mom life

Parenting
Browsing Facebook as a mom looks very different from browsing Facebook pre-baby. Inevitably, when we become parents, our Facebook experience, much like every other aspect of our lives, morphs until it becomes almost unrecognizable.
Women
Just because you don't see any challenges, disorders, ailments or physical reasons why my son behaves this way, let's remember we're all dealing with things not visible to the eye.
Parenting
The next time you're doubting yourself and feeling overwhelmed, remember: You've got this.
Parenting
It's easy to get caught up in your routine and chores every day, but don't let it consume 100% of your life. It can be pretty stressful at times, but if you take it one day at a time and try to roll with the punches, you may be able to avoid stress a little better.
Parenting
When I was growing up, I avoided mugs at all costs. Most of the mugs were at my grandparents' houses, and they had (what I thought was) boring scenery, "World's Greatest Grandma," and business names plastered on them. I would wonder why anyone would want to drink out of a short, bulky cup like that. Then I grew up.
Parenting
What about those moments you're supposed to look forward to, only to discover they actually aren't as magical as you thought? We're here to let you down (gently) about these 15 "magical" parenting moments.
Parenting
Being a mom is hands down the hardest job in the entire world, but there is no other job as rewarding. There are days where I wonder how I survive, but one look at my son reminds me.
Parenting
Does motherhood define ME? No. Well, yes. Kind of. (Maybe?)
Parenting
There are a plethora of things about parenthood that no one tells you (and even if they did, you'd have no way to prepare) but I'll tell you this: I was not at all prepared for how exhausting it would all be. Sure, I knew the first year would be rough. I didn't know it would continue for the next several years with no end in sight.
Parents
Some husbands like to complain that once they put a ring on it or get in a long term committed relationship the sex dies
Parents
Last week, I had one of those days. You know, the ones where you wish you could just press “reset” and start all over. I
Parenting
A glorious time of year is upon us. The return to school. I realize that some of you supermoms are looking at me sideways, but some of us (me) are going a little bit nuts and need the reprieve from the chaos of summer break.
Parenting
Remember the days when you panicked about your infant's first plane ride? Turns out babies are amateur hour. If you want to know the true meaning of pain, just plan a summer vacation with a little person roughly 1 to 3 years of age.
Parents
We don’t have that many friends our age on social media who have kids like us, who are fearless like us.
Parents
He doesn't have any physical handicaps. He has all 10 fingers and 10 toes. But what does this picture not show?
Parenting
I've been in a serious relationship with yoga pants for almost four years now, ever since my twins were born. They helped me get through my breakup with maternity pants and have been faithfully by my side ever since.
Parents
I felt like I was already failing at the whole motherhood thing.
Parents
We are at the end of our breastfeeding journey and I’m really conflicted about it.  On one hand, I can do things again like