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Have You Heard About Hand-Me-Ups?

Tina Wells | Posted 07.17.2012 | Technology
Tina Wells

It is no surprise that our tech-driven Millennials are intent on getting their hands on the most up-to-date pieces of technology. But then you might wonder what happens to the other pair of headphones and the other laptop?

CPR, Take The Refresher!

Anjali Varma | Posted 07.17.2012 | Parents
Anjali Varma

If you have a child older than 2-years-old and haven't taken a CPR class since the birth of your child, you may be unaware that in the last two years, the CPR guidelines have changed. I

15 (Kinda Sorta) Truths About Dinner

Jenny Rosenstrach | Posted 07.17.2012 | Parents
Jenny Rosenstrach

Dinner will taste twice as good when it's eaten outside. Four times as good when eaten in an outdoor space surrounded by white string lights and with a view of any body of water.

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Why Some Baby Names Are So Popular

Posted 05.17.2012 | Parents

The Social Security Administration recently unveiled the most popular baby names of 2011, and late night television host Jimmy Kimmel has some specula...

What Primates Teach Us About 'Extreme' Breast-Feeding

| Posted 07.28.2012 | Science

By Eric Michael Johnson My son will be three-years-old next month and is still breastfeeding. In other words, he is a typical primate. However, whe...

Activists Targeting U.S. Schools, Backed By Big Bucks

Reuters | Posted 08.06.2012 | Education

By Stephanie Simon May 15 (Reuters) - During her tumultuous three years at the head of the Washington D.C. public schools, Michelle Rh...

Mother's Day: Tears and Triumphs

Gretchen Burns Bergman | Posted 07.13.2012 | Parents
Gretchen Burns Bergman

For most women, Mother's Day is a time to honor and celebrate motherhood. For countless other women, it also marks a day of grieving and loss.

Too Much Student Debt? Blame Your Parents

Rick Newman | Posted 07.14.2012 | Parents
Rick Newman

Education is an important asset that's valuable at the right price, but not at any price.

Saying 'So Long' to Your Senior

Leslie King, LCSW | Posted 07.14.2012 | Parents
Leslie King, LCSW

What can a parent do when the last, precious moments of many busy years of effort and work seem to suddenly culminate in caps and gowns?

Parenting, The Most Important Job You'll Ever Have

Chris Cuthbert | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home
Chris Cuthbert

Assuming all parents will naturally be able to nurture their babies is misguided, and it means we aren't giving parents the support they want and need. This must change.

A New Take on Mother's Day

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.12.2012 | Parents
Marcia G. Yerman

Whenever mothers allow themselves to be touched by the plight of other mothers' children, their perspective expands. From Liberia to Ireland to the Middle East, mothers have come together to bridge the chasm of differences.

Parents Say The Darndest Things!

The Black Sheep Online | Posted 07.11.2012 | College
The Black Sheep Online

By Brendan Bonham Parents--how adorable. Whether they're obsessed with their iProduct du jour or try to chat you up about the latest episode of It's ...

Is the Time Magazine Breastfeeding Cover Over the Line in Terms of Good Taste?

Quora | Posted 07.11.2012 | Parents
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Shannon Turlington, Mother This photo is designed to be shocking and (pardon the pun) titillating. ...

Pickle Juice: A Mother's Day Rememberance

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 04.21.2013 | Parents
Karen Dalton-Beninato

My mother was as colorful as an oil slick. Six years ago I first wrote about her for the new Huffington Post Fearless section; it was easier to sift t...

Top Five Things to Know When Applying to Colleges and Universities

Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz | Posted 07.10.2012 | College
Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz

Parents often ask, "How can I get my son or daughter into the best, highest ranking college?" From 20 years of working with student applicants, I have learned that this is the wrong question to ask.

Why Men Can Be Mothers Too

Carlos A. Ball | Posted 07.10.2012 | Parents
Carlos A. Ball

There are many men in America today, married and single, gay and straight, who mother their children every day. Motherhood is not about who one is; instead, it is about what one does.

How Your Family Can Fly Around the World for (Almost) Free

David Code | Posted 07.10.2012 | Parents
David Code

Many parents either don't realize the power of their credit cards to earn vacations, or else they gave up on frequent flyer points after one frustrating attempt to redeem their miles

Mother's Day: A Time To Say Goodbye To Old Grudges

Suzanne Braun Levine | Posted 07.10.2012 | Fifty
Suzanne Braun Levine

Like many women in midlife, I find Mother's Day as much a reminder of a fraught relationship as a celebration of motherhood. The emotional status of our relationship with them is a major factor in our ongoing reinvention.

Help Your Kid Get The Right First Job In Six Easy Steps

LearnVest | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home
LearnVest

Even if your kid is still a tot, read on for tasks good for teaching responsibility to younger children, and when to start thinking about encouraging them to work outside the home. It's never too early to start teaching the ethics of hard work!

Lee Woodruff: Am I Too Old To Be A Mom?

Lee Woodruff | Posted 07.09.2012 | Fifty
Lee Woodruff

As I swam my laps, I wondered idly if I really was too old to have kids this young? Was biology nature's way of saying, "you won't have the energy for this in a few years?" And yet how many of us are successful at making life fall in line with the perfect time to marry, procreate or change careers?

Ask Tech Expert Jennifer Jolly A Question!

Posted 05.08.2012 | Women

Tech expert Jennifer Jolly will be joining me soon on Mondays with Marlo! Now is your chance to ask her anything you'd like to know about: Her favori...

What to Expect When You're Not Expecting the Unexpected

Laura Rossi Totten | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Laura Rossi Totten

I believe it's what happens when we are faced with the unexpected -- and are forced to change roles -- that progress can happen.

S#*! My Mom Says

Claire Fordham | Posted 07.08.2012 | Women
Claire Fordham

If Oscar Wilde was right and all women become like their mothers, you can forgive me for feeling a little anxious after my parents' last trip to Los Angeles, where my sister and I live.

What Kind of Impact Are You Making on Your Kids?

Kathy Kaehler | Posted 07.07.2012 | Parents
Kathy Kaehler

What we do now as parents is going to play out in our kids' lives later on. I witnessed this in something that just happened with my teens.

S#!t You Should NEVER Say to Your Pregnant Wife!

Karith Foster | Posted 07.07.2012 | Parents
Karith Foster

I didn't immediately start yelling at my husband. I did stare in silence for a good 5-7 seconds, giving him ample time to retract his statement. He did not. And that is when I lost my mind.