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7 Parenting Classes That Don’t Exist But Totally Should

Before and after we become moms and dads there are a host of parenting classes that we can take to make us better parents....

6 Truths About Helicopter Parents

My parenting style can be best described as a hybrid mashup—a combination of authoritative, authoritarian, and permissive. But if one parenting style was to surface...

A Happy First BEE-day! Here Are Some Fun Bee-Themed Party Ideas & Supplies

Our daughter turned one last Friday, which I begged her NOT to do. I've asked her to stay six-months-old forever, but she has declined...

Ten ‘80s Hits that Should be Parenting Theme Songs

When I was 16, I had big hair and never left the house without my eyes plastered in blue eye shadow. My closet overflowed...

Simple Self-Care Practices to Relax and Recharge Breastfeeding Mothers

There are many advantages to breastfeeding a baby, but it can be stressful, time-consuming, painful, and downright exhausting. And when you add caring for...

Dear Toddler, Screw Your Tantrums

Dear Toddler, I woke up this morning with every intention of having a great day. Outside the window, playful little birds bounced through the trees....

Working from Home is Not a “Luxury”

Like millions of people around the world, I have successfully worked from home for many years – since 1998 to be exact. As a...

8 Things I Love About Being an Older Mom

I love being a middle-aged older mom. Even though my energy level is less than it was years ago, I feel like I’m in...

10 Ways To Bond With Your Daughter

Being a mom can be a great experience, especially when you have daughters. But how do you bond with your daughter? First, think about what...

Here’s Why You Should Be Spending Time Alone

Women wear so many different proverbial hats, it’s sometimes impossible to keep track of them all. Some of us are mothers, daughters, employees, friends,...