To NICU Nurses Everywhere: Thank You

By: Rebecca Beck, Guest Blogger I remember that day as if it was yesterday. The day I was told I was carrying twins after an exhausting few years of infertility. My excitement was indescribable. Not one but two babies to … Read More

5 Great Ways to Teach Your Kids to Be Thankful

We're entering the holiday season, one filled with 'I wants' and wish lists. In the midst of all of this, how do we teach our children to be grateful for what they already have in their lives and how do … Read More

What is Dharma Parenting?

We all know that our children are each unique in their own way, what works for one does not always work for the other. I have three daughters and each of them is unique. Even with my identical twins, you might think they … Read More

12 Ways You Know You’re a NICU Mom

When you’re the mom of a baby born prematurely, that means you are navigating life in the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit). It is a foreign land that only a select few get the ‘privilege’ to experience. I say privilege … Read More

Feeding Baby: 3 Important Tips

Bottle or breast, which is best? There's no debate – feeding baby in a way that's best for you and your family, that's what's best. We asked our mom.life moms for their best bottle and breastfeeding tips for new moms … Read More

The Secret to Great Baby Sleep

There are few things that a new parent wishes for more than sleep. But, as a new parent, you may be struggling to find a way for baby — and you — to get some sleep.  So, what’s the secret? … Read More

10 Clever Ways to Announce Your Pregnancy or Baby’s Gender

Having a baby is such a happy time in a family’s life – not only for the parents to be, but also the extended family. So how will you announce to those that you love that you are expecting? How … Read More

Breastfeeding Mom Shuts Down Shaming in an Epic Way

In Dartford, England this week, a mother, who was breastfeeding her baby in local public park, is being accused of 'squirting her boob' at a woman, who told her to move to a private location because it was distracting her husband. According to the Daily … Read More

12 Secret Tips for Surviving Life with a Newborn

Motherhood. It feels like one minute you’re pregnant and full of joy. And the very next, you’re scrambling to get all of your things together because you’re suddenly changing diapers and breastfeeding and taking care of an actual tiny human … Read More

#DaddysGotU: The Rock Does Diaper Duty Anywhere, Anytime

Recently, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson took to Instagram and posted this smiling photo to give fans a glimpse into his daily daddy duties! He definitely proved that when it comes to his 7-month old daugher Jasmine, #DaddysGotU. “Regardless of where we’re … Read More

16 Tips From Rockstar Preemie Moms

Preemie moms are a special breed, born out of the most primal instinct to protect their babies. They face some of the biggest challenges of their lives head on with the strength many never even knew they had. We asked … Read More

Top 200 Most Popular Girls’ and Boys’ Names for 2016

Everyone wants their children’s name to stand out from the crowd and be special. Their name should be cool enough to inspire song lyrics or a poem, but it should never be silly in a few years. For your daughter, her name should be … Read More

52 Awesome Baby Naming Tips From the mom.life Community

For many parents out there, especially first-timers, naming their baby can be both stressful and hard – there are just too many names to choose from! So we asked the mom.life community for some tips on naming babies and how they named … Read More