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How Parent Shaming Has Changed the Way Parents Are Raising Kids (and It's Not for the Better) | Inc.com

At first glance, you might assume social media could have a positive impact on parenting. After all, what better way for the whole village to come together to raise mentally strong kids, right?<p>Unfortunately, that isn't usually what happens. Instead, today's world is filled with people who are happy …

Having Kids Affects How Much Women Sleep, But Not Men

From late nights spent with a screaming baby to lost sleep over a teenager’s seemingly erratic behavior, having kids can drastically cut into the …

This app tells inconsiderate commuters to stand up for pregnant women

When you use public transport, it’s basic courtesy to offer your seat to someone who may need it more than you do. If you see an elderly, disabled, or pregnant person standing, you should get up and tell them to take your spot.<p>And yet, it’s the latter category who are often left standing. According …

This Mom Was Scolded by Her Daughter's Teacher Over What She Packed for Lunch

A mom of a 3-year-old receieved a scolding note for packing a slice of birthday cake in her daughter's lunch.<p>When I was growing up, the kids whose parents packed Twinkies and Ring Dings and homemade cupcakes in their school lunches were some of the most popular kids in school. EVERYONE wanted to …

Give The Baby What They Want Already, So You Can Save Your Sanity And Stop The Crying

I went to visit a friend after she had a baby. As I tiptoed into her room holding flowers, a bag of trail mix, and trashy magazines, her pediatrician …

Enough to drive you crazy! Motorist gets $128 ticket for leaving his car running to warm up on his OWN driveway on a freezing winter morning

• <b>Taylor Trupiano, of Roseville, left his car running with keys in the ignition to let it warm up on his own driveway</b>• <b><br>He says he only left it for 7-8</b> …

It’s time for employers to start letting parents bring kids to work

Women in the US are used to inflexible work policies that force them to make trade-offs between their families and their careers. But 31-year-old writer Britni de la Cretaz didn’t expect to run into that dilemma at a women’s conference.<p>De la Cretaz had been accepted to speak this fall at BinderCon, …

Chilling Video of Dresser Tip-Over Illustrates Dangers of Unanchored Furniture

A home video in which twin toddlers tip over a dresser, temporarily trapping one underneath, illustrates the dangers of furniture tip-overs. (The …

One Father's Issue With Peach Getting Kidnapped In Super Mario Run

<i>Super Mario Run</i>, Nintendo’s first mobile game, follows the standard Mario formula: Princess Peach gets kidnapped right away, and it’s up to Mario to …

I Tell My Kid Santa Is a Lie and You Should Too

I have never believed in Santa, because my parents never told me he was real. It's a fine way to go through life.<p>On December 23, 1951, the day before Christmas Eve, the Catholic diocese of the French city of Dijon held a big rally to which they brought the children of the diocese's Catholic schools …

Merry Christmas vs. Happy Holidays, Round 2,016

The perennial debate gets a new coat of cheer from Donald Trump.<p>The ruckus around whether to say “Merry Christmas” or “Happy holidays” usually starts at the end of Thanksgiving, as retailers take down the turkeys with pilgrim hats and hang wreaths instead. Most of the time, it’s confined to the …

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How John Glenn Thwarted Female Astronauts And Why It Still Matters For Minorities And Women In Tech

A scant five months after making history as the first American to orbit planet Earth, John Glenn testified before a congressional subcommittee, making a case against including women astronauts in the US space program .<p>With the possible exception of President John F. Kennedy, no American was more …

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Dr. Alan Greene on Weaning from the Family Bed

Ease a reluctant child out of your bed and into her own.<p>Question<p><b>My 4-year-old refuses to sleep in her own bed. In fact, she won't sleep anywhere unless she sleeps with us. We have tried everything and we are desperate. What do we do now?</b><p>Answer<p>Many families throughout history have chosen a family …

The Key Sign That Could Mean Your Preschooler Is Depressed

New research looks at how young kids at risk for depression react to rewards.<p>Believe it or not, kids as young as 3 can show signs of depression.<p>A new study out of the Washington University School of Medicine, and published in the <i>ournal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry,</i> finds …

Why I’m opting out of the Santa myth with my 2-year-old

I couldn’t sleep. I tossed and turned, agonizing over what seemed to be a huge and intractable decision. The stakes were high, and I didn’t know what to do.<p>The question: to Santa or not to Santa. My daughter turned 2 in October, and I knew the subsequent Christmas would form the foundation for our …

Dungeons & Dragons’ Gradual Shift Away From Monster Boobs

<i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> has historically used attractive monsters, and especially of the female persuasion, to appeal to potential players. Busty demons …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This year’s box office so far has been a story of one completely dominant movie, “Black Panther,” highlighting a potentially troubling trend for …