LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

Why I'm Glad I Didn't Follow My Boyfriend on Social Media For a Whole Year

Monday  23:35,   22 may 2017
PopSugar

What's your Instagram handle, Facebook profile, Snapchat username, and social security number? Dude, chill. While it's common to exchange social media accounts with those you've just met, especially with people you'd potentially[...]

How my relationship with my mom has changed as I’ve gotten older

Friday  17:36,   19 may 2017
Hello Giggles

For many years (well into adulthood), I struggled with accepting a conflicted childhood I can’t change. The years that should’ve been free…However, those complex bonds also beckoned a stronger, unbreakable version of[...]

This Mom Took Her Teen's Phone Away and Discovered Something Amazing

Thursday  19:50,   18 may 2017
Woman's Day

"When the phone had been gone for a week, he actually told me he felt happier without it."After confiscating her 13-year-old son's phone for a few weeks as a form of punishment, Katie Smith, a mom of three from Maine, realized her son's[...]

The Signs That Your Child May Be Suffering From Depression, According To Experts

Thursday  18:36,   18 may 2017
Essence

At a time when the suicide rate of Black children continues to rise, we’re offering parents some advice from experts on how to identify the warning signs.  According to a 2015 study from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,[...]

4 things I wish I knew before moving in with a significant other

Thursday  17:23,   18 may 2017
TODAY

Ready for the next step in the relationship? Four couples share the tips and tricks they learned about moving in with a significant other.One of the most important things when moving in together is making sure the place feels comfortable for both of [...]

4 things I wish I knew before moving in with a significant other

Thursday  17:23,   18 may 2017
TODAY

Ready for the next step in the relationship? Four couples share the tips and tricks they learned about moving in with a significant other.One of the most important things when moving in together is making sure the place feels comfortable for both of [...]

Perspective | The sex talk isn’t enough: How parents can teach teens about healthy relationships

Wednesday  20:06,   17 may 2017
The Washington Post

A new report shows Mom and Dad don't seem to be facing the issue. Here's how to do it.According to a report released today by Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Making Caring Common Project, parents worry a great deal about the hookup[...]

Three Sisters, Three Weddings: May, June, July

Wednesday  18:15,   17 may 2017
The Wall Street Journal.

It takes a big family to pull off numerous events without stress, sibling rivalry and chaos. For the Fogarty’s of Fort Wayne, Ind., a tradition of party planning and collaboration keeps everyone positive.These last few weeks have been a whirlwind of [...]

The Dark World of Mom Bullies

Wednesday  01:46,   17 may 2017
Mom.me

Think you've outgrown the mean girls in high school? Think again.Marie Claire recently published an article, "The Rise of Mean Moms," and it's all too real for many mothers. Unfortunately, mean moms are on the rise, and we have all either felt[...]

10 of the Worst Wedding Faux Pas That Have Actually Happened

Tuesday  22:41,   16 may 2017
Redbook

Here comes a really upset bride.1. "Someone brought their own bottles of wine to my wedding reception…at a vineyard. We had beer, wine, and specialty drinks, so everyone had plenty of options. But this pompous asshole - who was on my husband's side[...]

Here’s What Maternity Leave Is Like Outside the US

Tuesday  19:51,   16 may 2017
SheKnows

Here’s What Maternity Leave Is Like Outside the USIf you’re a working mom in America, you’ve probably learned that maternity leave in this country largely sucks. There’s no federal law requiring employers to offer new parents paid time off, which[...]

Yes, the “party girl” can also be a phenomenal mom

Tuesday  18:07,   16 may 2017
Hello Giggles

I knew I was pregnant before I even purchased the test. My suddenly non-existent appetite, the strange pain I felt in my…My suddenly non-existent appetite, the strange pain I felt in my pelvis when I coughed, the inexplicable sense of calm I felt[...]

The One Thing You Should Be Doing to Strengthen Your Relationship

Tuesday  17:51,   16 may 2017
Woman's Day

We're definitely trying this.The study, presented at the British Psychological Society's Annual Conference in Brighton, England, involved a group of 38 participants (19 couples) who answered questionnaires assessing their physical and mental[...]

How to Be a Relationship Realist

Monday  22:35,   15 may 2017
Brides

As you’re preparing for your wedding, remember that you’re also preparing for your marriage (and that your marriage will last a lot longer than that one big day!). Everyone has expectations going into a relationship, whether it’s a business [...]

This Baby Food Dispensing Spoon Is a Game Changer for Parents

Monday  22:07,   15 may 2017
Woman's Day

Feeding on the go just got a whole lot easier.Squirt isn't any ordinary type of spoon-it also doubles as a baby food dispenser. Simply fill the product's bulb with up to three ounces of baby food, and the pureed yumminess comes right out with one[...]