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This Is Why Working Parents Are Exhausted AF

This working mom struggle may be new to me, but it’s fair to say, this relentless battle of juggling the ridiculous amount of shit is a plague …

Parenting

Is Raising Boys Harder Than Raising Girls or Just More Thankless?

Every child is different. But nurturing a boy in 2018 can feel especially daunting.<p>By<p>Mar 19 2018, 6:48 AM<p>Dr. Leonard Sax noticed the honor roll …

Twitter Thread Nails Why Maternity Leave Matters For Both Babies And Moms

Postpartum moms facing physical obstacles rarely get the time they need before returning to work<p>Overall, maternity leave in the United States is a …

Pregnancy

How to navigate the issue of 'tweeny' make-up

When you have a daughter, typically around the age of eight or nine, the make-up question looms. And, like most parenting issues I find that not taking an extreme stance is the most workable approach. We all remember the kid who wasn’t allowed to watch TV, who spent playdates jammed up against a …

Tweens

Are We There Yet? 21 Car Games to Keep Kids Happy and Busy

It's the question every parent dreads. With these 21 road games, your kids will be having too much fun to ask! 😉

The ripple effects on girls when moms struggle with body image

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Kristin Hensley, a mom of two, complained to her friend Jen Smedley, also a mom of two, about having to put on a bathing suit with summer approaching, Smedley's wheels started turning.<p>The two women, both with extensive experience working in comedy, are hosts of the hit "I Mom So Hard" …

Swimwear

Moms, Watch This Video About How Your Child Sees Your ‘Normal’ Days

Video about a child’s “normal” day is making the rounds<p>My kids aren’t having “magical” childhoods — they just aren’t. There’s no “fairy door” in …

Christmas Trees

21 Sassy Mother's Day Cards For Moms With A Sense Of Humor

Your mom has been dutifully putting up with your crap for decades now. The least you can do is give her a Mother’s Day card that’s as awesome as she is.<p>The 21 humorous cards below should fit the bill.

Shopping

When married moms say to single ones: ‘I don’t know how you do it’

You get used to the comments after a while. For me, a single mother of a 2-year-old son, they started about the time that I brought my son home from the hospital.<p><i>I don’t know how you do it. My husband was out of town for three days, and I nearly lost my mind.</i><p><i>I’m pulling my hair out, and there are</i> …

Parenting

I've Been That Mom

I’ve been the mom who wrote and wrote, and worked and worked, just to prove to myself that I could still “do it all.”<p>I’ve been the mom who wrote and wrote, and worked and worked because I wanted to.<p>I’ve been the mom holding the weight of so much responsibility for tiny little people that I felt I …

Parenting

The Reward Chart That Changed Everything In My House

Right when we become fooled into believing that we have mastered a certain tricky stage in our child’s development, a new one smacks us right in the …

Parenting