Hey Moms! It’s Time to Put Yourself First

Parenting is one of the most rewarding experiences, but it can also be one of the most exhausting. Mothers are often the foundation of the household — making meals, cleaning, keeping up with extracurriculars and more. There is no debating that the role of a mom is crucial to the growth and development of children.

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15 Tips for Moms to Relax and Refocus

As modern mothers, we tend to hold ourselves to some impossible standards. If we had a touch of perfectionism before having a child, it can rear its head with a vengeance after we have a tiny human to raise, and our children have the propensity to set us off like no one else. Here are

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#BossMom: Meet Karen Miner

Meet Karen Miner, Mom to Anabel (9), Madex (7) & Finn (4) Where do you work and what do you do? Tell us a bit about it. What are some of your goals?  I own the Gainesville franchise of Just Between Friends. JBF is a pop-up community marketplace for absolutely everything “Baby & Kid.” We

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Former #BossMom Hosts Book Signing This Weekend

Amazing #BossMom from the October/November 2020 issue is still bossing! Join Michele Holloway for a signing of her new book "Crush the Box, Create the Space" this Sunday, November 7, 2021 from 3 - 6 p.m. at Depot Park Event Space, located at 201 SE Depot Avenue in Gainesville. According to her website, Holloway's new

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Peanut App: A Meeting Place for Moms

Motherhood is wonderful and fulfilling. And sometimes isolating. Many moms crave adult conversation and other parents to share ideas, swap recommendations for daycare and gripe about your lack of sleep. Meet Peanut, a free app designed to help moms connect and find other like-minded mothers. This app was co-created by the Bumble dating app founder

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#BossMom: Meet Heather Parker

Meet Heather Parker, Mom to: James (16) and Cameron (13) Wife to James “Robbie” Parker Where do you work and what do you do? Tell us a bit about it. What are some of your goals with it? I am the Executive Director for the Tyler’s Hope for a Dystonia Cure Foundation. Our mission is to advance

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Meet Our Local Mompreneurs

Photos by Indigo & Co Photography | Makeup by Kara Winslow Being a mom is a full-time job all on its own, but that has not stopped five local moms from pursuing their career goals and opening their own businesses. Whether run from their home or out of an office, learn how being a mompreneur

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Parents to Get Proper Sleep

Why Is It So Important for Parents to Get Proper Sleep, Too?

“Get your sleep now!” Soon-to-be parents hear this phrase often before they have their first child, and they learn it immediately soon after their baby is born. We know that newborn sleep is definitely affected, but new studies have shown that this extreme sleep deprivation can actually last until your child starts kindergarten. Indeed, this

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bye-bye to boring brows

Say Bye-Bye to Boring Brows With These Tips!

Your eyebrows can make or break your face. Brows give your face structure and strength, but you have to be careful! If you do them incorrectly, they can overpower your face. Say bye-bye to boring brows with these basic tips for creating the perfect brow. 1. Start by evaluating your brows. Draw an imaginary line

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#BossMom: Diana Saiz

As a mom, you quite literally do it all! Between working and making sure your kiddo gets to school with a matching pair of shoes, it proves to be the toughest job anyone could do. Our Giggle moms have shared with us what makes them a #BossMom, and we are all for it! Meet our

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