Every year, the awards season manages to not only bring forth new trends, but also offer insight into the glamorous lives of the largest names in the industry. The 2014 Oscars Awards ceremony surely didn't disappoint. In fact, some of the best moments of the Oscars ceremony involved seeing our favorite Hollywood hunks trade in their arm candy for their number-one fans: their moms.
Some women won't let anything get in the way of Olympic glory, not even pregnancy. These ladies are so dedicated to their sports that they competed with babies on board. Check out our list of these tough women who love their sports and their families.
For many of us, 2014 has been in full swing an entire month. But for the Chinese, the festivities have only just begun! January 31, 2014 marks the start of the Chinese New Year and kicks off two weeks of celebrating, eating and spending time with family — making it the longest-lasting (and grandest) holiday in the culture.
As you go through the process of adopting a child, you will encounter a lot of misinformation and anti-adoption bias disguised as scientific fact. Popular notions about adoption can be hard to counter, because these myths have been so often repeated and seem to make good intuitive sense, but close examination of some popular myths reveals that the facts tell a different story. Here are 5 myths most people have heard: 1. Adopted Children Have More Psychological Problems
Grief is something we all experience in our lifetimes, just like our favorite characters in Downton Abbey. But if we focus on working through it instead of trying to "get over" it, and work on effective communication with the people in our life, we can find happiness again. Spoilers ahead!
The holiday season is filled with festive activities including attending parties, family and friends are coming over to your home for a holiday party and you want it to be special. There are some great ideas for adding extra spice to your party that will make it a more memorable experience. Make Customized Invitations
The holidays are a time of togetherness but, for those of us who have annoying relatives, that's not always a good thing.
The recent onslaught of school shootings have got this parenting and family expert thinking: how can we better interact with our teens and prevent future tragedies? Try these 16 ways to communicate love to your child and create a safe environment.
You might think that someone who goes "gift-free" at Christmas might have fallen on hard times. Or you might think this person might simply be a scrooge who has forgotten about the spirit of Christmas. But Heather Greenwood Davis, a Toronto, Canada writer and mom and her family are neither. Together with her husband and two children, she decided to skip the presents in favor of getting back to family—for the second year.
For families planning to hire help for older relatives, a lot of time, energy and stress can be saved by knowing the pros and cons of using an agency caregiver or caring senior service. Hiring a caregiver is usually decided by a family member or primary caregiver. First, a consultation with the patient’s physician will determine what type of care is needed. Next, a budget should be determined and the pros and cons weighed before making a choice of caregivers.
With 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' hitting theaters this week, we caught up with funnyman David Koechner to get a behind-the-scenes peek.
Okay, prepare the tissues. We've rounded up the top ten viral love stories of the year. These stories are the ones that tugged at our heartstrings and went wild on the internet. And for good reason! These stories set the internet on fire and nearly crashed our computers, all because they revolve around the most important emotion in the world: love.
Ruth consulted with me because she was confused about what to do regarding her mother, her brother and her son. From the time Ruth was born, she never felt like she belonged in her family. Her mother ignored Ruth, obviously preferring her brother, and consistently allowed her brother to beat up Ruth. Ruth had some connection with her father, but he was a weak man and never stood up for her or protected her.
When John Vigiano Sr. lost both of his boys (one a firefighter, and the other a police detective) on September 11th, 2001, there was one thing he was thankful for. Watch this incredible video, animated by StoryCorps, to find out what that was, and always remember to say "I love you."