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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.
The Power of Emotional Safety

The Power of Emotional Safety

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The most meaningful relationships we have tend to be with those who offer us emotional safety. Find out how security and trust can deepen your connections.
Easier My A**: What It’s Really Like Parenting Tweens and Teens
Tips for parenting tweens and teens

Easier My A**: What It’s Really Like Parenting Tweens and Teens

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Hoping the mom job will get easier as your kids get older? Here's some straight talk, and a few tips, about parenting tweens and teens.
Commuting to Work: A Few Simple Changes for a Happier You

Commuting to Work: A Few Simple Changes for a Happier You

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Is commuting to work bringing you down? Try this working mom's recipe for a happier daily commute, and see if it gives you a boost.
What Now? A Post Election Game Plan

What Now? A Post Election Game Plan

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Reeling from the election results? Me, too. See if my post election game plan offers you any ideas for how to proceed from here.
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.
Clear Skies, Cold Water and Camping Trips

Clear Skies, Cold Water and Camping Trips

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You might think I'm nuts taking camping trips while pregnant and raising a toddler. But the balance of comfort and discomfort helps me appreciate life.
I Am Not Guilty As a Working Mother (But I Still Cry)

I Am Not Guilty As a Working Mother (But I Still Cry)

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Why do we feel bad about working as moms? This woman has declared herself not guilty as a working mother—but allows herself the space to miss her baby, too.
Breastfeeding on Vacation: Tips for Nursing While Traveling

Breastfeeding on Vacation: Tips for Nursing While Traveling

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When it comes to breastfeeding on vacation, follow these tips to maintain the breastfeeding routine you’ve worked so hard to establish—and enjoy your trip.
Is There a Guilt Free Pass for Working Moms?

Is There a Guilt Free Pass for Working Moms?

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People tend to expect less from me because I'm a working mom. It's kind of like a guilt free pass for working moms. Here's what I can get away with.