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A Working Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding Products

A Working Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding Products

In my dreams, all parents have access to a flexible work environment and high quality childcare.  The moms take a leisurely maternity leave to bond and establish a good breastfeeding relationship.  They go back on their own terms and are more productive for having flexible hours, telecommuting options, on-site childcare, and luxurious pumping rooms. And then I wake up. In the meantime, there are organizations and companies that make it a whole lot easier to be a … Read entire article »

Filed under: Breastfeeding, Featured

Win Tickets to Sesame Street Live at Madison Square Garden!

Win Tickets to Sesame Street Live at Madison Square Garden!

Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street? Why, yes, yes I can. In fact, if you are able to get to Madison Square Garden, Mamanista can take you there! Sesame Street was a favorite of mine as a kid–a magical place of learning, sharing, and caring.  So, it is very exciting that we get to share tickets not only with a reader’s family, but also with some children who could use a special … Read entire article »

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New Directions

New Directions

(Yes, I’m missing new episodes of Glee.) Your faithful Mamanista editors have been busy with professional and family obligations but we are are looking forward to a fabulous 2010 with you, our readers and friends. When we started Mamanista almost three years ago, we were among a handful of blogs reviewing children’s products and baby gear. After advising friends and random strangers in the mall about baby gear, we thought a blog would be a fun … Read entire article »

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Help Haiti, Make a Pledge

Help Haiti, Make a Pledge

We want to do our small part to help the people of Haiti in the aftermath of the earthquakes. We would like to donate up to $200 to The Salvation Army to help with the relief efforts. And we want our donation to have a larger impact, so we are asking you to take action, too. For every new person who takes the Bloganthropy pledge by January 31, we will donate $1. For every new Bloganthropy facebook fan … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Featured