Get into the holiday spirit with these fun activities that are perfect for the entire family!
I grew up under this false illusion that all Jews were as laid back about being Jewish as my family is, only to later find out my family was the exception, not the rule. This fact was brought to light when I attended my first (I hesitate to say "real" in case my Grandma can read this from beyond the grave, but you get the idea) Passover with my then boyfriend.
These days, kids are spending more of their time glued to their iPad and computer screens than spending time with their family. How can we get our kids to put down the iPad and not make it an issue every single time? Parenting expert Tara Kennedy-Kline offers helpful parenting tips on how to get your children to unplug themselves from the world of technology.
In touching news out of China, one man has made incredible sacrifices to be a stellar father.
The actress recently opened up about her role in the upcoming film 'Maleficent.' Check out what she had to say about working with her adorable daughter, Vivienne!
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.