• By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    UTAH FATHERS NOW LEGALLY REQUIRED TO PAY HALF OF PREGNANCY COSTS

    The bill's sponsors say Utah will be the first in the U.S. to declare fathers have a legal duty to pay for prenatal support A new law...

    Pregnancy, Abortion, Child, Plan, News
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    TWO COPS HELD A BLACK ARMY LIEUTENANT AT GUNPOINT AND PEPPER-SPRAYED HIM

    Lieutenant Caron Nazario is now suing the two Virginia cops Caron Nazario, a lieutenant in the U.S. Army Medical Corps, is suing two...

    General
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    JOJO SIWA SAYS TO YOUNG FANS ‘YOU CAN BE IN LOVE WITH WHOEVER YOU WANT'

    Siwa said she's glad to help fans see they can love whomever they choose JoJo Siwa presented at the GLAAD Media Awards this past week,...

    Mom, Entertainment, LGBTQ, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    SNL'S HILARIOUS ICEBERG THAT SANK THE TITANIC SKIT IS REQUIRED VIEWING

    Bowen Yang deserves an award for this performance The “Weekend Update” segment of Saturday Night Live is always one of my favorite...

    Ass, Entertainment, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    ‘PERIOD BOXES' ARE A GREAT WAY TO NAVIGATE THE PUBERTY DISCUSSION WITH YOUR KIDS

    On the day we were scheduled to find out the sex of our twins , I was ecstatic and so was my wife. As the wand glided from side to...

    Face, Belly, Hands, Baby, Health & Wellness, Teens, Tweens
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    YOU DON'T HAVE TO EXPLAIN YOUR BOUNDARIES

    I'm intuitive and hyper-aware of my surroundings at all times - yay for PTSD and trauma responses! In some ways it's pretty cool to...

    Relationships, Brand-Safe
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    GRIEVING BEFORE DEATH: THE TRUTH ABOUT ANTICIPATORY GRIEF

    The first time I grieved the loss of my mother was in 2016. I was sitting in my therapist's office beside a small table lamp and a...

    Depression, Loss & Grieving, Brand-Safe
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    MEGHAN MARKLE WILL NOT ATTEND PRINCE PHILIP'S FUNERAL

    Markle was advised by her physician not to travel due to her pregnancy Funeral arrangements are underway for the late Prince Philip....

    Pregnancy, Plan, Child, Trending
  • The White House Releases Official Kamala Harris Portrait And It's Stunning By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    THE WHITE HOUSE RELEASES OFFICIAL KAMALA HARRIS PORTRAIT AND IT'S STUNNING

    The perfect portrait was captured by Lawrence Jackson, chief photographer for the vice president On Friday , the White House released...

    Politics, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    IS IUI THE FERTILITY TREATMENT FOR YOU? HERE'S WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

    Infertility - the inability to conceive after unprotected sex for a year - affects millions. So sometimes we need a little science...

    Infertility, Pregnancy, SEO
  • The One With Behind-The-Scenes Photos Of The ‘Friends' Reunion By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    THE ONE WITH BEHIND-THE-SCENES PHOTOS OF THE ‘FRIENDS' REUNION

    Even Matthew Perry shared a first-look at the Friends reunion taping Pivot! The cornerstone of '90s television gears up to start filming...

    Entertainment, Trending
  • Amanda Gorman's Poetry Book Is Racking Up The Accolades By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    AMANDA GORMAN'S POETRY BOOK IS RACKING UP THE ACCOLADES

    Amanda Gorman is now a best-selling author After the year Amanda Gorman has had, it should come as no surprise you can now add “Best-Selling...

    Entertainment, Trending
  • Someone Adopt This ‘Small Dog Who Hates Men And Children,' Please By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    SOMEONE ADOPT THIS ‘SMALL DOG WHO HATES MEN AND CHILDREN,' PLEASE

    Prancer needs a forever home if you are up for this challenge You know how sometimes you buy something online based on the product...

    Lifestyle, Trending
  • Dating While Fat? Swipefat Is The Podcast You Didn't Know You Needed By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    DATING WHILE FAT? SWIPEFAT IS THE PODCAST YOU DIDN'T KNOW YOU NEEDED

    A couple months ago, I was mindlessly scrolling down my TikTok FYP when I found a video of an adorable plus-size woman sipping wine...

    Body Image, Relationships, Brand-Safe
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    ADHD AND PUBERTY: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

    The normal signs were there, a changing voice, a few pimples and a couple of extra inches. Puberty had arrived , but it brought with...

    Disabilities, Teens, Tweens
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    EVEN WHEN LIFE RETURNS TO ‘NORMAL,' IT'LL TAKE YOUR MIND A WHILE TO CATCH UP

    It's been more than a year since the World Health Organization declared we were in fact living in a global pandemic. Since that sad...

    Vaccination, Coronavirus, Brand-Safe
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    FLORIDA WOMAN WHO COUGHED ON CANCER PATIENT SENTENCED TO 30 DAYS IN JAIL

    She purposely coughed on the brain tumor patient last summer while throwing a fit at Pier 1 A Florida woman was recently sentenced...

    Tumors, Cancer, Brain, Coronavirus, Trending
  • If You're Over The Wire And Charger Mess At Home, This Solution Is For You By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    IF YOU'RE OVER THE WIRE AND CHARGER MESS AT HOME, THIS SOLUTION IS FOR YOU

    In a day and age when toddlers have tablets , teens have the latest cell phones , and parents have - well - all of the above, our outlets...

    Arm, Power, Home & Kitchen, Spotted, Affiliate
  • The Problem With Being Pro-Choice And The Mother To A Boy With Down Syndrome By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    THE PROBLEM WITH BEING PRO-CHOICE AND THE MOTHER TO A BOY WITH DOWN SYNDROME

    I am pro-choice. I am also mother to a 12-year-old boy with Down syndrome. At first blush those two things don't seem to be cause for...

    Pregnant, Pregnancy, Disability, Abortion, Disabilities, Social Issues
  • The Day My Son Asked If The Police Were At Our House To Kill Him By Scary Mommy   -   Apr 12, 2021

    THE DAY MY SON ASKED IF THE POLICE WERE AT OUR HOUSE TO KILL HIM

    It started with a toy bubble gun. My son, thrilled that it was finally monthly allowance day, had been begging his dad to take him...

    Knees, Hands, Eye, Social Issues, Brand-Safe