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17 Really Funny Tweets That Prove Husbands Of Pregnant Women Are Total Saints

"My wife just threatened me with her hormones."

30 excuses stopping you from living your best life (and 30 solutions to overcome them)

“I attribute my success to this: — I never gave or took an excuse.” — Florence Nightingale<p>Studies show that failure is among the most common reasons …

Motivation

Here's Why You May Want To Seriously Consider Delaying Your Baby's First Bath

Our local hospital is "baby friendly", meaning the birthing ward adheres to certain standards that best promote a breastfeeding relationship between …

The lie pictures tell: an ex-model on the truth behind her perfect photos

I sit in child’s pose on the carpet, my back inches away from the heater in the wall, cradling images of the girl I used to be. I cup her many faces in my hands, like water droplets threatening to spill through laced fingers.<p>In each picture, I am the result of another person, their needs, opinions, …

How the Body Makes Breast Milk

Human breast milk is an amazing fluid. It’s nutritious, comforting, and helps protect newborns and infants from infection and disease. It changes …

If You Had a C-Section or Induction, Your Child May Experience Health Issues Later in Life, Study Finds

Worldwide, the number of spontaneous vaginal births has decreased, and more babies have entered the world after mom was induced, or via C-section — emergency or planned — which researchers have found may affect the child's long-term health. In a study carried out by an international research team, …

Why We Need To Talk About The Menopause

70% of women do not make their employer aware they are experiencing symptoms, despite 41% saying it affects their job<p>Christine Kingsley …

Babies can logically reason even before they can talk

Jean Piaget was wrong<p>One-year-old babies may not be able to speak, but they are able to think logically, according to new research that shows the earliest known foundation of our ability to reason.<p>Legendary psychologist Jean Piaget believed that we didn’t have logical reasoning abilities until we …

Kate Middleton’s Diet Is Actually Kind of Surprising

The royal's go-to diet is one of our nutritionist's top diets of 2018.<p>When you think of eating as a British royal, you might imagine dinner at …

17 Maximalist Rooms For Anyone Who Never Got Into The Whole Minimalism Thing

Because more is more.

Neuroscientists Figured Out What Unconsciousness Looks Like in the Brain

Just because it's unconscious doesn't mean it's not on.<p>The human brain is the only reason our species has survived on this planet for so long, but …

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

A Couple Convert An Old School Bus Into A Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>When Gabriel and Debbie Mayes decided to embrace the tiny house movement, they knew the transition would be anything but easy. For starters, they—along …

Small Spaces

You need to annually check these 11 things around the house!

Regular home maintenance is something none of us can shy away from. Be it monthly, quarterly, bi-annually, seasonally or annually, most of the …

3 Reasons This Country's Homes Are So Devastatingly Dreamy

Some of the most beautiful homes I saw this year were from The Netherlands. From houses in Amsterdam's bustling urban center to organic modern homes …

Home Decorating

Eczema: A Doctor's Guide to Dealing With This Skin Condition

One of the most common skin conditions I see in GP practice is eczema. I am passionate about everything skin-related, from skin health problems to …

A lot of our ideas about bilingual children are total myths

“What’s that music?” my three-year-old asked as we listened to a song in a foreign language last December.<p>Could my toddler be showing an interest in her Russian heritage? Maybe this would be a chance to tell her about the revered winter holidays of my childhood in St. Petersburg, Russia—calling up …

Language Learning

7 old-fashioned manners today's parents should still teach their kids

But sometimes life gets in the way, and you're just too busy or exhausted to remind little Johnny to chew his hamburger with his mouth <i>closed</i>, for goodness sake.<p>"Everybody's so stressed out today," said Barbara Pachter, a business-etiquette expert and the author of "The Communication Clinic." "If …

Kids

10 Bunless BBQ Bowl Recipes to Lighten Up Your Summer Meals

Trying to eat mostly low-carb recipes, but don’t want to miss out on fun summer events like grill-outs and barbecues? No problem! When it comes to summer fare, arguably the most problematic food you’ll encounter when trying to eat Paleo is the ubiquitous bun. <i>Buns. Are. Everywhere.</i> But lucky for …

Ultimate Triple Chocolate Layer Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Prepare three 6" or two 8" round cake pans by spraying with baking spray, dust with cocoa powder and …

I Used Baby Beauty Products For 30 Days — & This Is What Happened

Newborns have a few things going for them: They can poop, cry, and scream and <i>still</i> be oohed and ahhed over. Their heads always smell really …

It's Almost Summer Time And These Five Recipes For The Grill Are Perfect

Is there anything better than a summer BBQ?

12 IKEA Hacks to Keep Your Houseplants Happy

If you want to introduce more greenery into your home (while keeping more green in your wallet), IKEA once again comes to the rescue. By embellishing …

Houseplants

Pediatrician On Reading: 'If We Wait Until Kids Are In School, It’s Too Late'

Pediatrician explains that reading to your infant is vital to their development<p>Reading is one of the building blocks of education, and most parents …

25 trips every family should take in their lifetime

Traveling with your family can be tough — there are many different personalities to accommodate, and many different predilections to please.<p>Children's tastes also develop quickly, so a vacation your kid would have loved at eight could be hated by the time they're 12. Luckily, no matter what stage …

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

5 Meals Made Easy with Grocery Shortcuts

After years of meal planning for my family, I've finally realized what makes the plan work each and every week: embracing the grocery store dinner. …

Healthy Eating

11 Vibrant Recipes To Ring In Spring

At last, spring has sprung! Birds, buds, butterflies — and, most importantly, a new slew of fresh seasonal produce: crisp asparagus, bright berries, sweet peas, fresh mint, and more. From Strawberries & Oranges in Citrus Syrup to Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, these recipes are a delicious …

Food

11 cool online stores for home decor and high design

Don't spend it all in one place<p>In the age of Amazon, shopping for great design online has never been easier. Here, we've rounded up a handful of our favorite sites offering something special when it comes to home decor and design. From handcrafted artisanal chairs to sleek ceramic objects 3D …

These 10 Treatments Will Make Your Bikini Line Super Smooth

Short shorts and bathing suits are staples of a Summer wardrobe — which means that we need to up our bikini-line grooming game. We have no hesitations about letting this area run untamed during the Winter season, but now, just having one stray hair out of place can cause unnecessary stress. In …