Posts tagged "parents"

Lies Parents Tell

Our friends over at Lemondrop hipped us to a new study that says many parents lie to get their children to behave. For instance, parents tell their kids the police…

Annika Harris | October 1, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Mom’s Narcissism Could Be Ruining Your Love Life

I was raised in a household that revolved around my mother. She was a narcissist, someone who, according to Wendy Behary, director of the Cognitive Therapy Center of New Jersey… | August 23, 2009 - 5:00 pm

The Key To Your Waistline: Your Mother’s

Wondering who to blame for your battle with the scale? Your same-gender parent—in other words, your mom if you’re a chick and your dad if you’re a dude. A study…

Nikki Dowling | July 13, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Facebook Is No Place For Baby Diarrhea

Friends aren’t knocked up yet? Fret not. Soon enough, you’ll have Facebook status updates like “So Westley had 4 liquid poopy diapers in 20 minutes” to look forward to.

Jessica Wakeman | June 29, 2009 - 5:50 pm

What Did Your Father Inadvertently Teach You About Sex?

Over at the Sundance Channel’s SUNfiltered blog, Em & Lo offer up some truly original sex advice just in time for Father’s Day. It’s the sex advice your dad gave…

Susannah Breslin | June 19, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Girls To The Left, Boys To The Right. Politically Speaking, Of Course.

Girls are sugar and spice and everything nice, and they may make you … liberal? A new study…

Blaire Briody | May 20, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Why Parents Shouldn’t Facebook

For many of us, the rise in popularity of social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter means we’re rubbing elbows with family members more often than for Sunday night dinner.

Wendy Atterberry | May 11, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Handle It: Sleeping Arrangements At His Parents House

You’ve decided to spend the holiday at your boyfriend’s family’s house this year. But the big question remains: Where do you rest your pretty little head at night? Do you…

Persia Ali | December 19, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Five Signs Levi Johnston Might Not Be Ready For Parenthood

Levi Johnston has been laying low since his big appearance at the Republican National Convention, but, at last, he speaks! Levi had a chat with the Associated Press the other…

Catherine Strawn | October 14, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Bad Names: How Can Parents Do This To Their Children?

Some people don’t like their names. They wish their parents had named them “Melissa” instead of “Margaret,” or that they had a better/more normal middle name, something like “Marie,” the…

Catherine Strawn | July 24, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Love Vandal: Parents Need Love, Too

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send us a pic at

Catherine Strawn | June 3, 2008 - 5:00 pm

So I’m Engaged: Meet The Parents

As I said in a previous column, I have anxiety about people having fun and getting along, not just at my wedding, but in life. I’m a little uptight, to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 29, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Friday Quickies!

New moms need action too! [Tango]
Ugh, we are so ashamed to say we would totally watch a Heidi & Spencer Newlyweds. [Us Weekly]
268 Words On Why Men Are…

The Frisky | April 18, 2008 - 7:00 pm

The Joys Of Being An Older Sister

Say you’re in high school. You and your boyfriend are hooking up on the couch after school. TRL is on the TV in the background. Your mom walks in. According…

Catherine Strawn | April 17, 2008 - 4:15 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Meeting Guys In Bars, Brazil’s Fertility Rate, And Arroused Men

Nineteen percent of women in a survey of 1,034 people over 21 said they met the last guy they dated in a bar. Nearly one in four women said they’d…

Catherine Strawn | April 17, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Frisky TV: Would You Rather Watch A Porn With Your Parents Or Starring Your Parents?

We sent out Frisky TV reporter Lori to ask men and women on the street a puzzling question — would you rather watch a dirty video with your…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 13, 2008 - 6:37 pm
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