• How To Manage This Often-Overlooked Challenge For SAHM Moms Who Want To Go Back To Work By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 18, 2019

    HOW TO MANAGE THIS OFTEN-OVERLOOKED CHALLENGE FOR SAHM MOMS WHO WANT TO GO BACK TO WORK

    I didn't do the working mom gig for long-only 10 weeks after my first child was born. I was a teacher at the time, the primary financial...

    Pregnancy, Mom, Child, Baby, Stay-At-Home Mom, The Motherhood Experience, Working Mom
  • It's Okay To Admit That Marriage Is Really Freaking Hard By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 18, 2019

    IT'S OKAY TO ADMIT THAT MARRIAGE IS REALLY FREAKING HARD

    I don't remember how many months pregnant I was, but I know that I was already showing. My husband and I were having an argument about...

    Pregnant, Mom, Love and Marriage, Relationships
  • Why You Need To Hang On Tight To Your Friends Without Kids By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 18, 2019

    WHY YOU NEED TO HANG ON TIGHT TO YOUR FRIENDS WITHOUT KIDS

    Sex, books, exotic travel and the genius of Parks & Recreation. They sound like the conversation topics from an amazing first date,...

    Sleep, Mom, Child, Friendship
  • Why Perfect Grades Don't Matter As Much As People Think By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 18, 2019

    WHY PERFECT GRADES DON'T MATTER AS MUCH AS PEOPLE THINK

    We see it everywhere when report-card time rolls around. Pizza Hut used to do it. Local restaurants do it. Ice cream places do it....

    Senior, Child, Education
  • These Adorable Heating Pads Will Soothe All Your Aches And Pains By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 18, 2019

    THESE ADORABLE HEATING PADS WILL SOOTHE ALL YOUR ACHES AND PAINS

    These ridiculously cute heating pads will make your body feel so much better Okay, let's breakdown all of the benefits of heating pads....

    Cold, Belly, Scary Mommy Loves
  • Teachers Suspended After Displaying Images Of Nooses In Classroom By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    TEACHERS SUSPENDED AFTER DISPLAYING IMAGES OF NOOSES IN CLASSROOM

    The three teachers face termination and potentially losing their teaching licenses for displaying the racist imagery Three teachers...

    Face, News
  • Research Shows The Arts Have Profound Impact On Kids' Education By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    RESEARCH SHOWS THE ARTS HAVE PROFOUND IMPACT ON KIDS' EDUCATION

    Important new research shows just how important arts education is for kids Glee had it right all along. A new study found that arts...

    News
  • Don Cheadle Uses His Clothes To Make Some Powerful Statements On SNL By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    DON CHEADLE USES HIS CLOTHES TO MAKE SOME POWERFUL STATEMENTS ON SNL

    Don Cheadle hosted Saturday Night Live and sent a powerful, important message Three very big cheers for celebrities who use their enormous...

    Power, Arm, Trending
  • Preventing Postpartum Depression Could Be Possible With Proper Counseling By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    PREVENTING POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION COULD BE POSSIBLE WITH PROPER COUNSELING

    Doctors should recommend counseling to at-risk women even if they're still pregnant If you've suffered from postpartum depression,...

    Pregnant, Depression, Trending
  • Hilary Duff Trying To ‘Sniff' Baby Through Her Phone Is Every New Mom By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    HILARY DUFF TRYING TO ‘SNIFF' BABY THROUGH HER PHONE IS EVERY NEW MOM

    We're obsessed with this video of Hilary Duff missing her baby girl, Banks The craziest part of being a parent is how much you savor...

    Mom, Child, Hands, Baby, Trending
  • 20 Gifts For The Coffee Lovers In Your Life By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    20 GIFTS FOR THE COFFEE LOVERS IN YOUR LIFE

    Coffee lovers know that there's no better start to the day than that hot cup of deliciousness. Coffee never asks questions, because...

    Mom, Scary Mommy Loves
  • I'm A Low-Income Single Mom, And I Deserve Self-Care Too By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    I'M A LOW-INCOME SINGLE MOM, AND I DESERVE SELF-CARE TOO

    When you're a single mom, it's rare that you have time to yourself. You have to grab moments of peace wherever you can find them. Sometimes...

    Mom, Single, Step Parenting
  • This Is My Biggest Fear Now That I'm Done Having Babies By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    THIS IS MY BIGGEST FEAR NOW THAT I'M DONE HAVING BABIES

    I just finished up a minimalist challenge with some friends. The premise was to get rid of the amount of items corresponding to what...

    Pregnant, Plan, Baby, Scary Mommy, Tweens & Teens
  • Decluttering Should Come With A Disclaimer And Here's Why By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 17, 2019

    DECLUTTERING SHOULD COME WITH A DISCLAIMER AND HERE'S WHY

    Over 10 years ago, I was strolling through Target with three toddlers and saw a pink, heart shaped cake pan in the dollar spot. I'd...

    Mom, Home, Living
  • ‘The Handmaid's Tale' Is Filming In D.C. And The Pictures Are Haunting By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    ‘THE HANDMAID'S TALE' IS FILMING IN D.C. AND THE PICTURES ARE HAUNTING

    Pictures of The Handmaid's Tale filming in D.C. are eerie AF It's really only fitting that The Handmaid's Tale , a show that echos...

    Power, Trending
  • A Live-Action American Girl Doll Movie Is Coming - Prepare For All The Nostalgia By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    A LIVE-ACTION AMERICAN GIRL DOLL MOVIE IS COMING - PREPARE FOR ALL THE NOSTALGIA

    There's a live-action American Girl doll movie coming our way, and be still my childhood heart Remember the days when all you needed...

    News
  • Payless ShoeSource Is Closing All Of Its U.S. Stores Permanently By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    PAYLESS SHOESOURCE IS CLOSING ALL OF ITS U.S. STORES PERMANENTLY

    Payless ShoeSource is the latest major retailer to close all its stores It's truly the end of a shoe era. Payless ShoeSource announced...

    News
  • Baby Shark Play-Doh Exists Because We'll Never Escape This Craze By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    BABY SHARK PLAY-DOH EXISTS BECAUSE WE'LL NEVER ESCAPE THIS CRAZE

    It comes with baby and adult Play-Doh cutters Unless you've been living under a rock, you've inevitably heard the “Baby Shark” song,...

    Baby, Trending
  • Mom Accidentally Wears Car Seat Cover As Skirt, Is All Of Us By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    MOM ACCIDENTALLY WEARS CAR SEAT COVER AS SKIRT, IS ALL OF US

    You will love everything about this story because it's hilarious and relatable This is one of those stories that will either have you...

    Mom, General
  • We Need To Make Time With Our BFFs A Priority By Scary Mommy   -   Feb 16, 2019

    WE NEED TO MAKE TIME WITH OUR BFFS A PRIORITY

    It's 2 a.m. I'm still awake, still making lists, still racking my brain-what am I forgetting? What else could go wrong that I could...

    Stress, Plan, Mom, Brain, Friendship, The Motherhood Experience