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When it comes to how I look, it’s all about time. Or no time.

6 Beauty Secrets For Busy Moms

Follow these tips and you will look well-rested, you will not have camel toe, your underwire won’t poke you in the armpit, your hair will smell nice Read...
Rebekah Kuschmider    |   02.17.16   |   SHARE
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The Good, The Bad, The Internet.

How To Talk To Kids About Masturbation, Sex, Porn, And Other Uncomfortable Things (Part 1 Of 3)

Today I’m talking masturbation in particular, because this stuff is the stuff happening before your teenager is getting busy in the back of your SUV Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   02.12.16   |   SHARE
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As horrible as it may sound, raising sarcastic kids might not be such a bad thing.

I’m Glad I’ve Raised Sarcastic Kids

Recently, I’ve noticed that my children have inherited a sarcasm detector that would make mad scientist Professor Frink from The Simpsons quite Read...
Joanna Mazewski of Babble    |   02.12.16   |   SHARE
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Since the rates of depression are twice as high in women as in men, this means there are many, many mothers out there who face this struggle everyday. Image: We Heart It.

Antidepressants Make Me A Better Mom

I'm calmer, more level-headed, and more responsive (not reactive). I'm able to make it through the day without every comment, incident or event Read...
Kim Zapata of Your Tango    |   02.12.16   |   SHARE
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Experiences like Alexandra’s, where a barista undermined her autonomy, explain a lot about why modern motherhood is laced with expectation and guilt. Image: Georgina Dent

“No Coffee For You": Why Do People Still Feel They Can Judge Pregnant Women?

I vividly recall being 30 weeks pregnant with my first baby in a London pub. I was lining up at the bar for a soda water, when the man beside me Read...
Georgina Dent of Mamamia    |   02.11.16   |   SHARE
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I didn’t know what I was doing, so I clung to what I could. I reduced parenting to good and bad, black and white, and put myself on the side of the angels. Image: Elizabeth Broadbent

I Used To Judge Formula-Feeding Moms, And So Many Others

I didn’t trumpet these views to my mommy groups, of course. I wasn’t crass. But when a girl let her daughter cry it out, I decided the tot seemed a Read...
Elizabeth Broadbent of Babble    |   02.11.16   |   SHARE
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Each person processes miscarriage differently.

When Your Miscarriage Is A Relief

No two losses are the same. Read...
Sarah Fader    |   02.10.16   |   SHARE
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“I don’t feel like I have to hide anymore”: Nashville’s Hayden Panettiere opens up about PND

She was vocal about the condition up and down the red carpet, telling reporters she wanted to set a good example for her daughter. "I do feel and Read...
Sarah-Jane Collins of Mamamia    |   02.8.16   |   SHARE
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