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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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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
Moms

12 Creative Easter Baskets With No Candy in Sight

Easter is almost here, falling on April 16th this year, and the store shelves are stocked full of every candy and chocolate known to man. While we might be used to Easter baskets filled with giant chocolate rabbits and jelly beans, there are plenty…

April 11, 2017
Moms

10 Essential Mom Hacks for Living with Toddlers

Living with a toddler is a lot of fun, except when it isn’t. It’s OK. You can agree for just a minute and not feel guilty. We’re all parents and caregivers here. The day-to-day is beautiful but chaotic, fun but insane, worth all the…

April 3, 2017
Moms

Why I Started Counting My Blessings Instead of Stressing

I love being a mom. It is, without a doubt, one of the most unique, exciting and joyful experiences of my life. At times, though, it’s also the most terrifying and stressful experiences as well. Even small things can be triggers for anxiety. It’s…

March 28, 2017
Moms

Adorable Shamrock Crafts Your Kids Will Get a Kick Out Of

Another great holiday is here, and it’s time to take advantage of it with your kiddos. St. Patrick’s Day is full of lots of great fun and traditions, and best of all, there are lots of awesome crafts you can do. Leprechauns, shamrocks, pots…

March 17, 2017
Moms

10 Reasons Why I Legitimately Miss Having a Teeny, Tiny Baby

Being the parent of a toddler is amazing. There’s activity around every corner — some of it full of mischief. There’s artwork on my walls, intentional and not-so-intentional. There’s a pile of toys waiting to be dumped onto the floor every evening — and…

March 9, 2017