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Breastfeeding Shaming Is Nothing New, But You Won’t Believe Who Condemned A Nursing Mom This Time

Breastfeeding Shaming Is Nothing New, But You Won’t Believe Who Condemned A Nursing Mom This Time

Even in this day and age, mothers are often made to feel uncomfortable when breastfeeding their infants in public. But in all 50 states, breastfeeding in public is legal – and it is an illegal discriminatory act to approach a woman and condemn her for doing so. Sadly, this hasn’t […]
A New Motherhood “Syndrome” Is In The Headlines – But It’s Not What You Think

A New Motherhood “Syndrome” Is In The Headlines – But It’s Not What You Think

As technology advances at the speed of light and people are able to instantly find information and communicate, it seems new phrases are coined daily. New names for age-old issues that we all deal with; more specific names for diseases and disorders; new disorders and syndromes being named and worried […]
Longer Paid Family Leave Helps Moms Fight Postpartum Depression

Longer Paid Family Leave Helps Moms Fight Postpartum Depression

Moms who have just given birth and hold a full-time job are often put in a position to have to choose between caring for their baby and going back to work. Some companies offer generous leave policies, while some moms barely take a week off before they head back to […]
Parenting Trends That Will Be Making Headlines In 2020

Parenting Trends That Will Be Making Headlines In 2020

Remember when nobody had heard of the term “helicopter parent”?  And now there is a name for every genre of parent! Every year a new trend seems to inexplicably catch hold of the parenting population, while another quietly fades away.  New trends can be exciting, scary, or surprising, but we […]
Rockstar Mom Crushes Half Marathon Record While Pushing Stroller 

Rockstar Mom Crushes Half Marathon Record While Pushing Stroller 

Julia Webb has always had a passion for running and a competitive streak, so it was no surprise she signed up to run a half-marathon. But not only did this incredible pro-life mom beat the world record for the fastest half-marathon… … she did so while pushing her precious 10-month […]
Hidden Germs In Your Home Are Not Where You Would Expect Them

Hidden Germs In Your Home Are Not Where You Would Expect Them

If you are anything like me, you can’t help but wipe the bathroom down almost every time you are in there – especially if you go after a eight-year-old boy. There are only so many hours in a day to get the house in order, so naturally picking and choosing […]
PTSD From Losing A Child Is Real And Misunderstood 

PTSD From Losing A Child Is Real And Misunderstood 

  When people think of PTSD they usually picture a war-torn veteran, struggling to adjust to civilian life. While this picture is not wrong, it doesn’t encompass the whole population of sufferers. Mothers who have lost their children experience a kind of grief that is lingering, relentless, and often debilitating. […]
7 Stress Relieving Moments Parents Can Take

7 Stress Relieving Moments Parents Can Take

It’s no secret parents don’t get a lot of personal time, but that is even more reason to make the most of the moments you do get.  Being a parent is hard- yet rewarding- work that begins with children jumping on your bed and ends with an exhausting battle over […]
Big Emotions Can Cause Big Problems – Here’s How Parents Can Help

Big Emotions Can Cause Big Problems – Here’s How Parents Can Help

Parents are always juggling a dozen things at once… and then the kids are fighting or running through the house or being downright destructive while we’re trying to get everything done. And then, we get completely overwhelmed, and our emotions sometimes get the best of us. The same thing happens […]
Here’s What Overwhelmed Mamas Need Most From Their Husbands 

Here’s What Overwhelmed Mamas Need Most From Their Husbands 

Moms are some of the most strong and resilient women in the world. From childbirth to child-raising – many men stand in awe at their wives wondering how they are able to be so strong, yet so gentle all at the same time. But there’s one thing moms everywhere want […]