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What to Expect When Your Kid Leaves for College

Lora Bumatay | Posted 09.23.2015 | Parents
Lora Bumatay

My husband and I were seniors in college when we had our first one. She just graduated from UC Irvine this past June and our middle child is in her third year at UC Berkeley. Some of our friends' children are just now leaving for college. These are my words of wisdom on what to expect when you drop them off to the dorm and live through those college years.

How Posting A #BumpDay Selfie On July 22 Can Help Moms Around The World

Heidi Murkoff | Posted 07.21.2015 | Parents
Heidi Murkoff

Just post a picture of your bump or a bump you love on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter using #BumpDay. Every bump is welcome.

They Should've Warned Me

Jenny Studenroth Gerson | Posted 12.27.2015 | Parents
Jenny Studenroth Gerson

When I was pregnant, everyone was all about "warning" me about what was coming next. I walked around much of those 10 (let's face it, pregnancy is 10, not nine, months) absolutely terrified.

31 Things They REALLY Don't Tell You About Having A Baby

Cara Paiuk | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Cara Paiuk

As an expectant mom or new mom, you have seen this list in some form before. The "things that no one tells you." Well, most of those lists are missing something. These are some of those missing gems.

13 Things to Expect When Your Babies Become Children

Anastasia Basil | Posted 10.29.2013 | Parents
Anastasia Basil

You cannot use a cellphone or computer. Once you attempt to use either device, children flock to you screeching like large, wounded birds until you hand them the device and step away, careful not to draw further attention.

7 Awesome Things Your Body Does During Pregnancy

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.04.2013 | Parents

In the course of growing an entire human being, women's bodies undergo a slew of unbelievable changes. Often, we (meaning pregnant ladies, and the peo...

What You Really Need To Know About Pregnancy

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2013 | Parents

In her controversial new book, Expecting Better: Why The Conventional Pregnancy Wisdom Is Wrong -- and What You Really Need to Know, economist Emily O...

What to Expect: The Early Days of Infancy

Dr. Bob Sears | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Dr. Bob Sears

Combining my professional and personal experiences, I have come up with five things for new parents and parents-to-be to 'expect' on this crazy ride:

My Son's Journey From An Ethiopian Orphanage Into Jennifer Lopez' Arms

Kindred Howard | Posted 07.16.2012 | Parents
Kindred Howard

A life that began in destitution and illness in Ethiopia leads to a new home and family in the US -- and a role playing Jennifer Lopez' son in her latest film.

Setting Up Realistic Expectations of Birth -- Changes We Can All Make

Brandy Ferner | Posted 12.24.2011 | Parents
Brandy Ferner

Our culture sends the message that birth is no big thang. It's pretty ordinary, happens everyday, is nothing more than a baby coming out of a hole.

Supreme Court's New Season: Looking Ahead

Wall Street Journal | JESS BRAVIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Questions before the Supreme Court, which begins its new term Monday, include corporate political spending, dog-fighting videos, a cross in the desert...