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  • Ehrisman-Mickle
    Attorney Stacy Ehrisman-Mickle takes her baby to court and gets scolded by judge
    Stacy Ehrisman-Mickle, an attorney in Atlanta, was denied a request to delay a hearing that occurred during her six-week maternity leave. In response, she went to court to represent her clients with her four-week-old baby strapped to her chest. As...
  • Maya and Gabriel
    I Am A Mom
    I am a mom. It is the name by which I am now almost solely addressed and to which I answer (sometimes regardless of whose child is beckoning). It is the station through which I hope to demonstrate the honorability and compassion and it is through...
  • Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes
    Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes; U.S. follows trend
    For the past seventy-five years, expectant mothers in Finland have been sent home with a box for their newborn. This box is much like a baby starter kit containing clothes, sheets, and even toys. Since 1930 this box has a dual purpose. Other items...
  • How To Teach A New Mom Clean Tricks
    How To Teach A New Mom Clean Tricks
    If you’re OCD like me, you’re probably freaking out about life post baby. I’ve got a million thoughts about clean bathrooms, crumbs, cooking stains on my countertops, laundry, and the list continues…. I mean, I’ve...
  • Only mom and dad can make it stop
    Only mom and dad can make it stop
    A couple of years ago, a parenting expert spoke at a training seminar at St. Michael Catholic Church in Wheaton. The statement was about communication between parents and children. The statistics were flooring!What this person stated for a fact is...
  • Little angels sent from heaven
    Little angels sent from heaven
    Children are one of life's most purest joys. Each one comes into this world so innocent, unique, special, and all blank slates ready to be molded by the caretakers entrusted to watch over them. The beauty of having babies is they give you an...
  • breastfeeding week
    World Breastfeeding Week: August 1-7
    This week is world Breastfeeding Week across the globe. It is sponsored and promoted by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA). The 2014 theme asserts the importance of increasing and sustaining the protection, promotion and support of...
  • A Girl's Guide to Greatness
    New Book - A Girl's Guide to Greatness: Mystical Paths for Magical Women
    Here is a scientific approach to the mystical in a way never before exposed in the genre of self-improvement books. The author uses resources and well known speakers and authors to support her method of meditation, visualization, guided imagery,...
  • Take the Beautiful Mother Challenge
    Take the Beautiful Mother Challenge
    There's always something new happening on Facebook. The Beautiful Mother Challenge started appearing on Facebook this summer. Here's how the challenge works. A Facebook friend will tag you in a post featuring pictures of her with her...
  • PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi talks careers for mothers
    PepsiCo CEO admits moms who seek careers cannot have it all
    Moms who want to have a family and a successful position in the business world often have a difficult decision to make. Do they have to give up their dream career that they’ve worked so hard to attain to be a good mom? Likewise, does a woman...
  • Motherhood Dreams & Success: You Can Have It All became a Best Seller in 5 hours
    Motherhood Dreams & Success: You Can Have It All became a best seller in 5 hours
    Yesterday the anthology, Motherhood Dreams & Success: You Can Have It All, was launched and became a Best Seller in 5 Hours! This is a collection of 30 inspirational stories written by women from across the world. The Co-Authors came together...
  • Tips to relieve pregnancy-related back pain
    Tips to relieve pregnancy-related back pain
    While every pregnancy is different in its own unique way, many, unfortunately, include back pain as a considerable obstacle. During later stages of pregnancy, it can be difficult to find much comfort, but back issues can cause genuine pain that is...
  • Homelessness
    Organization to help ease homeless mothers and children off the streets
    Atlanta’s organization, Children’s Restoration Network, continually seeks to enhance its ability to offer significant resources to homeless children and mothers, and make a demonstrable difference in the lives of these individuals by...
  • Angelina Jolie on Hollywood moms
    Angelina Jolie gives sound advice to superstar moms and her own children
    Six children vie for the attention of Angelina Jolie on a regular basis, and it isn't kids belonging to fans of hers; it's her own children. But the super celebrity actress isn't complaining about how Zahara Marley, Shiloh Nouvel,...
  • Julia Roller
    Roller Helps Moms Strengthen their Spiritual Life
    All moms understand how the hectic pace of life can make it difficult to spend time focusing on your spiritual life. When the kids need to be fed and the laundry folded, prayer and Bible study can take a backseat. Julia Roller’s life changed...