Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace: The Meaning Behind This Wedding Objection
While it's uncommon to hear "speak now or forever hold your peace" nowadays, the phrase once served an important purpose in medieval matrimony.
8 Children’s Nursery Rhymes That Are Actually Racist
Can a catchy little rhyme really be that problematic? Yes—and it’s one way racism was inextricably woven into American life....
How Pink and Blue Became the “Girl” and “Boy” Baby Colors
Pink was once considered to be for boys (seriously)!
13 Most Famous Sister Rivalries in History
Sisters always share a deep bond—and sometimes, they share an even deeper rivalry.
9 Seriously Fun Boy Games That Don’t Involve Guns
You can trick your son into learning coding, physics, and even a little bit of history with these popular games.
How Did the Wedding Bouquet Toss Tradition Get Started Anyway?
The reason behind this time-honored wedding tradition might surprise you.
Here’s the Real Reason We Propose with Engagement Rings
The history behind this tradition dates back to ancient times, and it wasn't always so romantic.