Posts tagged "brothers"

5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned From My Little Brother

This past week, my youngest brother came to visit me. His real name is Cuyler, but everyone calls him Bob (for some reason, no one in my family goes by…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 10, 2013 - 9:00 am

Is Having A Sister Better Than Having A Brother?

It strikes me as interesting that a short but sweet essay on the benefits of having a sister, called “Why Sisterly Chats Make People Happier,” has been one of the…

Joanne Hinkel | November 3, 2010 - 11:20 am

Stupid Study Says Guys With Lots Of Sisters Aren’t Sexy!

In a dream world, where my uterus wasn’t running out of time, childbirth was painless, and kids behaved like angels, I would have four kids: three girls, one boy. Unfortunately,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 25, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Mind Of Man: What My Sister Taught Me

My big sister’s favorite game to play with me as a child was a simple one that I’ll just call “Lure John into the dark basement, then race up the…

John DeVore | October 6, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Trailer Park: “Everybody’s Fine,” “Brothers,” “Up In The Air”

You’ve survived Black Friday and the post-Thanksgiving work week, but there’s more shopping to do and, because we live in America, we’re lucky that many malls contain this magical relaxation…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 4, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Did You Have More Chores Than Your Brothers?

Cue a sarcastic “We’ve come along way, baby!” joke: A recent study by the children’s magazine Highlights found girls are assigned more chores at home than boys. The survey polled…

Jessica Wakeman | October 28, 2009 - 1:50 pm

The Frisky Gift Guide: For Brothers And Boyfriends

You probably have lots of men in your life, even if you’re boyfriend-less. So, if you have a brother, or a boy friend (I have started referring to my male…

Catherine Strawn | November 26, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Slideshow: The Studs Symphonies Are Made Of

When we picked up Playboy, (hey, we read it for the articles!) we were pleasantly surprised by Too Hot To Handel- a piece on the lovely ladies of classical music.

Simcha | September 24, 2008 - 3:47 pm