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Tiny Birth Stories: The One Where Mom Gave Birth in a Cab Twice

Here are five birth stories that will have you laughing, crying and nodding your head in solidarity. 

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First Came Love, Marriage & Then a Transplant

“My husband was about to sacrifice his life and it was all for me. That is the kind of love that every girl dreams of, but just not quite like this.”

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The Hard Truth about Working at Home with a Baby

“Think working from home with a baby sounds like a dream? Well, wait until you read this.”

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Kellan & Brittany Lutz Welcome Baby Girl

The “Twilight” actor and his wife welcome their first child.

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My New Forever

“I couldn’t bear to think about forever then, I could barely think of what would happen between now and his next birthday. I just needed to get through today.”

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Are You Going through the Motions or Living Your Life?

“At some point, I lost a bit of myself along the way of raising my children. I let go of my passions and only focused on what made my children happy. And the funny thing is, I didn’t even know it.”

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How Self Love Got Me through High School

“This girl, as miserable as she was, woke up each day, maybe a bit shaky and not as strong as she hoped to be, and placed one foot in front of the other, saying a silent prayer for this day to move along and to find some joy.”

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Working Moms, a Pandemic & Our Breaking Point

“We need you to treat us like you would expect to be treated. We are your employees, your constituents, your friends, your neighbors, the people passing you on the street. And we are tired. We are struggling. We are barely making it day to day.”

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How I Soak in the Small Moments

“I have learned that parenting can feel how I imagined it to be, even if the circumstances of what it looks like are different.”

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Lockdown Made Me a Better Parent. Here’s Why

“In the beginning, I have to say, I was a terrible parent. Every morning I would be glued to my phone, checking the latest coronavirus numbers and getting stressed about our lack of progress, all the while totally ignoring my children.”

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It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

“I will always fight for my son and his quality of life and I will be happy when we have our victories, but man, some nights when he goes to bed, I can cry and ask why and cry some more.”

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Tiny Birth Stories: The One with the Japanese Highway Birth

Here are five birth stories that will have you laughing, crying and nodding your head in solidarity. 

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A Nature Lover’s Dream Trip & the Lessons about Family & Resiliency

“During stress-filled times, let’s remember to get our kids into nature so they, too, can find peace, clarity, and simplicity—and are reminded what it is to live.”

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Dear Time, I Have a Something to Tell You

“I’m begging you. You don’t have to go so fast now,’ I say.”

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Amy Schumer Shares Details about Her Scary C-Section

The comedian didn’t have the easiest labor and delivery.

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This Is Three (Nonstop Tantrums & Epic Cuddlefests)

Three is the Jekyll and Hyde of the toddler world. Not only does it mean epic toddler tantrums with an unreasonable little human but also heart-filling experiences with a child where every day is an exploration of love, learning, and adventure.

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Parents React to the Polar Vortex & We’re Like “Same” (Also, BRRR)

While the kids might be enjoying their time off from school for the ultimate snow day, parents have a few other thoughts on the issue.

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How Organizing My Home Brought Me Closer to My Son

I started watching Netflix’s “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” with my son and it’s so much more than a shared TV show we both happen to enjoy.

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Idina Menzel Thinks She’s a “Bad Mom” for This Common Mistake

Here’s what happened when the Tooth Fairy forgot to stop by Elsa’s house.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: October 12, 2018

Tweet tweet! Funnies from our fave Twitter parents.

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Kristen Bell Got All the Birthday Love from Her Kids in Sweet IG Post

Kristen Bell’s IG post shows off her birthday splendor from her kids.

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Seeing the World Through My Kids’ Eyes Has Changed Me

All it takes is getting down on my toddlers’ level and taking a good look around.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: June 1, 2018

Tweets from parents who are well on their way to the summer crazies.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: May 25, 2018

When you weren’t trying to listen to a robot’s recording of Yanny and Laurel this week (it was SO Yanny), you were probably chasing around the kiddos. But it’s time to sit back and relax. Take some time for yourself…

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Why Moms Feel All the Emotions—& That’s Okay

It’s almost midnight and I think I’ve cried at least three times today. The first time was this morning, up bright and early at the pediatrician’s office. I’d made an appointment the night before when my daughter was up coughing…

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: April 13, 2018

Thank you, Twitter parents for making us laugh this week.

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Viral Post Shows Disney World Returned a Lost Toy to Its Owner in the Best Way

Even if you lose your toy while on vacation, you’ve got a friend in Disney World.

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Here’s to All the Mamas Who Are Learning as They Go

When I was expecting our first, I spent so much time online researching the best of the best that I actually popped a blood vessel in my right eye. It was around midnight and I was still deep in the…

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Attack of the Robot Vacuum!

Everything in life has felt a little heavy lately. I was down and out with pneumonia last week and found myself watching the news a lot. There is a lot of bad stuff going on in the world. A school…

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4 More Things to Do While Feeding Your Baby

Every mom has this seemingly idle time when she breast or bottle feeds her child. This time need not be squandered by surfing your phone aimlessly. Instead here are four productive things you could do while you feed your baby.…

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Here’s How I Survived New Years With a Baby (& Why I Wouldn’t Change a Thing)

The past year was hard. In 2017, I was a new mom caring for an infant as I recovered from my c-section and dealt with a wicked case of postpartum depression and anxiety. I had to put away the “old”…

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Remembering the Last Christmas with our Daughter

This morning I woke up early, missing you… and I came downstairs, made a cup of coffee, turned on all the beautiful twinkling lights on our Christmas trees, and looked at the five stockings hung on our fireplace mantel. There’s…

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This Is What Happens When Your Elf on the Shelf Cancels Christmas

Check out this mom’s creative, Elf-themed way of getting her kids get in line.

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The MOST Binge-Watched Netflix Shows of 2017 Are…

These shows were the most popular on Netflix this year.

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In This Battle of Elf on the Shelf versus Dog, Who Won?

Here’s what happened when an Elf on the Shelf came up against one family’s dog.

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