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Entertainment

Composer Johanna Telander. Photo by Marqui Lavalas

Meet The Composer & Mom Who Wrote A Musical About Ancient Finnish Legends

Meet Johanna Telander – composer extraordinaire and mom of 2, originally hailing from Finland now based in New York City. For Johanna, music has been a huge part of her […]

Contributors

How Writing Paved Way For My Healing & Recovery From PTSD And Bipolar Disorder

How Writing Paved Way For My Healing & Recovery From PTSD And Bipolar Disorder

By Amelia Zachry [TW: mention of rape] Trauma and mental illness colored most of my adult life. I was diagnosed with PTSD and Bipolar Disorder II at age twenty-six. I […]

Contributors

My Journey Through The Pandemic & A Divorce To Single Motherhood And Entrepreneurship

My Journey Through The Pandemic & A Divorce To Single Motherhood And Entrepreneurship

By Hsin Chen In the fall of 2019, my husband, kids and I moved to Spain. Five months later, the pandemic began. We were stuck at home during lockdown while […]

Girl on a Mission

Real-Life Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Comedian Felicia Madison, Raising Money For Repro Rights At Open Mic Nights

Real-Life Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Comedian Felicia Madison, Raising Money For Repro Rights At Open Mic Nights

If you are as obsessed with the Amazon Prime series ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ as we are, well we have some great news for you once you’ve finished binging the […]

Fashion & Beauty

Kelly Hughes' Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue shoot

Kelly Hughes Chats With Us About Modeling, Motherhood & Making History In Sports Illustrated

If you pick up a copy of Sports Illustrated these days, you might be surprised what you see when it comes to the diversity of models being chosen to grace […]

Creativity

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Hot Girl Summer Gonna Be LIT(erary) With These Female-Focused Novels About Race, Gender, Motherhood & More.

Forget “hot girl summer”, because we’re declaring 2022 to be “Hot female-driven story Summer”, and it’s going to be lit (pun fully intended)! Today we’re featuring two new novels, written […]

Family Life

Just In Time For Mother’s Day, New Data Shows The U.S. Is One Of The Worst Places To Have A Baby

Just In Time For Mother’s Day, New Data Shows The U.S. Is One Of The Worst Places To Have A Baby

Having a baby is a life-changing commitment, and the country you have your baby in and the opportunities they provide (or lack thereof) can help or hinder your experience. That’s […]

Creativity

New Book “Mother Wild: A Book Of Mothers’ Dreams” Created To Re-Ignite The Adventurous Spirit In Moms

New Book “Mother Wild: A Book Of Mothers’ Dreams” Created To Re-Ignite The Adventurous Spirit In Moms

Created for mothers by mothers, ‘Mother Wild: A Book Of Mothers’ Dreams’, has more than one purpose. While the book was designed as a simple bedtime story for children, the […]

Family Life

4 Quick Things Moms Can Do To Stay Energized All Day

4 Quick Things Moms Can Do To Stay Energized All Day

Being a mom is a demanding job. A lot will be expected of you, yet only a few will likely appreciate the amount of mental, physical, and emotional labor that […]

Interviews

Seed&Spark CEO On Motherhood, Money And Making Space For Underrepresented Filmmakers

Seed&Spark CEO On Motherhood, Money And Making Space For Underrepresented Filmmakers

We’re all familiar with crowdfunding platforms, that have been behind some of the most innovative and exciting products, films, and creative projects out there. And while there are now ample […]

Family Life

Breastfeeding Essentials That All New Moms Need

Breastfeeding Essentials That All New Moms Need

By Neha Divan The beginning of motherhood is full of challenges. New mums need all the help they can get, especially if it is your first time. After giving birth, […]

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How Parenting Has Changed In The Last 100 Years

How Parenting Has Changed In The Last 100 Years

By Katie Tejada If you look back at your childhood, you’ll likely find a few things that your parents did that differ from what you do today. And your parents […]

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Dear Fellow Mom, You’re Doing A Great Job. Seriously!

Dear Fellow Mom, You’re Doing A Great Job. Seriously!

By Nina Restieri When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier. —Diane von Furstenberg  “I’m a shitty mom.” I texted those words to a friend after a […]

Girl on a Mission

Pregnant Mountaineer & History-Maker Achieving New Summits For Women & Girls In India

Pregnant Mountaineer & History-Maker Achieving New Summits For Women & Girls In India

Having a goal in her sight to touch the highest peaks of the world since when she was seven, mountaineer Bhawna Dehariya Mishra has so far completed three expeditions on […]

Entertainment

Author, Entrepreneur & Cancer Survivor Heather Chauvin Shares Her ‘Dying To Be A Good Mother’ Story

Author, Entrepreneur & Cancer Survivor Heather Chauvin Shares Her ‘Dying To Be A Good Mother’ Story

The notion of “Dying to be a good mother” is a familiar refrain to many mothers worldwide. Especially now with the impact of COVID-19 laying bare the systemic inequalities that […]