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MOTHERHOOD DURING A PANDEMIC - EVERYDAY EYECANDY

Navagating a pandemic has taken a toll on us all. As parents, it can be difficult to find a balance for your kids. Everyday Eyecandy shares her ten tips on how parents can cope with stress and how she is working to create "normalcy" for her son.

PARENTING DURING A PANDEMIC: A HOW (& HOW NOT) TO - DESIGNER DADDY

In a time of uncertainty, there is a lot of new rules we have to follow. Things that we used to do freely have turned upside down. Brent Almond, from Designer Daddy shares tips on what t do and not do when it comes to parenting in the pandemic.

THE BIGGEST HIDDEN DANGER OF COVID-19 FOR KIDS - FOREVER FRECKLED

Routines have been broken and altered. Many parents, are finding it difficult to find the perfect balance. Dr. Katie Freidman from Forever Freckled shares some tips to create a new balance for your kids.

DOS & DON’TS FOR PARENTING WHILE STAYING SAFE AT HOME - THE MOM CREATIVE

"How are you doing lately?" this is an important question to ask yourself. LaTonya Yvette shares her coping strategies as well as encourages self care as a #Responsibility to yourself and your family.

STRESS AND DRINKING - LATONYA YVETTE

"How are you doing lately?" this is an important question to ask yourself. LaTonya Yvette shares her coping strategies as well as encourages self care as a #Responsibility to yourself and your family.

HEALTHY COPING STRATEGIES DURING STRESSFUL TIMES - MOMMY DIARY

Choosing responsible coping strategies is key to creating a sense of security in such an uncertain time. Angela Kim, of Mommy Diary shares her tips for coping with stress and anxiety and modeling responsible habits for her kids.

THE CHALLENGES OF PARENTING IN TIMES OF A PANDEMIC - YO MARIANA

A "new normal" has added more to the list of what it means to parent effectively. Mariana of Yo Mariana shares her new struggles of parenting as she navigates how to properly answer her kids questions as well as model responsible behaviors.

TEACHING YOUR KIDS TO POSITIVELY COPE IN A CRISIS - CITY GIRL GONE MOM

There are many reasons to start conversations with your kids. Especially, when it comes to healthy coping skills during an uncertain time. Danielle Schaffer of City Girl Gone Mom discusses how she talks to her kids about staying positive and creating healthy happy.

PARENTING RESPONSIBLY DURING COVID-19 AND ALCOHOL RESPONSIBILITY MONTH - THE PARENTOLOGIST

Talking to kids early about self-care, stress management, and how to say NO to underage drinking is a great way to keep them healthy. Dr. Kim Van Dsusen of The Parentologist discusses parenting in a pandemic and how these conversations are important to her kids development.

BLACK JOY IS REVOLUTIONARY - MY BROWN BABY

There is an urgent need to care for ourselves and for others now. Denene Miller echoes that’s sentiment in her candid instagram post on what a "new normal" has looked like for her and her daughters.

PARENTING DURING A PANDEMIC: ADDRESSING (NOT AVOIDING) SUMMERTIME BLUES - DESIGNER DADDY

Making the transition from school to summer break is usually a wind-down period. But in this "new normal" it can feel hectic and uncertain. Brent Almond, from Designer Daddy share tips on how to have conversations about underage drinking and self-care during summer break.

NAVIGATING THE NEW WORLD OF VIRTUAL FRIENDSHIPS - FOREVER FRECKLED

"Will the world ever looks the same" With so much uncertainty keeping kids healthy is still a top priority. Hear from Dr. Katie Friedman of Forever Freckled on tips she uses to talk to her kids about underage drinking and the importance of keeping their brains and bodies healthy during this "new normal.

5 WAYS FOR KIDS TO THRIVE AS THE SCHOOL YEAR ENDS - THE MOM CREATIVE

Summer feels different and full of new challenges to make it memorable. Jessica Turner, from the Mom Creative shares how she is keeping her kids active and engaged while spending more time at home.

SELF CARE – LATONYA YVETTE

"What does your self care look like?" LaTonya Yvette reflects on her current routine and why she's starting conversations with her kids early and often about choosing healthy lifestyles and routines.

HOW TO HELP OUR KIDS THROUGH LOSS OF RITUALS – MOMMY DIARY

Rituals are important to every family. This year many had to be skipped or celebrated inside with fewer loved ones. Angela Kim of the Mommy Diary shares how she's working to create a new sense of normalcy and celebrate accomplishments with her kids.

