Working Moms

3 New-Mom Mistakes I Wish I Never Made

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As new parents, we worry about making mistakes with our new little delicate delivery -- our baby. I made a few mistakes, but they had nothing to do with our new arrival; instead, the things I screwed up were all things that had nothing to with baby and everything to do with me. If I could... Read more

Scan This: Breast Pump for Working Moms (WATCH!)

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If you're planning to breastfeed we highly recommend you invest in a good quality breast pump -- and we love the Medela Pump In Style (especially if you're going to be a working mama)! It's portable, powerful and discrete for your trips to and from work. It also comes with a freezer bag complete... Read more

Inspiring Mompreneur: Jennifer Fleiss, Co-Founder of Rent the Runway

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We’re getting up close and personal with mothers who are savvy innovators and businesswomen and finding out their secrets to success. This time, we got the scoop from Jennifer Fleiss, Co-Founder and Head of Business Development for Rent the Runway. You have a 17-month-old daughter. How do you balance motherhood and running a business?... Read more

Inspiring Mompreneur: Shazi Visram, Founder and CEO of Happy Family

Shazi Visram Happy Family
We’re getting up close and personal with mothers who are savvy innovators and businesswomen and finding out their secrets to success. This time, we got the scoop from Shazi Visram, Founder and CEO of Happy Family. The Bump: Shazi, why did you start Happy Family? Shazi Visram: I saw an opportunity to change what children are eating.... Read more

New Study Finds Moms Are the Primary Breadwinners in 40 Percent of American Homes — Yeah, Moms!

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Today, the world took one giant leap for female-kind! A new study conducted by the Pew Research Centered found that America's working mothers are now the primary breadwinners in 40 percent of households with children. Oh yeah, mamas! To give some idea as to how far working mothers have come and how family... Read more

Inspiring Mompreneur: Romy Taormina, Co-Founder and Chief of Nausea Relief for Psi Bands

Romy Taormina Psi Bands
We’re getting up close and personal with mothers who are savvy innovators and businesswomen and finding out their secrets to success. This time, we got the scoop from Romy Taormina, co-founder and chief of nausea relieve for Psi Bands. The Bump: Romy, what inspired you to start Psi Bands? Romy Taormina: I... Read more

Inspiring Mompreneur: Julie Pickens, CEO and Founder of Boogie Wipes

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Moms are amazing! And not just at being moms. We know plenty of mothers who are also savvy innovators and businesswomen, and we're in awe of what they do! We're getting up close and personal with them and finding out their secrets to success in our new Inspiring Mompreneur series. First up, Julie Pickens, CEO and... Read more

20 Moments That Make You Realize You’re a Mom

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Mother's Day is just around the river bend -- and what better way to mark the moment you became a mom than by traveling back in time to revisit each milestone in your adventure? While the kids make presents, your partner preps Sunday morning brunch and you celebrate all the ways those little hands and... Read more

Bumpie Buzz: Khloe Kardashian Says She’ll Try Hormones to Get Pregnant

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Breastfeeding While Traveling? Here’s How to Make It Work

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So, you're a breastfeeding working mom. You've returned to the grind, found your rhythm and you're finally  starting to feel like you're getting the swing of this... And then just like that, boom -- you're confronted with your first business trip! Mine came right at my baby's four month mark. While I was... Read more