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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, […]

Family Life

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 […]

Contributors

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 […]

Family Life

How The Pandemic Has Changed Women’s Attitudes Toward Motherhood

How The Pandemic Has Changed Women’s Attitudes Toward Motherhood

By April Brown The COVID-19 pandemic has caused everyone to adjust their lives, including mothers. For many mothers the pandemic has brought additional pressures, as well as emotional and mental […]

Contributors

Shutting Down The Negative Voice In Your Head

Shutting Down The Negative Voice In Your Head

By Katherine Wintsch “You’re a poor excuse for a strong woman.” Five years ago, I wrote those nine painfully hard-to-read words in my journal when prompted by my therapist to […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: This Commercial About The Reality Of Motherhood Was Banned During The Oscars

FEMINIST FRIDAY: This Commercial About The Reality Of Motherhood Was Banned During The Oscars

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week when we gather around to watch our fave videos on repeat, centered around a feminist theme. This week […]

Contributors

Taking Control Of Your Pregnancy: Embracing Motherhood As A Feminist

Taking Control Of Your Pregnancy: Embracing Motherhood As A Feminist

By Jori Hamilton For those who are to new pregnancy, it can be jarring to jump into the world of motherhood. The expectations that live within the chatrooms, books, and […]

Contributors

Motherhood Is Excellent Preparation For Launching A Startup

Motherhood Is Excellent Preparation For Launching A Startup

By Dr. Marika Lindholm Are you a mom who has dreamt about starting her own business? When I launched my startup, ESME.com, an online platform for single moms, the learning […]

Celebrities

Amy Schumer Wants You To Know She Is Literally Never Taking Off Her Postpartum Panties

Amy Schumer Wants You To Know She Is Literally Never Taking Off Her Postpartum Panties

By Liv McConnell for Fairygodboss There’s no shortage of new-mom realities that fail to make the cut into our health class curricula. Postpartum mesh panties are definitely one of them. […]