Breaking News

Real Life

The Internet was supposed to save dating. Instead, it’s ruining it.

November 8, 2018

Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images. Is Ghosting The New Normal? It was our second “first date.” Two and a half years ago, Steve hit me up on OK Cupid. Not my usual type––he had very long wavy hair, close-shaved beard and mustache, and tats, seemingly everywhere. Substantially younger than me, he looked older, almost […]

Read More

This viral video is the universal dose of baby joy magic we all need right now.

November 7, 2018

There’s nothing like an adorable baby to make us forget all our woes—even just momentarily. It’s a simple video—just a mom and a baby sitting at a table having a chat about dinner. The mom is speaking to her daughter, Angelina, in Spanish (an Argentinian dialect, according to my South American friends), and Angelina responds […]

Read More

Grab a tissue, then read the ‘You are enough’ letters a mom and daughter wrote each other.

October 26, 2018

If you’re a mom with a daughter, these video letters will hit you right in the feels. I have two teen girls, so I’ve seen my fair share of sweet mother-daughter moments. But this pair of videos produced by Deva Dalporto of the MyLifeSuckers touch on a topic we can all relate to, and convey […]

Read More

This viral cartoon about a dad’s ‘useless nipples’ has struck a chord with nursing moms.

October 18, 2018

This mom’s visual aid for her husband explaining why she’s cranky in the morning is hilarious and true. Breastfeeding mom Mattea Goff wanted to show her husband why she’s “not in the best of moods first thing in the morning,” so she drew a series of cartoons to show him what’s happening through the night […]

Read More

24 menincluding a copwere arrested for luring kids for sex using online games.

October 18, 2018

As if parents needed another reason to fret about their kids’ Fortnite obsession, let’s add child predators to the list. New Jersey authorities have announced the outcome of their statewide undercover sting “Operation Open House,” and it should put all parents on watch. A police sergeant, a firefighter, a nurse, and a convicted sex offender […]

Read More

This stay-at-home mom’s post about ‘not working’ has been shared over 400,000 times.

October 9, 2018

The number of stay-at-home moms is on the rise in America. From 1967 to 1999, the country saw a gradual decline in moms who stay home, but over the past nine years, the trend has reversed. A Redbook study found that 90 percent of stay-at-home moms are happy with their domestic career, but that doesn’t […]

Read More

This viral post of women getting honest about how they judge each other is a must read.

October 8, 2018

Most of us, if we live long enough, learn the truth in the saying, “Don’t judge someone until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” A Reddit user asked, “What was a decision or choice you judged/didn’t understand until you went through it yourself?” and people had a heyday responding. From getting divorced, to being […]

Read More

‘Modern-day Noah going viral after risking his life to save over 60 animals from Hurricane Florence.

September 23, 2018

It’s an unfortunate reality that pets are often that last concerns people have when a disaster hits. Hurricane evacuations often result in animal shelters filling up at a time when they are most vulnerable to flooding. Overcrowding can force shelters to euthanize many of the abandoned or lost pets. Tony Alsup, a 51-year-old trucker from […]

Read More

Mom rips into husbands who expect their wives to do housework in crazy viral Facebook post.

September 11, 2018

It’s 2018, and as a civilization, we’ve come a long way. No, there are no flying cars (yet), but we all carry tiny supercomputers in our pockets, can own drones, and can argue with strangers from all around the world as long as they have internet access. And yet women are still having to ask […]

Read More

After an elderly man rescued a drowning 8-year-old, he realized something incredible.

August 24, 2018

There’s a family in Jiangsu province, China that owes its compete existence to an 80-year-old-man named Xu Weifang. An eight-year-old boy was playing with his grandmother beside the river near Xu’s home. The boy accidentally slipped and fell into the water and didn’t know how to swim. Xu and his wife heard the boy’s screams, […]

Read More