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She was bullied relentlessly in school. Now she’s helping teens change the world.

November 4, 2018

Like so many kids, Val Weisler experienced her fair share of bullying when she was in high school. It left her feeling ostracized and alone, that is until she realized she was far from the only one being bullied. “I thought I was the only person dealing with it, and then I saw another student […]

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This viral post of women getting honest about how they judge each other is a must read.

October 18, 2018

Most of us, if we live long enough, learn the truth in the saying, “Don’t judge someone until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” A Reddit user asked, “What was a decision or choice you judged/didn’t understand until you went through it yourself?” and people had a heyday responding. From getting divorced, to being […]

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24 menincluding a copwere arrested for luring kids for sex using online games.

October 2, 2018

As if parents needed another reason to fret about their kids’ Fortnite obsession, let’s add child predators to the list. New Jersey authorities have announced the outcome of their statewide undercover sting “Operation Open House,” and it should put all parents on watch. A police sergeant, a firefighter, a nurse, and a convicted sex offender […]

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Teens may actually have a better handle on their social media use than we think.

September 28, 2018

Many adults worry about kids and technology, but a new report by Common Sense Media offers a glimmer of hope when it comes to teens and social media. Common Sense media conducted a nationally representative survey of 1141 teens age 13 to 17. The report of the survey, called “Social Media, Social Life; Teens Reveal […]

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This stay-at-home mom’s post about ‘not working’ has been shared over 400,000 times.

September 24, 2018

The number of stay-at-home moms is on the rise in America. From 1967 to 1999, the country saw a gradual decline in moms who stay home, but over the past nine years, the trend has reversed. A Redbook study found that 90 percent of stay-at-home moms are happy with their domestic career, but that doesn’t […]

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Bedtime battles got you down, parents? These tweets will have you laughing in solidarity.

September 23, 2018

Few aspects of parenting unite the masses like bedtime. Sure, there are some superhuman parents who manage to wrangle their offspring into bed with a minimal amount of effort and agony. But then there are the rest of us. If the idea of putting your loinfruit down for the night causes you to twitch uncontrollably, […]

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This mom-daughter relationship proves older kids in foster care are worth a second look.

September 21, 2018

Ever since Liz was a young girl, she knew she wanted to adopt. This feeling only solidified as she grew into a determined and passionate woman. As a teacher of 20-plus years and an avid community service provider, she always felt pulled toward the idea of helping kids in need. “I knew there were a […]

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Mom rips into husbands who expect their wives to do housework in crazy viral Facebook post.

September 8, 2018

It’s 2018, and as a civilization, we’ve come a long way. No, there are no flying cars (yet), but we all carry tiny supercomputers in our pockets, can own drones, and can argue with strangers from all around the world as long as they have internet access. And yet women are still having to ask […]

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5 reasons parenting is the world’s hardest job and what makes it all worthwhile.

August 25, 2018

Parenting is the hardest job on the planet. Air traffic control? Super stressful job. Brain surgeon? Not for the faint of heart. But parents take on the most relentless and challenging work on Earth every single day. Here’s what makes raising humans the toughest job: 1. The responsibility is immense, and the stakes are incredibly […]

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This model who breastfed on the runway says she’s not the one who should make headlines.

August 15, 2018

Mara Martin was chosen as one of the Sports Illustrated Swim Search finalists just five months after giving birth. Sports Illustrated named the young mom one of its Sweet 16 finalists during a model search in Miami. But Martin took balancing motherhood and work to another level when she walked the runway while breastfeeding her […]

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