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Would you do it again?

“If you had to do it over again, would you?”

This question was raised to me recently at a girl’s night in, a ritual that I have cherished since I was a teenager.   916 more words

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Sales reps in NHS maternity wards are a marketing push too far for mothers.

We have come to associate parenthood with buying stuff – but that’s no reason to subject bed-bound new mums to the hard sell, says Mumsnet editor Sarah Crown… 1,339 more words

News

Deadline Nears For Philadelphia Employers To Inform Female Workers About New Anti-Discrimination Law

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia employers have just a few days to inform workers about a new anti-discrimination law focused on women who are pregnant or new mothers. 228 more words

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Lactation cookie recipe

Lactation cookies are cookies for breastfeeding mothers, full of ingredients  that may help boost milk supply, in particular oats, flaxseed and brewers yeast. Whether or not you particularly need help with supply, these are yummy cookies, full of energy for new mamas! 228 more words

Doula-ing

Circadian Rhythms

The first few months of a baby’s life are hardest on her mother. Babies don’t know day from night and every few hours they scream in abandonment and confusion. 2,099 more words

Bette Davis

6 Super Healthy (And Easy) Fitness Tips for Mommies

By Guest Author Alison Sweeney

Being a mother is hard. Very hard. And very underrated. The pressure of motherhood results in many side effects (lack of sleep, anyone?) but the biggest one being the complete neglect of fitness and eating right. 696 more words

Food And Healthy Eating

Time really does fly

When my daughters were tiny they routinely filled my lap with reflux puke, and almost never slept for more than an hour and a half.  Because of this, when a well meaning older parent would smile at me and say dreamily to enjoy each moment, that time passes too quickly, I’ll admit that no small part of me wanted to punch them in the nose.  568 more words

Parenting