Diane McLean marvels at the outpouring of support for her family as they struggle to rebuild their lives following a shocking explosion that destroyed her apartment building in New York City on Thursday. More »'Astonishing' Kindness After Fire Leaves Single Mom of 3 Homeless
Virgin Australia Airlines has responded to controversial allegations that it kicked a woman off a flight and summoned the police after she refused to stop breastfeeding her 10-month-old son. More »Airline Calls Police on Breastfeeding Mom
Myopia, or near-sightedness, is on the rise in kids. The good news is more time spent outside might reverse this alarming trend. More »Outdoor play helps reduce myopia in kids: Study
Moms shouldn’t worry about counting the minutes spent with their little ones, a new study finds. More »When it Comes to Spending Time With Kids, Quantity Doesn’t Matter
Rebecca Boyd and her daughter Ashley went to the movies Friday, but the night was ruined by two misbehaving teenagers. More »After Daughters Act Up, Mom Turns to Facebook to Make Amends
After five grueling months fighting cancer, 18-year-old Hannah Tate got a huge pick-me-up on Saturday from celebrity hairstylist Tokyo Stylez, who treated her to a gorgeous prom makeover. More »Teen Battling Cancer Gets Big Surprise for Prom
Resilience: Hard-Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life, the new book by Eric Greitens, Rhodes Scholar and former Navy SEAL, is hardly a parenting guide. But, Greitens tells Yahoo Parenting, “As I shared the book with parents, including my own, they said, ‘This has a lot to do with how to raise a resilient child.’” More »10 Tips to Raising Resilient Kids (From a Former Navy Seal)
Has the streaming sunshine illuminated your household's cobwebs and dust? We asked parents how they get their kids involved in spring cleaning. More »Spring cleaning: How to get your kids to help
“So I found out that A: My parents are getting divorced and B: my dad is becoming a woman,” Ben Lehwald, 17, says in a trailer for his family’s new reality show, Becoming Us, kicking off on ABC Family this summer. “Whoa.” More »Transgender Parents: Coming Soon to Your Living Room
Why you need to know what it means when your teen posts ‘HMU4ATBH’ to social media. More »Your Teen May Be Playing This Weird Social Media Selfie Game Right Now
A photo of a mother-of-three wearing a bikini and showing off her “permanently flabby” post-baby figure has gone viral for its empowering message about body image. More »Mom Flaunts 'Permanently Flabby' Bikini Body: 'I Was Blessed Enough to Carry My Babies'
When it comes to discussions about working moms vs. stay-at-home moms, the digital village that brings women together also tears us down. More »Stay-at-home vs. working moms: Can't we share without being attacked?
"Upstairs, now!" "Brush teeth!" Will Ferrell is making us laugh today, talking about what it's like parenting three boys. More »Will Ferrell: Parenthood is like running a prison
Women of Grace. A South Carolina woman’s new essay about being raised by her lesbian mom contains a surprising revelation: she opposes marriage equality. More »Daughter of Two Moms Comes Out Against Gay Marriage
A single mom working three different jobs to support her 8-year-old son was awarded a very special and much-needed gift: A new car. More »Formerly Homeless Single Mom Gets a Generous Gift
As parents, we assume we have a right to tell our kids' stories for them-but we don't, writes Emma Waverman. More »Sharenting: Is it OK to write our kids' stories?
A father who learned of a thwarted mass casualty attack at his son’s school has written an open letter to the suspect that has gone viral. More »Father Writes Letter 'To the Teen Who Planned to Kill My Son'
The vice principal of a California middle school has been placed on administrative leave after he was caught on a student’s phone camera saying, “I just don’t like the black kids.” Joe DiFilippo, an 18-year vet of the Fresno Unified School District, is under investigation for the incident — and on Tuesday he was the target of a protest that had former students chanting, “I love black people,” and “Black power.” More »Students Protest After Principal’s Racist Comment Caught on Camera