Parenting

Store and Preserve Kids' Artwork
Store and Preserve Kids’ Artwork

Proud of your little Picasso? Use these ideas for keeping their artwork safe at home. >>

The Story Behind the Holiday Gifts We Give
The Story Behind the Holiday Gifts We Give

Find out why gift cards may be overrated and fruitcakes are more popular than you think. >>

Amusing April Fools' Humor
Amusing April Fools’ Humor

Celebrate April Fools' Day with the funniest of our funny jokes. >>

Welcome Boomerang Kids Without Neglecting Your Marriage
Welcome Boomerang Kids Without Neglecting Your Marriage

Don't fall into your old patterns if adult children return home. >>

Let Parenthood Strengthen Your Marriage
Let Parenthood Strengthen Your Marriage

How to keep your marriage strong through the baby years. >>

Foster a Better Relationship With Your Children
Foster a Better Relationship With Your Children

17 ways to sustain the love and respect. >>

Thanksgiving Dinner with Walter Willett
Thanksgiving Dinner with Walter Willett

The author of Eat, Drink, and Be Healthy shares secrets for eating well on Thanksgiving. >>

Six Great Halloween Party Themes
Six Great Halloween Party Themes

Our party ideas are a mix of children's, older kids, and adult concepts. We guarantee they'll take… >>

Deep Thoughts From Will Ferrell and Tina Fey
Deep Thoughts From Will Ferrell and Tina Fey

The former Saturday Night Live stars talk about themselves, and each other. >>

Warning: Everything Can Kill You
Warning: Everything Can Kill You

Have you ever been swallowed by an escalator or viciously attacked by a guitar? Neither has writer… >>

25 Things I Learned from My Father
25 Things I Learned from My Father

Reader's Digest copy editor Melissa DeMeo shares the important life lessons she learned from Dad. >>

Top Ten Scariest Movie Moments
Top Ten Scariest Movie Moments

Whether it's spinning heads or blood curdling screams, these picks for our favorite scariest movie… >>

Is It Just Me?: Let's Stop Scaring Our Kids
Is It Just Me?: Let’s Stop Scaring Our Kids

Vilified for letting her nine-year-old ride the New York City subway alone, our author implores:… >>

Make Your Home
Make Your Home “Brain Healthy”

The home is a setting that is often neglected regarding brain health. Ask yourself the question: Is… >>

The Essential Halloween Safety Checklist
The Essential Halloween Safety Checklist

Safety tips for trick-or-treating, costumes and more. >>

Childproof Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide
Childproof Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide

Children, either your own or visiting youngsters, often get into dangerous situations. There are a… >>

How to Deal with Difficult House Guests
How to Deal with Difficult House Guests

As the holiday season draws near, learn the art of dealing with house guests. >>

16 Cheap and Easy Christmas Decorating Tips
16 Cheap and Easy Christmas Decorating Tips

Decorating experts share their favorite last-minute ideas. >>

Fixes for 5 Common Holiday Etiquette Goofs
Fixes for 5 Common Holiday Etiquette Goofs

Make sure you are nice, not naughty, this holiday season. >>

Holiday Tipping Dos and Don'ts
Holiday Tipping Dos and Don’ts

We all get stymied about how much to tip people we see throughout the year. >>