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Jul 31, 2018 2:00 pm
Yellow School Bus Blues: 4 Mom Authors Remember Letting Go of Their Kids on the First Day of Class
These first-day-of-school stories will make you laugh, cry, and nod your head in solidarity with these moms. No matter how old your kids get, you'll never forget the first time you dropped them off...
Jun 19, 2018 11:00 am
12 Times Prince Harry and Kate Middleton Proved They Have the Cutest Brother-Sister Relationship
When you start dating someone, their family members are sometimes a make-or-break factor. Will you like them? Will they like you? In most cases, you can only hope that family gatherings are civil....
Apr 30, 2018 11:00 am
I Have Alopecia and My Wig Fell Off During a Second Date
Amy Gibson is the author of Sex, Wigs & Whispers: Love and Life with Hair Loss ($21.95, Amazon) and founder of CreatedHair.com and salons. Gibson, who has alopecia, provides women and children...
Mar 28, 2018 4:00 pm
Celebrity Families That Truly Prove the More the Merrier
Who said the only child has it better? These large families prove that more really is merrier! Some of these celebrities, like Donny and Marie Osmond, came from big families themselves (can you...
Jul 20, 2017 5:25 pm
When You Find Out Who This Young Stud Posing with His Mom Is, You'll Be FLOORED
There are certain celebrities we seem to know all about. Whether it's because we've been watching them on TV for years or they're so personable we feel like they're talking straight to us, some...
Jul 12, 2017 5:50 pm
This Is What It's Like to Become a Grandma Before You're Ready
We all want the best for our kids, even if we define success in radically different ways. And we try to strike a balance in our expectations—keep them high enough so our children have something to...
Jun 30, 2017 3:44 pm
Water Bill Too High? This Weird Toilet Trick May Lower the Cost
If you've ever looked at your water bill and thought, "There's no way I've used THAT much," you might be right--and interested in saving money. But unless you hear dripping, it's not so obvious to...
Jun 14, 2017 2:24 pm
I Used to Cry in My Car About My Lung Cancer Diagnosis. Now I Want Everyone to Know About It
Susan Lee, 54, is a wife, mother of three, and vice president of sales who lives in Brookeville, MD. She’s partnered with the American Lung Association’s <a href="http://www.lungforce.org/"...
Jun 14, 2017 2:23 pm
My Mother’s Smoking Caused Her Lung Cancer. It Also May Have Caused Mine
Susan Lee, 54, is a wife, a mother of three, and a vice president of sales who lives in Brookeville, MD. She’s partnered with the American Lung Association’s <a href="http://www.lungforce.org/"...
Jun 1, 2017 1:10 pm
10 Breakfasts That Women Who've Lost Weight Swear By
It's no secret that weight loss has a lot to do with your diet. But let's face it, not all healthy meals are the most appetizing. In fact, one tiny granola bar or an unsatisfying salad might not...
May 26, 2017 5:51 pm
Here's What to Do If Your iPhone Photos Always Come Out Blurry
If you can't seem to take a clear picture with your iPhone, an unsteady hand may not be to blame. After receiving multiple complaints starting at the end of 2014, Apple has agreed to replace a...
May 26, 2017 5:48 pm
This High-Fat Diet Can Help You Lose 10 Lbs. Fast (Seriously)
The High Fat Diet--developed by nutritionist Zana Morris and health journalist Helen Foster--claims it can help you lose as much as 10 lbs. in 2 weeks. Eating all your favorite foods AND lose...
May 26, 2017 5:31 pm
Blender Lemonade Is the Tastiest Summer Shortcut You Didn't Know Existed
Mmmm...fresh-squeezed lemonade. But even when the result is the world's most refreshing drink, hand-juicing lemons never seems worth it. This is why we were so excited to read about this faster...
May 25, 2017 10:00 am
Model Spots Less Fit Woman in Gym Shower and Secretly Posts Photos on Social Media
UPDATE: 5/25/2017 After pleading no contest to a misdemeanor charge of invasion of privacy last November, Dani Mathers, the model who made headlines for posting a social media photo of an older...
May 18, 2017 9:00 am
This Is What Kate Middleton Wears to Other Weddings
As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's long-anticipated wedding nears, we're all excited to see how their A-list guests will interpret the dress code (royal wedding hats, anyone?). We're especially...
May 15, 2017 6:04 pm
Then and Now: See What the World's Most Beloved Starlets' Children Look Like Today
You grew up alongside them, yet you haven't heard about them in years. So find out what the kids of classic movie actresses, from Elizabeth Taylor to Shirley Temple, are up to these days. via...
Mar 7, 2017 11:55 am
The Sleeping Trick That Lowers Your Risk for Alzheimer's
Back and stomach sleepers, listen up. A new study has revealed that sleeping on your side reduces your chances of developing neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's. The reason: The position...
Feb 16, 2017 4:37 pm
17 Foxy Celebrity Dads Whose Sons Grew Up to Be Equally Handsome
While they're not all lookalikes, these famous kids definitely inherited genes good enough to keep them in the limelight as much as their fathers. Keep clicking to see just how attractive these...
Jan 16, 2017 11:52 am
Happy 95th Birthday, Betty White! See the 15 Most Stunning Looks of Her Decades-Long Career
Though she might not currently be the star of a hit TV show, she's still as gorgeous and spunky as ever at 95. Celebrate the timeless beauty with these photos from the 1950s through today.
Dec 22, 2016 4:54 pm
13 Celebrities You Didn't Realize Have Adult Children
Wasn't it just yesterday that these celebrity kids were little ones? Now they're all grown up, and they're driving, voting, going to college, and even embarking on careers in the spotlight...