Posts tagged "mom"

Girl Talk: What My Mom Taught Me About Motherhood

I was in an online networking group, for a while, in which there coincidentally happened to be many, many children of narcissistic parents, mothers especially. Well, either it was a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 18, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Pissed Off Mom Sells “Spoiled Brat” Daughter’s Katy Perry Tickets On Facebook

One teenage girl from Fargo, North Dakota, won’t be seeing Katy Perry’s whipped cream rocket bra in person this month, thanks to her fed up mother. Cindy Bjerke decided to…

Katie Oldenburg | August 4, 2014 - 4:30 pm

33 Telltale Signs You’re Turning Into Your Mother

There comes a time in everyone’s life when you’re just going about your daily routine, folding and putting away your underwear or shoving old candy wrappers into your purse, and…

Katie Oldenburg | April 12, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Proud Mama Announces Son Is Transgender In The Most Awesome Way Possible

Las Vegas hairstylist Proud mama Jodi Gholson Oliver is definitely in the running for mom-of-the-year, at least in my book. Oliver recently took to Facebook to announce her 19-year-old son as a…

The Stir | April 8, 2014 - 4:15 pm

Study Finds Almost Half Of Millennial Moms Aren’t Married

Millennials are getting married later and at a slower pace than previous generations—in part because of economic harships—and that’s leading to a lot of babies born out of wedlock. Roughly…

Newser | March 10, 2014 - 6:45 pm

Quiz: Are You Ready To Be A Mom?

So, you think you’re ready to be a mom, huh? What kind of questions did you ask yourself: am I financially viable, is my partner on board, do we have room…

The Stir | February 25, 2014 - 6:45 pm

35 Of Hollywood’s Hottest Moms That Make It Look Easy

Being a mom is one of the most beautiful things you’ll ever experience, it’s also one of the toughest jobs in the world. Balancing a career while raising a family…

Hello Beautiful | November 13, 2013 - 4:45 pm

10 Things That Happen When You Move Back In With Mom (In GIFs)

Let’s face it. Life doesn’t always turn out the way we planned.  Breakups, unemployment, and other sudden life changes can leave one stranded.  The feelings of uncertainty and helplessness are…

Sophie Leon | October 14, 2013 - 10:00 am

Woman’s “Appendicitis” Turns Out to Be A Miracle Baby

A 37-year-old woman from New York unexpectedly became a mom a few days ago. She gave birth to a surprise baby boy — after being rushed to the hospital with…

The Stir | September 2, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Anna Faris Dreams Of Playing A Drunk, Asexual Nanny Someday

“I want to play asexual characters. I just love the idea of a [movie about a drunk nanny who maybe also has a neuromuscular disorder]… super-floppy person who’s just like

Ami Angelowicz | August 26, 2013 - 11:20 am

How To Make (Almost) Any Mom Love You

“Mona wanted me to tell you that she’d really like to spend more time with you the next time she’s in town,” Ami IM’d me the other day. Mona is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2013 - 12:00 pm

5 Fashion Swaps To Do With Your Mom

Whether you grew up with a cool mom or not, chances are your mom’s got something vintage and amazing worth stealing in her closet. The nostalgic nature of fashion means…

Julie Gerstein | October 4, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas’ Mom Natalie On Raising An Olympian

Natalie Hawkins is the mother behind gold medal Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas. Sixteen-year-old Douglas managed to capture the gold medal in the women’s gymnastics all-around, and helped lead the U.S.

Julie Gerstein | August 10, 2012 - 9:00 am

A Field Guide To Responding To Your Mother

After much trial and error, we’ve discovered that key to having a productive relationship with mom is knowing the proper way to respond to her — especially when she says…

The Frisky | May 24, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Bears An Uncanny Resemblance To Her Mother

Try as we might to deny it, women have way more in common with their mothers than any of us are willing to admit. They also say that if you…

Rachel Krause | May 24, 2012 - 12:20 pm

21 Important Lessons From Mom

Are you ready for Mother’s Day? No? Here are a few gift ideas if you need some last-minute help! Thank you for tweeting and emailing us the lessons your mother taught you —…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 10, 2012 - 9:00 am

4 Steps To Forgiving Your Mom

Congratulations! You have taken the first step toward choosing to have an entirely different relationship with your mother. That’s very exciting — and admirable … especially after all these years of… | May 8, 2012 - 4:50 pm

15 Weird Fears Our Mothers Instilled In Us

This Mother’s Day we’d like to take a moment to recognize our mothers for all the love they bestowed upon us, all the wisdom they imbued us with, and most…

The Frisky | May 3, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Astronomical Kid Doesn’t Want You Looking At His Mom

On the one hand: an adorable child rapper spitting rhymes about how guys need to stop checking out his hot mom. On the other: it’s slightly weird/creepy that a 12-year-old…

Julie Gerstein | October 12, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Today’s Lady News: U.S. Not The Best Place In The World For Mothers, Says Study

The United States is the 28th best place in the world for mothers and their children, according to Save The Children’s annual report, given our inconsistencies on maternity leave,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 5, 2010 - 8:30 pm