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Lola Marguerita (Editor in Chief)

Lola the Editor in Chief at RealityMoms and looks after our stable of fantastic writers and contributors. Lola is rocking forty-plus-year-old working mother who remarried after a terrible divorce and is co-parenting with her difficult ex. She has three amazing kids and one fur baby. Her work has been featured on ScaryMommy, HuffPost and The Mid, and she’s a contributing writer at You can also check out her blog: Live By Surprise.

Preparing for a New Sibling

We asked our #RealityMoms what steps they took when preparing for the arrival of a new sibling.

Are Childless Aunties Getting a Bad Rap?

Aunts are the first ones moms blame for buying noisy gifts and filling the kids with sugar before swanning off to their child-free life and leaving mom to deal with the consequences. But are...

The Diaper Continuum: From Clean to Why Did I Reproduce?

After three babies, I've seen it all. And by all, I mean that there's a continuum that new moms don't know about as they head into the unchartered territory that is diaper changes.

11 Cheap (or Free) Summer Activities for Kids

After a few summers at home with the kids, I know it doesn’t take too long before you run out of things to do the kids and they’re screaming “We’re BORED.” And while theme...

11 Thoughts While Having a Transvaginal Ultrasound

With two miscarriages, three children and a round of fertility treatments under my belt, I’ve had more ultrasounds than I can count on all my fingers and toes.

5 Smart Tips for Staging Your Home for Sale with Kids

Staging your home can be overwhelming for even a person without kids. Add all the extra elements in the mix and it can be a recipe for disaster if you don’t have a plan.

6 Reasons for a Family Visit to Gaylord National this Summer

The Gaylord National is one of the finest conference centers you can find, but it's not all about business. The resort is set up for family stays.

What To Do When The Summer Blahs Hit

RealityMoms is nothing if not proactive, so we asked our moms what their favorite inexpensive go-tos are when the summer boredom hits.

What Your Wife Really Wants for Mother’s Day

This one is just for the dads. We asked our moms what a real mom wants for Mother's Day. And the answers aren't what you'd think.

3 Things a Resourceful Single Mom Can Do for Extra Cash

Post break-up, you might find you need a little extra money. Why not take that extra time you have while the kids are with your ex to get some extra cash?