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Sep 6, 2018 8:51 pm
How to Be a Good Middle-Aged Daughter to an Aging Parent
There are thousands of books, articles, and classes offered to women about how to be good and successful mothers at every stage from infancy to adulthood, yet there is very little attention or...
Jul 24, 2018 4:41 pm
One of the Twins I Had at 42 Has Down Syndrome — They're Both the Babies I Was Meant to Have
"All I've ever wanted is to have children, so there's really no point in us seeing each other unless you want the same," I told my date Richard. We'd known each other for years after meeting...
Jun 14, 2018 2:18 pm
I Thought My Workaholic Mom Had Left Me Unprepared to Be a Parent — I Was so Wrong
I didn’t learn about motherhood from watching my mom. I was an only child, and for whatever reason, it’s hard to observe the act of mothering when you are the one being mothered. What my mom did...
Jun 8, 2018 9:00 am
12 Summer Trips You Should Take With Your Mom
As you get older, your vacation plans tend to change. Once you have kids, adulting kicks in, and you likely spend most of your time planning trips around the needs and desires of your children....
Jun 7, 2018 10:00 am
Having More Children Could Increase Your Risk of a Heart Attack, Study Suggests
A new study has shown that the more children a woman has, the greater her risk of serious illness. Scientists from the University of Cambridge studied more than 8,000 American women between the...
May 25, 2018 2:00 pm
21 Mom Reasons to Have a Glass of Wine
Let’s face it: Parenting is hard. Whether you’re negotiating with a toddler on a regular basis or lecturing your teen, the days are long, tiring, and relatively thankless. A glass of wine at the...
May 12, 2018 11:00 am
I Was Every 'Alcoholic Mother' Cliché for Years — Now Things Are Different
Four years ago, my children and I unexpectedly started a new Mother’s Day tradition. Mother’s Day, 2014, is now a day seared into my memory, a day I will never forget, marking a tradition I’d like...
May 11, 2018 2:15 pm
For Years, My Mother-in-Law and I Bonded Over Coffee — Until One Day We Didn’t
Mother’s Day can seem odd when you are childless by choice. It’s even odder when your own mom has passed away. You want to celebrate — something — but what? For me, it’s my mother-in-law. That...
May 10, 2018 4:00 pm
How to Make Peace With Your Mom Before Mother's Day
Of all human relationships, the mother-daughter relationship is the most apt to stay close over time. But when it does become fractured, both parties are likely to be distressed. Mother's Day is...
May 9, 2018 12:00 pm
Country Singer Jewel Opens Up About Life as a Single Mom
Country star Jewel opens up to In Touch about navigating life as a single mom to Kase, her six-year-old son with ex-husband Ty Murray. "As soon as you get a bead on something that works, your...
May 3, 2018 12:00 pm
10 Quotes About Grandparents That'll Pull at Your Heartstrings
The relationship between a grandchild and a grandparent is an irreplaceable and unforgettable bond. Grandparents are there for you no matter what, and their love truly is unconditional. We're sure...
Feb 28, 2018 12:59 pm
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 28, 2018 8:00 am
Mother-in-Law Whining About Not Being in Delivery Room Gets Put in Her Place
Giving birth can be a terrifying event; there's pain, fluids, and — in some cases — a lot of people nearby. As a mom (or mom-to-be), you're within your rights to dictate exactly who will and who...
Nov 8, 2017 6:27 pm
Reese Witherspoon's Comment About 'Mommy Bloggers' Completely Misses the Mark
Frankly, we're surprised Reese Witherspoon went there at all. If you haven't heard, the actress, entrepreneur, and general all-American sweetheart has kicked off a bit of an internet firestorm...
Oct 23, 2017 3:47 pm
Chrissy Teigen and Luna Look Adorable in Matching Bathing Suits
We love avocados — on toast, in a salad, on pizza, as guacamole, in our drinks, as a face mask, as part of a fruit bowl decoration, as an emoji... How do we like our avocados in the morning? In...
