mothers day

Weird Mother’s Day Gifts: Lip Plumpers, Divorce Rings, Cleavage Pillows And More

Mother’s Day is one of the biggest gift-giving days of the year — and definitely the least imaginative.

Moms, more than anyone, help us define our identity and…

The Huffington Post | May 10, 2012 - 4:50 pm

The Soapbox: Attachment Parenting Is The Lazy Mama’s Secret

When you become a parent, one of the first things that you will learn is that everyone has an opinion about the way you choose to parent. From friends, family,…

Avital Norman Nathman | May 10, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: For The Mom Who Could Use A Day Off

Show me a woman who doesn’t love a spa day and I’ll show you a woman who is lying (or a robot, it has to be one or the other).

Rachel Krause | May 10, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Girl Talk: Dear Mom, You Were Right About Everything (Almost)

We haven’t always gotten along. There have been some wicked fights over the years, starting in the sixth grade when I didn’t want to wear my ripe-for-teasing plaid shorts to…

Angela Tung | May 10, 2012 - 12:00 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

Mother’s Day Style Inspiration Board: Gillian Darmody

As far as mothers go, Gillian Darmody isn’t the best, but she’s certainly the most manipulative. This gangster moll was just a teenager when she was impregnated by the biggest…

Rachel Krause | May 10, 2012 - 8:00 am

Today’s Lady News: Mama’s Day Cards For Every Mother

We’re loving this Mama’s Day e-card from the group Strong Families, which seeks to be inclusive of all families and all mothers in all forms. You can check out…

Jessica Wakeman | May 9, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Hitched: My Mom And My Wedding, A Springsteen-Fueled Fairy Tale

Once upon a time, there was a Texas girl who loved and adored her mother, but also respected and feared her. The Texan girl didn’t always see eye-to-eye with her…

Andrea Grimes | May 9, 2012 - 12:00 pm

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…

YourTango.com | May 8, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: For The Mom With A Green Thumb

Does your mom prefer outdoors to in? Does she treat her rose bushes with the kind of love you thought was only reserved for future grandchildren? Does she scoff at…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2012 - 2:00 pm

10 Random Things Every Mother Knows

It might be maternal instincts, it might be years of parenting experience, it might be magic–we’re not sure how it works, but we’ve noticed that mothers know things that other…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2012 - 10:00 am

10 Mothers Who Tried To Sell Their Babies

What’s the absolute worst thing you can do as a mother? Oh, I don’t know … TRY TO SELL YOUR BABY. Like 33-year-old Bridget Wismer of Delaware (pictured above), who…

Ami Angelowicz | May 6, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Need Advice? Ask Our Moms!

We were thinking over here at The Frisky: No one gives better advice than a mom (well, 90 percent of the time). That’s why we’re offering up our moms to…

The Frisky | May 4, 2012 - 11:20 am

25 Mom Confessions To Top All Mom Confessions

There are confessions and then there are CONFESSIONS. You won’t believe some of the stuff that the members of CafeMom are willing to spill publically (as long as they don’t…

The Stir | May 4, 2012 - 9:10 am

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Must-Have Beauty Products Even A Mother Could Love

It can be hard to shop for our moms — they always claim that they don’t want nor need anything, which really doesn’t leave us with many options. So what…

Rachel Krause | May 4, 2012 - 8:00 am

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

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Creative Gifts For Artsy Fartsy Moms

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about the perfect gift to match your mom’s unique lifestyle. If your mom is happiest when she’s covered…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 2, 2012 - 4:02 pm

Mother’s Day Style Inspiration Board: Lucille Bluth

To celebrate Mother’s Day, we thought it would be fun to put together some style inspiration boards that pay homage to our favorite fashionable moms from pop culture. And who…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 2, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Reader Call Out: Submit Your Favorite Recipe From Your Mama!

Maybe it was her special chicken dish. Maybe it was her rice and beans. Maybe it was the hot cocoa she made after you came in from playing in the…

Jessica Wakeman | May 2, 2012 - 8:00 am

10 Mothers Who Tried To Sell Their Babies

If only babies came with an exchange policy, then we’d never have to hear about another mother trying to sell her newborn for $15,000. Bridget Wismer is the latest baby…

Ami Angelowicz | October 7, 2011 - 11:00 am