motherhood

  1. Super Moms Guide

    Genuine images of motherhood

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    Moms in the media are well-dressed, made up and picture-perfect. In real life, moms don't fit into cookie-cutter ideals. We asked...
  2. Parenting

    Love your mom body

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    Becoming a mom changes your body in many ways. It also places a responsibility on you to help shape your kids' self-esteem and body...
  3. Career and Time Management

    What it means to be a career mom over 40

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    Being a working mom is never easy. But Stacie, 44 and owner of a PR consulting business based in Los Angeles, knows being a mom over...
  4. Super Mom Tips

    Meet these amazing Olympic athletes who are also moms

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    What's harder than training for the Olympics? Training for the Olympics while also raising a family. We had the opportunity to learn...
  5. Hookups, Breakups & Babies

    Motherhood has helped Shakira discover herself

    Shakira may be one of the most important singers from South America, but she's had a whole new challenge on her hands with motherhood.
  6. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    Pregnant again! What I'll be doing differently this time

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    I recently found out I’m expecting my second child. While a lot is the same about this pregnancy — like debilitating nausea and...
  7. Mom & Dad

    The best parenting memoirs of 2013

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    From funny to heart-wrenching, these six books tell inspiring stories of parenting. Add these parenting memoirs to your must-read list.
  8. Super Mom Tips

    3 Simple tips to being the best mom, partner and self

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    Moms everywhere know how easy it is to get overwhelmed with our daily tasks. It is challenging to take care of ourselves while...
  9. Mom & Dad

    Surviving cancer: Bald is beautiful... or not

    Before I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, every time I came across a woman who’d lost her hair to cancer, I’d always say a...
  10. Mom & Dad

    3 Things you should never tell someone with cancer

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    Half of all men and one third of all women in the U.S. will develop cancer during their lifetimes. Odds are, you know a survivor or...
  11. Mom & Dad

    Comebacks to unsolicited parenting advice

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    Parenting in public can be tough, especially when a stranger chimes in and tries to "help." But, who says you have to sit back and...
  12. Mom & Dad

    Surviving cancer: The C word

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    When my reality changed from suspicious mass to cancer, I couldn't come to grips with the "C word." In fact, I outright banned it...
  13. Mom & Dad

    Is hating your kids cool now?

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    Maybe it's a result of trying to do it all or maybe it's just a symptom of being a mother — or maybe we're just flat out exhausted —...
  14. Mom & Dad

    Does a stressed-out mom give her kids an edge?

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    Let’s face it — moms are stressed. Many moms trying to keep up with children, home life and work feel that they are on a stressful...
  15. Mom & Dad

    Surviving cancer: One mom's journey 


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    For approximately six years I've had a tumor growing between my heart and my lungs, but doctors would call it anything else but...
  16. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Raising girls: Nobody told me they'd be so different

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    One of the biggest shocks in my parenting career has to be the moment when I realized that my daughters, now ages 8 and 5, are...
  17. Super Moms Guide

    Does being a mom make you smarter?

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    Contrary to the studies that we've all heard about time and time again — that being a mother makes us lose our precious brain cells...
  18. Mom & Dad

    More than just a mom

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    “So do you work or are you just a mom?” the grocery clerk asked me casually as she scanned my organic grapes and not-so-organic...
  19. New Moms

    The truth about the first few weeks of motherhood

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    The minute you find out you’re having a baby, you start to wonder what he will look like, what kind of mom you’re going to be and...
  20. Sex Facts & Studies

    How to preserve fertility after a cancer diagnosis

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    Cancer — just the word embodies a human with fear and apprehension. And yet, every day, it attacks countless people — many of them...