You Can't Rain On This Baby's Parade

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The kids are headed back to school and summer's coming to an end. It's time to focus on soaking up every last drop of the season -- rain or shine. Harper's here to give us a lesson in exactly that. Dad Don Swift uploaded a video to YouTube of his daughter experiencing rain for the first... Read more

Mom's Got Talent: 5 Skills Parents Want To Pass On To Their Kids

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As a parent, you want your kids to be just like you, only better. Just like dad, you hope your little quarterback will lead the Pee Wee team all the way to States, right? Or maybe he'll get mom's ability to carry a tune and sing his way to a record deal. No dream is... Read more

Can Moms Really Have It All? Actress Lake Bell Investigates

Lake Bell likes to multitask. She leans towards wanting more and isn’t afraid to ask for help or change her mind along the way. And before giving birth to daughter Nova last October with her husband, well-known tattoo artist Scott Campbell, Bell said she couldn’t understand women who gave up their careers to be full-time... Read more

Watch Boy's Hilarious Reaction to Mom's Pregnancy: 'I Hope You're Not Joking'

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Is it the British accent? His polite articulation? His disbelief? Maybe it's the whole package, but 5-year-old Ethan's reaction to becoming a big brother might just be the best we've seen yet. "Is it in your belly? Are you really having a baby? Is it in there?" he fires off a litany of questions for mom... Read more

Super Lice: How To Protect Your Kids

When you hear that a "super mutant" strain of lice has been found in 25 states, you probably don't feel great about sending your child off to school or daycare, where contagion takes on a super mutant speed of its own. Every year, about 12 million kids between the ages of 3 and... Read more

Celebrate National Dog Day With These Pugs Playing With A Baby

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It's that time of the year month week again, it's National Dog Day! (We know, we know; it seems there's always a holiday to celebrate your fur baby, from National Love Your Pet Day to National Puppy Day.) We just can't help covering the canines, whether the story's about baby bonding... Read more

Photographer Captures Conjoined Twins Before Surgery

brazil-conjoined-twinsMateus André
For photographer Mateus André, an unexpected encounter turned into a moving family photoshoot. While visiting Goiânia, Brazil, he came across a news story about three-month-old conjoined twins from Salvador, Maria Clara and Maria Eduarda. The family is living at Casa do Interior de Goiás in Brazil -- a center where families can live, eat and... Read more

Toms CEO Takes Big Step Forward For Paternity Leave

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Offering paternity leave is one of the smartest business decisions a company can make. That's what Blake Mycoskie -- CEO of Toms Shoes -- thinks. The company's "chief shoe giver" explained in an interview with CNN Money on Sunday. "If a dad doesn't take it or isn't offered it, he's tired," Mycoskie says. "He's... Read more

Twins: The Reason You Need A Talk-Back Monitor

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It pays to have a talk-back video monitor. That's what one mom learned after her twin baby girls tried to get away with gabbing and giggling when they were supposed to be sleeping. In the short clip posted on the mom blogger's Facebook page It's Judy Time, Miya and Keir can be seen standing and... Read more

When His Son Chose An Ariel Doll, This Dad Was Thrilled

Dad reacts to son choosing Ariel dollMikki Willis via Facebook
California flimmaker Mikki Willis's latest video isn't a high-budget production. In fact, it's barely longer than 60 seconds. But it's received millions of views and propelled him to a new level of recognition, all because he's revealed himself to be an accepting father. After his son Azai received a duplicate of a gift, Willis took him to... Read more