8 Things You Didn’t Know About Gestational Diabetes

Image Point Fr/Shutterstock Pregnancy can be tough, and when you add gestational diabetes into the mix, things can get a lot harder not only physically, but mentally and emotionally as well. Diabetes occurs when the pancreas fails to produce enough insulin to regulate glucose (sugar) in the blood. In the case of GDM (gestational diabetesRead More

12 Reasons Ayesha Curry Is Giving Us #MomGoals

Being that she’s married to NBA superstar Stephen Curry and has shot to culinary fame in the past few years, it’s amazing that cookbook author and Food Network show host Ayesha Curry has time for anything. So, how the heck does she manage to consistently spend quality time with her daughters, 4-year-old Riley and 1-year-oldRead More

8 #InTheTrenches Parenting Moments from Real Moms and Dads

 sico manzer/Shutterstock These true in-the-trenches moments prove parents are troopers for navigating through situations that would make a Judd Apatow movie look clean. Our readers told stories of poop throwing, public puking, and even worse kid disasters on Facebook. Read about all the best messes below—and share your #InTheTrenches moment in the comments! “Once one of my kids cameRead More

Jenna Bush Hager Is Sharing a Powerful Message About Beauty With Her Daughters

Jenna Bush Hager and her family may have been featured in People’s World’s Most Beautiful issue this year, but Bush Hager’s already working on steering her daughters—Poppy Louise, 21 months, and Margaret “Mila” Laura, 4—away from focusing on superficial values, like being “pretty” or “skinny.” The Today show correspondent wrote a letter on the show’s website as part ofRead More

How Fertility-Friendly Is Your State? Find Out!

Syda Productions/Shutterstock If you are struggling to conceive, you aren’t alone. Did you know that 1 in 8 couples have trouble getting pregnant? And 1 in 8 women of reproductive age have received help for infertility in their lifetime. Unfortunately, not all states are created equal when it comes to access to fertility treatments andRead More

Why You Shouldn’t Obsess About Milestones

Odua Images/Shutterstock Our grandson is taking his first steps. Some of his playmates started earlier, and some haven’t started yet, but we’ve learned not to worry about his timing on such things. He’ll let his parents and us know when he’s ready to walk and when he’s ready to run. Comparing your kids to othersRead More