Advice

We rounded up the best advice from the experts on pets, money, travel, work, parenting, love, and more.

Avoid Disaster, Spot 'Sandy' Scammers
Avoid Disaster, Spot ‘Sandy’ Scammers

When a disaster hits, people spring into action. As with Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans or… >>

4 Reasons to See Spielberg's 'Lincoln'
4 Reasons to See Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’

Coming to some theaters this Friday and spreading to others on November 16, Steven Spielberg's new… >>

New App: Never Circle For A Parking Spot Again
New App: Never Circle For A Parking Spot Again

Growing up in Brooklyn, I've been lucky enough to avoid driving around looking for a place to put… >>

road trip necessities, GPS
Going on a Road Trip? Remember to Pack These!

Driving to Grandma's house for the holidays? Here's everything you'll need to keep a carload of… >>

Are Grandparents Clueless About Kid Safety Rules?
Are Grandparents Clueless About Kid Safety Rules?

First, a shoutout to my two-year-old’s four grandparents, who spend hours a week helping watch… >>

Whip-Smart Career Advice from a <i>Cosmo</i> Editor
Whip-Smart Career Advice from a Cosmo Editor

Years ago, I worked for Kate White, who soon went on to her long, successful run as editor-in-chief… >>

This Holiday, Give a Heifer and Change a Life
This Holiday, Give a Heifer and Change a Life

Here's a whole new twist on gift-giving and charitable donations. Instead of buying sweaters or… >>

Because Who Couldn't Use a Stash of Emergency Compliments?
Because Who Couldn’t Use a Stash of Emergency Compliments?

I wasn't feeling particularly down when my husband sent me this URL, just for an afternoon laugh… >>

Love During Wartime
Love During Wartime

In case you missed it: Last week, the New York Times' Modern Love column was written by Kevin… >>

Do You Judge a Cat by Its Color?
Do You Judge a Cat by Its Color?

A new study published in Anthrozoos, the official journal of the International Society for… >>