Things You Never Knew You Could Do Until You Became a Mom

The other day, I was talking to a friend who has not yet become a parent. She started complaining about how she was so bored and watched TV all day before she suddenly stopped mid-sentence and looked at me with wide-eyes. Then she apologized profusely for throwing her perfectly calm and peaceful life in my face. But it was okay, I was half asleep anyway listening since my baby was teething and kept me up all night. You learn a […]

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Forget the Registry. What a New Mom Actually Needs

Ah, the baby registry. It gave me such anxiety as a first-time mom. What did I really need? What should I spend the big bucks on and where could I save money? Do I really need to register for every little thing or will my friends think that’s greedy? You see, before kids, I had no idea what a new mom actually needs. Turns out, most of it isn’t going to be on a registry.   Granny Panties. Her ass […]

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5 Things to Do Before Your First Baby Arrives

Take it from experienced moms, use your first pregnancy time wisely. It’s the last time you’ll have to yourself for quite a while! 5 Things to Do Before Your First Baby Arrives ♦Go to a movie. I haven’t seen a movie in the theater for four years. Go now and rest the jumbo size popcorn on your huge belly. Or at least binge-watch a TV show you’ve been wanting to see. ♦Read a book. It’s going to be a while […]

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Ways To Help a New Mom… for REALS.

Ways to Help a New Mom… for REALS. When one brings new life into the world, all kinds of well-meaning friends and relatives come out of the woodwork, trying to “help.” Most the time, their well-intentioned help just stresses the new mom out even more. In this piece for the hilarious blog Sammiches & Psych Meds, MomCave’s Jen breaks it down.. Click here to read the full piece.

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