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    Labor of Love: Jennuine, Genuinely Fearless

    mamabare.co has had the incredible fortune of connecting with some powerhouse mamas, women like you and me who are busy busting away at parenting and life! Recently, Brandon Stanton, writer and photographer behind iconic photo exposé Humans of New York, featured Jennuine, a singing busker from the Bronx. Struck by her desire to daringly pursue […] More

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    Reframing Self-Care for Busy Mamas

    Self-care. Seems self-evident. Obvious that we would take care of the body and mind we occupy every moment of every day. And obvious this would lead to better versions of ourselves for all those around us. But what about when it’s not so obvious. Faced with chronic lack of sleep, parenting probs, caregiving for loved […] More

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    Endearing Bear Book Series for Discussing Tricky Topics with Kids

    Australian children’s book author Nick Bland has created such an endearing series featuring Bear. Here at mamabare, as you can imagine, we’re partial to a relatable bear character (not to mention superb children’s literature!). As mamas and educators, our focus is usually on books that incorporate plenty of whimsical features, catchy rhymes, with a particular […] More

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    4 Stylish Options for Family Room Rugs

    You’ve picked out the comfy new sofa, the precise shade of paint, and already have your eye on a few tasteful accessories. To tie it all together and make the family room really pop, the last step is finding the perfect area rug. Or maybe you’ve decided to start with an amazing new rug and […] More

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    New Daybed Options for Toddler Transitions and Optimizing Space

    Looking to transition your toddler to a “big kid bed”? Want to update your guest room or add storage to a small bedroom or office? A great daybed might be our best option! Versatile and multi-functional, a daybed can offer under-bed clothing drawers, an additional mattress or trundle, and easy styling options. Start here: measure […] More

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    5 of the Best Family-Friendly Cruises for a Sunny Escape

    Already planning Spring Break? (If so, we’re impressed, mama!) Or just in denial about your crummy local weather forecast? In any case, what better way to lift your spirits than by organizing your next family vacation. With over 26 million people cruising in 2018, hopping a boat and sailing away has never been more tempting. […] More

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    Labor of Love: Challenge, Trauma, and Time to Heal

    In mamabare’s Labor of Love series, women share their stories of pregnancy, loss, labor and motherhood – in a variety of forms. We are repeatedly reminded that parenting is truly a labor – no matter how we come about it. Birthed out of love, whether biologically, through loss or pain, by fostering or adoption, our […] More

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    4 Perfect Holiday Gift Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

    Countdown to the holidays has begun! Whether you’re a keen early bird shopper who will have everything wrapped and ready by December 1st or a last-minute straggler hoping for inspiration (or potential deals in the eleventh hour maybe?), we’re here to take the guesswork out of your holiday shopping. We’re sharing what our kids have […] More

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    Inspiring Children’s Book Showcases People of Peace

    A few weeks ago, we stumbled upon this recently published and translated book. We’re so excited to share the gem that we’ve found! People of Peace is written by Sandrine Mirza, an author from France. With a master’s degree in history and an inclination towards penning books with a global focus, Mirza sets out to […] More

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    Labor of Love: Life-Changing in More Ways Than One

    In mamabare’s Labor of Love series, women share their stories of pregnancy, loss, labor and motherhood – in a variety of forms. We are repeatedly reminded that parenting is truly a labor – no matter how we come about it. Birthed out of love, whether biologically, through loss or pain, by fostering or adoption, our […] More

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    Labor of Love: We Plan, God Laughs

    We here at mamabare.co LOVE our Labor of Love series in this community – where women can share their own stories of pregnancy, loss, labor and motherhood – in all its various forms. We are reminded that our stories are each so unique in their own ways, yet entirely universal. Jennifer just recently gave birth to her second child. Congratulations! A […] More

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