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Go Behind The Scenes With The 'Parenthood' Cast

Posted 02.07.2013 | TV

Only a few weeks after the Season 4 finale of "Parenthood," viewers are already missing the Braverman family. Luckily, NBC has released a series o...

10 Truths I've Learned About Parenting

Alison Lee | Posted 04.09.2013 | Parents
Alison Lee

As far as parenting journeys go, mine is still in its toddler stages, literally and metaphorically -- three years and counting. However, even in three short years of imperfect parenting, these 10 truths keep coming back to me.

Even Parents Trip

Shannon Sutherland | Posted 04.02.2013 | Parents
Shannon Sutherland

The moment the word "trip" left my mouth, I burst into tears. I had been holding my emotions in all day, trying to stay calm for my daughter. But as I recounted that day's events to the nurse I couldn't do it for a second longer. I tripped, my daughter hit her head and now we're in the ER.

Has Teaching Good Manners to Our Children Become Old-Fashioned?

John McCormick | Posted 03.31.2013 | Parents
John McCormick

Parents always say they want their kids to be polite. Well-mannered kids are nicer to have at the dinner table when guests come over and they can carry on a polite conversation with a college recruiter or a potential employer down the road. But, like money, manners don't grow on trees.

When Our Children Ask About God

Common Ground News Service | Posted 03.26.2013 | Religion
Common Ground News Service

As a Muslim American parent, I have unique struggles in the post 9/11 landscape. But like parents of any faith, I want my daughter to find in her faith a place of comfort and security, a refuge from harshness.

WATCH: Get Your Tissues Ready For The 'Parenthood' Finale

Posted 01.24.2013 | TV

It's been a very emotional fourth season of "Parenthood," but when the finale airs tonight (Tuesday, January 22 at 10 p.m. EST on NBC), fans will be s...

'Parenthood' Boss: Banking On Renewal Is 'A Big Assumption'

Posted 01.22.2013 | TV

Although "Parenthood" ratings have been higher than ever this season, series creator Jason Katims is cautioning fans that a renewal isn't a guarantee....

Scout's Honor

Elizabeth McGuire | Posted 03.24.2013 | Parents
Elizabeth McGuire

"Am I in trouble?" my 8-year-old son asked with a sigh when my husband and I surrounded him on the couch one recent afternoon. We assured him no. "There's just something on our minds," I said. "Something important we want to discuss with you."

Jaimie Etkin

'Parenthood's' Sam Jaeger On Victor, Playing The Perfect Husband & More

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaimie Etkin | Posted 01.15.2013 | TV

"Parenthood" fans' hearts have been breaking watching the storyline unfold with Victor (Xolo Mariduena) and his adoptive parents Joel (Sam Jaeger) and...

Jaimie Etkin

Will Victor Tear Julia & Joel Apart On 'Parenthood'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaimie Etkin | Posted 01.16.2013 | TV

On "Parenthood," Julia (Erika Christensen) and Joel (Sam Jaeger) have been struggling with adopting 9-year-old Victor (Xolo Mariduena), who's made it ...

Things Are Looking Up For Kristina On 'Parenthood'

Posted 01.15.2013 | TV

Though it's been an emotionally taxing Season 4 of "Parenthood" -- thanks in large part to Kristina's (Monica Potter) breast cancer storyline -- creat...

'Parenthood Is A Path Of Emotional And Spiritual Growth'

Cheryl Dumesnil | Posted 03.12.2013 | Parents
Cheryl Dumesnil

Each time a parenting challenge has levied what could have been a knock-out punch to my sanity, I have grabbed that phrase like an oxygen mask and strapped it over my face. And it has worked. It raises that all-important question, "What do I need to learn here?"

Dare Not Speak Its Name

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Since the 1990s (roughly), television has regularly portrayed being gay in a much more positive light. Forty years later, however, abortion has not made the same leap toward acceptability on television.

'Parenthood' Star Heads To 'Private Practice'

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

From cancer patient's daughter to patient. Sarah Ramos, who stars as Haddie Braverman on "Parenthood," will guest star in the Jan. 22 series finale...

'Parenthood': Kristina's Dramatic Decision

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

NBC wasted no time jumping into the final four episodes of Season 4 of "Parenthood." The New Year kicked off with a new look for Kristina, who made a ...

WATCH: Kristina Shaves Her Head In Emotional 'Parenthood' Preview

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

When "Parenthood" returns (January 1 at 10 p.m. EST on NBC), Kristina's battle with cancer is far from over. The first of the NBC drama's final fo...

SUPERCUT: TV's Best Kisses Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.28.2012 | TV

New Year's Eve has long been a celebration of kissing, so in honor of the annual event, HuffPost TV rounded up the best TV kisses from 2012. From ...

'Parenthood' Creator: It's Not Over

Posted 12.27.2012 | TV

Have we officially seen the last of Jason Ritter on "Parenthood"? Not according to series creator Jason Katims. Not only has he promised that Mark...

Storytelling at Home for the Holidays

John McCormick | Posted 02.22.2013 | Parents
John McCormick

We spend too much time on shopping, entertaining, and shuttling around and too little time with the family. If only there was an alternative? Maybe there is. Try storytelling at home with the kids. It's the perfect activity for the holidays.

A Gift for the Holidays: 5 Tips for Dads to Help their Daughters Succeed in Life

Helen Drinan | Posted 02.13.2013 | Parents
Helen Drinan

Fathers occupy a unique and important role in building self-esteem and confidence in their daughters. They are the first male role models for our girls, and can play a powerful role in how their daughters develop and succeed in the world.

The Year In Parenting News: A Review in Rhyme

Melissa Sher | Posted 02.12.2013 | Parents
Melissa Sher

On the sixth-floor maternity ward / Of a hospital called Lenox Hill, / Two new parents of one little girl / Paid a very big hospital bill.

Jaimie Etkin

Monica Potter Talks Kristina's Most Difficult 'Parenthood' Yet

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaimie Etkin | Posted 06.25.2013 | TV

Kristina Braverman (Monica Potter) has battled cancer throughout the current fourth season of "Parenthood." On this week's highly-anticipated episode,...

Managing Stress As a Single Parent

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 02.10.2013 | Parents
Brett Blumenthal

Parenthood is challenging enough, but parenthood as a single mom or dad can be much more stressful. Yet, not properly managing stress can cause us to become less effective as a parent, but also in life. In order to enjoy single parenthood, here are a few tips to reduce stress.

A Role Model Athlete for Our Children

John McCormick | Posted 02.10.2013 | Parents
John McCormick

When it comes to the question of whether athletes are appropriate role models for teens, Robert Griffin III could be a game changer

Jaimie Etkin

Peter Krause Talks Kristina's Cancer, Comic Relief And More 'Parenthood'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaimie Etkin | Posted 12.11.2012 | TV

It's been a difficult year for Peter Krause, who plays Adam on NBC's "Parenthood" (Tuesdays at 10 p.m. EST). The actor has had to fight cancer both on...