A photo of a mom-of-three wearing a bikini that reveals her flabby stomach has been shared nearly 50,000 times since it was first posted on Facebook on March 21. Rachel Hollis, founder of the lifestyle website The Chic Site, shared the image to encourage women to embrace their imperfections and feel confident about their bodies. Along
“Keep your eyes on the road, kids.” It’s hardly a new warning, but according to a new study conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, distracted driving is a much more serious problem among teens than previously thought. The...Show More Summary
If this mom is a hero for 'daring' to wear a bikini, we have serious problems with the way we think about women's bodies. More » There’s Nothing ‘Brave’ About A Mom Wearing A Bikini is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
The mom who Twitters as Mainline Housewife (mainlinewife) sends us proof that we can never underestimate the how far our obsession over child safety can go: But wait — this doesn’t even require a notary?
Yesterday, according to the Indianapolis Star, the state's Supreme Court issued a ruling that may see a lot of kids (and parents) bidding goodbye to the beloved yellow school bus. More » State Supreme Court Says It’s A-OK To End Bus Service For All Students is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Post by Caroline Olney. You thought you made it past all the surprises now that you're finally done with pregnancy? Think again. The first month after your baby is born is really just an adjustment period for them -- their little bodies are learning to cope with the real world after all that time in the comfort of your womb. Show More Summary
The announcement that White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett and U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez will soon kick off a historic 'Lead On Leave' tour is exciting news that comes amidst strong, widespread demand and support for paid leave. Show More Summary
When a social media app is named after the "burn book" in the teen cult movie Mean Girls, better brace yourself for a whole Pandora's box of trouble. After all, in the movie (which, by the way, stars Lindsey Lohan... no one's idea of a teen role model), girls record gossip and negative comments in a journal left around for others to read. Show More Summary
The frustrating phases of refusing to sleep or drink from a bottle or stop knocking all of the books off the shelf seem to stretch on forever but in hindsight, they go by in the blink of an eye. Right now, I want to focus on sleep and...Show More Summary
Anyone who has ever had to deal with a breast pump will need to grab a pitchfork after reading this story. More » The Story Of This Breastmilk-Destroying Mother-In-Law Will Make You See Red is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperf...
A kourotrophos is a type of Etruscan sculpture depicting a female figure carrying a child. Like on this amber pendant at the Getty Villa, where she's got her kid in a baby wrap. OG. There are more pics at the Getty site, in case you want to recreate this look yourself. Pendant: Female Holding a Child (Kourotrophos), c 600-550 BC [getty.edu via @queensclassics]
I searched around the net to find the best famous painting colouring pages. I set this up as an after school activity one day. I simply printed out the colouring pages, did a collage of corresponding famous paintings and cut them out. I found a heap of great ones over at Super Coloring here and I picked […]
This anti-vaxxer thinks it's selfish to ask her to vaccinate her child, and she's making some pretty bold comparisons to back up her stance. More » Anti-Vaxxer Compares Vaccines To Feeding Peanuts To Kids With Allergies is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
I don’t know about you, but I totally forgot that Zooey Deschanel is pregnant. So when I saw that she was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night talking about being pregnant, for a split second I was like, “Hmm, that’s kind of a weird thing for a non-pregnant celebrity to talk about.” And then I remembered. Show More Summary
It is a complex world in which we live and, for young children, certain complexities are difficult to comprehend. Communication with your kids evolves as they get older, challenging us to figure out the best way to talk about important topics. Show More Summary
We all know how great exercise is for us—it’s been shown to have positive effects in almost every area of our life, whether that’s reducing disease risks, combatting depression, or just improving overall wellbeing. But exercising together as a family has some additional benefits. Show More Summary
The baby will be 2 in four months and I need to stop calling him a baby. He refers to himself as a baby in pictures. He points and says, "Baby! Dat Baby!" He points to my phone and asks for, "Bibeos baby." So, I show him a video of him...Show More Summary
If you're considering flying this summer but are worried about pulling it off with an infant or toddler on board, don't despair. There are easy things you can do to make your flight easier, and no, you don't have to make goody bags for your fellow passengers. Show More Summary
Proving you're never too young to be an Internet star, an ultrasound video that shows an unborn baby clapping to a children's song has gone viral.Mom Jen Cardinal posted the clip on YouTube Thursday, writing, "At our 14 week ultrasound our baby was clapping, so I sang a song with our doctor as my husband filmed.
Everywhere I look, I'm surrounded by baby bumps and adorable, fat, juicy babies. There are arm rolls in abundance and gummy little grins. Sometimes, my ovaries quiver and I can't take it. But I don't want any more babies... mentally....Show More Summary