Family

How to Keep Finances Straight (Without Driving Each Other Crazy)

Sharing your space—whether it’s with a boyfriend, an aging parent, or a college-grad kid—brings with it a pile of money-related questions. How should finances be handled? Who pays what, and why? Follow these strategies for navigating three potentially fraught situations.

How Helicopter Parenting Affects College Students

Study finds students with overbearing mothers were more likely to be depressed and anxious.

The Internet Is Loving This Mom’s Hilarious Back-to-School Photo

It’s not the traditional picture of the kids on the first day of school.

As Kids Head Back to School, These Are Their Parents’ Biggest Worries

Bullying, online safety, and motor-vehicle crashes top the list of “big problems” for kids’ health, says a new survey of moms and dads.

5 A+ Back-to-School Organizers for Kids

Determined to stay organized and on track? Kick off the school year with these five smart items. 

How My Dying Father Saved My Daughter’s Life

Though I don’t believe in meant-to-be, I believe in this.

These Back-to-School Photos Will Make You Cry

This father-son duo has had the same routine for 17 years.