If you want your kids to talk to you, don’t ask them questions.
Alarming new reports that should concern every parent link heavy smartphone use by children to an increased rate of social isolation, depression, suicidal thoughts and even suicide.
It’s a terrible fear among new parents: you put your healthy baby down to sleep, but your baby never wakes. Unfortunately, that nightmare is a reality for too many families across the U.S.
A lot of young couples have no idea what a gift they have in each other.
The most wonderful time of the year is not without its headaches and stressors.
When it comes to the economy and personal finances, Americans are feeling quite upbeat these days.
This is the time of year when many college students return home to see family and friends, and to face nosy but well-meaning questions about school. Just as everyone at the holiday table will press them for information, students will be trying to assert some independence.
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, everywhere we go, from the sight of inflatable reindeer on the neighbor’s lawn to the thought of Cousin Eddie in a dickey, drinking egg nog and talking politics at Christmas dinner.
Make this year unforgettable with these three tips for a picture-perfect shot that captures your family’s festive spirit.
The mere concept of a family tradition prompts a warm and fuzzy feeling, which makes it a perfect plan to execute during the winter holidays. Here are 12 traditions that hone in on togetherness and the magic of the season.
Jack Phillips seeks merely to live his life and operate his business consistently with the values that he holds dear.
I've never been more proud of having made my family, my relationships, the focus of my life instead of my career.
The continuing protests by multimillionaire NFL players who refuse to stand for our national anthem – disrespecting our flag and the brave patriots in our armed forces – are setting a terrible example for America’s children as Thanksgiving approaches.
In Richard Kirshenbaum’s book about Manhattan’s uber-wealthy, “Isn’t That Rich?,” a father sighs: “I wish I had my son’s childhood, and I wish he had mine.”
The new reality of many women outpacing men educationally and sometimes financially has serious implications for marriage.
When I was only 5-years-old, our family hit hard times and we didn’t even have money for groceries.
My baby laid there in my arms blinking, breathing, oblivious to the magnitude of the words I was saying.
Ten months ago, my husband and I filed a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a Minnesota law that would require our small business to celebrate same-sex marriages if we enter into the marriage industry at all.
Here's something that may have escaped your attention while you’ve been busy digging a backyard bomb shelter or getting up to speed on which starlets haven’t been groped by Harvey Weinstein.
Encourage your kids to exercise their imagination and creativity with these Halloween-themed crafts that everyone can participate in.
In their years on HGTV’s show, Fixer Upper, hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines achieved far more than merely getting Americans to embrace open floor plans and shiplap; they made marriage look fun again.
I will never forget the look on the doctor’s face, her facial expression gave it all away.
Same-sex couples in Tennessee have the same rights as heterosexual couples who have children born through artificial insemination, a judge ruled.
Fifty years after Mildred and Richard Loving's landmark legal challenge shattered the laws against interracial marriage in the U.S., some couples of different races still talk of facing discrimination, disapproval and sometimes outright hostility from their fellow Americans.
At just 12 years old, Richard Bautista was shot in the head.
A Pennsylvania family thought building a hockey rink in the backyard was the solution for keeping the kids active during the winter -- until town officials told them to tear it down.
Get it done now, or you may end up scrambling for vital documents at the worst possible time
It was an emotional Valentine’s Day reunion for a Chicago area mother who had been estranged from her father for 25 years.
And why -- after all the plusses and minuses of being so similar -- we should be grateful.
Secrets to a successful union may not be what you expected.
Kids may feel less satisfied with their lives after spending just an hour a day on social media, according to a study published by the IZA Institute of Labor Economics in Germany.
So your child longs for the stage -- here's how to introduce practical thinking into the plan.
Six steps for transitioning from one church to another -- and making sure it's right for you.
Expert Rachel Cruze shares the way to a better bottom line.
In this New Year, police plead with parents to take specific actions at home.
He organized a "sleep out" which raised over $200,000 in one night.
This New Year, you don't need too wait to connect with those who matter most.
This holiday season, here are a few pointers for keeping the peace with your family and enjoying a successful season of Christmas.
Welcome to Christmas in the City, a family-led, 100-percent volunteer nonprofit that's been putting on a Christmas party like no other since 1989.
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