babies

"It’s not that you’re not thankful for this basket of baby that you delivered (you are), it’s just that it’s a lot to take in at once."

7 Simple Meditation Techniques For New Moms

So what are some meditation hacks you can do during and between countless diaper changes and feedings? Read...
Lindsay Tigar    |   04.28.17   |   SHARE
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Being married in your 30's brings endless inquiries about one's state of (non) pregnancy.

Is That My Biological Clock Ticking, Or Is It Just Peer Pressure?

I can’t remember the last family function where my husband and I weren’t faced with the all-too-personal question, “So… when do you think you’ll Read...
Ally Hirschlag    |   04.6.17   |   SHARE
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Maxwell: Age 4, lover of trucks, lousy sleeper

13 Things My 4-Year-Old Needs To Discuss at 4 A.M.

There is NO RELATIVITY. My children are objectively the worst sleepers of any children in the history of ever. Read...
joni edelman   |   01.12.17   |   SHARE
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Life with little ones is never the same again.

8 Places Parents With Small Children Can No Longer Go

Everybody who’s a parent can attest to the fact that the lives they once knew are far behind them. The days of blissful, carefree living are long Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   01.3.17   |   SHARE
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Photoshopped in-womb: just say no. (Image Credit: Pexels)

Your Photoshopped Fetus Creeps Me Out

Let’s just all as a human race hold hands, sing kumbaya, and admit that ultrasound pics look like something out of Dia de Los Muertos rather than an Read...
Elizabeth Broadbent    |   12.2.16   |   SHARE
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Baby Joey as Barb! (all photos: Instagram @lauraiz)

This Baby Will Make You Forget About All The Yuck In The World (At Least For A Little While) 

Each and every day this month, I have been looking for brief escapes from the hell that is Read...
Erin Khar   |   10.27.16   |   SHARE
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You are also able to go long stretches without showering, and still smell clean.

5 Ways Having a Newborn Makes You Feel Superhuman

My fingers are currently grazing the keyboard as my arms reach around my four week old, who happens to be strapped to my chest in our BabyBjorn – Read...
Allison Cooper    |   10.13.16   |   SHARE
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Serve: baby does something. Return: you react in kind. (Image: Thinkstock)

The Most Important Thing Dads Can Do for Baby: Serve and Return

I’m not one for overstatement; the research here is rock solid. And while “serve and return” is borrowed lingo from tennis (hopeful we have some Read...
Jess Lahitou of The Good Men Project    |   10.6.16   |   SHARE
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