Why I Didn't Attend My Dad's Funeral

WHY I DIDN'T ATTEND MY DAD'S FUNERAL

Anyone who knows me would agree that I am the kind of person who does their best to send a card to let someone know that I'm thinking...

I Grew Up With A Single Mom, But I Never Missed My Dad

I GREW UP WITH A SINGLE MOM, BUT I NEVER MISSED MY DAD

I grew up with a single mom and a more than absent father. Looking back, my relationships with the both of them couldn't have been...

 
 
 
This Brilliant Idea Makes Kids Feel Loved When They Need It Most

THIS BRILLIANT IDEA MAKES KIDS FEEL LOVED WHEN THEY NEED IT MOST

It all started with an email from my 8 th grader's guidance counselor, asking parents if they would submit a handwritten note of encouragement...

How To Give Our Kids An Old School '80s Halloween

HOW TO GIVE OUR KIDS AN OLD SCHOOL '80S HALLOWEEN

Well, here we are, folks. It's Halloween season. My kids are at peak age-old enough to have very strong opinions about what they want...

 
 
 

THIS IS WHAT IT MEANS WHEN PEOPLE BRING YOU LASAGNA

About a year ago, my mom was diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian and colon cancer, and there were complications between the two types. The...

You're Going To Want All Of These Ridiculously Magical Harry Potter Mugs

YOU'RE GOING TO WANT ALL OF THESE RIDICULOUSLY MAGICAL HARRY POTTER MUGS

These Harry Potter mugs are the absolute best fall accessory None of us have gotten our Hogwarts acceptance letters , but that doesn't...

 
 
 
These Are The Coziest Fall Sweaters On Amazon Right Now

THESE ARE THE COZIEST FALL SWEATERS ON AMAZON RIGHT NOW

Say it with us: SWEATER WEATHER While saying goodbye to summer isn't always easy, one of the *best* things about fall is hands-down...

Emma Stone Explains Her Lifelong Struggle With Anxiety - And It's So Relatable

EMMA STONE EXPLAINS HER LIFELONG STRUGGLE WITH ANXIETY - AND IT'S SO RELATABLE

Emma Stone talks candidly about the anxiety she's been dealing with since childhood Emma Stone is famous for being an incredible actress,...

 
 
 
An Obituary Has Gone Viral For Its Heartbreaking Honesty About Opioid Addiction

AN OBITUARY HAS GONE VIRAL FOR ITS HEARTBREAKING HONESTY ABOUT OPIOID ADDICTION

The obituary of a young mom who died due to an opioid addiction is spreading awareness about the epidemic and empathy for those with...

WTF?! Dear Abby Advises Parents To Whitewash ‘Foreign' Names

WTF?! DEAR ABBY ADVISES PARENTS TO WHITEWASH ‘FOREIGN' NAMES

Buckle up for the worst ‘Dear Abby' advice you've ever heard Dear Abby is proving she's the opposite of fine wine in that her popular...

 
 
 
Firefighters Posing With Cats Is Your New Favorite Thing

FIREFIGHTERS POSING WITH CATS IS YOUR NEW FAVORITE THING

Australian firefighters pose annually to raise money for charity Pop quiz - what are the two best things in the world? If you said...

You Work Hard To Push Through Anxiety And Depression - So Wear It With Pride

YOU WORK HARD TO PUSH THROUGH ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION - SO WEAR IT WITH PRIDE

This line of Anxiety, Depression, and Bipolar necklaces were created for a great cause There's nothing better than buying really pretty...

 
 
 
The Rules Of Naming A Royal Baby

THE RULES OF NAMING A ROYAL BABY

There's a new royal baby on the way and some of us are a little excited about it. Not everyone may share in the enthusiasm, but if...

Planned Parenthood Releases Video Series To Help Parents Talk About Bodies, Gender, And Transgender Identities

PLANNED PARENTHOOD RELEASES VIDEO SERIES TO HELP PARENTS TALK ABOUT BODIES, GENDER, AND TRANSGENDER IDENTITIES

Planned Parenthood is valuable for so many reasons. Millions of men and women and teens worldwide benefit from their crucial and affordable...

 
 
 
5 Things To Consider Before Your Child Chooses A Halloween Costume

5 THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE YOUR CHILD CHOOSES A HALLOWEEN COSTUME

Halloween, more than any other holiday, is a gift to childhood. Sure, Christmas has a jolly man in a red suit who brings presents,...

