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Like accidentally seeing your parents naked, ambivalence about motherhood makes people uncomfortable.

The Inconvenience Of Motherhood

Like accidentally seeing your parents naked, ambivalence about motherhood makes people uncomfortable. Read...
Caitlin Weaver of Role Reboot    |   02.8.19   |   SHARE
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Here are some real talk, non-cliche baby announcements and invites you can use instead.

12 Real-Life Baby Announcements We've All Been Yearning To See

Here are some real talk, non-cliche baby announcements and invites you can use instead. (Someone should probably check on Knickerbocker.) Read...
Sarah Zimmerman    |   10.10.18   |   SHARE
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7. Find a self-care routine that works for you.

7 Ways For New Moms To Embrace The Chaos Of New Motherhood

Eventually, I accepted the need to just let things go (like keeping up with cleaning), and embrace all the chaos that new motherhood brings. So, here Read...
Allison Cooper    |   06.12.17   |   SHARE
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Friends Wanted: On Trying To Make New Friends As A Stay-At-Home Mom

While I knew I was lucky to have everything I’d worked for—family, a new apartment, financial stability — I also knew that I had never felt so lonely. Read...
Suvi Mahonen of Role Reboot    |   01.2.17   |   SHARE
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Let's just say, a lot of questions surround bodily discharge... (Image Credit: Flickr / makelessnoise)

10 Weird Things All First-Time Moms Worry About

You’d have a hell of a time if you ever dared to crawl through the recesses of a first-time mother’s brain. There are hormones flying around Read...
Sandy Jorgenson    |   11.29.16   |   SHARE
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Life's busy with a newborn, okay? (Image Credit: Unsplash)

15 Reasons Moms of Newborns Aren't Answering Your Calls (Or Texts)

In theory, the concept of a new mom not being able to answer your phone calls and/or texts right away should be self-explanatory... but for some Read...
Allison Cooper    |   11.4.16   |   SHARE
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Your partner, spouse, baby-daddy (or mama) unfortunately gets pushed to the bottom of the list of things you want messing with your vagina. (Image: Thinkstock)

Sex After Childbirth: 7 Things You Really Should Know

Once your doctor or midwife has cleared you for sex and you’re feeling ready to get back in the saddle, so to speak, there are a few things you’ll Read...
Kristi Pahr    |   10.7.16   |   SHARE
Sex + Love

Ten Things I Did As A New Parent That I Would Never Do Again

As a first time parent, there are always things you do because you're a nervous newbie who's learning on the go. Or in other words, new parenting is Read...
Laura Lifshitz of Your Tango    |   01.21.16   |   SHARE
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