Hold on Loosely

Hold on Loosely

On the other hand, parents, maybe especially those not yet familiar with onboarding children at college or those with first-generation students, can experience anxiety of their own, spawning a plethora of questions about how to best support their child (Wallace, 2018).

Family of toddler who fell off Royal Caribbean ship says cruise line is to blame

Family of toddler who fell off Royal Caribbean ship says cruise line is to blame

Investigators on the scene on Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas where Chloe Wiegand died after falling through an open window. Chloe's grandfather, Sam Anello, had placed her on a railing near the window, unaware that it was open, the family said.

4 ways to help a family experiencing a crisis

4 ways to help a family experiencing a crisis

The baby, born at only 29 weeks, lived in the hospital for months with health issues that kept us on the NICU roller-coaster ride while my husband and I struggled with work, taking care of our 4-year-old, spending time with the baby at the hospital and trying not to be crushed under the pressure of it all.

Outdaughtered’s Danielle, Adam Busby Manage Date Night With 6 Kids

Outdaughtered’s Danielle, Adam Busby Manage Date Night With 6 Kids

Even with six kids at home, Danielle and Adam Busby make time for their marriage. “Don’t ever give up on your date nights,” Danielle, 35, told Us Weekly exclusively on Tuesday, June 11. Season 4 of Outdaughtered premieres Tuesday, June 11, at 9 p.m. ET on TLC.

Hilary Duff mom-shamed for piercing her baby daughter's ears

Hilary Duff mom-shamed for piercing her baby daughter's ears

Some expressed shock that Duff would inflict "unnecessary pain" on her infant, even calling the act of piercing a baby's ears "child abuse."

USWNT forward Jessica McDonald on childcare cost struggle

USWNT forward Jessica McDonald on childcare cost struggle

U.S. women's national soccer team player Jessica McDonald may have won a world championship — but she told Into the Gloss that she's still trying to find a balance between her career and motherhood.

Joy-Anna Duggar reveals she suffered miscarriage: 'We have cried countless tears'

Joy-Anna Duggar reveals she suffered miscarriage: 'We have cried countless tears'

Joy-Anna Forsyth (née Duggar) and her husband, Austin Forsyth, have announced that Joy-Anna has suffered a miscarriage. The "Counting On" stars, who had announced in May they were expecting and who are parents to son Gideon , 1, revealed the news Wednesday in an Instagram post.“Today marks one week since we heard these words...

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

'I had a miscarriage' Instagram gives women voice after loss

After loads of tests, including blood work looking for pre-eclampsia , doctors said Stephens and Jude were fine and sent her home. Her Instagram account provides women a safe space to share their stories and find support.

Khloe Kardashian responds to criticism over True's toy Bentley

Khloe Kardashian responds to criticism over True's toy Bentley

@khloekardashian/InstagramThe initial commenter showed appreciation for a reply from Kardashian and wrote, “Just figured it’s something to be thinking about. “We all work hard and we are able to spend our money in the way that we choose.

Maya Hawke: Parents Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman Are ‘Rigorous’

Maya Hawke: Parents Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman Are ‘Rigorous’

Maya Hawke revealed how her parents, Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman , feel about her Stranger Things role. “Some of you may have missed her in last year’s BBC production of Little Women ,” he captioned a promo video of Maya playing Stranger Things’ Robin.

Luke Bryan opens up about raising his late sister's children

Luke Bryan opens up about raising his late sister's children

"She's really stepped in and just crushed that role at being someone for them," Bryan said of her impact on the lives of their nieces and nephew, in addition to her impact on their own children, Thomas, 11, and Tatum, 8.For his part, Bryan's handled it all the only way he knows how. Country music star Luke Bryan opens up to TODAY contributor Jill Martin.

4th of July is the deadliest day on the road: Here's how to stay safe

4th of July is the deadliest day on the road: Here's how to stay safe

"We want to make especially sure that people are careful this coming weekend, because we've got four days where people are going to be celebrating," said Helen Witty, the national president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.

Putting Your Child to Sleep in a Car Seat is Risky

Putting Your Child to Sleep in a Car Seat is Risky

Over a decade, nearly 12,000 babies in the United States died while sleeping -- about 3% of them while in an "infant sitting device," such as a car seat, stroller, swing or infant seat, according to the study of U.S. National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention data.

Gordon Ramsey dad-shamed for photo of him wearing son in baby carrier

Gordon Ramsey dad-shamed for photo of him wearing son in baby carrier

"It's really important that the baby be able to completely hold up their head," said Laura Brown, the founder and CEO of , an organization that connects parents with local resources to make sure they're wearing their babies correctly.

Boy thrown from Mall of America balcony enduring 'serious complications'

Boy thrown from Mall of America balcony enduring 'serious complications'

The family of a 5-year-old boy who was thrown from a balcony at the Mall of America in April said he has undergone more than 15 surgeries and procedures for serious injuries and remains in intensive care more than two months after the incident.

