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12 Funny Face Mask Designs that Will Turn Heads

12 Funny Face Mask Designs that Will Turn Heads

Whether we like it or not, face masks are the accessory of 2020 and the number of mask designs available proves it. You have your basic masks or brightly patterned designs or personalized face masks — you really can take your pick. Just like any fashion statement, there are some designs that work better than others.

I'm Struggling with Virtual Learning and Feel Like I'm Going to Lose It: Advice?

I’m Struggling with Virtual Learning and Feel Like I’m Going to Lose It: Advice?

A mom writes in asking for advice about virtual learning. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many families are struggling to adjust to virtual learning vs. in-person school, and this mom is no exception. She has two kids who have virtual school. She is required to be present with both at the same time because they are young and need her help. She is struggling with the schedule and organizing, and she is reaching the end of her patience with this new system of learning. Any advice for this mom on how to make virtual learning at home easier for both her and her children?

I'm Freaking Out About Giving Birth During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Advice?

I’m Freaking Out About Giving Birth During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Advice?

A mom writes in asking for advice about giving birth during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This mom is set to be induced in just a few days, and she is “freaking out.” Will she need to wear a mask the entire time? What are the rules about having others in the delivery room? What precautions are being taken by the hospital? What precautions should this mom take? She is looking for advice for anyone who has given birth during this strange time and would love to hear what their experiences have been.

I've Been Shamed Into Feeling Like I Shouldn't Buy My Daughter Many Christmas Gifts Due to COVID-19: Advice?

I’ve Been Shamed Into Feeling Like I Shouldn’t Buy My Daughter Many Christmas Gifts Due to COVID-19: Advice?

A mom writes in asking for advice about buying Christmas gifts for her daughter. This mom always likes to shop ahead of the holiday season to avoid higher prices and related drama, and this year has been no different. Except that she claims a lot of people in her life are making her feel bad for doing so because of how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the economy. They say she shouldn’t spend so much money on gifts for her child. This mom doesn’t see the problem, as she isn’t spending beyond her means, but she is feeling guilty after facing the backlash.