News Roundup

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

  • Cosmopolitan shares the story of a mom who made matching outfits for her and her daughter out of bedsheets, pictured here. Based on the popularity of the post, she said, she plans to start a “Mommy & Me” clothing line.
  • The Cut profiles a celebrity lawyer and mother of three kids, Lisa Bloom, on how she manages her work and family life.
  • Mommyish reports how a runner, coach, assistant dean, non-profit founder, and working mom snapped back at critics of her running outfit.
  • Lifehacker provides a chart that suggests how to save for college tuition for your kid(s), year by year.
  • The Wirecutter claims that the best infant car seat is the Chicco KeyFit 30.
  • The New York Times shares how to help children through the transition period after a nanny leaves for good.
  • The New York Times also offers research that if parents who run with a stroller “push themselves while they push the stroller,” they will burn more calories.
  • Romper provides advice on how to talk to your boss about your office’s breast-pumping policies, including how to improve those policies, if needed.
  • Time Out offers a roundup of back-to-school sales, including national and online retailers.
  • Mashable suggests sharing this episode of Sesame Street (available on YouTube) to help kids understand and cope with the effects of natural disasters, like Hurricane Harvey.
  • Huffington Post reports that the potential repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) could have a substantial impact on the mental wellbeing of children of immigrant parents whose immigration status would be at risk.
  • Recipe of the Week: Stylecaster shares these easy summer appetizer recipes to get you through the Labor Day Weekend.
  • Laugh of the Week: Scary Mommy shares a mom’s video where she responds to complaints on social media about back-to-school shopping: “It’s the end of August. I will give you anything to take my kids.”

Also, do be sure to check out the news update over at Corporette!

On Corporette Recently…

Did we miss anything? Add ’em here, or send them to [email protected]. Thank you!

Speak Your Mind