Posts tagged "kids"

Maybe I’m Not “Meant” To Be A Mother (And That’s Okay)

Having never even considered what lay beyond the point of imaginary motherhood, my ticking biological clock took on a more foreboding sound, a countdown slog towards, well, death.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 2, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Dater X: No Kidding

Time to talk about kids?

Dater X 3.0 | January 26, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Watch: Kids Reenact 2015 Emmy Nominees

Ahhhh, this is so cute it hurts.

The 2015 Emmys will air on September 20th, and what better way to review the nominees than with these sweet little…

Katrin Higher | September 13, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Check Your Vibes: 17 Ways To Feel Like A Kid Again (Without Bailing On Your Grown-Up Life)

 

When it comes to reconnecting with one’s inner child, there tend to be two narratives: “grow the hell up and get on with life like the rest…

Claire Hannum | July 6, 2015 - 12:10 pm

It’s Time To Cry: Watch Kids React To Caitlyn Jenner’s Transition

In just two and a half minutes, the adorable group of kids in this Hatch video managed something that the grown-up world just can’t seem to get right: they celebrated Caitlyn…

Claire Hannum | June 10, 2015 - 6:00 pm

11 Year-Old Detained By Lego Store For Walking Around By Himself

I swear to god, you couldn’t pay me to have kids now, or to be one. They have boring playgrounds with no swings and five-foot tall plastic slides that they’re…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Mommie Dearest: Taking Your Kid To A Concert Is Not Bad Parenting

It’s no secret that there are tons of judgmental assholes out there when it comes to parenting. Everyone is doing something wrong, starting all the way from how you birthed…

Avital Norman Nathman | April 27, 2015 - 2:35 pm

Mommie Dearest: Quit Bitching About Kids On Airplanes

Very few parents want to be seen as the problem, and want to have as relaxed a flight experience as you do.

Avital Norman Nathman | April 16, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Mommie Dearest: How Much Time Do You Actually Have To Spend With Your Kids?

Guilt and motherhood seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly. With all the demands on our time and energy, mothers are constantly worrying: Are we spending enough time…

Avital Norman Nathman | April 5, 2015 - 2:00 pm

The Daily Squee: Little Boy Loudly Objects To Wedding Kiss

When this happy couple went in for a little lip locking after being declared husband and wife, they probably expected to be met with happy cheers — instead, they received one…

Claire Hannum | March 13, 2015 - 9:30 am

Living At Home In Your Parents’ Basement Is Ruining Their Retirement

If you’re still living at home in your parents’ basement and toddling upstairs every now and then to pluck a fresh snack from the fridge, guess what — you’re most…

Megan Reynolds | March 12, 2015 - 3:23 pm

Watch Kids Getting The Birds-And-Bees Talk For The First Time

Do you remember the birds-and-bees talk? I do: I avoided having to talk to my parents about sex as long as I could, relying on my sister for the info…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 8, 2015 - 11:30 am

Mommie Dearest: Mom Issues That Deserve Media Coverage In 2015

The media loves a good “mom story.” Flip through the TV or hop on a news website and there will invariably be some sort of story with a mom at…

Avital Norman Nathman | January 2, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Watch This Cute Kid Dance With Himself At A Wedding

Little Harlan’s aunt and uncle may have been the center of attention at their wedding, but Harlan brought the real party. When the urge to boogie struck, he wasn’t about…

Claire Hannum | January 2, 2015 - 11:00 am

Your Last-Minute Being-Around-Kids Preparation Checklist

I’m gonna tell you some cute stories about my nephews! I got to Texas yesterday morning to visit my family for Christmas. I’ve got three nephews who are better than…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 24, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Bill Nye Explains Evolution With Emojis

Bill Nye has been on an evolution-education kick lately. First, last week, he went on Newsmax’s “MidPoint” to talk about his vehement opposition to creationism being taught in public schools,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 16, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Mommie Dearest: Sister Wife-ing It Up

I used to watch TLC’s “Sister Wives” — a reality show about a Mormon household with one husband, four wives, and a combined 17 children =- with a mix of…

Avital Norman Nathman | December 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm

The Daily Squee: Little Girl Sneaks Pet Cow Into House

Five-year-old Brennan Decker thought she was being sneaky when she let her pet cow into the house, but when her mom catches her, she provides a laundry list of nonsensical…

Claire Hannum | December 11, 2014 - 3:30 pm

10 DIY Gifts For Kids, Because Toys Are Too Damn Expensive

I know what it’s like to be broke and have kids to shop for during the holidays: It’s impossible to know what to get them in the first place, and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 2, 2014 - 1:00 pm
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