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Wonder-ful! Gal Gadot Announces Birth of Third Daughter, Daniella

She and husband Jaron Varsano welcome their third child together!

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10 Signs You Are a Working Mom Virtually Schooling Kids during a Global Pandemic

We are all in the same boat, or at the very least, can relate to numbers 7 & 10.

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Haiku for You: Simple Poetry for Kids

Today is National Haiku Day! Teach your kiddos this simple form of three-line poetry with a few easy tips.

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The Keds x HATCH Collection Is Dreamy Style for Moms on the Go

Now you’ll be comfortable and stylish while chasing down those kiddos.

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11 Phrases That Will Get Your Kids to Listen (No Joke!)

If there’s one thing parents learn rather quickly, it’s that the words “kid” and “listen” are not always compatible.

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To the Mom Alone in the Dark, I’ll Sit with You

“​​​​​​​If you’re a parent of a special needs child, a new parent, or a lost parent and you find yourself in the dark literally or figuratively, know that I understand you.”

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The 3 Tips You Need to Get Your Kids to Sleep

“Between winter sniffles, inconsistent school schedules, and daylight savings, even the best sleepers can find themselves disrupted.”

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We Need to Erase This Word

“There is no correct way to use this word.”

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Losing & Finding Joy

“I hold tight to the fact that I know I’m not the only one. I am not alone in the challenge of mothering. I continue to remind myself that this is not forever. And It may take a little work, but if I look hard enough, I can always find the joy.”

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4 Need-to-Know Ways to Develop Patient Parenting

“Patient and parenting are not often words you find in the same sentence when you’re a parent, but with a little focus and help, you can make patient parenting a way of life.”

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Beauty Products That’ll Make You Look Refreshed (Even When You’re Exhausted)

There are plenty of products that aim to help you look refreshed and bright-eyed, even if you didn’t get enough zzzs the night before.

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To the Mom Parenting a Child with Aggression Issues

“I see your eyes, darkened with sadness, your cheeks, tear-stained from not just the physical pain but the emotional pain. I know your fear. I live it too.”

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Too Tired to Read? 7 Shortcuts for Bedtime Read-alouds

“Even if you’re wiped out, there are so many different ways to enjoy words and pictures with your little one.”

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I’m a New Stay at Home Mom & I Was Not Expecting This

“Due to the start of the COVID pandemic, and being four months pregnant, I was unexpectedly laid off. I did not expect the transition to be as difficult as it was.”

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The Day I Finally Lost It

“Everything felt hard today. I couldn’t prioritize or make the right decisions. So I walked and I cried. And I never cry. I just don’t, ever. But today, I couldn’t fight it.”

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7 Reasons to Book a Staycation at Viceroy Washington DC

Play tourist in your own town at DC’s trendiest new hotel.

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I’m a Pediatric Sleep Consultant, Here’s How I Get My Kids to Sleep

Like many families, you may be finding yourself scrambling to get your family back into a healthy sleep routine. This expert is here to help.

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Is Your Kid Regressing? Here’s What You Can Do About It

“Humans are not meant to be or feel isolated. But, this too shall pass. For now, we need to do whatever we and our kids need to get through until it’s finally time to get off this ride and stand on solid ground again.”

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Now You Can Get a Rainbow Christmas Tree for the Holiday Season

Somewhere over the rainbow—there’s a tree!

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An Open Letter to the “Lazy” Mother in the Grocery Store

“There is a pervasive assumption that mothers should be ‘on’ at all times.”

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I Said ‘Yes’ to Everything & Now I Am Glad I Did

“Lately, my days seem spent saying ‘no’– no playdates, no pool parties, no movie theaters; I want to cram in every ‘yes’ I can.”

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Wash Your Hands with Baby Shark

Now there is a catchy new tune to sing while washing your hands.

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Motherhood is a Neverending Exam

I have been a Mother for 2.5 years now. It really does require complete patience. Being a Mother is the most unselfish thing I have ever done in my life. I am constantly thinking of someone else. Not just someone else.…

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5 Genius Parenting Hacks That Will Change Your Life

These five tried-and-true methods for stopping questionable or bad behavior in its tracks are clever, respectful and really do work.

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How to Help Make a Family Vacation Fun for Everyone

Follow these tips for an Instagram-worthy vacation the kids will be sure to remember.

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Now You Can Match Your Mini-Me with New Limited-Edition Little Birdies

Pint-sized slippers that match mom are just what festive feet need this holiday season.

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8 Things to Never Say to a Pregnant Woman & 1 Thing You Should

Avoid putting your foot in your mouth when speaking to a woman with a baby in her belly. Here’s what not to say and one thing you should. Mamas, how many have you heard?

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Life Lessons from a Sweet Tooth

Photo: Ruthi Davis Photography
Dear Confessional,
I’m sorry, but life is not “like a box of chocolates,” because if it were, then each bite would be sweet and probably not last more than 10 minutes in my hands (especially if they were…

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This Mom Held a Job Fair When Her Kids Asked for Money

This mom is looking to hire a few good kids.

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A Love Letter to Moms

It is hard being the sun and rain and night and day for these little ones, but remember to honor and love yourself as much as you do your children.

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