This Might Look like a Typical Engagement Photo, but in Reality, It’s Totally Extra

Have you ever noticed that so many people seem to have perfectly manicured hands when posting their super adorable, just-engaged pics? Some might have sensed a proposal was coming and made it a point to keep their manicures up-to-date, so that must be a thing – and probably so is putting off taking those “impromptu”…


Kids Asked How to Microwave Turkeys and Pranking Your Mom Has Never Been Funnier

In case you missed it, one of of the cuter things going ’round the internet these days is kids figuring out ways to troll/prank their parents over text message and then sharing the usually hilarious results on social media. Over Thanksgiving, someone decided to start a new challenge – send your mother a text asking…


Gabrielle Union Chose to Honor Her Family with Her Baby’s Name and We’re in Love

Recently, Gabrielle Union and husband Dwayne Wade announced the birth of their daughter by surrogate – the precious, joyful end to a years-long journey through infertility. The pictures clearly showed that the baby girl will be well-loved in the years to come, but they didn’t announce her name right away. Now, thanks to a tattoo…


15 Hysterically Random Reasons Toddlers Melted Down

If you have a toddler, know a toddler, or was once the owner of a toddler, there’s no doubt that you’ve dealt with (or witnessed) your share of complete meltdowns. What’s special about toddlers, though, is that they don’t actually need a reason to lose their minds and throw themselves down on the floor for…


Jennifer Garner May Be Famous, but Her Car Full of Junk Proves She’s Also a Mom

My car should probably be declared a Hazmat zone. That goes double for my toddler’s carseat and the area immediately surrounding it, but with the hard truth being that he’s going to get back in it tomorrow, the motivation to clean it all up and make it presentable typically eludes me. Actress and mom of…


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Only Moms Will Fully Appreciate These Drawings of Everyday Life with Kids

Artist and mom of two girls Jyldyz Bekova uses her talents as an outlet to share some of the more frustrating – and lovely – everyday moments that occur in the life of a mother. It’s not until you become one, after all, when you understand that privacy is a thing of the past. As…


10 Pregnancy Hacks That Will Help You Survive Those Last Uncomfortable Months

Pregnancy is, in the abstract, cool and mind-blowingly miraculous. I mean…you’re growing a person in your uterus. That’s wild no matter how you slice it (and for me, who has gestated two boys, I could never quite get over the awesome weirdness of being able to grow a penis). That said, miracle or not, pregnancy…


Artists Uses Poignant Comics to Capture Life with His Wife, Newborn, and Hyperactive Dog

Comic book artist Erez Zadok has a weekly series on Instagram called Bundle of Joya, which previously featured his funny experiences with his slightly out-of-control dog, Joya. Since adding a newborn girl, May, to the mix, the comics have only gotten more relatable for parents everywhere. Check out some favorites below, and be sure to…


15 Women Share the Tattoos They 100% Regret Getting

Tattoos are great…unless they aren’t. As someone who has three and likes them all – but had to have one “fixed” after the fact, I would give the following advice: think about what you want ahead of time, have it drawn, then think about it some more. Get recommendations for your artist. Stay sober. All…


12 Moments That Totally Highlight the Fun Side of Parenting

It’s no secret that parenting is hard work. On some days, it can seem like all you’re getting out of it is tears, frustration, work, and piles of funky smelling laundry. Luckily, those days are few and far between, and in the middle are the moments that make it all worth it and then some…