Family

How not to run the motherhood marathon

Ready? Set? Go! New moms, open your heart and slow down!

Looking for volunteer work? You can cuddle newborn babies

Infants experiencing withdrawal from opioid exposure are successfully being treated with volunteer cuddlers in a new 'CALM' program.

Three-year-old boy melts hearts as he comforts dying baby brother

The simple words this three-year-old spoke to his brother are heartbreaking and beautiful.

A CCD teacher’s top 5 ways to keep teens interested in God

Research shows that the decision to leave the church happens most often between the ages of 10 and 17.

3 things parents can do when good kids have ‘problem friends’

Dr. Gregory Popcak gives advice on how to help children when their friends are bad influences. Plus, how to help our kids become influential leaders…

6 fun crafts & activities to do with your children during Lent

Little crafts, readings, short prayers, giant coloring posters and other suggestions to help your children experience the season with you.

My secret to being a more patient parent

Some days just finding time to brush my teeth feels like a small miracle. So how can I be patient with a stubborn child? The solution to my short temper surprised me.

Simple style: Baby slings for new moms, made by mothers

This sling isn't exactly a new invention—but its practical comfort has made a beautiful modern comeback.

5 strategies for better quality sleep on fewer hours

A new study shows that moms get less sleep than dads, so check out our tips for making sure every second of those zzz's count.

Your kids know way more about your marriage than you think

I discovered that my two-year-old child knows a lot more about my marital life (and the world) than I would have guessed.

Keeping my second baby’s gender a mystery was harder than my first

My friends, family and I were all absolutely convinced my baby would be a specific gender.

The key to raising children into successful adults

Are you overprotective? Free range? A new study examined the effects of 5 different parenting styles on children to determine which one produces the most socially adjusted adults.

This baby detected his mother’s breast cancer, saving her life

When baby Teddy began rejecting just her right breast, mom Sarah Boyle suspected there was more going on than just fussiness.

Adamant counting toddler won’t believe that ‘4’ comes before ‘5’ (VIDEO)

"It's 1, 2, 3, 5," insists Aaliyah. And she won't back down ... Someone sign…

It’s impossible not to pray after seeing this image of a boy suffering from cancer (PHOTO)

Jessica Metinger posted a photo of her son Drake, sick from the effects of chemo, to show "reality": "Life isn't…