News Roundup

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

  • The Guardian explored the lack of social and structural support for mothers and families in America.
  • The Cut reported that H&M has hired a diversity leader after the photo of a black child modeling the store’s “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie caused backlash earlier this month.
  • The Cut also profiled Niki Leondakis, who became the CEO of Equinox last March, as part of the How I Get It Done series.
  • Vacationkids suggested where families are traveling in 2018.
  • The Let Grow Project shared that if parents allow their children to do one thing they did as kids, like going to the store alone or biking to a friend’s house (they provided more ideas in this list), they were less likely to be helicopter parents.
  • The Washington Post asked why families in other countries start potty-training their children at a younger age than American pediatricians recommend.
  • Apple suggested apps for families to mark special occasions, as well as other helpful apps for getting your family organized.
  • Wirecutter reviewed the best baby bottles and bottle brushes.
  • NPR reported why this flu season is shaping up to be “a nasty one,” according to the CDC and Prevention.
  • The New York Times shared a study that found that breastfeeding may reduce a woman’s risk for Type 2 diabetes.
  • Recipe of the Week: Sunshine and Hurricanes offered 20 soup recipes to warm you up, including this classic version of homemade tomato soup. We also recently shared 5 Super Slow and 5 Super Fast recipes for long workdays over at Corporette.
  • Laugh of the Week: Scary Mommy offers a mom’s take on whether thigh-high Uggs should be the next trend when it comes to “embracing the frump.”

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