My Children Are Never Allowed To Play Unsupervised, And Here's Why

MY CHILDREN ARE NEVER ALLOWED TO PLAY UNSUPERVISED, AND HERE'S WHY

A nine-year-old black boy goes to the store with his family. They walk past the check-out counter where a white woman is standing....

 
 
 
Amazon Will Now Deliver A Live 7-Foot Tree To Your Door

AMAZON WILL NOW DELIVER A LIVE 7-FOOT TREE TO YOUR DOOR

Amazon is now in the business of live Christmas tree delivery This holiday season, if you just don't have the time, energy, desire,...

Lady Gaga Shares The Powerful Reason She's Not Wearing A Gown In This Photo

LADY GAGA SHARES THE POWERFUL REASON SHE'S NOT WEARING A GOWN IN THIS PHOTO

Lady Gaga says she's ready to ‘take the power back' when it comes to certain choices Lady Gaga is sharing the powerful, feminist thinking...

 
 
 
These Beauty Products On Amazon Prime Have A Cult Following

THESE BEAUTY PRODUCTS ON AMAZON PRIME HAVE A CULT FOLLOWING

These beauty products on Amazon Prime have a major cult following and you're going to want them all Shopping for beauty products online...

Why My Teen Daughter And I Take The Same Antidepressant

WHY MY TEEN DAUGHTER AND I TAKE THE SAME ANTIDEPRESSANT

In addition to owning the same pair of shoes, my 16-year-old daughter and I also take the same antidepressant. When I was in my 30's...

 
 
 



Deadly pregnancy complication that struck Kim Kardashian increases the risk...

Deadly pregnancy complication that struck Kim Kardashian increases the risk of dementia

Researchers from the Statens Serum Institut in Denmark believe the heightened dementia risk is caused by diseased blood vessels as a result of abnormally high blood pressure. Read more ...

Trader Joe's salads, Mary's Harvest wraps recalled for risk from corn

Trader Joe's salads, Mary's Harvest wraps recalled for risk from corn

Mary's Harvest Fresh Foods Inc. is recalling its branded wrap sandwiches and Trader Joe's brand salads because they include corn from a third-party supplier that might be... Read more ...

Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Fight Breast Cancer

Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Fight Breast Cancer

Diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids may delay the development and spread of breast cancer, found new study. Read more ...

Salad recall includes Whole Foods 365 brand; corn poses risk of infection

Salad recall includes Whole Foods 365 brand; corn poses risk of infection

A California-based grocery chain is recalling almost half a ton of ready-to-eat salads, including the 365 brand sold by Whole Foods, because they contain corn from a... Read more ...

Eating late at night linked to weight gain, diabetes and heart conditions

Eating late at night linked to weight gain, diabetes and heart conditions

First experimental evidence now shows that late-night snacking can cause more than just weight gain. Eating meals late at night can increase the risk of developing diabetes and... Read more ...

Drinking at least four cups of coffee a day could slash your risk of rosacea...

Drinking at least four cups of coffee a day could slash your risk of rosacea by 20%

The new study, led by Brown University in Rhode Island, found that the protective effects were only shown in caffeinated coffee. Decaf coffee did not lower participants'... Read more ...

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Take Your Cardio to the Next Level With These Tips to Burn More Calories

Time is precious and no more so than in the gym. You want to get in, work it, and get out - well. .. and maybe hit the steam room for a quick five minutes. If cardio machines... Read more ...

Does the 'maternity salad' REALLY induce labor?

Does the 'maternity salad' REALLY induce labor?

The Salad, made by Caioti Pizza Cafe in Studio City, is a simple mix of romaine, watercress, walnuts, and gorgonzola, with a herb-balsamic dressing. But scores of women say the... Read more ...

Your burger probably contains dangerous levels of antibioticS

Your burger probably contains dangerous levels of antibioticS

In the 2018 Chain Reaction Report, only two chains, Shake Shack and Burger Fi, received As for serving antibiotic-free burgers. Wendy's received a D minus and the other 22... Read more ...

Virtual reality is 'the ultimate empathy machine', study claims

Virtual reality is 'the ultimate empathy machine', study claims

Stanford University researchers found that people who were exposed to situations such as homelessness in VR developed longer-lasting compassion towards the issue in real life. Read more ...