• Family Dinners Are Overrated, And This Is Why By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    FAMILY DINNERS ARE OVERRATED, AND THIS IS WHY

    I've heard it all before. You've probably heard it too. “Family dinnertime is the most important part of the day.” “A family who eats...

    Drugs, Depression, Asthma, Living, The Motherhood Experience
  • Stop Parking Like An A**hole, Folks By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    STOP PARKING LIKE AN A**HOLE, FOLKS

    Imagine this: You find out you have to catch a last minute flight to your hometown. The flight leaves in less than four hours, the...

    Teeth, Skin, Living
  • Nearly Half Of New Cancer Patients Spend All Their Life Savings On Treatment By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    NEARLY HALF OF NEW CANCER PATIENTS SPEND ALL THEIR LIFE SAVINGS ON TREATMENT

    This new cancer study is just more bad news about our unsustainable healthcare system It's not news to anyone that healthcare is far...

    Cancer, News
  • 8 Things Not To Say To Someone After A Miscarriage By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    8 THINGS NOT TO SAY TO SOMEONE AFTER A MISCARRIAGE

    It's a question I'm asked regularly: “My friend/sister/cousin/just miscarried. How can I help her? What should I say?” I've had four...

    Miscarriage, Miscarriage & Stillbirth
  • Video Shows Florida Cop Punching 14-Year-Old Girl Pinned To The Ground By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    VIDEO SHOWS FLORIDA COP PUNCHING 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL PINNED TO THE GROUND

    Cameras caught cop punching a child who he had pinned to ground Cameras caught a Florida cop punching a 14-year-old girl, who he had...

    Child, News
  • Sweeping New Study Says Not Exercising Is Worse For Your Health Than Smoking By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    SWEEPING NEW STUDY SAYS NOT EXERCISING IS WORSE FOR YOUR HEALTH THAN SMOKING

    Not exercising is a pretty dangerous health choice, according to a new study It's not really shocking to hear that exercise is extremely...

    News
  • Deciding When It's Time To Put Your Pet Down Is Agonizing By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    DECIDING WHEN IT'S TIME TO PUT YOUR PET DOWN IS AGONIZING

    Bea and I have been together since I was 21. I adopted her and her sister, Sassy, from a friend almost 13 years ago. Bea was just over...

    Hands, Living
  • Why I Hate October By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    WHY I HATE OCTOBER

    The day I had yearned for had finally arrived. After a biopsy of a painful breast lump, the doctor delivered the words no woman wants...

    Breast, Cancer, Breasts, Nipples, Plan, Skin, Health, Wellness
  • Every Parent Needs To Hear This Message On Choking By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    EVERY PARENT NEEDS TO HEAR THIS MESSAGE ON CHOKING

    I'm going to lose her. I heard a noise from the bathroom. The bathroom where my daughter had been happily singing the alphabet song...

    Hands, Face, Arm, Health, Wellness
  • Why High School Start Times Need To Be Later By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    WHY HIGH SCHOOL START TIMES NEED TO BE LATER

    Every morning Alexa screams at us to get up our alarm goes off at 6 a.m. and we all dread it. This isn't a form of self-torture; this...

    Sleep, Teens
  • When Your Seemingly ‘Nice' Parent Is Actually Toxic By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 22, 2018

    WHEN YOUR SEEMINGLY ‘NICE' PARENT IS ACTUALLY TOXIC

    For my entire life, I have always had the mom that everyone wished was their mom. Or, at the very least, the mom who made most of my...

    Mom, General
  • These Hand And Foot Warmers Will Keep You So Cozy This Fall By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    THESE HAND AND FOOT WARMERS WILL KEEP YOU SO COZY THIS FALL

    Prepare yourself for the cutest hand and foot warmers you'll ever see There's officially a chill in the air, which means bundling up...

    Hands, Cold, Scary Mommy Loves
  • This Breathtaking Inn Celebrates Christmas 365 Days A Year - Yes Please By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    THIS BREATHTAKING INN CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS 365 DAYS A YEAR - YES PLEASE

    The Inn at Christmas Place is Christmas 365 days a year If you are someone who wishes it was Christmas all year round , you'll be pleased...

    Trending
  • Trump Administration Plans To Exclude Trans People From Civil Rights Protections By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PLANS TO EXCLUDE TRANS PEOPLE FROM CIVIL RIGHTS PROTECTIONS

    The Trump administration's latest effort to discriminate against trans people is truly horrifying The Trump administration recently...

    Plan, News
  • Swear Word Candles Exist To Help You Chill The F*ck Out By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    SWEAR WORD CANDLES EXIST TO HELP YOU CHILL THE F*CK OUT

    Who doesn't want a sweary candle lighting up their living room this holiday season? This is the season of candles. The weather is cooler,...

    Trending
  • Selma Blair Reveals MS Diagnosis After 15 Years: ‘I Was Never Taken Seriously' By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    SELMA BLAIR REVEALS MS DIAGNOSIS AFTER 15 YEARS: ‘I WAS NEVER TAKEN SERIOUSLY'

    Selma Blair says she's ‘relieved' to finally have a diagnosis Actress Selma Blair is revealing she has been diagnosed with multiple...

    Drop, Disability, News
  • Stunning Photo Of Mystery Couple's Cliffside Proposal Goes Viral By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    STUNNING PHOTO OF MYSTERY COUPLE'S CLIFFSIDE PROPOSAL GOES VIRAL

    Twitter is trying to find the couple in this Yosemite proposal photo A photographer is harnessing the power of Twitter to help find...

    Power, News
  • This Is The Real Reason I Go Overboard With Halloween Costumes By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    THIS IS THE REAL REASON I GO OVERBOARD WITH HALLOWEEN COSTUMES

    I'm the mom who had her kids' Halloween costumes done in September. Before the expletives start flying, let me explain. I grew up with...

    Mom, Halloween, Parent Loss
  • 12 Fall Must-Haves To Get Your Family Ready For Winter By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    12 FALL MUST-HAVES TO GET YOUR FAMILY READY FOR WINTER

    It's fall! The best season of them all, and if you don't agree with me, well my raging pumpkin spice habit says you're wrong. But with...

    Hands, Scary Mommy Loves
  • After Her Ex Murdered Their Daughter, This Mom Went To Congress To Change Child Custody Laws By Scary Mommy   -   Oct 21, 2018

    AFTER HER EX MURDERED THEIR DAUGHTER, THIS MOM WENT TO CONGRESS TO CHANGE CHILD CUSTODY LAWS

    Kyra Franchetti was a happy, carefree 2-year old who loved bubbles and Elmo. She and her mother Jacqueline Franchetti, were joined...

    Mom, Child, The Issues, America