Michelle Stein

Michelle is a millennial mom of three crazy kids, ages 6, 4 and 1. When she's not writing, running, eating donuts, or wrangling kids while drinking coffee, you can probably find her "sleeping." You know, that thing that vaguely resembles sleep when you've got a toddler's foot in your face? Yeah, that.

Queen Elizabeth Shows Support For Meghan Markle's Fire-Ravaged Home State

As the death toll rises and firefighters continue to fight the blazes in California, the Camp and Woolsey fires have now been burning for more than a week. The Camp Fire has officially become the most deadly and most destructive fire in the state's…
By Michelle Stein

Jessie J Says She *Will* Be A Mother After Revealing Her Infertility Diagnosis

Infertility is something that so many couples silently struggle with. While their friends might be starting families one by one, they're faced with dozens of negative pregnancy tests, frequent visits to fertility specialists, and often daily…
By Michelle Stein

Jessica Chastain Secretly Welcomed A Baby Girl Via Surrogate

It looks like congratulations are in order for one Oscar-nominated actress and her husband! Well, belated congratulations, I should say. Because apparently Jessica Chastain secretly welcomed a baby girl via surrogate. And her name is simply…
By Michelle Stein

Singer Kehlani Opens Up About The Disappointing Reactions To Her Pregnancy

Typically, when a grown woman reveals that she's pregnant, she's hoping for some sort of positive response. A simple, "OMG, congrats!" works well. But sometimes, there are people who don't seem to get it. Instead, they might follow up an…
By Michelle Stein

Celebs Are Pitching In During The Wildfires In California & It's So Inspiring

As wildfires continue to ravage the state of California, hundreds of thousands of residents have been displaced from their homes, whole towns have been leveled, and at least 42 people have been confirmed dead so far. Firefighters and first…
By Michelle Stein

Jennifer Garner's Advice For Talking To Kids About Wildfires Makes Total Sense

As wildfires continue to rage in northern and southern California, it can be difficult for parents to know how to navigate this sensitive topic with their kids. Really young children who haven't directly been displaced or affected by the deaths…
By Michelle Stein

Hallmark Channel's Thanksgiving Movies Lineup Is Sure To Give You All The Feels

Can you believe Thanksgiving is next week already? Next week, guys. I can hardly wait to stuff my pregnant belly full of turkey, stuffing, sweet potato casserole, and more. And of course, I'm also daydreaming about snuggling up on the couch with a…
By Michelle Stein

Tamera Mowry-Housley Honors Her Niece In A Touching Birthday Tribute To Her Son

During the early hours of Thursday, Nov. 8, a gunman opened fire inside Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. Twelve innocent lives were taken that night — including the life of Alaina Housley, 18, a freshman at Pepperdine University.…
By Michelle Stein

Harry Shum Jr. & Shelby Rabara Are Expecting Their First Baby

Is it just me, or does it seem like there's been yet another celebrity baby boom within the past few months or so? (There must be something in the water at these award shows... ) Because it looks like yet another famous face has made a social media…
By Michelle Stein

Stan Lee's Best Marvel Cameos Show The Comic Book Titan's Legacy Will Live On

On Monday, Nov. 12, the world lost a beloved Marvel Comics writer, editor, and publisher. Stan Lee died Monday at the age of 95. Marvel Comics fans know Lee as the person (or one of the people) behind characters such as Spider-Man, the X-Men, Black…
By Michelle Stein

Chip & Joanna Gaines Getting Their Own TV Network Has Fans Screaming With Delight

Chip and Joanna Gaines won the hearts of millions across the nation with their beloved HGTV series Fixer Upper. After five successful seasons, the dynamic duo proceeded to shatter everyone's hopes and dreams when they announced the show was ending…
By Michelle Stein

Adam Driver's Rumored Secret Child Is Really Nobody's Business Anyway

At this point, the trend of celebrities keeping their personal and professional lives separate isn't exactly a new phenomenon. Famous couples like Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard have refused to share photos of their two daughters — and so have Ryan…
By Michelle Stein

Brave Dad Calms 3-Year-Old Daughter While Driving Through California Wildfires

As you've probably heard by now, several wildfires in California are currently ravaging entire towns — and forcing hundreds of thousands residents to evacuate their homes. One of these blazes, dubbed the "Camp Fire," managed to destroy the entire…
By Michelle Stein

Kim Kardashian's Wildfire Evacuation Update Reminds Us What's Important

Hundreds of thousands of Southern California residents have been evacuated as the result of several wildfires that are still ravaging the state. Just a few cities among the affected areas so far include Malibu, Calabasas, and Thousand Oaks — which…
By Michelle Stein

America Ferrara Opens Up About Being A Mom & It's So Relatable

Based on personal experience, once someone becomes a parent, everything changes. Not only have your everyday routine and priorities been shifted significantly, but your entire outlook on life has been altered. Because suddenly, you're responsible…
By Michelle Stein

Obama's Response To The Midterms Leaves Us On An Encouraging Note To Keep Fighting

As midterm election results poured in, the world watched to see if that predicted "blue wave" showed up on Tuesday, Nov. 6. While the Democrats regained control of the House of Representatives for the first time in eight years, Republicans kept hold…
By Michelle Stein

How Trump Responded To The Midterm Election Results Shouldn't Surprise Anyone

On Tuesday Nov. 6, the world watched and waited to see how the 2018 midterm elections turned out. Considering everything that's gone down since Donald Trump was sworn in as President of the United States, a lot has been at stake with this particular…
By Michelle Stein

Who Controls The Senate Now? Races Were Extremely Close In Many States

With another Election Day behind us, votes are being counted and preliminary results have started rolling in. Although most results at this point aren't technically official (they aren't typically until the following day in many cases), voters…
By Michelle Stein

Ayanna Pressley Just Made History In Massachusetts

As polls officially close and preliminary results continue to roll in from across the nation, the world is watching and waiting to see how it all plays out following the 2018 midterm elections. Already, some races have been called because of the…
By Michelle Stein

Beyonce Just Endorsed Beto O’Rourke For Texas, But The Internet Is Divided Over It

As much as some politicians insist that celebrities should keep their noses out of politics altogether, it's incredibly clear that certain stars wield a significant amount of power. Example: Taylor Swift endorsed two Democrats in a recent Instagram…
By Michelle Stein