To Work or Not to Work

Ahh, to work or not to work…as a mama in the twenty-first century that is the ultimate question! One marvelous thing about our generation is that women, for the first time in history, are presented with dozens of options for full-time, flextime, part-time, or from-home work. Although we still have far to go, our generation…

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How to Make Mom Friends

Everybody wants to know how to make “mom friends,” right?! I don’t think there’s some big secret, but I do know it takes work and getting out of yourself. If you’re willing to reach out, you’ll find your village. Here is the equation: ONE MOM FRIEND YOU REALLY LIKE + YOUR KIDS GET ALONG =…

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A Day With the Basics – Alexis Kaiser

We love to see how families use Tubby Todd every day. Follow along with this series, A Day with the Basics! If you use Tubby Todd in your home, be sure to tag @_themamablog and #adaywiththebasics to share! Today, we are hearing from Alexis Kaiser about her life as a blogger, mother and wife. Q: Give…

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For All Moms This Mother’s Day

“The greatest work we will ever do will be within the walls of our home.” — David O. McKay This week I stayed with a friend who works as a family therapist, volunteers with her local church group, has three small (adorable!) children and a husband in residency to be an oncologist. I stayed in her home and she took care of…

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How to Dress Before and After Baby

Everyone talks about maternity clothes, but guys, what about after you have the baby?! You’ve got to have a post-birth dressing strategy. We love the capsule wardrobe idea but we have to laugh. Moms were the OG capsule wardrobe. When nothing else fits, you’re left with only a couple of dresses and black yoga pants.…

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