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Create an Epic New Dad Survival Kit

This new dad survival kit gets your man geared up for his new duties.

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Sleep Health Is Maternal Health: Why Better Sleep Habits Matter

“You don’t have to hold your exhaustion up as proof of your parenthood or accept sleepless nights. You and your baby deserve a better night’s sleep.”

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How to Tame Your Child’s Sleep Monster

“Physically, kids who do not get enough sleep are at risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, smaller stature, weakened immune system, and obesity.”

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What I Did on That Horrible Parenting Day (When Poop Flew Everywhere!)

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All I want is a cup of coffee. Hot, dark coffee to start the day. But the baby is crying, the toddler is whining and, even though I’m doing my best, I still I can’t seem to make…

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5 Ways Lockdown Is like Postpartum

“Be very gentle with yourself right now in this pandemic time. You are in a deep process that is similar to postpartum, and it is very complex and intense.”

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What You Need to Know about Postpartum

Postpartum is a time when society says women should be overjoyed with their new baby but is often fraught with complex emotions, utter exhaustion, conflicting feelings, too many opinions and not enough help.

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Epic Baby Sleep Guide: Expert Advice & What to Expect in the First Year

Want to know how to create good sleep habits for your baby and which sleep tools really work? Read on for expert tips to baby sleep.

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Let’s Get Physical! The Gear & Tips New Moms Need to Get Active

Here’s how to carve out the time and find the motivation to exercise after having a baby.

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365 Days With You: My 1st Year of Motherhood

Photo: Erin Lem
When my son was born I was constantly told to enjoy this phase, it all passes so fast. I would smile and nod, but really wanted to ask: do you even remember what having an infant is…

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How Long Do Parents Lose Sleep After Having a Kid? You Should Probably Sit Down

We’re honestly amazed you’re even awake right now to read this.

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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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My Daughter Was the One Who Taught Me How to Parent

“After a year or so of trying to force my square-shaped daughter into a round hole, I took a sharp left turn out of the land of ‘typical parenting’ and into the land of ‘what can I do to help?'”

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Quarantined in Motherhood

“I don’t want to post COVID haircuts or snaps of homemade bread. Maybe tomorrow will be different, but I’m not going to pretend it’s all right when it’s not.”

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17 Ways to Stay Awake When You’re Exhausted

These can’t-miss tips will help you stay awake, no matter how many hours of sleep you got!

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Thank You, Boobs

“I sobbed. I blubbered. I was breathless, unable to utter a sentence. My husband insisted on video chatting with me from work. He praised me for being strong but I was going to miss spending time with that sweet little baby, who always held my hand as he fed.”

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The Ultimate Jet Lag Survival Guide for Parents

If you have big plans for Spring Break—especially if you’re traveling overseas—you’ll want to check this out.

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Why a Good Night’s Sleep Is So Important for Teens

From increased anxiety to driving accidents, bad sleep habits and sleep deprivation can spell big trouble for your teenager.

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5 Ways to Connect with Your Kids without Technology

Technology often gets used to replace quality time we could be spending with our children. For parents who might want to connect with their kids more, while disconnecting, here are five helpful tips.

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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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Mission to Succeed

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Uncovering the secrets to achieve true success when a tireless work ethic isn’t enough.
Exhaustion and sleep deprivation are completely underrated. When the barrage of personal and professional to-do tasks receive their final checkmarks, When the kids…

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The Ultimate Diaper Bag Packing List

A guide to packing your diaper bag so you don’t forget something important like your wallet or wipes!

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5 Ways That Helped My Child with Autism Sleep Better

While every kid is different, these are the best ways we’ve managed to help solve some of our daughter’s sleeping issues.

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When Skies Are Gray: Under the Cloud of Postpartum Depression

We had prayed for this. For three years we struggled to conceive a child. Now she was here—but where was I? We had asked for this, spent money and energy to have this. I should be happy, I thought. The guilt of this overwhelmed me.

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Prince William Welcomed His New Nephew with the Perfect Dad Joke

The Duke of Cambridge is excited about being an uncle.

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A Letter to My “First Baby”

Everything was about to change. And you, my sweet pup, would no longer be an “only child.”

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Bedtime Shouldn’t Be a Nightmare. Here Are 5 Ways to Get the Kids to Sleep

“Something had to give, which is what sent me searching for new bedtime strategies.”

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: Mar. 29, 2019

Keeping your weekend funny with our weekly roundup of hilarious tweets on parenting.

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It’s Not Too Late: Resolutions for Parents Strapped for Time

Is that you?  Are you feeling as if you should have made New Year’s resolutions, but haven’t yet because you know you can’t possibly fit one more thing into your life?  You know you need time for work in the…

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: October 12, 2018

Tweet tweet! Funnies from our fave Twitter parents.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: September 21, 2018

Funny tweets to give you a laugh this weekend.

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World’s Most Obvious Study Reveals Having More Kids Ages You Faster

It’s not all bad news—but the math doesn’t lie.

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