Mon Apr 24 2017

How To Help A Frustrated Toddler

When an adult is feeling discouraged, they have a number of ways to work through challenging situations. From finding support amongst friends and seeking counsel to taking time for self care and medit...
By Sarah Bunton

Serena Williams' Pregnancy Gives Me So Much Hope

When I was 25, I discovered I had fibroids, or non-cancerous growths on my uterus. One of the fibroids, a baseball-sized tumor that split my uterus in half, had to be removed. A month later, I had a m...
By Evette Dionne

7 Subtle, Early Signs Of Preeclampsia

If I had a dollar for everything I worried about while I was pregnant, I probably wouldn't consider vegan cookie butter a luxury item. It's almost a pregnancy rite of passage to search online for myst...
By Sarah Bunton

8 Signs You Have A Legit Depressive Disorder

When struggling with a mental disorder, like depression or anxiety, it's frustrating when people tell you to "get over it," "calm down," or "stop being dramatic." Unfortunately, that's become a common...
By Tessa Shull

These Frito-Lay Chips Were Recalled

It's time to check your snack cupboards, because Frito-Lay issued a voluntary recall Friday over possible salmonella contamination in certain chip seasonings. Which Frito-Lay chips were recalled? It's...
By Alana Romain

8 FB Posts Every Woman Who's TTC Hates Reading

For the past five years, my husband and I have been trying to conceive and, at times, Facebook has been my worst enemy. You just never know when you're going to open that little blue-and-white app and...
By Emily Westbrooks

7 Creepy Things Every 3-Year-Old Does

In my opinion, 3 is a wonderful age. You're finally out of that babyish toddler phase and entering "big kid" zone. However, with all the really cool new things a 3 year old can do, there are also quit...
By Alexis Barad-Cutler

9 Early Signs Your Child Could Be A Bully

It's hard to picture your child as the aggressor in an bullying situation. But, as hard a pill as it is to swallow, noticing that your child has certain behaviors should send up some red flags. It pos...
By Autumn Jones

13 Signs You're Having An Emotional Affair

When you've been with your significant other for a while, it's natural to feel like things have plateaued. And if you're not dedicated and focused to getting things back on track, you may try to ease ...
By Ni'Kesia Pannell

Read Meryl Streep's Perfect Ode To Viola Davis

For the better part of a decade, acting powerhouses Viola Davis and Meryl Streep have been building a beautiful, supportive friendship. The legendary actors often give each other public accolades for ...
By Tiffany Thomas

What My Rainbow Baby Taught Me About Hope

When I turned 18, I ran away from my family as fast as I could. I was the first in my family to go to college, and the minute I graduated, I ran from the country. I went abroad for a few years, trying...
By Kelly Green

How I Ate In My Second Pregnancy Vs. My First

The recommendations for what a pregnant woman can and cannot eat are overwhelming and intimidating. When a woman is first pregnant, she's inundated with information like, "Don't do that. Don't eat thi...
By Dina Leygerman

Alexis Ohanian Announces Serena Williams' Pregnancy

The powerhouse tennis champion Serena Williams, who is widely lauded as one of the best athletes of all time, confirmed the exciting news that she's expecting last week. Still, her fiancé Alexis Ohani...
By Andrea Frazier

7 Subtle Signs Of Prenatal Depression

Recently, more and more women have opened up about their experiences with postpartum depression. Hearing that other women are dealing with the condition can undoubtedly help struggling new mamas feel ...
By Lauren Schumacker

12 Crazy Things I Did In My New-Mom Haze

Your first few weeks as a new mom feel like they go way too fast and like they will go on forever, simultaneously. For me this time is bittersweet, filled with warm baby snuggles, intense worry and se...
By Steph Montgomery

11 Moments During Pregnancy When Your Partner Needs To Back Off

While I tried to keep my partners in the loop about what was happening with me, my health, and our baby's health during pregnancy — and most of the time I really did want them to be there with me for ...
By Steph Montgomery

11 Things New Parents Do After The Baby Is Asleep

As a new parent, time is not on your side. You wake up to a crying baby, care for their needs, and spend the remainder of your day snuggling your baby, stroking their chubby cheeks and soft arms. Rins...
By Priscilla Blossom

What Is Alexis Ohanian's Net Worth?

After 24 hours of speculation, it's official: tennis legend Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian are expecting their first child together, a spokesperson confirmed on Wednesday. After ...
By Keiko Zoll

How To Help A Frustrated Toddler

When an adult is feeling discouraged, they have a number of ways to work through challenging situations. From finding support amongst friends and seeking counsel to taking time for self care and medit...
By Sarah Bunton

Will Serena Williams Keep Competing?

The internet promptly lost it when tennis star Serena Williams posted — and then quickly deleted — a photo of herself on Snapchat Wednesday that suggested she was 20 weeks pregnant. Her rep later conf...
By Alana Romain

Maks Is Making His Comeback On 'DWTS'

Being given the chance to stand in for one of the pros on Dancing With the Stars is like being treated to the cool kids’ table at lunch, only to have to give up the seat once Regina George gets back. ...
By Chrissy Bobic

Is Spotting Normal When Breastfeeding?

For breastfeeding moms, getting your period back is an unpredictable event. Many breastfeeding women are completely period-free for the first six months of their baby's lives, while others are surpris...
By Olivia Youngs

Serena Williams' Pregnancy Gives Me So Much Hope

When I was 25, I discovered I had fibroids, or non-cancerous growths on my uterus. One of the fibroids, a baseball-sized tumor that split my uterus in half, had to be removed. A month later, I had a m...
By Evette Dionne

Peggy Whitson Is An Inspiration To Girls Everywhere

All the little girls out there who dream of flying through space one day have a new hero they can look up to — record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson. She made the news Monday because she set a recor...
By Laura Hankin

Surprise! Kel Mitchell & Asia Lee Reveal Their Baby's Sex

Attention, all Good Burger fans! Kel Mitchell and Asia Lee are having a baby, as you may know by now. And once again, fans have another reason to throw a Good Burger-themed celebration for the happy c...
By Laura Hankin

Why Is Mother's Day On A Sunday?

Mother's Day — the one day of the year that's supposed to be all about the family's matriarch. Though the holiday's history has been well documented, it still raises a number of questions. One of the ...
By Leah Carton

0 Reasons People Need To Stop Romanticizing Pregnancy 

Gorgeous, ethereal maternity photo shoots depicting pregnancy as the most beautiful experience one can ever live through are everywhere. A mother-to-be stands atop a grassy knoll, adorned in a translu...
By Dina Leygerman

8 Tough Decisions All SAH Moms Make

I have the unique position that I have perspective as a stay-at-home mom as well as a working mom. I stayed at home with my daughter and a handful of foster babies for the first 15 months of my daught...
By Emily Westbrooks

Patton Oswalt Writes Post 1 Year After His Wife's Death

Patton Oswalt has enjoyed impressive career success as an actor and an Emmy and Grammy award-winning stand-up comedian, with a legion of devoted fans. But the 48-year-old was dealt a devastating blow ...
By Alana Romain

What My Rainbow Baby Taught Me About Hope

When I turned 18, I ran away from my family as fast as I could. I was the first in my family to go to college, and the minute I graduated, I ran from the country. I went abroad for a few years, trying...
By Kelly Green

7 Subtle, Early Signs Of Preeclampsia

If I had a dollar for everything I worried about while I was pregnant, I probably wouldn't consider vegan cookie butter a luxury item. It's almost a pregnancy rite of passage to search online for myst...
By Sarah Bunton