For some, having college kids come home for the holidays is as joyous as seen one of those old holiday movies, with festive gatherings and delicious food.
Bounce houses, bouncy castles and other inflatables are incredibly popular, but safety's an issue. Lots of kids bounce themselves into the Emergency Room.
Looking for a last-minute getaway with the kids before back to school? A spontaneous summer vacation can be fun for everyone -- and a great investment in your family.
Mom and mama are common nicknames for mothers - but when it comes to grandmothers, you might need ideas. Here are 75 nicknames for a grandmother!
Mom and mama are common nicknames for fathers - but when it comes to grandfathers, you might need ideas. Here are 75 nicknames for a grandfather!
Couples who perceive a drop in happiness in the first year after they became parents have a lower probability of having a second child.
For those who believe birth order influences traits like personality and intelligence, a study of 377,000 high school students offers some good news.
It's hard enough to get kids to listen. So how can parents cut through the electronic clutter so texts and emails to teens get through?
More than half of moms and one-third of dads discuss parenting on social media - and three-quarters of parents know someone guilty of 'oversharenting.'
Best friends are rare, and they're important... and they seem to be becoming a rare breed, indeed.
Researchers looked at different types of video games for kids and the amount of time spent playing, and this is what they found.
From Contingency Operating Base Speicher in north-central Iraq, Lt. Col. James Baker watched as his wife Amanda gave birth to their son, Jesse James Baker, in a hospital room in Orlando, Florida. All it took w... Read more...
It may seem counter-intuitive until you think about it: How involved dad is with his baby depends on mom.
A study shows that girls in single-sex schools more often feel more pressure to conform to gender roles than girls in mixed-sex schools.
How do you go about building a foundation of love - and how do you get this message through to your children? Get some parenting tips here!
What can be built from strong bonds to parents? A child who is likely to be a positive, responsive, and able to adapt to difficult peers.
A new study sheds light on what happens to 'cool' kids when they grow up
In my house, we have a regular Family Day, so here are my ideas for 99 cheap ways to have family fun!
What are all the funny places kids fall asleep? Children can nod off randomly wherever they happen to be, as these two dozen photos prove!
When a teen has an argument with dad, the response he or she receives is linked to better well-being and a healthier father-child relationship.
When a teen has an argument with their father, who do they seek out to talk about such family quarrels? Do they turn to mom or dad?
Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first ultra-accessible theme park, began with a desire to re-imagine the possibilities of what an inclusive park could be.
Fatherhood: It’s a lot to learn, a lot to tackle at once. And so I've boiled all of this down to one daily practice - one secret to being a great dad.
If you’re a hyperparent, you might not even know it. But if you are, you might want to learn to relax with your kids - for their sake, and yours.