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Being a parent is kind of like being in a secret society. Sure, anyone can be a parent really. And sure, everyone has their own assumptions as to what being a parent is like.

 

But it's not until you have children of your own that you can really understand each other.

 

To the Mom with the screaming toddler in the cereal aisle – we salute you. To the Dad left alone with his breastfed baby and a bottle for Mom's girls night out – we salute you.

 

Here are a few of our most popular posts to get you started:

 

When Are We Really Going to Be Cool with Breastfeeding?

7 Ways to Tame Your Toddler During a Public Meltdown

 4 Ways My Relationship with My Mom Chanced Once I Became a Mom

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Moms

Cheap And Easy Water Activities For Your Kids

During summertime, the biggest thing that any parent has on their mind is how they’re going to entertain their youngsters without breaking the budget. When school’s in session, it’s easy to make your kids happy by driving to the park on a Saturday afternoon,…

August 1, 2017
Moms

10 Ways to Not Go Crazy Packing for a Move With a Toddler

The good news is you or your spouse just got promoted to a position with greater responsibility and higher rewards. The bad news is you have to move your young family across the country and start your life over again. You look around your…

July 25, 2017
Moms

Why a Summer Staycation Can Be the Perfect Summer Break

Traveling is exhausting—whether by plane or car, you can’t overlook packing bags and getting everyone ready on time. Money is spent on tickets, or gas, and sleeping arrangements in a foreign place. By the time you’ve begun looking for a house-sitter, exhaustion has already…

July 7, 2017
Moms

Kids and Grandparents – The Unbreakable Bond

The following is a guest post from Sandra Moncada. Sandra  is a cycling enthusiast, who frequently escapes to hang out with her literary and movie heroes. She is vitamin D’s biggest fan, who is passionate about meditation, Pilates and beating stress. When she’s not floating…

May 30, 2017
Moms RandOM

How to Throw the Perfect Memorial Day Picnic

Hey, no one ever said throwing the perfect Memorial Day picnic would be easy. But it doesn’t have to be stressful or expensive either. Follow these five easy steps to ensure a perfect picnic celebration for you and your friends and family. Prep the…

May 23, 2017
Moms

On a Wing and a Mudra: Mindful Travel with Kids

The following is a guest post from Katie Kapro. Katie Kapro is a lifelong traveler and nonfiction writer from the intermountain west. She is presently in the midst of planning her next big adventure to the mountains of Scandinavia, where it’s her hope to spit…

May 18, 2017
Moms

Rainy-Day Games for Your Rambunctious Toddler

The weather is warming up, and we can finally start letting the kids play outside again. Unfortunately, warmer weather always brings those April showers that leave us stuck indoors with toddlers who are full of energy with nowhere to use it. We all love…

May 16, 2017
Moms Om

Natural Remedies For Belly Aches And Indigestion

Ash Stevens, of One Damn Good Woman, has returned with another fantabulous post! Find her on Twitter or Facebook and make a new friend! Stomachaches. We’d rather see our kids go without them, but they’re actually quite important. For one thing, our kiddo has…

May 11, 2017
Moms

What You Should Know About Stepparents

The following is a guest post from Gerardo Campbell, the mastermind behind the excellent blog Support for Stepdads. As a child who grew up with a stepdad (and who is likely getting another one very soon) I think this is an incredibly important discussion…

May 4, 2017