Sep 16, 2017 11:17 am
Is This the Ultimate Momzilla-of-the-Bride?
Short answer: Yes. When a mom wrote into an advice columnist to ask if she was being unreasonable by asking that her daughter's best friend not take part in her daughter's wedding, the internet —...
Sep 14, 2017 5:54 pm
The Secret Ways the Women in My Life Taught Me About Womanhood
Knowledge can be taught, but wisdom must be gained through experience. Throughout our youth, we accept the beliefs of others as our own until we are old enough to seek the truth for ourselves. From...
Aug 10, 2017 6:03 pm
The Only 10 Rules You Need to Be a Good Parent
My wife is the person I most admire in my life. She’s one of those people that makes everything she does look so damn easy. I have been humbled by her more times than anyone I’ve ever met. She...
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 6:23 pm
Mom Buying Dinner for Sick Son Realizes She Forgot Her Wallet, Stranger Angel Saves the Day
Joanna Johnson, of Milton Keynes, England, was having a horrible day. Her 16-month-old son had a fever, a cold, and was teething--and had spent most of the day crying. Knowing it would be...
May 30, 2017 2:48 pm
It's Crazy How Much These Celebrity Moms Look Like Their Daughters
Who doesn't love celebrity look-alikes? It's always fun to see double when it comes to those fantastically famous Hollywood genes. But we have to admit, we're especially partial to celebrity...
Apr 11, 2017 11:22 am
16 Ultrasound Images That'll Make You Think There's More Than Just a Baby in These Wombs
Sometimes ultrasounds show some wacky images. We don't know why it happens, but we do know it's hard to look away! via Mirror.co.uk
Feb 23, 2017 11:54 am
This Is How Carrie Underwood Spends Her Time Off
At the Grammy's earlier in February, Carrie Underwood dropped a bombshell announcement: She was taking a break from singing. After a grueling tour schedule and with an almost 2-year-old son, the...
Feb 23, 2017 11:25 am
12 Times Celebrity Kids and Their Parents Looked Like Twins
From Gwyneth Paltrow's lookalike daughter to Katie Holmes' mini-me, some of today's most popular celebrity kids are practically carbon copies of their parents. While it's pretty common to see moms...
Feb 14, 2017 9:15 am
Tom Cruise's Loses Beloved Family Member
Getty Images Our thoughts and prayers are with actor Tom Cruise after the death of his mother, Mary Lee South. According to People, South died peacefully at her home last week. She was 80 years...
Feb 7, 2017 10:09 am
Christie Brinkley and Her Daughters Look Stunning on SI Swimsuit Cover
It's hard to believe that model Christie Brinkley is 63! The mother of three just graced the cover of the annual Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue with her two daughters, and the trio look like...
Dec 29, 2016 12:36 pm
Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher in Their 15 Sweetest Mother-Daughter Moments
The world has been reeling since the news that legendary actresses Carrie Fisher and her mom, Debbie Reynolds, died within a day of each other. Now, we're left to look back on our favorite memories...
Dec 21, 2016 12:37 pm
Congratulations to Mick Jagger on Becoming a Dad of 8!
UPDATE (12/20) -- New mother Melanie Hamrick recently shared the first photo of her son with boyfriend Mick Jagger. The 29-year-old captioned the adorable picture: "I'm so love with my baby...
Nov 4, 2016 1:32 pm
Expecting Couple Wanted to Keep Baby's Sex a Secret, But Grandma-to-Be Had Other Plans
Pregnancies are personal, and it's up to the parents-to-be to decide how long to keep their pregnancy a secret, what to name the baby, and whether they want to find out the gender ahead of...
Oct 17, 2016 3:27 pm
14 Funny Pics of Pregnant Moms' Most Creative Halloween Costumes
Finding the perfect Halloween costume can be tough when you're expecting a baby. However, these pregnant moms didn't let the size of their bellies stop them from going all out with their creative...