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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

Here’s My Working Mom Daily Routine

As a freelance writer, I may work from home but I am still a working mom with two kids and a husband to take care of. Sometimes it’s three kids — the two that I gave birth to and the one that I married…

October 28, 2019
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Moms

Why I Love Being a Yoga Mom and a Working Mom

Becoming a mother ranks as one of my most important life achievements. I love my two daughters with all my heart, but sometimes, I need a break like anyone else. Given I also work, finding quiet moments to sit in meditation proves difficult to…

June 13, 2019
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Moms

5 Christmas Traditions for Christian Families

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the hustle and bustle of the weeks leading up to Christmas. There are presents to buy, parties to attend, relatives to visit and not enough time to do it all. Of course, we want to take time to…

December 7, 2018
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Moms

10 Millennial Mom Blogs You Should be Following

Millennial? Mom? Check, and check. That exquisite alliteration sounds more elegant than the reality of your day-to-day life. You rush from point A to point B, and somehow, you manage to work and teach your munchkins how to take over the world without anyone…

September 10, 2018
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Moms

Mindful Mamas Aren’t Perfect So Stop Acting Like We Are

“I am purr-fect.” Take a deep breath, and say it again, as you conduct your routine of morning asanas to start yet another beautiful day while your child zenfully sleeps in the next room. If only! In reality, your toddler is a tiny tyrant…

March 7, 2018
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Moms

Cheers to My Favorite Mama Bloggers of 2017

It goes without saying that 2017 was a real doozy of a year. I am a look on the bright side kind of gal, though, so I will remember 2017 as the year that my husband and I finally bought a house, the year…

December 29, 2017
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Moms

Teaching Kids About Money [Visual Guide!]

My daughter is at the age where she understands you need money in order to get what you want. Well sorta…she understands my shiny card can get her more ice cream (you have to start somewhere, right?). She absolutely loves hauling her tiny, pink,…

August 27, 2017
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Moms

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
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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