motherhood

The Year Of The Mother: It's Time To Support Fellow Moms

mom karma card on windshieldThe Pump and Dump
Meet Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, the ladies behind The Bump Pump and Dump Validation Tour. These Denver-based moms are here to remind you that even on your worst parenting day, you’re doing a great job. And whether it’s via song at their parentally-incorrect live comedy shows or via blog post on The Bump,... Read more

Chick-fil-A Offers "Mom's Valet" To Make Parents' Lives Easier

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Dining out with baby just got a whole lot easier. Chick-fil-A restaurants across the country are implementing an unprecedented service, "Mom's Valet." Here's how it works: Parents order at the drive-thru with their kids in the car, then go inside the restaurant where a Chick-fil-A employee will have a table (and as many high chairs needed) ready... Read more

15 Most Talked About Breastfeeding Images of 2015

Army moms breastfeeding in uniformTara Ruby Photography
We think it’s safe to dub 2015 as the year of public breastfeeding. Maybe we’re biased because of our #Boobolution campaign, but it’s always empowering to see moms celebrating their right to nourish their children—and not letting public judgment get in their way. Look back at the images that got the world talking this... Read more

Mom Pens Letter To Delta After Breast Milk Incident: 'I'm An Angry Mom Right Now'

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As a new mom, it's extremely difficult to be away from baby for an extended period of time, but it's even worse when you're nursing. While traveling for business, Vanessa Kasten Urango, a Texas mom of two, was told by Delta Air Lines that she could not travel with frozen breast milk. The angry mom... Read more

A Game-Changing Back To Work Option For New Moms

mom on laptop with baby on couchTreasure & Travels
Imagine a world in which new moms could resume their careers, but on their own time. Now, meet The Second Shift, a new website that pairs moms who left their professional careers with companies looking to hire freelancers and consultants. The company was founded almost a year ago by two friends and mothers, Jenny Galluzzo and... Read more

Time to #EndMommyWars? A Review of Similac's New Video

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Jessica Shortall is a working mom with a career dedicated to the intersection of business and doing good. As the former Director of Giving for TOMS Shoes, she literally circumnavigated the globe with a breast pump, and now she's here to give you advice for dealing with the challenges of being a working and pumping... Read more

Minnesota Mom Creates Documentary To Change Conversation About Postpartum Bodies

Moms show postpartum bodies for Mid Drift projectThe Mid Drift Project
Pregnancy can be tough, but life after baby isn't always smooth sailing either. Between the frustration of trying on a pair of pre-baby jeans and that don't zip to catching a glimpse of stretch marks in the mirror, at one point or another, moms often feel pressure to change their bodies and rid themselves of those 'imperfections.' But one... Read more

Moms Talk to Each Other Like They Talk to Their Kids: ‘Finish The Wine I Already Gave You!'’

breakwomb moms sketch comedy groupYoutube via The Breakwomb
Imagine what the conversation would be like if you combined Girls’ Night Out with an evening in with your toddler. If you’re picturing a mix of pouring wine and preaching about manners, you’d be right. In a hilarious new video by sketch comedy group The BreakWomb, a trio of moms gets together to catch up,... Read more

All Moms Can Relate To This ‘Hallelujah’ Parody

shannon-abbott-hallelujahShannon Christensen Abbott via Facebook
The first few months at home with a new baby are both exhausting and exciting, filled with sleepless nights, spit-up-soaked clothes and eventually, some smiles from baby. But as mom-of-two Shannon Christensen Abbott knows, you’ve got to find some humor in the tougher aspects of motherhood. And her powerful voice will surely put a smile... Read more

Can Moms Really Have It All? Actress Lake Bell Investigates

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Lake Bell likes to multitask. She leans towards wanting more and isn’t afraid to ask for help or change her mind along the way. And before giving birth to daughter Nova last October with her husband, well-known tattoo artist Scott Campbell, Bell said she couldn’t understand women who gave up their careers to be full-time... Read more