I have been a sports fan for as long as I can remember. Both of my parents are huge basketball fans; my mom even played Division I basketball in college. It was going to be in my genes to love basketball. When my family moved to the Washington, D.C. area about a year before I was born, my dad decided we had to “adopt” a local college basketball team to root for. That team became George Washington … [Read more...] about What It’s Like to Be a Female Sports Fan
Do you dream of one day having a family but just aren’t quite ready yet? In today’s day and age, women have options available to them that generations before did not. We have the chance to: Get a great education Find our dream job And search for the perfect romantic partner While having choices definitely has its perks and an incredible array of opportunities, it doesn’t come … [Read more...] about Do You Feel the Pressure of Your Biological Clock?
Unfortunately, in today’s society, women’s breasts are so sexualized that even breastfeeding is considered a taboo subject. That’s why Miss Millennia is here to tell you everything you need to know about breastfeeding. Breastfeeding creates a magical connection between a mother and her child and has been proven to have numerous health benefits for both individuals. Still, it is a big commitment … [Read more...] about Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Breastfeeding
First-time moms see their lives change in both gigantic and tiny ways. Obviously, you’re now responsible for another little human being and are navigating a new feeding and sleep routine (note: the word “routine” is used loosely since it implies regularity, which doesn’t exist with newborns). Your family has expanded, and along with it, your heart. via GIPHY But there are also little changes … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Friends Close as a First-Time Millennial Mom
Most couples keep their struggles with infertility private, opening up to only a few trusted family members and friends, as well as their medical team. If a friend or family member opens up to you about dealing with infertility, it’s natural to want to jump and offer something to reassure them. Typically, our first instinct in sensitive situations is often to minimize—to make the problem of … [Read more...] about 5 Phrases to Avoid Telling a Couple Dealing with Infertility
It is almost time to celebrate Mother's Day, and I have absolutely NO idea what I am going to get my mom this year. There is always the generic flowers or breakfast in bed, but I want to step it up this year. Yes, I know that my mom will love whatever I get her, and it only matters that I put some thought behind a gift. Blah, blah, blah. This year, I am going to give her something personal -- an … [Read more...] about 5 Out-Of-The-Box Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day
The millennial generation is a group of individuals who reached young adulthood around the turn of the millennium, so these adults are generally in their 30s now. Many have children and a home, or they are thinking about moving forward with these significant life milestones soon. One of the common questions that millennials ask is when they need to sit down with a lawyer and formally draft a will. … [Read more...] about Arranging a Will: When Should a Millennial Think About It?
**Disclaimer: We all have a disheartening, pitiful image that we conjure up when a millennial says, "I still live at home with my parents." Cue the middle-aged, overweight man in a stained wife beater, sweatpants, chilling on the couch in a dingy basement. As a millennial who moved back in with her parents following graduation, I can attest to the fact that I have received every type of response … [Read more...] about How To Gain Independence From Your Parents
As a millennial myself, I have gone through an internal battle over health, healthcare, disease, wellness, exercise and vaccination. Even while writing this article, I have had many comments from my friends revolving around their views of vaccines. In my personal experience, it's easy to miss the boat, and not be aware of vaccines that one is past due. I have also come across some people that feel … [Read more...] about Reasons Why Vaccinations Are Important
Deciding whether or not to have a baby is huge. Bringing another life into the world comes with great responsibility. Just like buying your first home and getting married, having a baby can be sort of scary. You may feel you need to be prepared to your fullest. As a mom, and someone who knows a lot of parents, I know that you will probably never be fully ready to have a baby. Raising a … [Read more...] about How to Know When You are Emotionally Ready for a Baby
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