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A New Era At Thanks Mama

New Beginnings!  It’s a theme that certainly resonates with the nature of our business.  It’s also one that we all experience over and over again in one respect or another as we navigate through this wonderful journey of life. At Thanks Mama, we are experiencing a very exciting new beginning of our own that we […]

Strengthen Bonds This International Day of Families

In case you weren’t aware, May 15 is International Day of Families every year since 1993.  This year, we at Thanks Mama would like to share some of our favorite family strengthening tips and activities for you to consider on this special day.   Camping – The snow has finally thawed!  It’s time to dig […]

5 Gift Ideas From the Kids This Mother’s Day

So… buying stuff is all fine and good for Dad when considering what to get Mom this Mother’s Day, but what about the children?  THINK OF THE CHILDREN?!  Seriously though, it can be a lot of fun and mean a lot to Mom to get gifts that the kids make or have helped with.  Consider […]

5 Gift Ideas From Dad This Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate Mom and all she does for your family.  Thanks Mama wants to give you 5 of the most classic and reliable ways to make her feel special this Mother’s Day.  These are classic for a reason guys.  You don’t need to break the mold every time, but if […]

Making new mom friends is hard!

Making friends with other moms can give you a support group of sorts, a feeling like you’re all in this together. But what if you’re living in a new place and you don’t know anyone? You can join parenting classes, but what if they only result in awkwardness? In this ask column at Alpha Mom, […]

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Introducing Babyhome

Thanks Mama is proud to announce our brand new partnership with Babyhome!  Babyhome is a manufacturer of sleekly designed, quality baby gear, furniture and accessories with an emphasis on being “Fresh and Clever”.  They’ve been around since 2005 and have made waves in Spain with their Emotion stroller and various other child rearing essentials. At […]

Let Your Plants Clear the Air

Chemicals get released into the air in your house through the carpet, flooring, paint, and cleaning materials. Do you ever notice your family members getting sick if you are in a new indoor environment? Fortunately, there are a number of houseplants that can help purify the air. Choose from these nine plants to help improve […]

How to Keep Your Mom Friendships Alive

It can be very difficult to maintain friendships when you have children. Plans get cancelled or you both get busy with something and forget to call. Friendships require work, and one mom has three suggestions for how to keep them going. Accept that you may only have short times together, such as getting together for […]

The Neuroscience of Parenting Instincts

Have you ever wondered why it’s almost impossible to ignore a screaming baby? There is a reason behind it, and it’s based on neurobiology. A recent study published in a prominent journal examined fear circuit triggering in the brain using MRI. The study showed that the trigger, such as screaming, caused activity in the region […]

Mini Me Yoga for Your Kids

Mini Me Yoga was founded 6 years ago in the UK to bring health and happiness into the lives of children. The goal was to get them started early to properly equip them for dealing with life’s struggles. A workshop was created for parents, relatives, teachers, and child care providers to introduce yoga into children’s […]

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