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Instagram, I’m Just Not That Into You

By Anna Shirley

I'm really fed up with you, Instagram. And this coming from a devoted user. I have a lot of friends that I met through the app. I literally referred to them as my Instagram friends. I have had a photos I took with my camera phone printed and shown in a real, live gallery show. I have been creati... Read More

10 Reasons I Love Snapchat (And Yes, I’m a Mom)

By Anna Shirley

I'm nearly 40 and I have three kids between the ages of 5-9. I also have a best friend who is 20 years younger than me. We pretty much have the same taste in music, TV and movies but grew up in different generations. She taught me what bae meant (although it still confuses me) and I introduced h... Read More

What’s Coming And Going On Netflix In April 2016

By Rachael Herrscher

Ah the comings and goings of Netflix! You've just got a few days left to catch "Vanilla Ice Goes Amish" but worry not, there's more entertainment around the corner! Minions, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Princess Bride, My Girl, and the 2nd season of Fixer Upper are just a few of the family... Read More

How To Effectively Parent A 13-Year-Old Girl In The Digital Era

By YourTango

Teens today face a different set of problems, but that doesn't mean you can't relate. Do you remember when you were 13? It's an overwhelming time, to say the least. Everything you knew as a young kid suddenly gets upended. You're suddenly focused on best friends, falling in love, and not f... Read More

Japan Trend: Parents Squishing Baby’s Faces To Look Like Rice Balls

By YourTango

Stranger things have happened in Japan... Just when you thought Japan couldn't get any crazier, yet another trend that originated in Japan is taking the internet by storm. But unlike Japanese game shows where contestants do nasty things to each other, this trend is actually pretty cute. ... Read More

Deck the Halls: Chatbooks Giveaway {Now in Hardcover!}

By Rachael Herrscher

We wanted to make “Decking the Halls” a little easier so TodaysMama.com is hosting a giveaway-a-day to fill your stockings, trim the tree, and stuff things under it! Be sure to check back daily for new giveaways and chances to win! And now for one of our favorite things of all: Chatbooks! ... Read More

The One Thing Your Family NEEDS For Christmas {and every other day of the year}

By Rachael Herrscher

I’m so excited to FINALLY reveal what I wanted to shout from the rooftops! Check out Circle with Disney, the only gift I can basically guarantee won’t give you buyer’s remorse. Yes, it’s that cool. Every family needs this in their home. 4 {Amazing} Things You Can Do With Circle ... Read More

The Real (And Heartbreaking) Reason Kids Get Hooked on Social Media

By YourTango

By Lydia Kickliter When I was growing up, my parents loved to go to casinos. I became really familiar with something called "gambler's high."  I can recall this feeling — a sense of momentary and intermittent euphoria and gratification — as far back as in the game rooms of my youth as I begg... Read More

All About the Trace – A Boogie Board Play N’ Trace Review

By Anna Shirley

When I was asked to review the new Boogie Board Play N' Trace, I jumped at the chance. Having already reviewed both the Boogie Board Sync and Boogie Board Jot 8.5, I was eager to check out this new Boogie Board with a focus on kids and learning. Disclosure: I received compensation and a Play N' ... Read More

This New App Can Save You Some Serious Cash

By Rachael Herrscher

I'm not a couponer. I'm not a deal seeker. I'm the laziest shopper you've ever met. The truth is, I hate shopping and it makes me angry. The only thing that make me hate shopping more is hassling with coupons (and searching through sale racks). Our friend, Heather Wheeler from TheKrazyCouponLa... Read More