Mom and her wife on raising sons: "We want to avoid future shame for them"
Laura and her wife, Sam, had very different experiences while they grew up. Learning how to blend in and still stay true to their feelings has been hard at times, but on the whole, they feel thankful to have found the right partner to share their love with.
Couple wakes up at 5 a.m. after having a baby: "Time to ourselves makes us better parents"
A woman and her husband had successful careers in New York City. They were both professions with a later start than usual, fashion and music, and they couldn't even think about waking up earlier than 8 a.m. For over a decade, the couple got used to their routine of going to bed by midnight, getting up at 8 a.m., and then getting to the office at 10 a.m.
Mom makes rides safer for kids with car seat coats: "This has taken away all of my worries"
Photo credit: bucklemebabycoats/ TikTok video screenshot. A mother of three from New Hampshire has created special coats to make each car ride fun, safe, and so much easier for kids and their families.
Floridians Expected To Spend More on Mother’s Day Than Ever Before – Out of Generosity or Because of Inflation?
Mom with young kidsPhoto by Jessica Rockowitz on Unsplash. On Mother's Day 2022 - May 8 - it would seem that Florida's moms can expect a little more in the way of recognition from their offspring. A recent survey carried out by the National Retail Federation reported that it expects $3.6 billion more than last year to be spent as Americans recognize their mothers by spending a little more than usual.
The mommy trap: Break free of working mother's guilt
Surviving (and thriving) as a working mom (and dad) It’s no secret that moms (and dads) often feel guilty when they’re not at home with their kids. But what about when they’re at work? Moms can feel guilty for not being able to be at home with their kids, for working long hours, or for leaving their kids with a sitter.
Stay-at-Home Moms and a Long-Term Plan
mother and her babyPhoto by Jonathan Cooper from Pexels. When you're a new mom it's hard to think past your immediate decisions. The days are filled with joyful emotion, the nights are sleepless and financial issues demand solving. Should you return to work or stay-at-home to care for your baby?