I joined my first mom’s group before my daughter was born. As a Type 1 diabetic, I was eager for any and all information about what to expect and how to manage my complicated pregnancy.
Many moms seek guidance at some point, whether it’s for a special situation like mine or just general guidance in the abyss of parenthood. After all, we all set out on this adventure with no guidebook or owner’s manual. But we have each other.
A Google search on parenting topics will turn up dozens, perhaps hundreds, of resources. In an effort to pare down those choices and save moms valuable time, here’s a list of what a few moms I surveyed consider their favorite go-to sites in some of the most crucial categories facing parents today, from navigating technology and saving money to a simpler life and homeschooling:
This funny mom blogger is the co-publisher and Editor in Chief of Cool Mom Picks and Cool Mom Tech, on which she curates the best gifts, gear, technology and resources for parents. She also talks about those things on shows like NBC’s TODAY and Martha Stewart and CBS The Early Show.