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Being a Mom Is the Same As Working 2.5 Full-Time Jobs, Says this Study

Finally, research proves what moms have known all along.

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Friends, I Feel You

“Friends, I know it’s hard. Let’s all lean in on each other. Through each other’s strength and support, we will be lifted and rise above.”

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These Pacifiers Are Helping Babies in a Special Way

They’re just as cute as the tiny heart warriors they help.

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Read Every Parenting Book You Can—Then Toss Them All in the Trash

Photo: Sonal Patel-Saraiya
There’s a certain lure to self-help books. Especially if you’re anything like me. I’m always on the quest for more knowledge, always the perpetual student. 
I’m always either trying to constantly look for ways to better myself…

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Why I Think We Should Go Back to Simpler Times

It might surprise most people to know that through most of human history we were hunter-gatherers. For tens of thousands of years we travelled in small bands of “Sapiens,” foraging for our food.
In fact, it wasn’t until the “Agricultural…

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The North Face Launches Free Virtual Camp Experience

This unique summer camp will introduce kids to the wonders of exploration.

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Nothing like a Crisis to Find Ourselves Again

“As we navigate through these uncertain times, I hope we all use the space to refuel and rebuild our humanity. Pushing through tough moments, even when it feels impossible, is exactly when we have our most meaningful breakthroughs.”

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Scholastic Is Hosting a Virtual Book Fest TODAY

In a well-timed move that coincides with surviving the first week home with the kids, Scholastic is hosting a Home Base Virtual Book Fest! The online celebration will be a time where authors and kids from all over the world…

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To the Mothers who Struggle With Postpartum Depression

Two and a half years ago I was in the hospital gazing down at my newborn and I couldn’t stop the tears. The tears signified helplessness, confusion and anxiety. I knew the cries were from postpartum depression. This wasn’t the…

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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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The “Jumanji: The Next Level” Final Trailer Is Here & It’s Going to Be a Wild Ride

The game is looking a lot different this time around and you’ll get to finally see a sneak of the film that hits theaters in December.

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10 Practical Skills All Children Need

Want to give your kids the best chance for a successful future? Here are ten practical skills children will need to thrive in our fast-changing world.

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This Starbucks Smash Cake Photoshoot Is an Adorable Ode to Caffeine

What screams first year of motherhood more than coffee?

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This Video Totally Nails How We All Feel about Winter Break Right Now

Pump the brakes and pull up a chair, moms—this one’s for you.

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5 Traditions to Start This Holiday Season

Creating memories through family traditions for the holidays are a great way to help ease the stress of this time of year.

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What Do Preemie Babies Need Most? Coffee, New Research Suggests

Caffeine can do so much more than just wake you up in the morning.

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Honey, We Need to Talk about This Rough Patch We’re Going Through

“Let’s face it. We’re going through a rough spot.”

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Which Grocery Stores Are Open on Christmas Day? More Than You’d Think

Forget the Christmas dessert? These stores can save your holiday.

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Where to Buy Everything from Joanna Gaines’ Stylish Nursery for Her Son, Crew

Give your nursery a touch of that Magnolia by Joanna Gaines’ style, no shiplap needed.

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Heads Up, Travelers: There Will Be Traffic Like WHOA on July 4th

Make sure you factor in a few extra hours before you hit the road this July 4th.

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5 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat with Your Kids

Summer vacation is here, and here’s how to beat the heat.

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Red-Hot Fun! Chicago Firehouses Kids Can Tour

Educational, fun and free. What’s not to love? Read on to find out how to meet and learn about real-life superheroes.

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The One Things Parents Hate Talking About, But They Really Need To

While none of us wants to think about the worst happening, we need to prepare ourselves and our children for these events—no matter how unlikely they are.

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Claire’s Accessories Expected to File for Bankruptcy & Our Inner Teen Is Crying

The popular accessories store is reportedly filing for Chapter 11.

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Here’s How You Can Get FREE Starbucks Gift Cards

Earning a free cup of joe has never been easier.

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Kristen Bell’s Latest Instagram Photos Are a Study in Pure MomLife

Even celeb moms know the grocery store struggle is real.

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Here’s Exactly Why You Get Morning Sickness, According to Science

This discovery could help doctors treat those unpleasant symptoms.

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This Is How to Survive Even the Worst Sleep Regression

Did you know your baby will go through three major sleep regressions during his or her first year of life? I bet you didn’t think about that when you first wanted to get pregnant: Sleep regressions, what now? Yes—this is…

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Crying Babies on Planes Might Be a Thing of the Past

This airline is hoping to find the solution to soothing babies in the sky.

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Thanks to Netflix Air Travel With Kids Could Get Much Easier

This new partnership could make flying the friendly skies a whole lot more family-friendly.

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