying a night outside over a glass of wine.…

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4 New Turkish Bites That Leave Hummus In The Dust

Think Turkish food is all dolmas, hummus and baklava? Think again. A crop of new and established modern Turkish restaurants meld local, organic ingredients and classic dishes, creating some eye-opening Turkish flavors. Here are new takes on tartare, pot pie,…

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Date Night: 12 Romantic Restaurants Perfect for Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day again! That means its time to take off the jeans, get that sexy dress out of hiding and put some much needed spark back into your relationship. Just because you’ve got kids that doesn’t mean you can’t…

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Date Night: Capitol Hill

For this week’s edition of Date Night, our partners up in the Emerald City bring us to Capitol Hill, a neighborhood alive with culture, historical landmarks, and day and night entertainment. Seattle Magazine divulges the best spots to eat, drink,…

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