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How to Help Your Child Manage Their Anxiety When You Have Anxiety Too

“You aren’t expected to manage your stress right every time. The cool thing about having a kid is that they force us to grow into the type of people we want to be because we, whether we choose to or not, lead by example.”

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Mother to Mother: Moms Share Their Best Baby Advice

These are real-life parenting tips you need in your life.

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The Real Reason Motherhood Is So Hard

The real reason being a mom today is so hard? The guilt and expectations of motherhood and womanhood are all-encompassing and exhausting.

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Pandemic Parenting: Managing Stress without Substances

“COVID-19 has caused both an increase in our stress levels and a rise in alcohol sales. We asked mental health experts for tips on how to relax without pouring that glass of wine.”

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Yikes! This Pandemic Has Made Me Feel like I Was a New Mom Again

“How am I managing this second round of new parenthood level stress? I try to imagine I am talking to the new-mom me nine years ago and here are the 7 things I wish she had known or thought to do.”

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9 Tips to Help Get Your Kid to Wear a Face Mask

“As a parent, this is the kind of challenge you deal with all the time—whether it’s veggies or flossing, there’s always something you need your kid to do that they don’t want to do but hopefully these mask-wearing tips will help!”

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Motivate Your Kid to Do Their Chores With These 3 Simple Steps

“Having the ability and inner strength to follow through with the boring but necessary task in any job is a gift that will forever be with your kids and set them up for success in whatever career path they choose.”

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Top Money Saving Tips for New Moms

“Whether you’re expecting or just welcomed a new arrival into your family, these tips and tricks are a sure way to save you money so you can spend less time worrying about finances and more time with your new bundle of joy.”

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Self-Care & Survival Strategies: 3 Books All New Moms Should Read

Get the answers you need, brilliant suggestions for self-care, and a whole lot of laughs with these three great reads for new moms.

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A Parent’s (And Personal Trainer’s) Guide to Staying Healthy & Active

“With no gyms, no in-person personal trainers, and no support, can parents remain healthy and active during a mandatory shelter-in-place order? Absolutely—with a little planning of course.”

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5 Tips for When You Are a Parent and a Caregiver

Finding balance as a parent and a caregiver can be difficult, but it is possible. These tips will help you get into a rhythm that works for your family.

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Finding Your Goodness During Quarantine

“Try, try try, I implore you to find a moment in a week for yourself, to have a self-love moment. We all need it.”

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10 Lessons I Learned from My Grandparents

“Grandparents are great—they are treasure troves of life experiences and can teach us priceless lessons.”

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Sesame Street Parent PSA

New PSA from “Sesame Street” Reminds Parents to Take Time for Themselves

Elmo’s dad has a message for parents everywhere. Sesame Street knows how much hard work is going into working from home and helping with distance learning. They made a new PSA to remind parents to take a moment for themselves. …

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Helpful Adjustments to Make at Home During COVID-19

“The best thing we can do for our families is to have patience, understanding, and flexibility. Give yourself and your community grace, and take things day by day.”

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Managing Relationships within Your Quarantined Home

Is the close proximity to your loved ones working on your nerves? Try these tactics to turn your frustration and annoyances around before you lose your cool.

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How to Find Your Perfect Moms Group

When you find your mom tribe, not only will you get loads of play opportunities for your child, you’ll also get much-needed social interaction for yourself.

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Childcare Made Easy with New App for Chicago Parents

This new app founded by two Chicago moms makes finding safe, reliable (and last-minute!) care for your kids a breeze.

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Where to Chill: Winter Getaways the Kids Will Love

Head for the hills! Or the waterpark! Or a beachy retreat! We’ve got ideas on where to take a break this season.

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Being a Third-Time Mom Is Way Easier than Being a First-Time Mom

“If you are pregnant with your third and wondering how in the world you are going to get it all done? I’ve got news for you. You will. And you will do it well.”

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Why You Need a Mom Break and How to Take One

“Remember mama, you are a vital part of your family. You’re more than just a worker, you are a life-giver and source of inspiration. So treat yourself and give yourself a break.”

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5 Crucial Lessons Only Moms Can Learn (Once They Become Moms)

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We’re all learning here…and I every intention to turn my challenges into lessons and allow them to support others (usually when we feel the least supported). I’m still new at this whole mom thing. So far, I’ve learned…

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5 Tips for Surviving a Family Vacation

No one can be happy all the time, but with a little bit of planning, a lot of patience and these five tips, you can survive your family vacation with a wealth of happy memories.

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3 Tips for Traveling with a Nursing Baby

Getting ready to travel with a new baby may seem daunting but setting aside additional time to focus on you and your baby’s needs will help ensure a smooth vacation.

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3 Things Divorced Parents Need to Know

Divorce is always tough but can be especially hard for children. Here are three things every parent, going through a divorce, should know.

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Hatch Baby Rest: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

This device can deliver more ZZZs and peace of mind to moms this Mother’s Day and beyond.

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Stay-At-Home Moms Deserve Work-Life Balance, Too—Here’s How

It’s safe to say that mom life is never boring.

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How to Identify & Solve Your Kid’s School Struggles

Our expert tips will help you figure out what’s up with your little scholar.

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Here’s Why Every Mom Really Needs a Solo Vacation

“A real-live trip for more than one night away from the kids and by myself? How is that even possible?”

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11 Positive Parenting Tactics to Try First—Before You Lose Your Cool

Positive parenting helps to create children who have a healthy self-esteem, are less aggressive and who tend to have better family bonds.

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14 Super Simple Mom Hacks to Save Your Skin This Winter

With five minutes or less to spare, here are some of go-to winter skincare tips for moms.

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Morning Rituals That Refuel My Mommy Soul

“You already have a morning routine. A few tweaks to it can make your day—and your life—so much better.”

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10 Ways to Achieve a Work-Life Balance as a New Mom

How do you balance work and life when you’re also a mom and wife? Read one for 10 ways to take better care of yourself.

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