Empowering Solo Moms

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Whenever my husband is out of town on business, I'm struck by one thought: How do single moms do it on their own? Juggling kids is hard even when you're got a two-man team; moms doing it on their own deserve all the kudos and support in the world. On the support front is Marika Lindholm, founder of …
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Ditch the Heels … and More Friendly Advice for Pregnant Feet

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When you're pregnant, you grow accustomed to the aches and pains that come along with a belly that throws off your center of gravity and extra weight that strains your entire body. But pregnancy affects your entire body, from the hair on your head --- that falls out in fistfuls postpartum --- to the …
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Stay Fit During Pregnancy (and Ease Back Postpartum) With This Walking Workout

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I've always thought that walking doesn't get enough credit. Sure it's not as sexy as running, but it's a great workout perfect for so many levels of fitness. It's particularly awesome during pregnancy when you no longer want to jostle your bump and the postpartum period when you're wanting to ease …
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How to Be a Perfect Parent in 5 Easy Steps, or Never

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Today's hilarious excerpt is from Una Lamarche's book, the title of which alone should make you want to pick up a copy: Unabrow: Misadventures of a Late Bloomer. Any book that has a unibrow-ed girl as adorable as this on the cover is one I want to read. Particularly when it includes brutally honest …
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Infertility: The Private Struggle

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This week is National Infertility Awareness Week. Today's post comes from Tessa Sarver, a friend of Jenn's who also struggled with infertility.  It’s National Infertility Awareness Week. Until recently, I’ve never put much thought into it, as infertility is such a private and personal thing. But …
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