While many moms can chat with total strangers about the perils and particular joys of mommyhood, it seems that more often the thing us moms have in common is something much darker: judgement.
Being nearly 7 months pregnant with my first child, I've found a million and one things to stress about during this journey. Is the baby gaining enough weight? Will my next ultrasound be OK? What the hell is labor going to be like? However, one prevailing concern as I head towards the gestational finish line surrounds the possibility of facing postpartum depression — and I am scared.
Aside from the sacrament of Eucharist, Easter is a celebration of springtime frivolity, where egg hunts and garden parties run aplenty. Get into the spirit and outfit your own leading lady (your daughter) in a sweet Easter dress. And it just so happens that some of our favorite childrenswear lines are offering some of the cutest pieces just in time for the holiday.
There is nothing better than getting more options for maternity wear especially when they are coming from fashionable celebs. Rosie Pope, Elle Macpherson, Jessica Simpson, Heidi Klum, Victoria Beckham have all gone down the road of maternity wear designer and now we can add the stunning Jennifer Love Hewitt to the list!
Elizabeth Joice had an incredibly painful decision to make after doctors confirmed that her cancer had returned … while she was pregnant.
When looking for a book to read to your child, are you sometimes stymied by the lack of diversity? Well, worry no more, because we have here a list of our favorite children's books, perfect for teaching your children about LGBT families and the many forms that love takes.
There is no doubt about it: Stay-at-home moms have one of the toughest jobs around. That said, being a full-time mother isn't all work and no play; We're firm believers in the fact that looking hot while rocking a messy bun and grass-stained jeans couldn't come more naturally to moms. The modern-day SAHM has certainly got the sexy superwoman thing down pat.
It all started the night photographer Irina Popova saw Lilya in the street with her baby at 2am. Popova, who was looking for a new creative venture, asked if she could take a shot of mother and daughter. From there, Popova was invited back to their home to take more photos. What the artist found in that little apartment was shocking.
When you get that positive pregnancy test, you can't wait for the next milestone: telling your family and friends. Check out the fun ways these expectant parents shared their big baby news.
There are so many things wrong with Sheryl Sandberg's latest push to 'ban bossy' that I can’t even think straight. The problem is not the word 'bossy'. The problem is the diminishing of our children's confidence and self-esteem. We don't need to coddle our kids. We need to give them the tools to deal with a world that is not always catering and kind.