10 Secrets of Home Cooks

Don't be intimidated: It’s all about baby steps. We talked to expert cooks-slash-schedule-jugglers to outline them.

New Poll Shows Parents Are Really Stressed… and Really Happy

Compared to adults without children, parents experience more smiles and laughter on a daily basis.


Girl meets boy. Boy already has kids. So then what? Sarah Humphreys shares her story of nebulous identity, awkward assimilation, and true love.

Chelsea Clinton Welcomes a Baby Girl—Here’s What “Charlotte” Means

What’s in a name? Here’s a look at the language, the popularity, and even the desserts that go with it.

10 Things Teens Really Need to Know Before They Leave Home

Life's "Common Core:" Ten requirements for teens that won’t get them into college but will make them better people.

Money Talks With Your Kids

How to handle tough questions from your kids.

6 Signs Your Child Is Too Competitive

Not sure if your son or daughter is taking that loss a little too seriously? Here are six signs your kid might be overly competitive.

Time-Saving Tips for Busy Parents

Smart strategies and clever shortcuts for when it seems like there aren’t enough hours in the day.

Fun Spring Activities Checklist

The weather is warming up and everything’s turning green. Shed your winter coat and get started on this list of fun ways to enjoy the spring season.

22 Fun Family Activities

Sure, some days may be long, but the years are short indeed. How many of these ideas can your family cross off the list? Get even more inspiration from these 11 Fun Family Activities.