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The Last Thing I Thought I Would Do in Lockdown but Here We Are

“Waking up every day and being disappointed about the inability to make future plans is no fun. So rather than be low-level sad about it, I’m going to do this instead.”

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12 Ways to Help Your Kids Master the Morning Routine

One tip? Cut the morning screen-time. Seriously.

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Hitting Rock Bottom

“I remember how awful I felt, just rotting from the inside out, from an infectious case of persistent guilt and shame. Vodka in my coffee cup would surely, at least temporarily, mute the deafening screams of reality.”

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These Spicy Snacks Aren’t Your Kids Goldfish!

Frank’s RedHot is spicing up your Goldfish crackers.

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22 Everyday Victories New Moms Should Celebrate

Give yourself a high-five for all these parenting wins. They (and you!) are worth celebrating.

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This Journal Is Anti-Racist & Every Kid Needs One

It’s the official companion to “This Book Is Anti-Racist.”

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We Lived in a Camper for 5 Months (Yes! Really!)

“It was an adventure that we would never forget. And guess what? It. was. an. adventure. we. would. never. forget. Ever. No, really, ever.”

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The Frightening World of Self-Injurious Behavior

“With therapies, medications, and love we will grow through this. We have to. It’s all we can do. We wake up every day and start all over just like everyone else.”

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Lindsay Ellingson: New Mom, Victoria Secret Model & Co-Founder of Wander Beauty

From the board room, to the changing room. These Power Parent moms share how they juggle it all

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Can You Survive Working From Home With Kids? These 4 Tips Can Help

“It was mid-July where I hit my working-from-home mom rock bottom so I made some changes. Here are my top sanity-saving tips for working from home with kids.”

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Failing to Prepare? Why Having a Morning Routine Is So Crucial

Photo: langll via pixabay
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail,” Ben Franklin
Well said, Ben, and that wisdom definitely applies to life with three kids; especially our morning routine.

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Letter Go: 10 Questions to Ask Your Penpal

Celebrate your child’s friendships new and old by starting penpal correspondence this summer!

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Introduce Your Little Ones to New Board Books Featuring Llama Llama & Spot

These classic characters are here with new adventures.

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Woman Explains Why Parents Are so Stressed & We Totally Agree

The work-life balance of parents is off kilter and this viral Facebook post explains why.

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This Baby’s Reaction to Her Mother’s Voice Is Everything

A coo and completely cute smile have made this baby a viral sensation.

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Bottoms Up: 10 Diaper Changing Hacks Every Parent Should Know

From mega blowouts to impossibly squirmy babies, diaper duty can be a challenge. Make it easier on yourself (and baby) with our top diaper-changing game changers.

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10 Warning Signs of Sleep Deprivation

Photo: Ruthi Davis Photography
How many can you check off?
1. You’re sitting up and staring at the computer, in a trance-like state with your mouth typically gaping open, until an awkward head jolt later when you realize you just fell…

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5 Tips to End Morning Meltdowns

Photo: Ruthi Davis Photography
Dear Confessional,
I am not a morning person at all. It’s actually really bad. Let me take you through a brief history of my wake ups. As a kid, I used to iron grip my covers…

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This Is What Mornings Are Like with a Daughter Who Has Debilitating Anxiety

Photo: Colleen at https://goodbyeanxietyhellojoy.com
My mind is awake long before the alarm chimes.  I am far from prepared to face another day, impending doom already settling in.  I know I must wake my daughter right away in order for her…

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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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Is Joanna Gaines Starting a Birthday Trend?

This is how Jo celebrates her bday!

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Getting Pumped for Work When You’re a Nursing Mama

As I am shifting back to work full time, here are my tips for nursing moms to smoothly transition to pumping at the office.

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If My Toddler Could Talk Like an Grownup, Here’s What She’d Tell You

Here’s what I imagine my toddler would say when she’s sleeping–if she could talk like a grownup.

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5 Questions That Can Save the World & Make Kindness Trend Again

When life feels chaotic and unstable, these questions can reenergize your spirit and refocus on what’s important.

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10 Signs You’re Ready for Another Baby 

Thinking about having another baby? Here are 10 signs it might be time to start trying.

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Amazon Echo Is FINALLY Getting This Music Perk We’ve Been Waiting For

It’s finally happening—Apple Music is coming to the Amazon Echo.

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This Is How Dax Shepard & Kristen Bell Teach Their Kids Gratitude

These celeb parents are shockingly down-to-earth when it comes to teaching their kids about staying humble.

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Science Proves “Sleep Like a Baby” Really Is a Lie

According to a new study, most babies don’t sleep through the night.

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What’s Keeping Your Kid Up at Night? Not Screen Time, Study Finds

Screen time might have some negative impacts on kids, but losing sleep isn’t one of them.

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8 Ways to Conquer Your Mornings Like a Boss

Include some of these tips into your daily ritual and we guarantee your morning routine will get easier.

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An Open Letter to All the Working Moms Out There

“From one working mom to another: you’ve got this.”

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