• 31 Things I Want My Middle-School Son To Know By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    31 THINGS I WANT MY MIDDLE-SCHOOL SON TO KNOW

    As you navigate middle school, I have a few things I'd like you to know: 1. Not everyone will get you. Be patient. You will continue...

    Teeth, Face, Teens, Tweens
  • It's Time For A Paid Family Leave Option That Works - And This Plan Could Be It By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    IT'S TIME FOR A PAID FAMILY LEAVE OPTION THAT WORKS - AND THIS PLAN COULD BE IT

    For some moms, decisions about when and how much to work while our children are young are among the hardest we will make. For other...

    Plan, Mom, Baby, Working Mom
  • 20 Tweets Every Mom Of Boys Will Relate To By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    20 TWEETS EVERY MOM OF BOYS WILL RELATE TO

    Having a son is an incredible blessing, and other boy moms understand this. There's an unspoken bond we all have with one another;...

    Mom, Child, The Motherhood Experience
  • A Shout Out To The Grandparents Raising Their Grandchildren By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    A SHOUT OUT TO THE GRANDPARENTS RAISING THEIR GRANDCHILDREN

    When I was growing up, my father was in and out of jail, so my mother was struggling to manage being a single mother of three kids....

    Mom, Hair, Relationships, Scary Mommy 2
  • Good People Of The Internet: We Need To Have A Talk By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    GOOD PEOPLE OF THE INTERNET: WE NEED TO HAVE A TALK

    Folks. Let's have a little chat, shall we? Since we're all living in this massive web known as the Internet, I think it's time we set...

    Living
  • To Moms Of Wild Kids: I'm Sorry I Judged You By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    TO MOMS OF WILD KIDS: I'M SORRY I JUDGED YOU

    I remember being at a play date eight years ago. My first born was a toddler, and I was pregnant with his sister. I'd already faced...

    Pregnant, Mom, Sleep, Baby, Face, Child, Lips, The Motherhood Experience
  • I Don't Save My Kids' Stuff Because It Gives Me Anxiety By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    I DON'T SAVE MY KIDS' STUFF BECAUSE IT GIVES ME ANXIETY

    Walking into my daughter's room this morning, I caught glimpse of her school project lying on the floor - there were colored pencils,...

    Hair, Home, Living
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 20, 2018

    WHAT TO DO WHEN A FRIEND HAS A CHILD WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

    Imagine you're out at the park with your child who is on the spectrum. Or what about if you've mustered up the energy to pack up your...

    Child, Friendship, Special Needs
  • Teacher In Trouble For Making Students Pancakes During Standardized Test By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    TEACHER IN TROUBLE FOR MAKING STUDENTS PANCAKES DURING STANDARDIZED TEST

    Teacher making pancakes during standardized testing deemed a “distraction” by school My kids are in the middle of standardized test...

    Hands, Face, News
  • Senate Votes Unanimously To Allow Newborns On The Chamber Floor By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    SENATE VOTES UNANIMOUSLY TO ALLOW NEWBORNS ON THE CHAMBER FLOOR

    Senate unanimously agrees to allow newborns onto the chamber floor just in time for Tammy Duckworth to bring her baby One huge, important...

    Child, Baby, Trending
  • High Schooler Takes Mom To Prom And The Internet Can't Handle The Sweetness By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    HIGH SCHOOLER TAKES MOM TO PROM AND THE INTERNET CAN'T HANDLE THE SWEETNESS

    His mom missed her own prom - so he made sure she got one Prom night is practically a rite of passage for high school students. Which...

    Mom, Drop, Trending
  • Turns Out, Barbie Has A Last Name - And The Internet Is Freaking Out By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    TURNS OUT, BARBIE HAS A LAST NAME - AND THE INTERNET IS FREAKING OUT

    Barbie has a last name, and now everything has changed Get ready to have your mind blown. It's been officially revealed that Barbie...

    Trending
  • Disney Princess Fans Will Lose All Chill Over The New Toms X Disney Collection By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    DISNEY PRINCESS FANS WILL LOSE ALL CHILL OVER THE NEW TOMS X DISNEY COLLECTION

    Toms x Disney has every whimsical pair of shoes and shades your family needs this summer I'm just going to come right out and say it:...

    Sleep, Power, Trending
  • NHL Player Refuses To Give Up Until Little Girl Gets Puck He Meant To Be Hers By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    NHL PLAYER REFUSES TO GIVE UP UNTIL LITTLE GIRL GETS PUCK HE MEANT TO BE HERS

    Capitals hockey player Brett Connelly makes sure a girl watching the game got her puck Washington Capitals right winger, Brett Connelly,...

    Hands, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    DINOSAUR FINGERLINGS ARE NOW A THING AND YOUR KIDS ARE GOING TO FLIP

    “Untamed” is a new line of Fingerlings and it's all about dinosaurs If your home was overrun last holiday season by Fingerlings, you're...

    Mom, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    BROADWAY ACTRESS FROM ‘FROZEN' CANCELS PERFORMANCE DUE TO ‘MASSIVE ANXIETY ATTACK'

    Patti Murin cancels performance due to ‘massive anxiety attack' In an inspiring Instagram post, Broadway's Patti Murin - also known...

    Depression, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    PEOPLE ARE SHOWING THEIR TEETH ON FACEBOOK AND IT'S CREEPY AF

    Over the years, I've sat not so quietly by as my friends have pushed stick on nail art, fancy house cleaning products, hand towels...

    Teeth, Nail, Lips, Legs, Ass, Face, Food, Hands, Living
  • When You Lose Your Sh*t - For No Good Reason By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    WHEN YOU LOSE YOUR SH*T - FOR NO GOOD REASON

    Today I woke up in a normal mood. I didn't have a ton of zip, but I wasn't in a bad mood either. Nothing major was on my mind. I didn't...

    Sleep, Food, Mental Health, The Motherhood Experience
  • What It's Like To Live With Anxiety When Your Child Has Chronic Conditions By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE WITH ANXIETY WHEN YOUR CHILD HAS CHRONIC CONDITIONS

    When your child first gets diagnosed with a life-altering condition, the world kind of spins out of control for a bit, especially when...

    Sleep, Depression, Child, Autism Spectrum, ADHD, Health, Wellness, Special Needs
  • When Anxiety Triggers Anger By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 19, 2018

    WHEN ANXIETY TRIGGERS ANGER

    I clench my teeth and my fingers come tightly together. This must be a flashback of a time when someone must have triggered me into...

    Teeth, Friendship, Mental Health