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51 fabulous ideas for fun (and slightly funned-out) moms!

Yes, momma, it’s summer. That time of year when you suddenly realize: 1)in your more-relaxed summer schedule, you haven’t done any of the fun summer activities you wanted to 2)You have done nearly every fun summer activity and you still have a month until you settle back into a fall schedule. read more

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We Speak Mom Language, Part 2

We took to the streets to ask people if they knew the meaning of common mom-words. You know, that wide array of colorful words women learn when they become moms (it’s a super mommy power.) We posted the first set of videos already, but wanted to share the rest for your enjoyment. read more

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To The Working Mom: You Are Every Mom

You, with your hands in the soapy water barely able to keep your eyes open because you're pulling a night shift scrubbing floors for minimum wage. You, fighting to keep your family out of debt because your husband lost his job, YOU. read more

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5 Things I Refuse to Feel Guilty for As a Mother

I believe in the mother-instinct. I believe in GUT, versus GUILT. So here are five things in particular I refuse to apologize for.I will not feel guilty for letting my kids watch some television. It allows me to read my Bible in the morning and drink a mug of hot coffee. read more

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It’s Okay to “Just” be a Mother

I showered before 10 am today because I was taking my kids on a play date. I pulled on jeans instead of sweats, slid some lip gloss across my lips, combed my hair and put on some perfume and then remembered, I didn't have a vehicle. read more