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Things To Do During A Winter Maternity Leave

Things To Do During A Winter Maternity Leave

Keeping the family busy and occupied indoors during the cold, long months of winter can be tough for any parent – a challenge that strikes even the newest of parents. Despite enjoying precious time with a ...

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7 Ways to Spot a New Mom Returning From Maternity Leave

7 Ways to Spot a New Mom Returning From Maternity Leave

I recently returned to work in October after being out on maternity leave since July. Like the many moms who are enthusiastic about coming back to work after baby; I’m excited to be back on the job, ...

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Tips for Parents Returning to Work After Baby

Tips for Parents Returning to Work After Baby

Working families face many challenges – an early one being the transition back to work after a new baby. As parents, our Family Room bloggers have been there! Today they’re sharing some actionable tips and ...

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Welcome to the Mom Club

Welcome to the Mom Club

Today’s post was written by Amy Mongeau, a Bright Horizons employee and first-time mom: When I last wrote I was just days away from having my first baby…and, well, I’m happy to say that as of 7/7/16 ...

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10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

Now that we’ve made it past the one year mark as parents, I often think about how drastically our lives have changed. The common theme I come across is that there’s just so much more ...

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Awaiting Baby: Being on the Brink of a Major Life Change

Awaiting Baby: Being on the Brink of a Major Life Change

Today’s post was written by Amy Mongeau, a Bright Horizons employee and expectant mom: My husband and I have been fluctuating wildly between excitement, disbelief, terror, anxiety and a weird sense of calm for the duration ...

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Maternity Leave: Tips for Staying Connected

Maternity Leave: Tips for Staying Connected

Maternity leave is a special time – one that often goes by too quickly – for moms to bond with the littlest of newcomers in their lives. However, despite its many wonderful upsides, sometimes maternity ...

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Our First Week of Daycare after Maternity Leave

Our First Week of Daycare after Maternity Leave

Returning to work after my maternity leave was nerve-wracking and stressful, but I am glad I did it. I was nervous about how Zoe would do in child care. She isn’t a difficult baby, but ...

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The Benefits of Daycare…for Parents

The Benefits of Daycare…for Parents

This Huffington Post article about the benefits of daycare for moms recently caught my eye.  It discusses a study conducted by sociologist Mario Small and reported by the Greater Good Science Center about the social ...

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First Days as a Working Mom

I’m the Editor of the Mom to Mom Blog and in August I myself became a mom. After 12 weeks maternity leave, I returned to work just a few weeks ago. To be completely honest, ...

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