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Awful '50s Marriage Advice Shows What Our Mothers And Grandmothers Were Up Against

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 09.26.2014 | Weddings

"Of course, she herself was largely responsible for [her husband's] infidelity."

Serious Stuff with the Fluff': The American Women's Magazine Formula Keeps on Winning

Dr. Amy Aronson | Posted 07.08.2014 | Women
Dr. Amy Aronson

If today's Cosmo is "capitalizing on the widespread interest" in "a buffet of light and heavy" that now "is an established formula for success," it's cashing in on a formula as inventive -- and traditional -- as the American women's magazine itself.

Saying Farewell To Ladies' Home Journal

Joan Gage | Posted 07.02.2014 | Fifty
Joan Gage

Farewell Ladies Home Journal. The magazine has long been out of touch with the women of America, who have far different interests and goals than they did during the 'Mad Men' era, when I worked there.

Lessons From Ladies' Home Journal

Holly Robinson | Posted 06.25.2014 | Books
Holly Robinson

When the editor called to say she liked the essay and wanted to buy it, I was convinced it was a friend playing a trick. It wasn't. In fact, the editor wanted to know if I had any other essays to show her.

Ladies' Home Journal To Cease Monthly Publication

AP | SARAH SKIDMORE SELL | Posted 04.24.2014 | Media

Meredith Corp. is ending subscription service for "Ladies' Home Journal," one of the nation's oldest women's magazines, due to declining advertiser in...

The Ghostly Happenings That Have Occurred In The White House

Joan Gage | Posted 12.31.2013 | Fifty
Joan Gage

Ever since the White House was first occupied in 1800, there have been rumors of hauntings, but I got this story direct from the President. No, not President Obama. I first heard about the White House ghosts directly from the lips of Ronald Reagan.

LOOK: Vintage Ad 'Splains How Men And Women Differ

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.22.2013 | Women

Women and men respond differently to everything, so the sexes should have their own magazines. At least that's the premise of this Ladies Home Jour...

PHOTOS: Did Ann Curry Get Fired Because Of Her Shoes?

Posted 08.10.2012 | Style

When NBC lowered the boom and (politely?) fired Ann Curry from the "Today" show back in July, America was left scratching her proverbial head. But we ...

Former 'Spin Sister' Appointed AARP Editorial Director

AARP | Posted 06.08.2012 | Fifty

Myrna Blyth, the former editor-in-chief of Ladies' Home Journal and, will oversee AARP's print, digital, and broadcast media outlets as S...

Magazine Takes A Radical Step

Posted 01.09.2012 | Media

Ladies' Home Journal is making a rather unexpected new move to engage its readers: letting them write the magazine. Usually, such things are left ...

Moms, Writing, and Guilt: Don't Get in Your Own Way

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.14.2012 | Books
Holly Robinson

Writing, alas, is not that exciting, seen from the outside, and there's no simple recipe for getting it done -- especially if you're a mother.

Sofia Vergara Talks Plastic Surgery, Betty White Dreams

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Easy for her to say: she's a stunning model. 'Modern Family' star Sofia Vergara features in the upcoming February issue of Ladies Home Journal, and t...

CARE Shows You Why to Celebrate International Women's Day on March 4

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

CARE is honoring International Women's Day with their stirring presentation of the Half The Sky performance, featuring a variety of celebrities who will share stories and songs from the powerful book.

True Confession: I Loved Having a Newborn

Louise Sloan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Louise Sloan

These days, it seems like all the cool new parents complain -- bitterly and hilariously -- about having an infant. But I actually loved it.

Ladies Home Journal Editor Diane Salvatore Out In Meredith Shakeup | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

At LHJ, editor in chief Diane Salvatore is stepping down and exiting the company, to be replaced by Parents editor Sally Lee, who also adds oversight ...