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  1. HeyMama: Building a Community of Working Mothers

    Through HeyMama, Amri Kibbler and Katya Libin have created a community of career-driven mothers.

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    Photography courtesy of HeyMama.
  2. Longreads on Motherhood: A Reading List

    Dive into four personal essays on motherhood.

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  3. Fairy Tales, Reimagined: A New Series from Jerry Mahoney

    Author Jerry Mahoney talks about writing his first book series for young readers.

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  4. Back to Your Roots: Blogging About Genealogy and Family History

    Genealogists are coming together this week at RootsTech, a conference exploring family history and technology. Here’s a look at a few genealogy blogs on WordPress.com.

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    Photo by Patricia Greber, My Genealogy Life.
  5. A Dash of Color: Four Crafts and DIY Blogs to Explore

    From homemade toys to party decorations, these sites inspire visitors to add a touch of whimsy (and good design) to their everyday lives.

    Art

    No-sew masks by Flax & Twine.

  6. Parenting Blogger Emily Austin on Turning a Hobby into a Full-Time Job

    Emily Austin on the evolution of her parenting blog, The Waiting, and her growth as a blogger.

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    Image by Sylvia Trifonova
  7. Raising a Rainbow: An Interview with Author Lori Duron

    We chat with Lori Duron, author and blogger of Raising My Rainbow, about her blog-to-book experience, parenting her gender-creative son, and being a positive resource in the community.

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    Image by the Firebottle (CC BY-SA 2.0)
  8. DIY Cinema: Behind the Scenes at Cardboard Box Office

    At Cardboard Box Office, an imaginative and resourceful family of three — Lilly, Leon, and toddler Orson — brings iconic scenes from films to life. Get a behind-the-scenes look at this whimsical production company’s movie recreations.

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    Image courtesy of Cardboard Box Office