News Roundup

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

  • ABC News shares that the new American Girl doll for 2018 is an aspiring astronaut named Luciana Vega, the first doll character by the company to be immersed in STEM.
  • Working Mother offers advice on what to do if your working-mom supervisor isn’t supportive of fellow working moms.
  • The Cut provides the best options for undereye concealers.
  • The Wirecutter suggests their favorite nursing pillows.
  • The New York Times reports that a new study found that women with high glucose readings early in pregnancy are at increased risk of having a baby with heart defects, even if they don’t have full-blown diabetes.
  • The New York Times also shares a doctor’s thoughts on why some children find some particular topics fascinating — like dinosaurs, pirates, bugs, or trucks — while others are completely unmoved.
  • Boredpanda has before-and-after photos of a family — parents, son, and daughter-in-law — who engaged in a six-month weight-loss program together.
  • NBC News offers a mom’s story about the clever way she responded when her son was “lunchbox shamed” by his classmates when he brought Chinese food from home.
  • The Irish Times provides some reasons why women don’t talk about their children at work.
  • Recipe of the Week: Kat recently raved about this recipe for slow cooker, low-carb Zuppa Toscana Soup by Gal on a Mission. Plus, it’s Keto-friendly.
  • Laugh of the Week: Perfection Pending shares the funniest parenting Facebook posts of 2017.

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