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Star Jones Shares Her View on Women Finding Professional Success

Star Jones is in town for the National Association of Professional Women’s (NAPW) power networking event on Monday, May 15th, and we got the chance to speak with her about her thoughts on achieving work-life balance, the responsibility all women have to support each other, and the advantages women, particularly moms, should leverage in their careers.  Star is […]

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Ode to Our Mothers

Ode to Our Mothers

Mothers are the unsung heroes in our lives, giving selflessly and tirelessly and often with little or no thanks in return. Rather than focus on my own experiences of being a mother, I wanted to write about what I and the other contributors at San Francisco Moms Blog found important about the mothers in all of […]

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Is There a Perfect Age for Disneyland?

Until recently, the approach my husband and I had taken to Disneyland was to put it off for as long as possible. Having never been there myself, I was skeptical about the “happiest place on Earth” hype and dreaded the crowds and overpriced admission fees. The plan was to take our daughters to Disneyland once […]

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EHLERS-DANLOS SYNDROME

Counting My Spoons: Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

In 2012, I was diagnosed with an incurable progressive disease called Ehlers-Danlos Hypremobility Syndrome. After struggling all my life with pain, dislocations and subluxations, migraines, stomach issues, multiple surgeries (nine to date) and so much more, I finally knew what was the root of my health problems. Ehlers Danlos Syndrome is a rare genetic collagen deficiency […]

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Tips from an Expert Swimsuit Designer on How to Shop This Season

I caught up with Natasha Gatto, owner and swimwear designer for Gattina, to get the inside scoop on how to pick the perfect swimsuit for your body. Gatto ships her bathing suits and beach cover-ups world-wide from her home base in Hamilton, Ontario, Many postpartum moms share similar concerns about their “trouble zones:” post-baby bellies, bigger hips, large and heavy […]

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study finds eating boogers has health benefits

Study Finds Booger Eating Is Good for Our Health

We all want our kids to be happy and successful, but, on some level, we’ll probably just be relieved if they don’t grow up to pick their noses and eat their boogers. It turns out, we may need to re-think our lowest threshold for parenting success.  A 2015 study that’s making the rounds in the […]

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