New Mom Friendship

Becoming a mom can leave you scrambling to keep up with friends -- or it can make them more indispensable than ever. Here's how friendships change and grow as you become a parent. Learn how you can become a better friend.

My Virtual Mom Friends Saved Me From Postpartum Loneliness

When my son was born, I tried making new mom friends IRL, only to realize my tribe was one click away.
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Top 5 Mom Friend Problems—And How to Fix Them

Parenting is so much easier with good pals. Learn to overcome friendship hurdles and bond with women who get you.
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Being the Target of Mom Gossip Hit Me Hard

My sons think I’m a goddess. The preschool mommies think I’m weird. Actress and New York Times best-selling author Jenny Mollen wonders how much she needs to care?
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11 Strategies for Dating as a Single Mom

It's inevitable, folks—us single mamas are going to start dating again. This time, let's go in with some sage advice from other single parents who've dated with success.
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More New Mom Friendship

10 Things Not to Say to Your Childless Friends

Parenting can have a huge impact on friendships. But you can maintain your bond -- with some insight into the childfree point of view.
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6 Things to Do When Your BFF Has a Baby

Wondering how to help a friend who just had a baby? Here's exactly what she needs from you right now.
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Navigating Mom Cliques Is Just Like Middle School

My daughter's friendship necklace triggered my own memories of schoolyard BFFs. But they hardly prepared me for an equally tough group: the mom clique.