Parenting

  • Is Being a Parent Making You Unhappy?

    ABC News’ Anna Wild and JuJu Chang report: Jessie Thompson is a professional photographer and mother of three who loves her children but admits being a parent is not all smiles and sunshine. “For me, the lows are feeling sad when my kids feel sad,”...

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  • 4 Products That Do the Parenting for You

    Hands-Free Bottles, iPad Seats and More

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  • Everest, Lettice and Cosmo: These Are Your Baby's Babies' Names

    Baby Name Predictors Say Place and Ethnic Names Will Reign for Future Generations

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  • 2-Year-Old Gets Adorable 'Ticket'

    Florida Police ‘Ticket’ 2-Year-Old Girl Driving White Convertible A 2-year-old in Jacksonville, Fla., will have to start doing some chores now to pay off the $4 “ticket” she received Tuesday from police officers while driving her white convertible toy car around her apartment complex. The...

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  • ON SALE NOW: Chris Brown - One Hell of a Nite Tour

    Don’t miss Chris Brown performing with Kid Ink, Omarion, Fetty Wap, and Teyana Taylor this summer.

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    Grumpy Baby Is Internet Sensation (15 photos)

    Move over Grumpy Cat. There's a new Grumpy character in town. When Adam Casner, of Decatur, Ill., saw his friend's 9-month-old baby's disgruntled-looking photo, he knew it would be a hit on Reddit. He posted the photo of baby Ryan to the social-sharing site soliciting users to create captions for…

  • 3-Year-Old Announces Mom's Pregnancy

    You can’t blame the girl for being hungry. Adorable 3-year-old Zoey Jackson, of Tucson, Ariz., thought she deserved a special treat for all her hard work breaking some major news. “I have a special announcement to make,” the tiny toddler begins in the YouTube video...

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  • Wendy Williams Sobs, 'My Son Doesn't Like Me'

    Wendy Williams recently broke down in tears on her show for a very personal reason: She's having family problems.        

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    'Little House on the Prairie' Actress Writes Children's Book

    Melissa Gilbert's book "Daisy and Josephine" is about a young girl, her dad and a French bulldog.

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  • Why This British Family Will Never Forget Their Children's Birthdays

    When it comes to birthday party planning, Emily Scrugham and Peter Dunn will have a wham-bam-and-it’s-done approach for the rest of their years. The couple from Cleator Moor in the northern English county of Cumbria are parents to four children, all born on the same...

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  • One Mom's Advice to Protect Young Daughters From Bullying

    Samantha Walravens’ went into “mama bear mode” when her kindergarten daughter told her she was being bullied. “She said, ‘The girls are being mean to me. I don’t want to go to school. They’re not letting me play with them. I want to stay home...

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  • Is the Hands-Off Approach for You?

    ABC News’ Abbie Boudreau reports: The newest parenting trend among such celebrities as Penelope Cruz and “Spider-Man” actor Tobey Maguire has less to do with parenting and more to do with treating little kids like adults. The approach is called RIE, an acronym for Resources...

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    Jury's Out: Cosmo Photoshop Admission, Cyber Bully Punishment

    Dan Abrams gives his take on a mother's public shaming and photo retouching in fashion magazines.

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  • 2nd-Graders Pen the Steps to Falling in Love

    Advice Includes Going to the Pool and Touching Noses While Dancing

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  • Best, Worst Celeb Baby Names of 2013

    What’s in a name? A baby by any other name would be just as cute. Still, poor baby North West. Her name was voted the worst baby name of 2013 by more than 5,000 BabyCenter members. It’s not her fault her name is name is...

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  • Gisele Defends Riding ATV With Baby, No Helmets

    One day after a photo of supermodel Gisele Bundchen‘s riding an ATV with her 1-year-old daughter without helmets blew up online, a representative for the mother of two has come forward to explain. “Gisele was on a private beach driving very, very slowly,” a representative...

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  • Top Chef's Crying Baby Tweet Stirs Up Controversy

    How young is too young to bring a child to a fine dining restaurant?

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  • 2-Year-Old Emotionally Belts Out 'Wrecking Ball'

    We all know what it feels like to get lost in a good song, completely oblivious to our surroundings as we belt out the lyrics as loudly as possible, full of emotion just like we’re the artist performing in front of a sold-out crowd. This...

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