Mom Took a Photo of Her Kindergartner Struggling With Virtual Learning. Parents Everywhere Relate.

The unexpected and total shift to virtual learning that so many families experienced last year was hard for everyone involved. Teachers had to come up with new and innovative ways to connect with their students. Kids had to adjust the way they learned, and they had to do it in an environment that, oftentimes, was less than optimal. Parents were...

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The Live-Action Clifford the Big Red Dog Is Really Freaking People Out

Making live-action versions of shows and movies that were previously animated is all the rage these days, and even powerhouses like Disney have had only moderate success in pleasing audiences. Some, like Aladdin, have been huge hits while others, like Mulan, pretty much flopped. I’m not sure any of them have freaked people out quite like a...

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The First-Grade Math Problem That Stumped a Graduate From MIT

Math is hard for a lot of people, whether it’s first grade math or something more advanced. For other people – like, say, someone who graduated from MIT with a degree that required many, many courses in math – it’s a bit easier. But that doesn’t mean something simple can’t still trip you up – which is...

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10 Kids Who Are So Wonderfully Strange and Hilarious

The compliment “you’re so weird…I love it” is a common thing in our house. I want my kids to know that yes, they are absolutely strange little creatures, but no, there’s nothing wrong with that. I have to think that these 10 kids definitely hear that at home, too – and I hope nobody makes them feel badly about...

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These Kids Who Are as Weird as They Are Awesome

There is not a child in the world who is not completely and wonderfully weird. All human beings are born with these amazing, free little minds, but over the years, we lose it. These 9 kiddos are still in the midst of the blissful strangeness of childhood, and so let’s all just revel in it together. I guess we all knew the answer to that. I...

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These Kids Are Super, Duper Weird in the Best Possible Way

There is a brief time in childhood where kids say what they think and do what seems right and they do not have a care in the world whether or not it’s “normal.” It’s pure and it’s hilarious and sure, it’s weird, but that’s so human, right? If you love that stage like I do, you’re going to adore these...

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12 Funny Parents Who Are Starting Their Day off With Fire Jokes

No one really thought the first day of a new year was going to wipe the whole horrible slate clean, right? It’s a nice idea, but 24 hours late we’re all still dealing with the stuff we were handling yesterday. At least we have parents like these 12 to keep it real, and keep us laughing, as the days and weeks keep rolling on. 12. What...

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Kick Back and Let These 11 Parents Start Your Week Off With a Laugh

Being able to laugh with other parents about the ridiculousness that is day-to-day life with kids is one of the things getting us through these trying times…in fact, some days it’s the only thing getting us through. If you’re in need of some giggles today, we’ve got good news – these 11 parents are coming through. Sit...

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14 People Share Their Most Embarrassing Childhood Memories

There’s no way to escape childhood without thoroughly embarrassing yourself, usually in an epic way, and almost always more than once. It’s just part of learning to be human, and let’s be honest – it’s not like adults are exactly immune. If you want some reminders of how horrifyingly uncomfortable being a kid can be,...

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New Dad Wonders if He Was Wrong to Leave the Delivery Room After His Fiance Yelled Another Man’s Name

You’ve probably heard stories about people shouting out the wrong name in the bedroom, or saying the wrong name at the altar , but you might never have considered someone shouting an ex’s name while delivering a baby. It makes it more complicated, I think, because the man in the room has a reason to be there aside from the woman, and...

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