• When You Hate Your Sister-In-Law By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 18, 2019

    WHEN YOU HATE YOUR SISTER-IN-LAW

    I just spent several days with my sister-in-law. She ended up at the same beach house as my family. My husband assured me that my SIL...

    Sleep, Baby, Relationships
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 18, 2019

    I DESERVE TO TAKE UP SPACE, AND I MAKE NO APOLOGIES

    “Black women will always be too loud in a world that never intended on listening to them.” I recently heard this powerful quote, and...

    Power, Social Issues, Women's Issues
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 18, 2019

    THIS IS THE ULTIMATE '90S NOSTALGIA PLAYLIST

    In terms of pop culture, everyone loves the '90s. Some of our favorite things are products of the '90s, from shows like Friends, to...

    Eye, Lifestyle
  • Hell Yes: Former ‘Bachelor' Star Hit The Red Carpet With Hairy Legs By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    HELL YES: FORMER ‘BACHELOR' STAR HIT THE RED CARPET WITH HAIRY LEGS

    Bekah Martinez, a former contestant on The Bachelor, decided to ditch the razor before walking the red carpet While most women who...

    Mom, Hair, Legs, Motherhood, Trending
  • Husband Worried Nobody Would Show Up For His El Paso Shooting Victim Wife's Funeral Surprised By Over 1,000 Strangers By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    HUSBAND WORRIED NOBODY WOULD SHOW UP FOR HIS EL PASO SHOOTING VICTIM WIFE'S FUNERAL SURPRISED BY OVER 1,000 STRANGERS

    Antonio Basco asked the people of El Paso to come out for his wife's funeral, and they showed up in masses During a tumultuous and...

    Hands, News, Trending
  • NRA Lobbyist: ‘How Do You Tell A 10-Yr-Old She Can't Keep The Assault Weapon She Got For Christmas' By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    NRA LOBBYIST: ‘HOW DO YOU TELL A 10-YR-OLD SHE CAN'T KEEP THE ASSAULT WEAPON SHE GOT FOR CHRISTMAS'

    Florida NRA lobbyist spoke to state economists and drew heavy criticism for her comments on a proposed assault rifle ban On Friday,...

    Mom, News, Politics
  • Patagonia Employer Has The Best Response To Mom Breastfeeding During Meeting By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    PATAGONIA EMPLOYER HAS THE BEST RESPONSE TO MOM BREASTFEEDING DURING MEETING

    The retail giant allows parents to work and spend time with their kids It's never easy to return to work after maternity leave. There...

    Mom, Child, Eye, Baby, Trending, Working Mom
  • Target's New Line Of Halloween Succulents Are Cute And Creepy By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    TARGET'S NEW LINE OF HALLOWEEN SUCCULENTS ARE CUTE AND CREEPY

    We are SO here for this Sure, the Fourth of July seems like it was yesterday and Labor Day hasn't even arrived, but it's time to think...

    Best Halloween Ideas, Trending
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    9 REASONS MOMS AREN'T IN THE MOOD TO GET IT ON

    Remember when you first met your partner and getting busy was part of your daily cardio? Date night usually meant dinner, a movie,...

    Peeling, Mom, Eye, Cardio, Sex, Sex & Relationships, Sponsored
  • My Tween Has A Crush And I Have Big Feelings By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    MY TWEEN HAS A CRUSH AND I HAVE BIG FEELINGS

    I hadn't spoken to my tween in hours. She'd met a boy, just a year older, at my cousin's wedding reception. They were joined at the...

    Legs, Lean, Baby, Teens, Tweens
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    WHY IT'S SO HARD TO LEAVE A TOXIC OR ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP

    Recently I have been talking to a friend who has been dealing with an abuser for the better part of a decade. Even though they are...

    Power, Relationships, Sex & Relationships
  • What Fat People Want You To Know About Sex And Relationships By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 17, 2019

    WHAT FAT PEOPLE WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT SEX AND RELATIONSHIPS

    I run a private Facebook group where self-described fat people gather to discuss issues relating to life in a fat body. For the last...

    Sex, Sex & Relationships
  • Americans Are Having Fewer Babies Than Ever By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    AMERICANS ARE HAVING FEWER BABIES THAN EVER

    It certainly may not seem like it, but people are having fewer children. We've been hearing that the population is declining, and many...

    Infertility, Child, Baby, Pregnancy, Social Issues
  • How To Not Lose Your Sh*t On Your Kids When You're Exhausted By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    HOW TO NOT LOSE YOUR SH*T ON YOUR KIDS WHEN YOU'RE EXHAUSTED

    “Mommy, you seem a little cranky. Did you not sleep well last night?” My 10-year-old said this to me just this morning. As much as...

    Sleep, Child, Drop, Health & Wellness, Parenting
  • By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    FIRST GRADERS FIND UNLOCKED GUN BELONGING TO ARMED SCHOOL OFFICIAL

    The gun belonged to a school official and was in an unlocked case left inside a classroom We've heard the arguments for arming teachers...

    Hands, Concealer, Arm, News, Social Issues
  • Ugly Halloween Sweaters Are The New Ugly Christmas Sweaters And We're Here For It By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    UGLY HALLOWEEN SWEATERS ARE THE NEW UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATERS AND WE'RE HERE FOR IT

    Ugly sweater parties aren't just for Christmas anymore... Whether you love them or loathe ‘em, ugly sweater parties are one of the...

    Best Halloween Ideas, Trending
  • ‘OITNB' Star Danielle Brooks Hilariously Calls Out Problem With Maternity Clothes By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    ‘OITNB' STAR DANIELLE BROOKS HILARIOUSLY CALLS OUT PROBLEM WITH MATERNITY CLOTHES

    Danielle Brooks is here to belt about the struggle that is finding cute maternity clothes when you're plus-sized Look, there are many...

    Pregnant, Pregnancy, Child, Trending
  • I Am Being Held Hostage By My Kids By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    I AM BEING HELD HOSTAGE BY MY KIDS

    “I am being held hostage by my kids,” I said in a message to a friend when she asked how I was doing. It seemed funnier than saying...

    Kids, Motherhood, Parenting
  • What To Do When Your Child Hates School By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR CHILD HATES SCHOOL

    I had high hopes for my daughter's first day of school. She is friendly, outgoing, generous, funny, and kind, and she loved pre-K....

    Child, Challenges, Education, Kids
  • If I Could Do It All Over Again, I Wouldn't Have Kids By Scary Mommy   -   Aug 16, 2019

    IF I COULD DO IT ALL OVER AGAIN, I WOULDN'T HAVE KIDS

    If I could do it all over again, I wouldn't have kids. Please don't confuse that sentence with the statement “I don't want my kids.”...

    Depression, Health & Wellness, Motherhood, Parenting