Julia and Sophia at Fair

When you don’t want to grow up, it’s lucky to be small for your age. Julia who just turned 9 is in no rush to grow up. She oozes imagination and spends her days leading […]


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It’s time for a laugh! This guest post by Darlena Cunha from literally made me laugh out loud… Enjoy. My life plunges ever deeper into the realm of ridiculous as my kids struggle to […]



Jennifer D. was sent a screener so that she could watch FED UP, in theaters May 9. We were compensated for this campaign. Most of us are in the habit of reading food labels. We […]

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One out of every 160 births in the US is a stillbirth. The five women behind Count the Kicks, who each suffered stillbirths themselves, are working to reduce stillbirth rates by helping expectant moms monitor […]


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Anna here to share thoughts of motherhood. This post is part of a sponsored campaign. Fisher Price has a Mother’s Day wish for you….and other Moms too! Forget sleepless nights! Enjoy a relaxing, playful Mother’s […]


What TheoAndBeau Remind Me About Cosleeping

When you look deeply into the award-winning photos of the napping dog and child duo #TheoandBeau you see love, trust and a shared intimacy that’s building an unbreakable bond. I believe it is also a […]


Organizing Tips for Kids

Want to help your kids get organized? Here’s an “Organization 101″ system for kids using the Home Collection by Post-it® Brand, Scotch® Brand and Command™ Brand products. This post is part of a sponsored campaign, […]


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5 Minutes for Mom contributor Bonnie Way watched a MomAssembly course for this review, but all opinions are her own. Parenting is hard work. Most of us learned about parenting from our own parents—but we […]


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Anna here to talk about an innovative doll from Arklu to send a positive message to girls everywhere. Body image is a huge issue with girls. Today’s media images of perfection and sexiness have girls […]


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Author Genny Heikka shares thoughts on finding bliss in the hustle and bustle of motherhood. “Being a mother means that your heart is no longer yours; it wanders wherever your children go.”—Author Unknown Bliss perfect […]