Two Minnesota garbage collectors gave a special gift to a family in need on their collection route.
As parents of young children, getting out for "date nights" can be a huge struggle. And while I personally don't obsess over date nights with my husband (I think it's one of the many things that has to evolve when you have kids), itShow More Summary
When a newborn enters the home, that love doesn't instantly replace the relationship between mom and her first "baby." These devoted furry companions are still there offering their constant companionship, protection, and support for their mamas even while she is fueling another life. Show More Summary
Low birth weight is strongly associated with racial and ethnic segregation in Chicago neighborhoods, new research shows. In Toronto, however, communities with high proportions of racial and ethnic minorities did not have greater rates of low birth weight. Researchers believe the findings can inform future research on the root causes of health inequities.
A North Carolina teacher received a special surprise from none other than Ellen DeGeneres. Michael Bonner, who teaches second grade at South Greenville Elementary School, was invited to appear on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” after theShow More Summary
A photo posted by Alexandra (@alexandrabrea_) on Jan 12, 2017 at 2:59pm PST Parenthood is one of the greatest gifts life has to offer, but one mom is opening up about how there are so many things no one tells you about giving birth.Show More Summary
A baby girl recovering from heart surgery wouldn't stop crying, until her mom put on the Dallas Cowboys, her dad's beloved team.
"My husband decided once a month he will take our little girl out on a 'date' where she gets all dressed up and gets taken out for cake and ice cream," wrote Caitlin Fladager in a post to Facebook featuring photos of her daughter and husband, Noah, prepping for their first outting together. Show More Summary
Maksim Chmerkovskiy and his "Dancing With the Stars" co-star Peta Murgatroyd welcomed their son, Shai, on Jan. 4.
Kids and technology. It seems to be a love-hate relationship for parents. For me these days it's more of a hate relationship. Everywhere I go I am seeing more kids plugged into technology, glued to a screen, walking around like zombies. Show More Summary
I lived for the luxe locks I sported during and immediately after my pregnancies. I paraded around like a supermodel, tossing my hair from side to side as if everyone in the world were mesmerized by my thick, shiny strands that seemed to grow by the second. Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. Losing a child is one of the most devastating things that can happen to any parent. An Ohio couple, prepared to welcome boy-girl twins, learned early on that due to a heart complication, their son would most likely be stillborn. Show More Summary
Students at a Jacksonville, Florida high school protested on Monday demanding that their African American history course be taught year-round. Police were called to Terry Parker High School, according to First Coast News though theyShow More Summary
Since the middle of October, Maggie Ballard and her 6-year-old son Paxton have been offering “blessing” to strangers in need in the form of an enclosed structure in their yard full of free food and hygienic products. Ballard, who lives in Wichita, Kansas, got the idea for the “blessing box” after seeing a similar project on social media. Show More Summary
During their eight years in the White House, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have shared powerful words about citizenship, community, health, history, religion, relationships and so much more. But some of their best quotes have been about their most important job ? being parents to Malia and Sasha. Show More Summary
Hearing the phrase "sex talk" probably reminds you of the embarrassing conversation you had with your own parents about the birds and the bees when you were a teenager, but the truth of the matter is that we should be discussing sex with our kids from a much younger age. Show More Summary
A flat spot on a baby's head, called plagiocephaly, is a fairly common condition that develops when a baby spends too much time lying on their back and requires the use of a molded cranial helmet to round the head out. Although babies...Show More Summary
The U.S. Mint and Treasury announced that for the first time, Lady Liberty would be represented as a black woman on an official U.S. coin. For the First Time Ever, Lady Liberty is a Black Woman on a U.S. Coin is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Just watching Camila Alves describe the whirlwind of chaos that comes with getting three kids ages 8 and under - Levi, 8, Vida, 7, and Livingston, 4 - ready for school each morning is enough to leave you gasping for air. With her hands...Show More Summary
Last year, my husband overheard a friend excitedly telling me about her favorite slow cooker recipes, to which I replied, “I should try that.” In response, he bought me a Crock-Pot for the holidays, which he thought I would love. The...Show More Summary