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Why It’s Ok to Not Be in Control

“Life is rarely convenient or perfect. And it’s OK. Our best decisions aren’t always going to be the best for others. And it’s OK. “

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These Must-Haves for Pregnancy & Postpartum Are Covered by Insurance

Every new mom and mom-to-be could use support, and not just the BFF kind.

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Preeclampsia or Paranoia?

“Always call your health care provider if you have a concern about symptoms you may be experiencing no matter how silly, panicked or complicated your question may be.”

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When It’s Not Love at First Sight

Many moms describe seeing their baby for the first time as love at first sight, their heart-swelling like a balloon. So, why didn’t I feel the love?

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This $10 Tool Promises to Stop Itchy Bug Bites

Could this be the solution you’ve been itching for?

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10 Jennifer Garner Quotes That Make Us Want to Join Her Mom Squad

A few of our favorite quotes from one awesome mom.

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A+ Advice on Recovering from a C-Section

Not sure what to expect after a C-section? Read this C-section recovery guide, complete with a timeline and tips.

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Beyonce Pens Powerful Essay about the Twins’ Scary Birth Story & Her Recovery

Beyonce opens up about her daunting childbirth experience in a powerful, candid essay for “Vogue.”

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12 Tips for Surviving a Summer Pregnancy

When the forecast calls for hot, hazy and humid, do your pregnant self a favor and try our tips for staying cool and comfortable.

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Jennifer Garner Dropped This Music Video about Motherhood & It’s So Very True

Jennifer Garner’s musical tribute to moms is everything.

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New Disney Parks App Will Make Waiting in Line More Like Playtime

If you’re going to a Disney Park, you know waiting in lines is part of the fun—but now Disney Parks wants to make waiting in line fun, too!

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12 Things You’ll Wish You Knew Before Giving Birth

Worrying about the unknowns of giving birth? Here are a few things we wish we knew before the big day.

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Spring Forecast… Are Your Kids Ready?

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Spring is here! The weather is warming up and flu season is almost over! This is the time of year for sun, fun, and relaxation.  Unfortunately with the warm weather comes a different group of illnesses and…

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Spring Allergies… Are You Ready?

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Spring is here! The weather is warming up and flu season is almost over! This is the time of year for sun, fun, and relaxation. Unfortunately as the snow begins to melt away and the flowers begin…

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My Children: Which One Might Become a Serial Killer?

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You try not to think it, you really do, but in today’s culture it’s difficult. I mean the parent-blaming is everywhere. So when serial killers and even regular murderers show up on the news or on “Criminal Minds” or…

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The Pregnant Truth

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While I turn to my baby books from time to time just to make sure I am not crazy (it never works–I’m usually crazy), I still find them demoralizing. Most of the books will tell you some…

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A Parent’s Guide to Mosquito Bite Allergies

Summer’s here…and so are the promises of long days spent playing in the water or out in the backyard or camping in the woods.  Unfortunately, all of these pursuits can bring you into contact with mosquitos. And while nearly everyone…

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Ditch the TV: 5 Best Theater Shows for Kids

If swelling orchard farm parking lots and sibling pumpkin rivalries are diluting your fall bliss, slip everyone into cute cardigans and boots and head to the theater instead. The D.C. scene is rich with options for families. We give you an inside peek.

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Get Yoga! Best San Francisco Yoga Resources for Moms

Whether you’re pregnant or post-natal, and looking for the right way to exercise, yoga is calling your name. According to San Francisco Prenatal Yoga, the benefits include strengthening muscles used in childbirth, stretching the body to enhance flexibility, and decreasing pregnancy-related discomforts like nausea, swelling, and joint sensitivity. If you’re already hooked on yoga, you probably don’t want to stop. The next step is finding the right instructor who understands prenatal (and postnatal) techniques and considerations. Read More

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