For Mom Feature Archive
Balancing Work, Leisure and Love After Having a Baby
Having a baby doesn't mean giving up on romance, work, and personal interests.
How Motherhood Changes Us
Carol Harding introduces her theory of the "Life Cycle of Motherhood," and its various transitions.
Getting Rid of Baby Belly
Rebuild your abdominals after your pregnancy with these exercises.
The RIE Approach
Encouraging baby to be an active participant in the learning process.
High-Tech Toys for Tots
Are high-tech toys good for your baby?
Musical Suggestions for Children
Music for your kids that you can stand to listen to yourself.
Need a Break? Meditate!
Simple guidelines for a quick meditation break. Meditation is a powerful way to relieve stress.
Getting the Most out of Mommy/Daddy and Baby Classes
How to choose and enjoy classes with your baby.
Thoughts and guidelines on babies and computer use.
Preparing Your Marriage
Learn about the ways in which a new child alters a couple's relationship.
Breastfeeding On the Job
Tips for making at-work breastfeeding work.
Saving for Your Child's College Education
Why it pays to start saving for your baby's college tuition now.
Reclaiming Your Sex Life After the Baby
Rebecca Geiger explains why sex might be the last thing on your mind after your baby's born, and how to make it part of your life once again.
Stuffed French Toast with Fresh Berry Topping
These slices of French toast are as healthful as they are delicious.
Shaping up With Workout Videos
Recommendations for videos that help fit fitness into your mommy routine.
Baby Yourself With Infant Beauty Products
Baby-care products are becoming so elegant and sophisticated, you may start wanting to use them on yourself.
New Mom Etiquette
When it comes to post-delivery decorum, the new mother knows best.
Relief for Tired Moms
Nutrition, sleep and relaxation experts provide tips on simple ways to get more energy.
Music: The Tie that Binds Parent and Baby
Music helps develop bonding, memory, and other skills.
Quotes on Motherhood
Some notable quotations about the unique and special experience of motherhood.
New Mom Diary Vol. VI: The One-Year Mark
Jackie and Daphne celebrate their one-year anniversary as new mom and baby.
Creating Holiday Traditions
Involve your child in the wonder and excitement of the holiday season.
Thinking About Being a Stay-at-Home Mom?
Factors to consider when making this important decision.
Making the Most of Doctor Visits
Learn how to establish a healthy rapport with baby's doctor(s).
When Your Baby Becomes A Big Sister or Big Brother
Advice for preparing a child for a new baby sibling.
Full-time Rewards From Part-time Work
In this down economy, it may be time to consider doing the part-time thing!
Preparing Baby for a Full-Time Sitter
Tips for the transition for you and your baby.
Finding Time for You
Try these guilt-free strategies for finding mom-only moments.
At Peace With Your Spouse
Having kids can bring lots of joy -- and sometimes lots of spousal arguments. Here's how to easily resolve these common post-baby marriage battles.
Guidelines for establishing a healthy relationship with your babysitter.
Baby Holiday Toy Guide
Holidays are approaching quickly. And while the best gift of all is, of course, your new baby, you probably won't be able to resist wrapping up a few toys to entertain and enthrall her during the next few months.
Focus on You
Have you felt swamped with stress in the past few days? Increasing your energy and staying healthy isn't as hard as you may think.
Garlic Rosemary Mashed Potatoes
Mash old-fashioned spuds into a real taste treat, with this easy recipe.
The ABCs of Breastfeeding
How to get started, with tips for proper latch-on and feeding holds.
Here's how to avoid sticky situations when reaching out for the help you need.
The New Mom's Guide to Handling Houseguests
Tips from the author of Go Parents!.
New Mom Survival Tips
Ways to make the first weeks with baby more manageable.
Common postpartum complaints, and advice on the best ways to treat them.
Upscale Baby Clothing and Furniture
A report on the trend of high-end -- and high-price -- baby accoutrements.
Guidelines and exercises that will help you get fit safely and effectively.
Shopping -- and Selling -- Online
Save time and energy by doing your shopping online.
New Mom's Guide to Baby Laundry
The basics of detergent, stains and cleaning.
Diaper Bags with Fashion and Function
Diaper bags that are as functional as they are fabulous.
Diaper Bag Essentials
Equip yourself with everything you need to get out and about quickly.
Get on the Ball ... and Reclaim Your Abs
Five fun ways to achieve your goal.
First Night Away From Baby
Reducing separation anxiety on your first night out.
Ways to make a habit of, and to make the most of, quiet times.
Finding Time for Yourself When There's a Baby in the House
How can the mother of a new baby find time for herself? We've got some tips...
Parenthood and the Palm Pilot
Keeping track of spouse, home and kids the high-tech way.
Keep Up Your Kegels
The benefits of Kegel exercises post-childbirth.
The Best Stress Reducers for New Moms
Helpful tips for minimizing stress during the first few months of motherhood.
Vitamins and Mineral Needs for Nursing Moms
A nutritious diet, especially if you're breastfeeding, is one of the best things you can do for you and your baby.