Topic: mom

10 Times Taylor Swift Was Dressed Like Your Straitlaced Mom

10 Times Taylor Swift Was Dressed Like Your Straitlaced Mom

Have you ever snuggled up with a warm cup of steam and really thought about the fact that Taylor Swift’s style is eerily similar to that of your straitlaced mom? Okay, so maybe you specifically don’t have a sensible-jewelry-wearing, soccer-practice-carpooling mom but you definitely know of one. And belonging to the secret sisterhood of prim ladies is none other than Taylor, as proven by her latest Instagram post comparing herself andSarah Hyland to a straitlaced mom and her rebellious teen. More »

The Happiest Place On Earth Just Boob-Shamed A Mom For Showing Too Much Cleavage

The Happiest Place On Earth Just Boob-Shamed A Mom For Showing Too Much Cleavage

Melissa Behnken of San Diego was super stoked to take her adorable kids and her husband, who is a US Marine, on their first family vacation ever and they decided to go to Disneyland. I’m sure they were having a wonderful time – that is until some elderly Disneyland worker moseyed on up to Melissa and told her that she needed to cover up a bit. From 10 news: More »

Reddit Thread Reminds Us Not To Make Assumptions About Young Moms

Reddit Thread Reminds Us Not To Make Assumptions About Young Moms

A Reddit user started a thread today that encouraged young mothers to share their positive stories. Too often we concentrate on the difficulties and obstacles young mothers have, forgetting that there are many, many women who have their children young. In spite of whatever popular views of young mothers society as a whole puts on these women – many of young moms are happy, successful and accomplished, as evidenced by this thread. More »

Proud Mama Announces Son As A Transgender Person In The Most Awesome Way Possible

Proud Mama Announces Son As A Transgender Person In The Most Awesome Way Possible

Las Vegas hairstylist Proud mama Jodi Gholson Oliver is definitely in the running for mom-of-the-year, at least in my book. Oliver recently took to Facebook to announce her 19-year-old son as a transgender person, and she did it in the most amazing and beautiful way possible. Along with a cute illustration of a baby-carrying white stork and the words “It’s A Boy,” Oliver shared a moving message about her son, Jes‘ journey to self-acceptance. More »

The ‘Pregnant Weightlifter’s’ Body Is Back For Everyone To Have An Opinion On

The âPregnant Weightlifterâsâ Body Is Back For Everyone To Have An Opinion On

I wrote about the lovely Lea-Ann Ellison when she posted photographs of herself lifting weights while she was pregnant and people all over the world furrowed their brows and wrung their hands together and exclaimed WHY WON’T SHE THINK OF HER UNBORN BAYBAYYYYYYY even though she was lifting under the care of her trainer and her doctor. Well, Lea-Ann is back and posting amazingly adorable snaps of her new little son Skyler. More »

I’m Afraid Of Explaining My Self-Harm To My Future Children

Iâm Afraid Of Explaining My Self-Harm To My Future Children

I have a problem I’m sure a lot of mothers and future mothers out there, fathers too, have, but no one is talking about. It’s a taboo subject in the first place. It caused a bit of a ruckus in a previous article I wrote for Mommyish. I’m sure one day I might expand on the very topic itself, but today I want to focus on it’s aftermath. I’m planning to become a mother, or, well, to become pregnant anyway, later this year. I won’t have to worry about this particular issue for quite some time. But one day, my kids are going to notice mommy’s body isn’t like everyone else’s. They are going to come to me, and they are going to ask me, “Mommy, how did you get all these scars?” More »