Actor Chris Hemsworth, best known for his macho film roles, enjoyed a family beach day and showed dads what real manliness can look like, as he wore one of his infant twins in a carrier on his chest.
A new unidentified object found in NASA images of the sun has captured the imagination of science fans of all ages. How can parents harness the curiosity of kids to create a teachable moment at home?
The holidays offer unique challenges in organizing family schedules. Here's what some experts have to say about juggling obligations – from sports to spouses – in order to gather family around the holiday table.
A small boy in Tennessee managed to find himself inside a toy crane arcade machine. After the fire department was called, the grandma's camera came out. Sometimes a smile for the camera is the best way to diffuse a tricky situation.
Parents preparing to take their kids out on Halloween will want to consider everything from setting a budget for costumes to checking bags for candy laced with marijuana. This isn’t your parents' old-fashioned Halloween.
A video featuring little girls standing up to discrimination with some strong words has gone viral. While the message is clear, the aim of the video is not as much. Is the company that produced the video selling equality, or t-shirts?
Dozens of parents in Florida have been arrested for failing to take their kids to elementary school, resulting in some cases to kids missing multiple grade advancements because of truancy. How can other parents lend a hand?
A new study published by professors at Emory University tries to scientifically prove what it takes to be in a successful marriage. But what happens when real life doesn't stand up to the stats, and a marriage is successful despite the numbers?
A creepy clown case in the UK has been reported, shortly after clowns creeped out locals in a California city last week. The pranks remind parents to properly prep kids who might not be ready for Halloween tricks.
Celebrities often wear many hats, sometimes including children’s book author. The results can sometimes miss their target, while at other times a celebrity's views shared in a storybook characters can charm readers.
Parents often see talking back from kids as rude, but are they responding to their potential lack of respect for their kids?
Time magazine released its list of most influential teens for 2014, including celebrities, artists, scientists, fashion designers, and more. There are some traits that teens can cultivate that can help them make an impact wherever they live.
A YouTube video of Dropbox employees and local kids vying over a public field in San Francisco has gone viral. The video, and the resulting public rally, point to some potential oversights in how public space is used.
While news headlines point to challenges with childhood obesity across the country and schools cutting physical education programs, one community is actually building its PE curriculum through a popular regional sport.
Caitlin Prater-Haacke of Calgary, Alberta turned her own bullying into a movement of positive messages for hundreds of classmates. Filmmaker Lee Hirsch, creator of the anti-bullying film "Bully" is among her more vocal supporters.
Wednesday, Oct. 15 marks the test date for the PSAT, best known as the pretest exam for the SAT. While millions of teens sharpen their pencils, parents can sharpen what they know about their teens by scanning social media.
A new study presented Monday shows that many new parents make the same mistakes when both installing an infant car seat and strapping in babies