Does it ever feel like you're talking, but nothing is getting through? You're not imagining it, mama. Sometimes our kids or our partners are just so focused (or distracted) on whatever they're doing that they don't hear you. Here's what to say to get heard—with your kids or your love.

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PS: See why this woman is our new hero, and if you're looking for new ideas on what to pack for lunch, here you go.