Yes, I know, you love your kids too. I love my son, and heâ€™s the light of my wifeâ€™s life. But still. Youâ€™d go back, right? Youâ€™d take a day to be child-free, so long as you knew you could go back, of course. And youâ€™d definitely take the body you had pre-pregnancy, right? Not to say youâ€™re not still beautiful, of course you are! But pregnancy was some bullshit, am I right? Not that I have any idea what Iâ€™m talking about. More
Topic: Mommyish Gift Guide
Finding my teenage stepdaughter gifts has become a little bit of a bummer. All she ever wants is iTunes gift cards or some accessory for her iPhone or iPad. Yes, she has an iPhone and an iPad. Ugh. How did this happen? Technology is ruining gift-giving. More
Hey ladies! Let’s shower the men that put babies in all of you with gifts, shall we? More
While a book may not be at the top of your Christmas wish list, there are some people that enjoy a good readâ€”I know I do. Bonus if these people just happen to be parents. More
I am a huge fan of gifts that kids actually play with, that keep them busy, that give you a few extra minutes to do some of the amazingly selfish and terrible things parents want to do alone: pee, take out the trash, write a grocery list, empty the dishwasher. You know, all those wonderful things we get to enjoy while our kids are occupied. Here are 10 awesome gift ideas that will keep your kids busy while you get all wild and make yourself some toast or something. More
If you actually find the time to read as a new mom – the last thing you want to read are parenting books, am I right? Here are a list of books for a new mom that will make her laugh – or give her a little escape. You’ll notice that most of them are essays or collections of short stories. There’s a reason for that. A new mom will know what that is.
Babies and toddlers, she explained, will never remember these first few Christmases. Relax, she told me. Wrap up a box of Cheerios and a box of Band-Aids and call it a day. The baby gets a snack and something fun to stick all over herself and you get to skip a trip to the mall to battle it out over a toy that your daughter knows nothing about. More
The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes the necessity to buy gifts for certain people that make our lives a living hell. More
How many holiday seasons will someone spend pregnant? Usually, not many – which is why it’s totally okay to shower a pregnant lady with things that she needs to make her happy and make her pregnancy more tolerable. Please note the absence of baby books, baby clothes, or anything else that doesn’t have to strictly do with making the pregnant woman herself happy. More
Most of you have all ready started your holiday shopping, and some of you may have a mom with a newborn baby you need to buy something for this Christmas! Most shopping guides will suggest great things for new moms like nipple salve or a cozy throw blanket or maybe even something both mom and baby can enjoy, like a baby food machine! Sure, you can always buy a new mom something like one of those birthstone necklaces or a T-shirt that reads YUMMY MUMMY on it, but here are 9 great gift ideas for moms of a newborn you may not have thought of! More
Excuse me while I pack up my entire apartment and move in here.
A lot has changed since you and I were kids — and we need only walk down a modern toy aisle to prove it. More
Mommyish has given you plenty of ideas for amazing gifts. We’ve covered everyone from girly girls to tom boys, new moms to new babies. But plenty of families like to use this generous time of year to do more than give baby dolls or books. Lots of us like to feel the holiday spirit by donating to a deserving charity. More
Not sure what to get your child’s teacher? Confused on the politics of cookie-making for the entire staff versus small gifts for individual educators? For those elementary-level teachers, we have the perfect holiday gifting suggestions. It’s something that every teacher enjoys and every classroom constantly needs more of: Books! More