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19 Times Siblings Masterfully Recreated Their Childhood Photos

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.14.2017 | Healthy Living

If you’re ever stumped on what to get your parents for the holidays or their birthdays, here’s a brilliant idea: recreate your childhood photos wi...

10 Ways Siblings Make You A Happier, Healthier And Better Person

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 04.10.2017 | Healthy Living

Life with a sibling can be pretty darn great. Seriously. Sure, there are times when you bicker or instances when it seems like your parents favor one ...

Advice For Beyoncé From One Twin Mama To Another

Mommy Nearest | Posted 02.07.2017 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

Things that applied to raising Blue Ivy don't necessarily apply when you have twins.

From Brothers To Enemies: How Syria’s War Has Divided Families

Syria Deeply | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.18.2017 | World

A portrait of how Syria’s war has carved homes into fighting factions, told through the story of Um Mahmoud, a Damascus mother whose three sons ende...

When Your Toddler Is Jealous Of The New Baby

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 12.15.2016 | Parents
Samantha Rodman PhD

How do you help your toddler feel less jealous of baby, aside from just spending alone time with her?

Peace At The Holidays And Electoral Goodwill

Dr. Ruth Nemzoff | Posted 12.07.2016 | Politics
Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

Isn't our family a good place to attempt to understand and bridge the divisions in American politics?

'Should I Tell My Mom That My Sister Is Doing Drugs?'

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 11.08.2016 | Women
Samantha Rodman PhD

My older sister (she's 21, I'm 20) who I am very close with needs help. I have no idea what to do. She is involved with an awful crowd of people some of which I've been told are dangerous, and because of these people she's been doing a lot of drugs. It's been happening for around five years now and I'm slowly seeing her ruin her life.

These Quintuplets All Work Together At McDonald's -- Family Style

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.15.2017 | Good News

This McDonald’s has the most tight-knit staff ever. A set of 18-year-old quintuplets ― Leith, Lauren, Logan, Lindsey and Lucas Curtis ― are all...

Toddler's Frown Turns Upside Down Instantly After Seeing Little Sis

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 09.27.2016 | Parents

The best cure for the blues is a cute baby, at least for this big sister. Esther Anderson, the mom behind the YouTube channel Story of This Life, shar...

Transitioning With Younger Siblings

Cameron Russo | Posted 09.26.2016 | Queer Voices
Cameron Russo

Before coming out as transgender, I was worried about how they would adjust to my change.

Moms' Hilarious Video Sums Up How Kids Feel About Getting New Siblings

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 09.08.2016 | Parents

The moms collectively known as The BreakWomb on YouTube channeled their inner kids for a comical take on how toddlers really feel about new siblings. ...

My Sorrow Infused Me With Mercy

Catherine Nagle | Posted 08.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Catherine Nagle

"You are not a true adult until both of your parents have passed on, you are then an orphan." John F. Kennedy, Jr. At the age of 26, I buri...

This Is Not The Way I Planned It...

Heather C. Miller | Posted 09.01.2016 | Impact
Heather C. Miller

It’s always been me and my brother, Justin. Either us against the world, or as kids, us against each other.We’re only 11 months apart in age and I...

The Unexpected Benefits Of Being The Middle Child

Phoebe Fox | Posted 08.10.2016 | Good News
Phoebe Fox

August 12 is National Middle Child Day--a dilemma for those of us in the center of our families: We're not often used to having the spotlight on us.

The Terrifying Thing I Just Taught My Preschooler

Dawn Yanek | Posted 08.12.2016 | Parents
Dawn Yanek

Some days, being a parent is too much. Too much stress. Too much worry. Too much potential for disaster. And lately, it doesn't feel too far-fetched that something horrible could happen.

The One Truth Every Only Child Can Understand

Jackie Walker | Posted 08.08.2016 | Fifty
Jackie Walker

I am an only child. Through the years I have been asked if I felt differently because I am an only child. My answer was always no because that is all I have ever known.

Every Older Sibling Will Relate To This Golden Retriever Instantly

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.22.2016 | Parents

Learning that you’re going to have a sibling can be quite the surprise ― even for dogs. In a video from YouTuber user John Bache, an unsuspecting ...

Maks & Val Tour Thrills Audiences Everywhere

Haley Besser | Posted 07.13.2016 | Entertainment
Haley Besser

Move over, Donny and Marie! There's a new sibling duo in town and they are dazzling audiences in their own way. Maks and Val Chmerkovskiy are dancing and storytelling through 46 cities all over the country this summer in Maks & Val: Our Way.

7 Things I Forgot About Newborns

Allison Alter | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Allison Alter

It wasn't all that long ago that we brought home my 2-year-old son, yet it's been enough time for amnesia to set in.

Elastigirl: SuperMom Survives Summer

Lisa Pullen Kent | Posted 06.16.2016 | Parents
Lisa Pullen Kent

My 11-year-old daughter, Haley is playing Jingle Bells on the piano. It's been less than a week since the girls schlepped their backpacks home stuffed with months of worksheets, book reports quizzes, science projects, a clay pinch-pot (penny holder? soap dish?), and a smashed cupcake from the last-day-of-school party.

What One Mother's Grief Taught Her About Loving Her Children Equally

Quora | Posted 06.02.2016 | Parents
Quora

As a parent, do you like one of your kids more than you like the other? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling ...

Why I'm Sad, And Glad, I 'Only' Have Two Kids

Christine Skoutelas | Posted 05.31.2016 | Parents
Christine Skoutelas

Like most parents, as I watch my kids grow older I sometimes get sad that I am not planning on having any more babies.

Observations From Below: My Brother's Keeper

Bryan Dooley | Posted 05.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Bryan Dooley

Several states have recognized the need to foster and support a strong sibling relationship, and that it benefits both the person with the disability and the sibling alike.

The Biggest Downside To Living Abroad

Sarah McArthur | Posted 05.16.2016 | Travel
Sarah McArthur

Today my younger sister Shannon turns 21. While she is off celebrating in Rhode Island where she goes to college I am thousands of miles away in Costa Rica.

A Scholarship Essay Contest for College Students Affected by a Sibling's Addiction

Dean Dauphinais | Posted 05.11.2016 | College
Dean Dauphinais

Welcome to the official announcement of the 2nd annual My Life as 3D Scholarship Essay Contest. I wasn't sure this contest would happen again this ye...