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9 Ways to Deal With Your Moody Teen Without Losing Your Marbles

Of course you love your child, but those teenage years are no walk in the park. Here's how to stay calm while the storm rages—we promise!

The 7 Worst Mistakes Parents Make When Flying with Their Baby

Veteran parents share the in-flight fails that taught them how to keep baby comfortable and happy for her first ride...


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This Creepy “Family History” Site Might Know Way Too Much About You

Here's how to keep your information off the site.


8 Ways to Help Foster Children Without Becoming a Foster Parent

They say that no one escapes childhood unscathed, but for foster children, the saying takes on new meaning. Over 400,000...


7 Expert-Backed Ways to Tame Toddler Tantrums

Temper tantrums may be one of the exasperating parts of parenting a toddler. One second your child is playing happily,...

Eww! How to Stop Your Child from Picking Their Nose

Childhood nose picking is every parent's worst nightmare. Thankfully, there are ways to discourage your youngster from engaging in this...


18 Things You Had No Idea You Could Do With Pool Noodles

When pool season is over, here’s how to get more use out of those giant foam pool toys.



9 Signs You’re a Great Neighbor

Barking dogs, loud music, late-night parties—we all know the signs of a bad neighbor. Here's how to tell if you're...


7 Ways That Your Kid Is a Brat—And How Calm Parents Deal With It

Even the most angelic of kids can sometimes be a brat. Here, from the book 'Your Kid's a Brat and...


Upgrade a Supermarket Bouquet: 9 Tricks to Make Cheap Flowers Look Expensive

Procrastinated again? Here, how to quickly turn a last-minute flower gift into a beautiful arrangement.


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Here’s the Most Polite Way to Split a Bill (and Etiquette Advice for Other Modern Annoyances)

Etiquette experts sound off on how to navigate some of life’s trickiest moments.


7 Sneaky Reasons You Never Finish Your To-Do List

These to-do list-making mistakes can hinder you from reaching your goals. Here's how to write a more effective to-do list.

Here’s How Science Could Make Your Memories Last Forever

If you could save the memories in your brain like a computer’s hard drive, would you? Soon, that could be...


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How Charities Spend Your Money: Eye-Opening Truths to Read Before You Donate

Know what happens when you donate money to these four organizations, and how to make sure your giving counts.


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8 Smart Uses for Your Kitchen Sponge You Haven’t Tried

The lowly kitchen sponge can play several important roles around the house. Here's how to use a sponge for more...


Mom Advice: How to Fib About Gifts

A difficult problem grew easier to unwrap for author Patricia Volk after some reflection on her mother's guidance.