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Toddlers with iPads

My kids are 2 and 3 years old. Heading out with them is usually a fun adventure. They’re used to visiting malls, restaurants, and going on road trips since my husband and I have traveled almost nonstop since they were born. But they’re toddlers and toddlers have their moments…. More

Rapper T.I States: If Trayvon Were My Son, Zimmerman Would Be Dead

T.I.'s hot temper recently took center stage again, but this time in response to a big social issue. The father, rapper and reality star was responding to the George Zimmerman trial: In a radio interview, ... More

New Law: Mississippi Will Force Teen Moms to Submit Cord Blood for DNA Testing

Mississippi has one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the country, and it’s hoped that a new law will help get to the bottom of things. Now, if a girl under age 16 gives birth, doctors will be required to collect cord blood for DNA testing…. More

How I Conquered Postpartum Depression

But, I think my postpartum depression started way before I began having children. It began when I was a little girl…. More

12-Year-Old Sticks Up a Lemonade Stand with a BB Gun

his kiddie crime out of western Pennsylvania really puts the kid in stick-up kid. A 12-year-old boy, whose name is being withheld because of his age, used a BB gun to rob a 10-year-old at his neighborhood lemonade stand…. More

Why You Shouldn’t Tell Your Kids “Stop Crying”

Growing up, my parents often responded to my tears or frustration by saying something along the lines of “You better stop crying or I’ll give you something to cry about.”… More

Sick: Weed Farmers Confess to Keeping 15-Year-Old Girl in a Box

This week, the horrifying story of one California girl made national headlines. When the federal government raided a weed farm, they found a 15-year-old girl who'd been held captive and forced to work on the ... More

Two Grade School Girls Are Getting Ready to Fix Your Life

Ah, from the mouth of babes. Two very wise little girls, Isabelle Busath, age 10 and her cousin Isabella Thordsen, age 8, are going to be doling out advice in a new book. … More

What’s Post-Baby Sex Like…for Dad?

New research from the University of Michigan found that dads have it rough in the bedroom after baby, too, says the Huffington Post… More

Top Back-to-School Fall 2013 Denim Trends

Yup! It’s that time of year again and we want to make sure that the inevitable tug-of-war that you will have with your teens and tweens will go a lot smoother, once they realize that Mom knows what’s up in terms of fashionable trends. This year’s crop of denim looks ranges from ombre shading to animal print. Click on through!… More