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Being a “Mom Taxi” Was Sucking My Soul, So I Quit

Being a “Mom Taxi” Was Sucking My Soul, So I Quit

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The commute to school and work with my kids put a serious strain on my quality of life. Here's why I finally decided to take that mom taxi job and shove it.
Politics in the Classroom

Politics in the Classroom

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When civics collides with privacy, the idea of politics in the classroom can get murky fast. What would you do if your child's teacher crossed the line?
Sleep Tips for Busy Families

Sleep Tips for Busy Families

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Our kids are not getting enough sleep these days—and neither are we. Here are 5 sleep tips to help busy famililes get a good night's rest.
School Age Will Be Easier

School Age Will Be Easier

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Every year, I kept thinking "school age will be easier" for me to balance work and kids. Now with a soon-to-be kindergartner, it seems "easy" never comes.
Mom Fails That Really Aren’t Failures
Every mom experiences a few "mom fails" now and then. But these little slips don't make us failures—so give yourself a break after your next "fail."

Mom Fails That Really Aren’t Failures

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Every mom experiences a few "mom fails" now and then. But these little slips don't make us failures—so give yourself a break after your next "fail."
Entering the World of Playdates

Entering the World of Playdates

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As your child reaches kindergarten, playdates become a thing. But what's the etiquette for pre-K playdates? And how do you make sure your child is safe?
Educating Girls: What My Adopted Daughter Taught Me About Saving the World

Educating Girls: What My Adopted Daughter Taught Me About Saving the World

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From her adopted Ethiopian daughter, a privileged American mom learned the crucial role of educating girls in world peace and saving our future.
11 Tricks to Survive the Witching Hour

11 Tricks to Survive the Witching Hour

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Does your family fall apart in those early evening hours? Try these simple tips to make the witching hour less stressful and more fun at your house.
Your Child’s First Mobile Phone: Tips for Parents

Your Child’s First Mobile Phone: Tips for Parents

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Planning to get your child her first mobile phone this Christmas? Here's what parents should know before giving smartphones and other devices to kids.
Lean On and Lead
What does it really take to participate in the 21st century economy while raising children? Find out with these exclusive excerpts from Lean On and Lead.

Lean On and Lead

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What does it really take to participate in the 21st century economy while raising children? Find out with these exclusive excerpts from Lean On and Lead.