President’s Day Sales for Working Moms

Columbus Day SalesHappy Cyber Monday! Who are you shopping for today: yourself or your kids? We’ve rounded up some excellent sales for everyone below:

Sales on Maternity Workwear

  • Destination Maternity – 30% off full-price styles; up to 70% off sale items; styles starting at $5
  • Figure 8 Maternity – Extra 25% off select styles; extra 15% off fitness favorites; GWP Boob seamless panty
  • Gap – Up to 50% off everything, including new spring styles (prices as marked); extra 20% off everything and
  • Loft – Extra 60% off all sale styles; 40% off your purchase of full-price styles
  • Macy’s – Extra 20% off (10-15% in select departments) with code PRES; 10% off $25+ purchase (select departments) with code PRES25; lingerie event, 25–40% off select styles
  • Nordstrom – Winter Sale: Up to 40% off through 2/25
  • Nordstrom Rack – Clear the Rack: Extra 20% off clearance for up to 65% off
  • Old Navy – Up to 50% off storewide; 35% off your order (no code needed); free shipping on all orders with code FORALL
  • Target – Up to 20% off clothing

Gear (not above)

  • Albee Baby – Up to 40% off select Britax car seats; 20% off 2017 UPPAbaby; 15% off select Baby Jogger; 20% off Peg Perago Team; up to 24% off BOB strollers
  • Gilt – Spend $200, get an extra 20% off with code GET20
  • Land of Nod – Up to 80% off; over 2,500 markdowns
  • Pottery Barn Kids – 20-70% off 1000s of items

Kids (not above)

  • Boden – 20% off 2/19–2/25; 15% off 2/26; 10% off 2/27
  • Carter’s – 50-70% off entire site; extra 25% off clearance (up to 75% off total); extra 25% off your entire $40+ purchase with code PRESDAY; $4.97 all collectible bodysuits; buy one get two free (mix & match) on tees, leggings, and shorts; $7.97 1-piece PJs or sleep & play; $11.97 and up for 3-piece PJs; $13.97 gowns; 50% off shoes
  • The Children’s Place – 50% off entire site with no exclusions; clearance $1.99 and up; all basic denim $7.99 or less; all graphic tees 60% off; get $20 Place Cash for every $20 you spend
  • Garnet Hill Kids – Up to 30% off select styles; save 25% off select kids’ swim
  • Gymboree – Entire store up to 70% off; 40% off girl styles; extra 40% off markdowns
  • H&M – 20% off $100, bestsellers up to 60% off
  • J.Crew – 30% off plus extra 10% off & free shipping with code SOGOOD
  • J.Crew Factory – 50% off everything and extra 50% off clearance & free shipping with code EVENBETTER
  • Lands’ End – Friends & Family Sale: 30% off full-price styles with code FAMILY and PIN 2714
  • Osh Kosh B’gosh – 50% off entire site; extra 25% off your $50+ purchase with code PRESDAY

News Roundup

Some of the articles of interest to working mothers that we’ve seen around the web recently…

  • USA Today shared Georgia-based blogger Bryttany Hyde’s advice for celebrating your “mom bod,” including her recommendation for a professional photo shoot. (Video may auto-play.)
  • Speaking of body confidence, Shape offered tips from Tess Holliday, plus-size model and initiator of #EffYourBeautyStandards, on self-love, beauty tips, and living the mom life.
  • Brit + Co. provided fashion and style tips for pregnancy and beyond.
  • Boston Magazine explained why L.L. Bean will no longer honor a lifetime replacement guarantee. Meanwhile, The Strategist offered 13 alternatives that do have lifetime guarantees.
  • Slate reported that workplace structures make nursing extremely costly for women and that most of us fail to recognize its monetary value in terms of the time spent pumping and breastfeeding.
  • Working Mother suggested 10 things you can do on your LinkedIn profile to get attention from recruiters.
  • Working Mother also shared five realities of being a working “parennial” — a parent who is a millennial.
  • The New York Times reported that even in Scandinavia, women are paid less than men, and the wage gap between men and women is greater for mothers than for women who don’t have children.
  • The New York Times also suggested ways to preserve family memories, letters, and trinkets.
  • BuzzFeed Health shared what to look for if you think you children have the flu, especially considering that this year’s flu has led to the highest measured hospitalization rates for the virus and has caused dozens of children’s deaths.
  • The Washington Post reported what McDonald’s is doing to try to make Happy Meals healthier.
  • Laugh of the Week: The New Yorker shared Valentine’s Day poems for married people.

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News Roundup

Some of the articles of interest to working mothers that we’ve seen around the web recently…

  • Into the Gloss shared anti-aging beauty tips that have actually worked for a working mom, including this foil mask.
  • Parents offered seven one-minute hairstyles for busy moms.
  • Working Mother suggested easy steps to fix the five biggest health mistakes working moms can make.
  • PopSugar Beauty had beauty tips for when you’re recovering from the flu.
  • Speaking of the flu, The New York Times advised how to avoid getting the flu when your partner has it. The New York Times also explained how to know when the flu is serious in a child.
  • Ask a Manager advised how to respond to the interview question about what you do outside of work if the answer would reveal that you have children.
  • A lawyer and columnist for The Washington Post described what she referred to as the “maternal wall,” a barrier built by discrimination against working mothers.
  • The Cut shared a first-person account of a woman whose OCD went into overdrive when she was pregnant.
  • The Strategist offered some of the best baby swaddles.
  • Recipe of the Week: Delish has a week’s worth of fast and easy dishes for the whole family.
  • Laugh of the Week: Huffington Post shared some funny tweets about parenting.

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Some of the articles of interest to working mothers that we’ve seen around the web recently…

  • Fashionista shared that Warby Parker now has a line of eyewear for kids.
  • Racked reported on the history of maternity wear — and it isn’t pretty.
  • Racked also offered a list of time-saving beauty products for busy people.
  • The Wirecutter provided reviews of nursing bras.
  • Working Mother shared why, as a mom who works, it’s more difficult to decide whether to have a second kid than making the decision about the first.
  • Slate explained why part-time work might not meet the needs of working moms.
  • Forbes reported on five trends that moms who are re-entering the job market or transitioning to another profession should know about in 2018.
  • The New York Times discussed how parents can talk to their children about sexual assault in the wake of the sentencing of Dr. Lawrence G. Nassar, the sports doctor accused of molesting more than 160 girls and young women.
  • Brightly suggested ideas on how to throw a toy-free birthday party for a kid who loves books.
  • Laugh of the Week: Working Mother shared hilariously creepy things kids have told their parents.

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