mothers day

Give Mom The Gift She Really Wants This Mother’s Day

Child: Hey mom, I got you something really special for Mother’s Day! Here are some Mr. Clean products for you so you can get back to the job that really…

Ami Angelowicz | May 3, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Mother’s Day Style Stealer: Claire Huxtable Keeping It Real With Shoulder Pads

“The Cosby Show” matriarch Claire Huxtable was a woman of formidable strength, shoulder pads and style. Since we’re celebrating cool moms this week, in honor of Mother’s Day, we’d be…

Julie Gerstein | May 2, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Girl Talk: Growing Up Without A Mother

I’ve never been a big fan of Mother’s Day. It’s not the commercialization that fuels my dislike, though — it’s that for 14 years, I haven’t had a mother to…

Jessica Axel | May 2, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Show Us Your … Super Cool Mom!

With Mother’s Day around the corner, we’ve been thinking about our mamas a bunch. We’ve loved the website My Mom the Style Icon since we first stumbled onto it last…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2011 - 11:40 am

Obama And His Mama

Some day this lil’ cutie would grow up to be President! But it’s obvious his mom loved him even before he was the most powerful man in the country. Happy…

Simcha | May 9, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Questions For Our Mothers: Simcha’s Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re interviewing our moms to find out how their lives changed when we were born and what they learned about love and life as a

Simcha | May 9, 2010 - 2:00 pm

5 Tips For Daughters Who Don’t Get Along With Mom

It may not be easy to admit that you don’t have your mom on speed dial, or that maybe your mother is not your favorite person in the whole world.

Pam Gaulin | May 9, 2010 - 1:00 pm

I Get My Lack Of Desire To Wear Makeup From My Mother

I don’t come from makeup-wearing stock. In fact, I could probably count the number of times Mom wore makeup during my childhood on two hands. And, despite more than a…

Catherine Strawn | May 8, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Questions For Our Mothers: Ami’s Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re interviewing our moms to find out how their lives changed when we were born and what they learned about love and life as a

Ami Angelowicz | May 8, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Moms Reveal Their Most Memorable Mother’s Day Gifts

It can be hard to know what Mom really wants for Mother’s Day. So we asked a bunch to tell us the best gift they ever received on the holiday,…

Lyn Lomasi | May 8, 2010 - 1:00 pm

A Toothy Gift For The Mom Who Has Everything

What mother doesn’t need a child’s tooth cast in metal dangling from her ears or hanging around her neck? Kim Kovel made a gold version of the first tooth her…

Catherine Strawn | May 7, 2010 - 6:10 pm

The Worst Mother’s Day Gifts Of All Time

It’s not terribly difficult to buy a decent gift for Mother’s Day. Generally, you want to get something that’s a bit meaningful, as moms tend to see right through thoughtless…

Phil Dotree | May 7, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Questions For Our Mothers: Emily’s Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re interviewing our moms to find out how their lives changed when we were born and what they learned about love and life as a

Emily Poster | May 7, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Post-Mother’s Day Is The 2nd Most Popular Day For Philandering Women!

Is today weird statistic day or something? According to AshleyMadison.com, that online dating site for people who are already married and looking to cheat, they had their second highest number…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 6, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Questions For Our Mothers: Annika’s Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re interviewing our moms to find out how their lives changed when we were born and what they learned about love and life as a

Annika Harris | May 6, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Girl Talk: Happy Mother’s Day? I Don’t Think So.

“Thanks, but my mother’s dead,” I heard myself snap.

From the horrified look on the saleswoman’s face, it was clear I should’ve come up with a more tactful response…

Judy McGuire | May 6, 2010 - 2:00 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

Questions For Our Mothers: Amelia’s Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re interviewing our moms to find out how their lives changed when we were born and what they learned about love and life as a

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 5, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Mind Of Man: The Words Mom Wants To Hear

The most important words a son can learn are “everything is fine, mom.” Which isn’t a lie. It’s more of a wish dressed up like the truth. No different, really,…

John DeVore | May 5, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Can’t Cope With Mother’s Day”

My boyfriend and I have been together for three years. Everything about our relationship is great, but my boyfriend’s relationship with his mother is strained. They do get along, but…

Wendy Atterberry | May 4, 2010 - 3:30 pm