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This Woman Calls SugarHouse a Terrible Place to Work for Breastfeeding Moms

SugarHouse Casino on the Philadelphia waterfront regularly touts itself as the “best place to work” in the city. It’s all over its website. But one […]

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Be Well Philly

Meet a Health Hero Semifinalist: Dr. Radhi Kakarla

» You can vote for Dr. Radhi Kakarla here from September 4th through October 2nd.  Name: Dr. Radhi Kakarla Role: CEO, medical director, and founder of HATCH Motherhood, […]

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There’s Nothing Wrong With Fortnite. Parents Are the Problem.

It’s just over one month into Summer 2018, and there are a lot of parents of school-age kids going crazy right now trying to occupy, […]

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Tonight: Contrarian Economist Bryan Caplan

What’s a contrarian economist? I was wondering that myself when I came across the listing for Bryan Caplan’s appearance at the Free Library tonight (Thursday, […]

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We Hope You Didn’t Write a Check to This Popular Summer Camp

If you call the number for Cherokee Day Camp in Bensalem, a voice recording touts it as the “finest day camp” in all of Bucks […]

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This Philly Guitarist’s New Baby Photo Is Way Cooler Than Yours

Thanks to Facebook, we all see our share of new baby photos. They’re always adorable or at least pretty cute. We “like” them, albeit obligatorily […]

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You Know Who’s Not Working This Summer? Teenagers.

Teenagers are not working like they used to. New data shows that the number of teens with a job while in still in school has […]

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Working Mothers Outraged Over Urban Outfitters’ New Flex-Time Policy

To outsiders, the headquarters of Urban Outfitters in Philadelphia might seem like a great place to work. Employees at many of the Urban buildings down […]

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How Philly Moms Are Fighting for the Right to Pump Breast Milk in Privacy

Like most moms, I’ve breast-pumped while perched delicately atop toilets, while wedged into filing closets, while idling in Target parking lots. This is all de […]

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In Defense of Trigger Warnings

Last week, the University of Chicago made national headlines when the school announced to incoming freshman that it does not support trigger warnings. (You can […]

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Be Well Philly

How I (Painstakingly) Reformed My Picky-Eater Toddler

I think most first-time parents will sympathize with me when I tell you the following story. The rest of you might think I’m a tad […]

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Philly Mom Gets Nasty Anonymous Letter About Her Son With Autism

Bonnie Moran has been through it. The 32-year-old Mayfair mom suffers from spina bifida, and two of her three sons are autistic. Still, she says […]

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Should Kids Be Banned from Bars?

It’s Thursday night. You’ve had a rough day at work. And all you really want to do is belly up to your favorite bar and […]

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Every Judgmental Facebook Commenter Owes the SEPTA Kids Mom an Apology

Since early this week, the city has been reeling over that viral video that shows a group of out-of-control young children on the Market-Frankford El. […]

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Mom From SEPTA Kids Video Speaks Out: “He Came at Us, We Didn’t Come at Him”

UPDATE, 3/31/16: Read the latest on the SEPTA kids video. By now, you’ve probably seen it: A disturbing viral video that shows a group of […]