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Recent Articles by Jennifer Aldrich
Mar 1, 2018
Dogs Are Suffocating on Snack Bags, Vets Warn
It's every dog owner's nightmare: coming home and expecting to be greeted by an overjoyed pooch, but instead finding the dog lifeless on the floor. In a viral Facebook post, Christina Young...
Feb 28, 2018
People Are Praising Gap for Showing Breastfeeding Mom in New Ad
The creator of the ultimate comfy T-shirt, Gap, is receiving high praise — and it doesn't have to do with its classic cotton staple. The company uploaded an Instagram post with a photo of a mother...
Feb 23, 2018
Frantic News Anchor's Makeup 'Tutorial' Is Every Busy Woman in the Morning
Admit it, ladies: Motherhood is about as unglamorous as it gets. It's shocking to think that at one point in your life, you had time to wash and dry your hair, isn't it? Thanks to your little...
Feb 21, 2018
Counting Calories Actually Isn't the Best Way to Lose Weight, Study Suggests
Losing weight can be a daunting journey, made all the more overwhelming by the dozens of different diets out there that all have health gurus swearing by them. But now researchers have found that...
Feb 15, 2018
Too Much TV as a Toddler Linked to Unhealthy Adolescence, Study Finds
Two-year-old-friendly television includes some of the most innocent characters, including Barney, Elmo, and Teletubbies. These programs might seem completely harmless for kids, but watching TV at a...
Feb 9, 2018
Having a Positive Attitude About Aging May Reduce Dementia Risk, Study Suggests
Aging can feel like an unknown, unflattering, and unwanted journey. It's scary to think about getting older, especially when women are pressured to "age gracefully." But being happy about aging can...
Jan 31, 2018
Women Who Breastfeed Are Less Likely to Develop High Blood Pressure, Study Suggests
Breastfeeding, besides the convenience of providing instant food for a baby at any time, has other immediate benefits: it can build a child's immunity, it doesn't cost money, and it creates a bond...
Dec 12, 2017
Protect Yourself From 'Porch Pirates' During the Holidays
Mail carriers during the holiday season are like the adult version of Santa Claus:They bear gifts and bring those gifts right to your home, and the promise of presents under the tree fills you with...
Dec 5, 2017
Starbucks Is Giving Away $1 Million in Gift Cards This Month
'Tis the season to give, and give back, and Starbucks is doing just that. The coffee company is giving away $1 million in gift cards for the holidays. Starbucks announced the gift giving plan on...
Nov 30, 2017
Fly to Europe for Less Than $150 on New Level Airlines
Have you always wanted to take a dream European vacation, but the ridiculously expensive plane tickets made you say no? Well, it's time to pack your bags, because a new airline is selling tickets...
Nov 15, 2017
Parents Upset Over Assignment That Asks About 'Trophy Wives' and 'Boy Toys'
If you're the parent of a student, you're used to you your kids coming home and asking for help with their assignments. But what if your child's homework included bizarre questions like...
Nov 13, 2017
Grandmother Will Be Daughter's Surrogate for a Second Time
Last year, Megan Barker made headlines for being her daughter's surrogate and giving birth to her grandson, Gus, on October 22, 2016. Now, Barker is getting ready to do it again — the family is...
Nov 9, 2017
Don't Miss Target's Weekend Sale on Toys and TVs
UPDATE (November 16, 2017) — Need to play Santa? Then make time this weekend — in between all those last-minute Thanksgiving errands — for a stop at Target. This weekend’s big deal will save you...
Nov 8, 2017
Mom Warns Others After Her Washing Machine Explodes
We all know household tasks such as doing laundry, cleaning the bathroom, and picking up after your kids (for the millionth time) aren't necessarily fun, but we didn't know that housework could...
Nov 3, 2017
A Florida Restaurant Has Banned Kids and People Are Having Mixed Responses
Thinking of going to a restaraunt and treating your family to dinner tonight? Well, if you're thinking of bringing your kids, there's one place where they are not welcome. Hampton Station, a local...
Nov 2, 2017
A Tennis Ball Is What You're Missing in Your Carry-On Bag
We all know that flying is uncomfortable: You're 40,000 feet in the air in a small seat, the person in front of you has reclined all the way back, the person next to you as decided to take their...
Oct 31, 2017
Hilarious Photos of People Before and After Having Kids Captures the True Essence of Parenthood
If you have kids, they're basically the light of your life. They add so much happiness and excitement to everything, and it's hard to imagine a time before your world didn't revolve around them....
Oct 27, 2017
Parents Who Drink Might Be Negatively Affecting Their Kids, Study Says
Many of us look forward to the end of a long day, when we can relax, unwind, and have a nice glass of wine. But now experts say that glass of wine (or two) could be negatively affecting your...
Oct 23, 2017
New Burger King Ad Shows Painful Reality of Bullying
Although we expect school officials, lawmakers, and leaders of the country to address bullying, you probably never thought a fast food chain would be making thought-provoking advertisements on this...
Oct 20, 2017
Looking Younger Is as Simple as Filling in Your Brows
Eyebrows, along with other beauty and fashion trends, have changed tremendously over the years. We've had super skinny brows, natural brows, over-the-top brows, even feathered brows. I, for one,...