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Moms

Mindfulness Activities for Kids of All Ages

In recent years, many schools have discovered the value of helping children develop mindfulness. Educators in such schools report that mindfulness activities help children focus better in class, behave more appropriately with peers and manage difficult feelings without melting down. Parents can follow the…

March 5, 2019
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Moms

5 Post Pregnancy Exercises to Love Your Mom Bod

First, congratulations on your new addition! You’ve made it through 10 months — because it is that long, regardless of what popular culture would have you believe — of pregnancy and the wonder and marvel that is childbirth, you’ve got a challenge ahead of…

March 1, 2019
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Home & Life

Are Essential Oils Safe for Babies With Colds?

More people than ever now turn to alternative medical techniques to treat any number of ailments ranging from the common cold to chronic diseases. Aromatherapy helps people naturally boost their moods, reduce pain and soothe their souls. Parents have even hopped aboard the aromatherapy…

February 16, 2019
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Home & Life

Eight Mom Blogs You Should Be Reading This Year

Welcome to 2019, mommas. Whether you’re embracing a new little one this year or struggling to find the best advice on the internet, at least one mommy blog out there will suit your needs. We read through literal tons of mom blogs to pull…

February 12, 2019
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Home & Life

10 Mother-Daughter Crafts to Do This Valentine’s Day

Hallmark’s favorite holiday fast approaches, and moms with little ones at home can celebrate all things Cupid by making crafty gifts for friends and relatives with their kids. The best part? You don’t need a degree in fine art or a ton of fancy…

February 8, 2019
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Noms

These Quick Family Meals on a Budget Will Make Mom Life Easier

Every parent wants to make sure their families eat well, but occasionally time constraints make it feel simpler to just hit the drive-thru on the way home from work. But even the busiest moms can quickly and easily put together a filling family dinner…

February 5, 2019
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Moms

12 Excellent Learning Activities for Toddlers

You don’t have to wait until your children are old enough to enter kindergarten to start teaching them the skills that will serve them throughout their lives — even if trying to teach something to a toddler is akin to herding cats across a…

February 2, 2019
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Moms

These Are the Best Apps for Toddlers

Putting a tablet or a cell phone in your toddler’s hands can be a terrifying experience, especially if the apps that they’re playing with have in-app purchases. There’s also that whole thing about whether or not toddlers should have any screen-time at all. The…

January 29, 2019
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Noms

12 Healthy Snacks for Toddlers

Toddlers alternate between being ravenous bottomless pits and refusing to eat anything but their favorite foods — and picky eaters make things even more complicated, especially if they’ll only eat things like chicken nuggets and macaroni and cheese. If climbing Mt. Everest seems easier…

January 20, 2019