The Potty Training Tips Every Mom Needs to Make Life Easier

And better. And somewhat sane again. Potty training is a hot topic for moms. No matter your parenting style, work status, age, or location there will come a time in your mom life when you have to figure out how … Read More

How We Lived on One Income So I Could Afford to Be a Stay at Home Mom

I always wanted to be a stay at home mom. I knew before I even thought about having a baby that it was the way I wanted to raise my kids. Fast forward to a surprise pregnancy, not even a … Read More

7 Things Every Mom Should Do Before Baby Comes and 3 You Can Skip

Before baby comes, there seems to be a laundry list of things you need to get done. Cleaning and organizing and shopping and work and just, stuff, so much stuff! All of it piling up, none of it seeming to … Read More

Happy, Healthy Pregnancy Goals: How to Rock Your Pregnancy

Being pregnant sucking the life out of you? That’s because pregnancy is not always awesome. And a happy, healthy pregnancy is not always easy to come by. There is more to that story than glowing skin, healthy appetites, and bigger … Read More

You’re NOT a Bad Mom: 10 Totally Normal Things All New Moms Think

Moms are like snowflakes -no two mom quite the same. But, we do have similarities and things we can all agree on. Like the fact that Caillou should be stopped, just like people who say breastfeeding never hurts. The sad … Read More

8 Things Every Working Mom is Sick AF of Hearing

I love what I do for work. I own two businesses and am basically my own boss with an office in my playroom. Despite that, if I had my way I would choose instead to be independently wealthy and free … Read More

The Public Toddler Tantrum: How To Survive

There are few things more challenging for a mom to deal with than their child having a tantrum in public. It is just one of those things that marks your memories and your motherhood for good -especially if your little … Read More

The Mom Life Injury: 4 Real Ways Being a Mom Hurts Like a Mother

Actress Busy Phillips recently reminded us that mom life is no joke and the struggle is so very real. She posted a pic of herself, loaded down with all of the things a few weeks ago, and made moms every … Read More

For the Childless Bestie: Here’s How to Show Your New Mom Friend You Care

Your BFF has finally dropped that basketball belly and given birth to the best baby ever. While you’re not even about that life at the moment, you are so about your bestie and want her to know that you are … Read More

10 Questions Every Young Mom Is Sick of Answering

I had my first baby when I was 23. I know, it’s not super young, but I had just finished college and most of my friends weren’t having kids. They were having career babies and dating and partying and doing … Read More

Your Top Breastfeeding Questions Answered by a Lactation Consultant

Have you joined us in the mom.life app yet? What are you waiting for?! Yesterday, mom.life Mombassador, Princess (you can follow her in app as @Cubanese), a certified lactation consultant and breastfeeding guru, hosted an in app chat for moms … Read More

Breastfeeding Guide: How to Keep Up When You Go Back to Work

Going back to work after baby is hard. For every mom. Breastfeeding or bottle feeding, hard labor or easy, one baby or many -every working mom who has to get up and leave their baby to go back to work … Read More

What is A Mucus Plug and Other Things You Will Google While Pregnant

When you get pregnant, you automatically inherit this new language -an entirely new vocabulary to discuss your entirely new life. If you’re a member of the mom.life app (and you should totally be a member of the mom.life app!), you … Read More

10 Tips That Prove You Can Eat Healthy and Save Money at the Grocery Store

Eating healthy is hard. So hard. Chocolate chip cookies and tacos and wine taste better than, um, everything. Chocolate chip cookies, tacos, and wine taste better than everything. Especially everything healthy. And then there’s the cost. Everything in the fruits … Read More

3 Things You Need to Know About SIDS & Baby Sleep Safety

My first memory is of my father telling me my sister was dead. I was about to turn five, and I can still see the path he took through our backyard as he carried me and whispered in my ear … Read More