Sarah Bunton

Sarah is a mother, feminist, animal rights activist, and a strong supporter of the LGBTQ community. She enjoys binge-watching 90s tv and trying to find the perfect GIFs for every occasion. Contact: sjbunton@gmail.com

This Code Will Get You 15 Percent Off *All* Mother's Day Arrangements From 1-800-FLOWERS

It might sound a little cliche, but one of my favorite parts of Mother's Day is waking up to a surprise bouquet. I never know what color or type of flowers there will be, and the fact that my kiddo was the one who picked them out makes it such a…
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19 Meaningful Charities To Donate To On Behalf Of Mom This Mother's Day

Whether this is your first time being honored on Mother's Day or your millionth time trying to find the "perfect" present, celebrating mom can be just as much fun for the giver as it is for the receiver. But this year, why not tap into the spirit of…
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5 Best Yoga Poses For Breastfeeding Moms, To Breathe Your Way Out Of Those Aches And Pains

As if the changes to your body caused by pregnancy weren't enough to throw you for a loop, you have to switch gears and find your physical footing once again when your baby is born. Understandably, many new moms — myself included — turn to gentle…
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How To Fix Slime That's Too Runny, Because It's Unacceptable

Maybe this is something that all parents go through, but I genuinely feel like my child has way more things to keep him entertained than I did growing up. It's like every other minute there's a new trend or food-related challenge that my son insists…
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3 Old Wives Tales About Babies Who Are Born On Friday The 13th

If your childhood was anything like mine was, then you probably grew up hearing all the scary stories and urban legends surrounding the supposedly unlucky date of Friday the 13. The concept that that day somehow causes a person to incur bad fortune…
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9 Best Apps To Teach Your Kids About Science

If your parenting style is anything like mine is, then you're probably raising your child in the hopes that they will love learning and, in turn, will have all the tools for success later in life. But, back here in reality, all the best…
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Here's Why You Should Name Baby Before Leaving The Hospital, Even If You Don't Have To

To narrow down the number of things you have to do as an expectant parent is as seemingly impossible as the daunting (and sometimes polarizing) task of selecting the perfect moniker for your munchkin. Aside from the traditional trappings of the…
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5 Potty Training Hacks For Boys, To Make This Journey A Little More Fun For Everyone

Most of my mom friends make fun of me for this, but I truly believe that toddlers and dogs have more in common than many people would like to admit. Teaching your kiddo how to use the bathroom can be just as frustrating as it is to house-train a…
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"Lazy Uterus" Is The Postpartum Complication You Haven't Heard Of, But Need To Know

Whether you're expecting your first child or prepping for baby number two (or more), you're probably familiar with the common symptoms and various changes your body will go through. But for all the quirky colloquialisms and parenting memes that…
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5 Things A Pregnant Woman Should *Never* Do To Cure Insomnia

There seems to be some unwritten rule that, as soon as you tell folks you're expecting, the proper response is for people to tell you how you'll never sleep again. Sure, even a total parenting newbie knows that babies aren't really known for their…
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7 Things To Add To Your Diaper Bag In The Springtime, Because Your Routine's About To Change

The name is actually a bit deceiving when you really stop to think about it: A diaper bag is responsible for so much more than just being a portable way to store your baby's nappies. While diapers (and wipes) are the number one priority — otherwise…
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Snag Adorable $15 Dresses & $9 Bodysuits At The Baby Gap Easter Sale

You'd be fairly hard pressed to find a holiday that doesn't have some kind of shopping occasion associated with it. Now don't get me wrong — there's absolutely nothing wrong with taking advantage of these celebratory deals. In fact, Easter sales are…
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Super Cute Shoes & Tees Are Over Half-Off At Gap's Easter Sale

If you're anything like I am, then your favorite part of most any holiday — besides the next day clearance on candy — is the legit excuse it gives you to shop 'til you drop. In my humble opinion, if anything, you're actually saving the family money…
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5 Silly April Fools' Day Pranks Grandparents Can *Actually* Handle

As March comes to an end, the next month sure knows how to kick things off with a bang. The first day of April is well-known for being full of merry mischief. From giggling babies to smiling seniors, I'd challenge you not to feel happy, too, when…
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13 Hilarious Instagram Captions To Post About The Not-So-Cute-&-Fluffy Easter Bunny

When I was growing up, my family didn't celebrate Easter. So when I had a child of my own, I had to rely on my partner to fill me in on all the American traditions. To this day, I still don't understand the whole Easter bunny thing. But that doesn't…
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3 Awesome Old Wives Tales About Babies Who Were Conceived In The Spring

Ah, spring. It's a time when green buds begin to appear on barren branches, animals cautiously peek out of their cold weather-fortified homes, and layers of clothing are happily shed as warmer temperatures return. So it shouldn't really be too much…
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Here's What Will Happen To Your Toys "R" Us Promo Codes As The Stores Close

If you haven't heard the news by now, then I hate to be the one to destroy your happy childhood memories, but unfortunately, it looks like Toys "R" Us stores might soon go the way of other brick and mortar fixtures from a bygone era. So you may be…
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15 Yummy Instant Pot Recipes For Easter Sunday

If you're anything like I was as a kid, you probably didn't realize how much time and preparation (and — let's be honest — money) goes into pulling off a successful family gathering, holiday, or other event. To children, they just get to wake up,…
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3 Old Wives Tales About Babies Born On St. Patrick's Day That Are Too Good To Be True

No matter where you come from, everyone is infamously "a little Irish" on St. Patrick's Day. If you happen to be expecting your little one to arrive around the time of this merry March holiday — or if you already have a child whose birthday…
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3 Fascinating Old Wives Tales About Conceiving On St. Patrick's Day

This coming March 17, observed as St. Patrick's Day, it's not uncommon to hear plenty of talk about Irish luck, traditions, and superstitions. Sure, most folks probably celebrate the holiday without giving too much serious thought to its historical…
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