THE CURTAIN CLOSES WITHOUT APPLAUSE FOR THE CLASS OF 2020; HOW TO HELP OUR KIDS COPE USING THE UNICORN THEORY – YO MARIANA

Celebrating the end of the school year is much different than we pictured it to be. Mariana Cano, of Yo Mariana shares why she's using the "Unicorn Method" to help her kids cope with the loss of ritual celebrations and make the most of their accomplishments.

WHAT THE HECK IS SELF CARE ANYWAY?- JENNIFER BORGET

Sometimes parents just need a nap. Hear from Jennifer Borget, author of Cherish 365, on her journey to spend more time taking better care of herself for her kids.

LOVE THE CHILD YOU HAVE, NOT THE ONE YOU WISH YOU HAD - JENNIFER BORGET

Every kid is perfect in their own way. Hear from Jennifer Borget, author of Cherish 365, on loving your child through their struggles, doing away with the perfect images of who you want them to be, embracing who they actually are.

WHEN SELF-CARE MEANS ESCAPE - JENNIFER KINDHOUSE

Self-care is about doing what is best for you. Hear from Jennifer Kindhouse, author of Life in Italics, as she shares her personal experience on integrating self-care into her daily routine.

CONNECTION IS MY NEW DE-STRESSOR - JENNIFER KINDHOUSE

Connecting with your kids is key. Hear from Jennifer Kindhouse, author of Life in Italics, on how she is less stressed when she and her kids are in sync.

STRESS & DON’T WAKE DADDY GAME TIME - ANDY HERALD

Laughter can be the best remedy for stress, especially for kids. Hear from Andy Herald, author of How To Be A Dad, on how he tackles stress by playing games with his son.

BE INTENTIONAL - JILL KRAUSE

Being intentional about your routine and behavior can help cut down on stress, especially when it comes to parenting. Hear from Jill Krause, author of Baby Rabies, on why she is making her word of the year “intention,” and how it will help her connect with her kids.

MY FAVORITE SIMPLE ORGANIZATION SYSTEM - JILL KRAUSE

Staying organized can seem impossible. Hear from Jill Krause, author of Baby Rabies, on the organization tips that she uses to keep, clutter to a minimum.

WHAT MAMIS NEED - SILI RECIO

Parents need community and a safe space to connect about the stresses of parenthood. And the internet is a great place for that. Hear from Sili Recio, author of My Mamihood, on why memes about alcohol and parenthood should not be normalized humor.

INTENTIONAL SELF-CARE - SILI RECIO

Putting yourself first when it matters most is not a selfish act. Hear from Sili Recio, author of My Mamihood, on how intentional self-care is critical for her overall health and for being the best mom she can be!

LET’S TALK ABOUT BACK-TO-SCHOOL STRESS - LIZ STANLEY

Back-to-school can be stressful, but you are not the only one who could be feeling the added pressure. Hear from Liz Stanley, author of Say Yes, on how she is teaching the importance of emotional self-care to her kids.

NEGATIVE + POSITIVE STRESS RESPONSES - CHRISTINE KOH

Kids pay attention to everything, including how you deal with stress. Hear from Christine Koh, author of Boston Mamas, as she talks to other moms on positive and negative responses to stress.

LESSONS LEARNED: WHY KIDS CAN BENEFIT FROM YOUR BAD DAYS - CHRISTINE KOH

Not every day will be perfect. Hear from Christine Koh, author of Boston Mamas, on what an occasional bad day can teach your kids.

5 MOM CLICHES THAT DO NOT MAKE PARENTING EASIER - VANESSA BELL

Parenting is a fulfilling role with lots of unknowns. Hear from Vanessa Bell, author of De Su Mama, on why cliches won’t help you to be a parent.

WHAT I LEARNED ABOUT STRESS, MOMMY’S “ME TIME” AND TALKING TO MY KIDS - JULIE MINER

Talking to your kids about managing stress can help them properly direct their emotions. Hear from Julie Miner, author of Rants From Mommyland, on why a lifestyle change was mandatory and what she taught her kids in the process.

A MOTHER'S WORK IS NEVER DONE - JEN MANN

Balancing a heavy travel schedule and parenting can be challenging. Hear from Jen Mann, author of People I want to Punch in the Throat, as she shares tips to getting her kids to communicate with her while she’s working away from home.

7 WAYS TO BE A BETTER MOM - ANNA

Anna Luther, author of My Life and Kids shares seven tips on how to become a better mom.

CREATING BALANCE FOR YOUR FAMILY - ANNA LUTHER

There are five categories in life. How many can you balance? Hear from Anna Luther on how she creates balance and makes time for those that are most important to her.

LIVING MINDFULLY - JESSICA SHYBA

Responsibility is listening to your instincts and choosing wisely. Hear from Jessica Shyba, author of Mommas Gone City, on creating mindfulness and modeling responsible behavior for her kids.

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