The field at University of Phoenix stadium was a sea of hugs and kisses Sunday night after the New England Patriots pulled off an incredible victory over the Seattle Seahawks. But one of those kisses has created quite a stir. More »Patriots Coach Bill Belichick Under Fire for Kissing Daughter at Super Bowl
Flying with kids isn’t easy for anyone — the parents, the nearby passengers, the flight attendants. And hostility between parents and airlines seems to be reaching an all-time high, with stories of families getting kicked off flights regularly making headlines. More »Mom With Baby Kicked Off Plane After Fight With Flight Attendant
A 9-year-old boy who boasted to a classmate that he could make him vanish has disappeared himself – from school. More »Fourth-Grader Suspended for 'Lord of the Rings' Magic
Although it may not be popular opinion, Ian Mendes defends Nationwide's decision to air their powerful ad during the Super Bowl. More »Nationwide Insurance got it right with their controversial Super Bowl ad
I’m a solo single mom. My son’s dad is not involved in his life. When I was diagnosed with cancer — my promise to be my little boy’s everything got even more real. More »'My Promise to Be My Little Boy's Everything Got Even More Real'
We all know it’s important to encourage children’s interests. But Maryland mom Charmaine Britt took support to a whole new level when she gave her daughter Breana Britt the green light to start her own baking business nearly five years ago — when “Bree” was just 12 years old. “She kept asking me and trying to convince me, so I finally said, ‘Well, you can start it online with you baking and me doing deliveries and we’ll see how it goes,’” Charmaine, 38, tells Yahoo Parenting. More »This 16-Year-Old Is Quietly Building a Treats Empire
More than one thousand children competed to become the eighth NFL PLAY 60 Super Kid and score a trip to the Super Bowl on February 1, but a 12-year-old boy named Bobby Sena clinched the most votes to win – and not because the Orlando pre-teen looks just like the Pittsburgh Steelers pro Troy Polamalu (below). More »Meet The Cutie Who Gets to Kick Off the Super Bowl
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West live their life in the public eye, so it should come as no surprise that they’re talking openly about their efforts to give daughter North a sibling. “Yeah, we’re trying,” West said on The Ellen DeGeneres show Thursday morning. More »In Praise of Kim Kardashian's Honesty About Baby No. 2
No matter where you fall in the birth order, chances are you’ve heard these common stereotypes: The older sibling is responsible, the youngest is the baby, and the middle child is ignored. Well, according to one study, at least two of these adages may hold some weight. More »The Youngest Is the Funniest — and More Sibling Traits, According to Science
When 16-year-old Gabi Finlayson went to Paris with her mother and brother in December, she only bought one thing: a light pink dress with lace overlay that fell just below the knee. She planned to wear it to an upcoming high school dance. “I loved it,” she tells Yahoo Parenting. “It reminded me of Audrey Hepburn. It seemed like a classic dress I could wear forever.” More »High-Schooler Told to Cover Up for Exposing Her Shoulder
When Heather Choate was 10 weeks pregnant with her sixth child, she received devastating news: A breast cancer diagnosis. More »Mom of 6 Gets Good News After Refusing to End Pregnancy to Battle Cancer
When my ex-husband and I divorced my economic situation took an abrupt downturn. My son and I moved from a luxurious home in an affluent suburb to a small apartment in a blue collar neighborhood. Our new home had none of the frills and extra amenities like the home we left behind. More »I Lived in Poverty to Save My Son From Daycare
While postpartum depression is something we watch for closely, an Australian study indicates that later maternal depression may be more common. More »Maternal depression more likely four years postpartum: Study
Search for the words “Infectious diseases” online and you’ll be inundated with an onslaught of scary information. There are 37 confirmed cases of measles in seven states. In California, 30 babies have been placed under home isolation due to possible exposure to measles after a December outbreak at Disneyland. There’s thewhooping cough epidemic, the largest outbreak since 1955. And the flu, a virus responsible for hospitalizing nearly 10,000 people since October, shows no signs of slowing. More »Should Pediatricians Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Families?
California dad Carl Krawitt has asked his 6-year-old son’s school to take an unusual step in the fight against measles: Require all students to be fully vaccinated, despite the fact that 7 percent of them are exempt because of their parents’ personal beliefs. Krawitt made the request of the school, Reed Elementary in Tiburon, because his son Rhett just won a long battle with leukemia, leaving him immune compromised and unable to get vaccinated as he recovers. More »Dad's Plea to School: Ban Unvaccinated Kids to Save My Son's Life
If you don't give your kids books they can treat every which way, how will they ever learn to care about books at all? More »Family Literacy Day: The secret to raising readers
A new documentary gives a glimpse into family life so out of the norm, its director has described feeling like she “discovered a long-lost tribe from the Amazon” regarding the day she first found her subjects. More »Inside the Bizarre Life of the 'Wolfpack' Kids
A Winnipeg mom was charged with child abandonment after leaving her kid home alone for 90 minutes, and the court's decision may mean big changes in Canadian law. More »Should leaving school-aged kids home alone be illegal?
Last week, my 6-year-old son had his name blessed as part of a first-grade Sunday school ritual at our temple. More »The Complicated Choice to Raise My Kids Jewish
Here’s one to file under “stars are just like us”: NFL celeb and father of two Jay Cutler had a childcare freak-out — via text — during wife Kristin Cavallari’s out-of-town trip recently. More »NFL Star's Frantic Text: 'Need U Home ASAP. All Hell Has Broken Loose'
Three days after Graham Gentles was fired without warning from the Pasadena Target where he worked last July, the 22-year-old committed suicide. More »Mom Blames Target for 22-Year-Old Son's Suicide, Files Lawsuit
There’s no question that Nutella is delicious — but would you name your child after it? A baby in the French city of Valenciennes was recently named for the chocolate-hazelnut spread, but a local judge renamed her Ella after ruling that the moniker Nutella wasn’t in the child’s best interest, according to the newspaper La Voix du Nord. More »Judge Vetoes Parents' Baby Name