This Is Mom Life: 10 Funny Memes That are SO Mom Life

Mom life is a lot of things. It’s challenging in ways you probably never anticipated, and fulfilling in ways that almost seem impossible. Some mothers are able to sum it up perfectly for all of us. And, since we can’t … Read More

You’re Not Alone: 10 Things to Know About Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression is a severe, often long lasting mood disorder triggered in some women by childbirth. Often mistaken for the simple and more common, “babyblues”, postpartum depression, or PPD, often lasts much longer and includes a variety of symptoms that … Read More

The 10 Things I Love Most About Mom Life

Motherhood is the best thing that has ever happened to me. I know, it sounds super cliché, but in reality, it is just so true. I was meant for mom life. I can’t think of another thing I have done … Read More

Your First Trimester: 10 Things That Will Probably Happen

Pregnancy is an exciting time in a women’s life. So many things to look forward to, and the changes! They start almost immediately, right in the first trimester, for many of us. While our non pregnant partners have 10 months … Read More

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

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

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

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

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

5 Strategies To Sooth A Crying Baby

Nothing can quite prepare you for those first days with a newborn. The sleepless nights are one thing, but the crying baby that you haven’t yet figured out is probably the most trying part of those early weeks and months. … Read More

10 Things I Swore I’d Never Do Before Becoming a Mom

When we surveyed modern moms who use the mom.life app, many of them noted that, while there are some things they do similar to their own mothers, there are a lot of things they don’t do. I remember my days … Read More

Modern Mom Life Then vs Now: 10 Things Our Moms Had to Mom Without

Every modern mom has probably heard from their moms and their mom’s mom about all of the ways their mom life was harder. Modern technology and general improvements in daily life are to blame. But, there is also this idea … Read More

Modern Mom Interview: Julie Cole of Mabels Labels

When I think of Julie Cole, I think of a mom who has figured this modern mom thing out. She is a mother to six kids and the co-founder of the very successful Mabels Labels – a company she built … Read More

Modern Mom Interview: Brandi Riley of Mama Knows It All

Brandi Riley is a mom that we at mom.life are proud to know and admire, and once you read her story and get to know her better, you’ll understand why. She is driven, an eternal optimist, a mom and a … Read More

Who is the Modern Mother?

What defines the modern mother? What are her goals and how does she see herself? How does she differ from her mother in her parenting approach? We at mom.life decided to dig into this a bit by surveying our moms … Read More