13 Ways to Say Bye to Your Mom Anxiety This New Year

No one ever said it was easy to be a mom... but no one ever warned you about the anxiety of it all, either. It comes with the territory — you love your kids, and you don't want anything to happen to them. But worrying about their every move? It's not good for your mental or physical health. Anxiety can cause breathing problems, headaches, muscle aches, fatigue, and depression, among other side effects.  So, let's make 2020 the year you ditch your mom anxiety, once and for all. Here are 13 … [Read more...]

10 Signs You’re a Boy Mom

Let’s face it, being a boy mom is amazing—and no, it’s not because boys are somehow better than girls. It’s also not because you get to skip the awkward period talk (but real talk, is anyone else breathing a huge sigh of relief at that?).  Oh, and it’s definitely not because you’re sad over having missed out on the “experience of raising a girl,” as your MIL so nicely puts it. Our family is perfectly complete without a girl, thank you very much. No, you’re happy to be a boy mom … [Read more...]

Career Ideas for Young Moms: No University Degree Required

Moms love their tots to bits! Wouldn’t you want to be around your kids 24 hours a day until they are all grownups? Unfortunately, mommy’s got to go to work because bills have to be paid. But the truth is that some careers are more accommodating to young moms than others. So which are these? The following are 5 career ideas for moms that don’t require a degree. 1. Dog Breeder If you have a genuine love for doggies, being a dog breeder will be a gratifying career for you. Dog breeding … [Read more...]

7 Time Management Tips All Busy Moms Should Know

If you're a full-time mom, you understand how stressful things can get. Learn seven time management tips all busy moms should put to use. It doesn't matter how many kids you've got. Being a full-time mom can be totally exhausting or stressful.  Many moms are almost constantly stressed. There's the laundry, the household cleaning, the cooking, and the childcare. But, do you sometimes feel like you need to take control of your time better? Time management isn't … [Read more...]

5 At Home Workouts For Busy Moms

When you’ve got kids, bills, work, and everything else on your plate, getting a workout in is probably the last thing on your mind. Even if you’ve led a fairly active lifestyle up until this point, the idea of finding someone to watch the kids, going out to the gym, and coming back to a boatload of work, is probably more trouble than it's worth. If this sounds like you, there are plenty of options to get a good workout in the comfort of your own home, at the convenience of your … [Read more...]

Experiencing Postpartum Depression? There Are Resources That Can Help

Postpartum depression is a common reality for mothers all over the world, impacting roughly one in seven women. Common symptoms of the condition include feelings of anxiety, a lack of energy, frequent crying, and irritability. Changes in typical eating or sleeping patterns can also occur in many cases of postpartum depression. There is no one simple cause for the mood disorder, either. Rather, it is believed to result from a confluence of physical factors such as lack of sleep, emotional factors … [Read more...]

Mommy Hacks to Speed Up Laundry Day

Laundry is a hectic chore for a lot of moms. Whether they’re working mothers or stay-at-home mothers, all will agree that the laundry process takes longer than any household task. There are days when dirty laundry is not washed and becomes a high pile in your basket or fresh laundry is thrown on the living room sofa, waiting for a magic wand to fold and return them to the closets. If this description sounds familiar, know that you are not alone, as many mothers feel the same. Here we have … [Read more...]

Ways How Coffee Is Mom’s Best Friend

They say that a girl's best friend is jewelry made of diamonds. Whereas man's best friend is a dog that he can play with and make a companion anytime, they need to take strolls or do a little playing. Similarly, mothers too have their best friend. This wasn't something intentional. Somehow, coffee just became a mother's best friend for these reasons; When the baby wakes you up in the unexpected hours It is quite stressful having that moment of the morning nap and then having your child … [Read more...]