Here's reason No. 1 as to why parents should want their kids to play for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo. Many coaches will make a point to get the seniors out of the game for one final ovation at their last home game. That usually happens...Show More Summary
Here’s more dirt to shovel on the grave of Dominick’s Finer Foods. [ more › ]
For decades, pro-choice lobbyists have fought any legislation that puts parents between minors and the so-called reproductive healthcare services sold by chains like Planned Parenthood. One argument was that parental notification laws...Show More Summary
Sureme was raised Islamic and confused about his sexuality. But with the help of his supportive parents and his own personal acceptance, Sureme was able to have experiences beyond his wildest dreams. Featured Image: read more
I had a rather remarkable night here in the City of Angels. Better said, I saw a documentary about one guy's remarkable journey to find his birth parents. Notice I didn't say real parents. And neither did Dan Mathews during the exclusive screening of his documentary, AKA Dan, at YouTubeLA's studios. Show More Summary
As a "mindful parenting" blogger, I have written many times about the value of mantras -- centering phrases, like "Let it be" or "It is what it is" -- to sustain us through parenting's challenges. Mantras remind us to breathe and not let our frustration take over. Show More Summary
You've got to love the advice of new parents. Maybe it's the sleep deprivation or the pure joy that comes with having a brand new little one, but they just know how to say it like it is.For example, the advice of Jan and Mike Curtis, who had Reese Michaela Curtis on Feb. Show More Summary
There are two types of procrastination, passive and active. The first is the type our superegos, parents, and significant others are always warning us against: Getting stuck in uncertainty and failing to act quickly. But sometimes, unknown to our internal and external critics, we engage in actively
I have a teenager. If he asked me if he could have a booze party I would laugh in his face and when I was done laughing in his face I would drink all the booze. I do sort of find it hard to believe the Inglesino's supplied young teenagers...Show More Summary
Today's lesson: Don't assume internet trolls are just jobless slackers who live in their parent's basement and never see the light of day. They are also fathers with respectable jobs of stature. Meet Michael Maggio, a 52-year-old father of five and Arkansas circuit judge who was campaigning for a seat on the Arkansas Court of Appeals. Show More Summary
Parents who want to sharpen their 2 to 5 year old child's reasoning skills and awaken their intelligence in an amazing exploratory and evolving digital playground, can now download the new app Busy Shapes - selected as a worldwide App Store Editor's Choice - from the globally-renowned educational development app company Seven Academy. 1
This daycare has this policy for a reason. I think it's pathetic that this parent took this story to the media to say "look how my poor two-year-old was punished!" That is so dumb. She wasn't punished, you were. She's two. She felt ostracized...Show More Summary
William Pickett Jr. "hollered" desperately in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday morning as he watched the building where his parents and two brothers lived and kept church services burned down in flames while they were all trapped inside.
It’s about a sad little boy who didn’t want a school lunch. He wanted his lunch in a brown paper bag just like all the other boys and girls who got that brown paper bag of love from their parents. “The left is making a big mistake here. What they’re offering people is a full […]
What does a parent — who happens to be a mental health reporter — do when she's concerned about her son? Dives headfirst into the D.S.M., of course. He could have Social Anxiety Disorder. Or maybe Social Phobia. Perhaps Generalized Anxiety Disorder? Or he could just be shy.
The SAT is a huge revenue source for its parent nonprofit. It was reformed to try to keep it that way.
In a brave move last week teachers at Saucedo Scholastic Academy, a neighborhood school in Little Village, decided that they would protest administering the Illinois Standard Achievement Tests (ISAT). These teachers took a step in what may be a...
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Pop star and person with a tongue Miley Cyrus, running out of ways to scandalize boring parents, tweeted out a couple of photos of her newest toy this week. It's a dildo the size and shape of a human hand. Read more...
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