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Robbing the Cradle -- Pros and Cons of Dating a Younger Man

Samantha Daniels | Posted 06.29.2014 | Weddings
Samantha Daniels

Since he is probably still figuring himself out, you have the opportunity to mold him into what you want him to be.

Your Couch Is Far More Dangerous Than You Think

Ben Klasky | Posted 06.17.2014 | Parents
Ben Klasky

Why are we so afraid to let our kids play outside, when we know that such activity is vital for their physical and mental health? Our fears are so extreme that in a few cases, parents have been arrested for allowing their children to play outside unattended. My mother would have been sent to jail on an almost daily basis.

10 Hollywood Couples Who Prove 'Cougar' Stereotypes Wrong

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Kristen Sturt | Posted 03.14.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Age is a state of mind. Just ask the fabulous women in these famous May-December romances: Read more from Grandpar...

WATCH: These Rescued Cougar Orphans Are Thriving

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green

If you're looking for your daily dose of uplifting mixed with cute and cuddly, then look no further. The Oregon Zoo has posted video of three new addi...

'Why Are Guys Labeled Dirty Old Men And Women Cougars?'

John Blumenthal | Posted 10.14.2013 | Fifty
John Blumenthal

Let's say it's a warm summer day and you're sitting at an outdoor café sipping a Prosecco and watching the people parade. A 55-year-old guy who looks his age (in spite of the dyed hair and sucked-in paunch) strolls by with his arm around a sexy, scantily clad woman who looks to be about 30, perhaps younger.

Why I'm Content With Being A Cougar;

Debbie Burgin | Posted 08.06.2013 | Divorce
Debbie Burgin

I'm a 40-something-year-old, happily divorced woman. And I've found that a woman in my physical, social and sometimes financial position is attractive to the 20- and 30-something-year-old male who professes to have grown tired of "needy" 20-something females.

Africa's Elusive Big Five: The Animals Guides Most Want to Spot

Adventure Collection | Posted 06.26.2013 | Travel
Adventure Collection

If you've ever dreamed of going on an African safari, you've heard of the "Big Five": the Cape buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion and rhinoceros. We asked five top guides for the animal that they would most like to spot in the wild. Here is their Elusive Big Five list.

Cougar Cruises Bring Older Women And Younger Men Together

Huff/Post50 | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.07.2013 | Fifty

Amy Luna Manderino stumbled into her 2010 cougar cruise experience somewhat accidentally -- by winning tickets after accompanying a friend to a cougar...

David Lohr

PHOTOS: 71-Old Woman Arrested For Prostitution In Connecticut

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 01.28.2013 | Crime

Connecticut authorities arrested an elderly woman on prostitution charges following a raid at a Glastonbury hotel. According to agent James Kennedy...

Katie Couric Lashes Out About 'Sexist' Comments

Posted 09.06.2012 | Media

Katie Couric spoke out about what she called a 'sexist' term that has been used to describe her. In an interview with PARADE, which will be release...

Cyndi Lauper: Don't Say A Woman Looks Too Old, And Then Call Her A Cougar

BuzzFeed | Posted 06.22.2012 | Women

Cyndi Lauper still wants girls to have fun - but she'd like for women to be able to do the same. Speaking the night before her 59th birthday at a K...

Ric Savage Finds A Cougar On 'American Digger'

Posted 04.19.2012 | TV

On Wednesday night's "American Digger" (Wed., 10 p.m. ET on Spike) Ric Savage had an uncharacteristically subdued reaction to something he found in th...

An Opossum Encounter In Shaw; 'Cougar' Report At Glover Park Apartment

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.21.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- There have been more reminders that nature is not a stranger to the District of Columbia. Monday morning, neighborhood blog Prince of Pe...

Mountain Lion Tranquilized Near CU Boulder Dorm

Posted 12.06.2011 | Denver

A mountain lion, that witnesses say was approximately 4 feet long, was found and tranquilized on the University of Colorado Boulder campus, Wednesday ...

Why Do the Best Stories Come From My Divorced Pals?

Ginger Emas | Posted 11.14.2011 | Divorce
Ginger Emas

Why does it seem that the best stories come from my friends who are either 1) newly-single and doing the "Divorced Girls Gone Wild" thing, or 2) well past their post-divorce dating and annoyingly happy with their new boyfriend? Thank God for my good friend who falls somewhere in between, and who, after one Lemondrop Martini, will share stories that, if publicized, would get her kicked out of the Cougar club.

PHOTOS: The Most Dangerous NorCal Predators

Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.26.2011 | San Francisco

At 7 p.m. Monday night, sheep and goats grazed peacefully off of Purisima Creek Road near Half Moon Bay. By 7 a.m. on Tuesday morning, remains of the ...

At A.C.T., The Family That Plays Together Doesn't Always Stay Together

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

"Home" is a loaded word. For many people it evokes memories of warmth, nostalgia, safety, and security. For others, the home in which they grew up may...

Gender And Aging: Challenging The Double Standard

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

Where does this leave the woman "of a certain age?" In a bit of a quandary, to be sure; society has two attitudes on aging: one for men and one for women. Men are "allowed" to age and women are not.

And The Survey Says: New Online Dating Study Shows Older Singles Less Likely To Date Outside Their Race

Julie Spira | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Spira

There seems to be no shortage of dating statistics and surveys this month. Are You Interested? the popular dating app on Facebook surveyed their membe...

Cougars and Cleos Deserve Respect

Donna Estes Antebi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Estes Antebi

A "Cleo" is a smart, fabulous woman who dominates in her relationships due to a combination of power, accomplishment, beauty, money or age.

Why Women Should Look Forward To Aging

yourtango.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Publications for women love to make you feel sh**ty about yourself, particularly when it comes to aging as if it were a choice, and women who choose t...

Colorado State Veterinary Students Get Plague After Examining Dead Cougar

The Coloradoan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

CSU veterinary experts revised their necropsy procedures after several students and staff were inadvertently exposed to plague by a dead mountain lion...

Do You Desire Cougar Town?

David Wygant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

I was checking out the show Cougar Town the other day. As I was watching it I was thinking to myself, "Women who date younger men are so much cooler than men who date younger women."

Will U B My Good Enough Valentine?

Melanie Chartoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Melanie Chartoff

Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough, impeccably researched tome, is mandatory reading for girls who've not yet grasped the "unavailable parent" part of their inability to let someone love them.

Mountain Lion Tranquilized At Colorado Elementary School (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado wildlife officials tranquilized a male mountain lion at a Boulder, Colorado elementary school Wednesday. The big cat was shot with a dart in...