Parenting Tips

8 Quiet Signs of Someone Drowning
8 Quiet Signs of Someone Drowning

Drowning doesn't mean flailing arms and calling for help. Knowing these silent signs of drowning… >>

Top 10 Types of Mothers
Top 10 Types of Mothers

Do you recognize yourself in these funny cartoons about motherhood? >>

Be Thankful Your Mom Didn't Send This Email to Your Boss
Be Thankful Your Mom Didn’t Send This Email to Your Boss

Could you imagine emailing the CEO of the company where your child is about to intern to make sure… >>

11 Early Reading Habits That Make Young Kids Love Books
11 Early Reading Habits That Make Young Kids Love Books

How parents read to babies, toddlers, and preschoolers can have a huge impact on how much they love… >>

Dave Barry Proves Why Teens Should Be Banned From Driving
Dave Barry Proves Why Teens Should Be Banned From Driving

In this hilarious letter to his daughter, the harried humorist can't decide what's crazier: driving… >>

Read One Teacher's Genius Response to the Question
Read One Teacher’s Genius Response to the Question “What Do You Make?”

Teacher Taylor Mali's unforgettable, searing retort to a thoughtless question certainly put a… >>

My Daughter's Piano Recital and the Little, Lovely Life Lesson It Taught Me
My Daughter’s Piano Recital and the Little, Lovely Life Lesson It Taught Me

One father learns you don't always have to say the words "I love you" to get the point across. >>

14 Healthy Home Remedies in Your Spice Rack
14 Healthy Home Remedies in Your Spice Rack

Find out which herbs and spices help naturally cure acne, constipation, canker sores, dandruff, and… >>

Want to Lose Weight Fast? Eat Like a Baby
Want to Lose Weight Fast? Eat Like a Baby

We’re not going to advise you to revert to pureed bananas, baby food jars, and tiny spoons. But… >>

5 Life Lessons People Learn Too Late
5 Life Lessons People Learn Too Late

Strong relationships make for a rich life, but we're often mistaken in the ways we pursue them. >>

22 Successful People Confess the Best Advice They've Always Relied On
22 Successful People Confess the Best Advice They’ve Always Relied On

The nation's most interesting and accomplished people share words of wisdom that changed their… >>

Mindy Kaling's Advice to Teens: Please Don't Peak in High School
Mindy Kaling’s Advice to Teens: Please Don’t Peak in High School

Almost no one who was a big star in high school is a big star later in life, Mindy Kaling observes… >>

Maintain a Healthy Relationship With Your Parents
Maintain a Healthy Relationship With Your Parents

As you both grow older, the bond between parent and child must evolve as well. >>

Secrets of Straight-A Students
Secrets of Straight-A Students

Education experts and students reveal the secrets of maintaining high grades. >>

She Left Her Son Alone in the Car. They Put Her on the Child Abuse Registry.
She Left Her Son Alone in the Car. They Put Her on the Child Abuse Registry.

Does a mom deserve 
to be punished for leaving her child to run an errand? You be the judge. >>

Roald Dahl’s Heartbreaking Lesson About Childhood Vaccinations
Roald Dahl’s Heartbreaking Lesson About Childhood Vaccinations

Olivia Dahl was seven years old in November 1962 when she displayed the hallmarks of a measles… >>

A Grandmother's Tale: When Anne Lamott's Teen Son Became a Dad
A Grandmother’s Tale: When Anne Lamott’s Teen Son Became a Dad

What would you do if your teenager had a child? For author Lamott, it was a crash course in the… >>

What Do All Babies Need, Yet Aren't Getting Equally?
What Do All Babies Need, Yet Aren’t Getting Equally?

To break the cycle of poverty, young children need something that’s as free and abundant as air… >>

Top Tips for Buying Baby Clothes
Top Tips for Buying Baby Clothes

Use these six guidelines when purchasing clothes for babies to avoid being left with expensive… >>

Should a Nine-Year-Old Boy Be Circumcised Against His Wishes?
Should a Nine-Year-Old Boy Be Circumcised Against His Wishes?

A divorced father converts to Judaism and wants his son circumcised. The mother says no way. Now… >>