Do you need to kid-proof your beauty products? How to prevent emergencies

Do you need to kid-proof your beauty products? How to prevent emergencies

An eye-opening study found that personal care products sent nearly 65,000 children under the age of 5 to emergency rooms nationwide between 2002 and 2016. Since most personal care products don’t come in child-resistant containers, McAdams stresses the importance of practicing safe storage.

See the funny reaction Carrie Underwood's son Jacob has to dad's singing vs. mom's

See the funny reaction Carrie Underwood's son Jacob has to dad's singing vs. mom's

There's nothing like the sound of a mother's voice to a baby, and that's doubly true when your mom is famous singer Carrie Underwood !The "Cry Pretty" singer posted an adorable video on Instagram showing her 5-month old son, Jacob Bryan Fisher having a not-so-appreciative reaction to his dad's singing.

TODAY's Al Roker, Craig Melvin, Carson Daly on modern fatherhood

TODAY's Al Roker, Craig Melvin, Carson Daly on modern fatherhood

That's what TODAY's Al Roker, Craig Melvin and Carson Daly discussed on Wednesday during a panel on modern fatherhood, hosted by NBC Universal and moderated by TODAY Parents editor Rebecca Dube. TODAY dads Craig Melvin, Al Roker and Carson Daly shared candid stories with TODAY Parents editor Rebecca Dube.

Watch Carrie Underwood's baby stop crying as she sings, then start again when Dad does

Watch Carrie Underwood's baby stop crying as she sings, then start again when Dad does

While Alan is best known for his work on the television series "Growing Pains," his son has had success with eight songs reaching the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart, including the No. 1 hit "Blurred Lines."

Strangers donate breast milk to Arizona mom with cancer

Strangers donate breast milk to Arizona mom with cancer

Courtesy of Lauren MillerThough Miller would not be able to reach her goal of breastfeeding for a year, her sister, Brooke Hasselman, found a way to ensure that Scarlett would stay on breast milk. Kayla Randall with Lauren Miller and Scarlett.

Hope Solo reveals she had miscarriage with twins: 'I was hours from dying'

Hope Solo reveals she had miscarriage with twins: 'I was hours from dying'

In 2018, soccer star Hope Solo was running for president of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) when she suffered a miscarriage while pregnant with twins. "The doctor said I was hours from dying," Solo, 37, told Elle.

Amy Schumer continues to keep motherhood real, shows off her c-section scar

Amy Schumer continues to keep motherhood real, shows off her c-section scar

Amy Schumer continues to keep motherhood real, shows off her c-section scar. Amy Schumer continues to keep motherhood real, shows off her c-section scar. The post was a response to a previous picture she shared wearing those oh-so-sexy hospital underwear .

Kraft salad dressing 'frosting' is coming! Here's how to get a tube

Kraft salad dressing 'frosting' is coming! Here's how to get a tube

But parents across the U.S. can enter to win a tube of their very own "frosting" through a contest Kraft is hosting now through Friday, June 14.

Why Do People Like to Be Scared?

Why Do People Like to Be Scared?

What was also interesting was that people who reported feeling stressed, bored, or tired prior to VANE exposure experienced the greatest gains in terms of improved emotion and brain activity.

Dads adopt 6 siblings who spent 5 years in foster care

Dads adopt 6 siblings who spent 5 years in foster care

After spending five years in foster care, six brothers and sisters had finally found their forever home with Steve and Rob Anderson-McLean. “We saw their picture and fell in love,” Rob, 47, told TODAY Parents. 'Having fun was new' to the 6 siblings, said dad Steve Anderson-McLean.

I'm a dad focusing on my kids, not my career

I'm a dad focusing on my kids, not my career

There’s a standard conversation I have with people these days.“How’s work going?” someone will ask me.“Great, I’m off at 3 o'clock, so I get to go home and be with the kids,” I inevitably reply.

Lesbian, Gay Youth at Higher Risk for Self-Harm

Lesbian, Gay Youth at Higher Risk for Self-Harm

MONDAY, June 3, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- An alarming number of teens practice self-harm, but lesbian, gay and bisexual teens may be more than twice as likely as their straight peers to cut, hit or bruise themselves, new research warns.

Dollar Shave Club salutes the 'dad bod' with fun, new ad

Dollar Shave Club salutes the 'dad bod' with fun, new ad

"Dad bod " entered the lexicon a few years ago as a phrase recognizing the body type of man who's in that midway point between in and out of shape, often identified by a bit of a gut.

Baby abandoned in airport bathroom finds family after 33 years. But mysteries remain

Baby abandoned in airport bathroom finds family after 33 years. But mysteries remain

Steve Hydes, 33, was able to connect with his father and siblings after being abandoned on an airport bathroom floor thanks to genealogical research.

Shaq's mom on what it takes to mother an NBA giant

Shaq's mom on what it takes to mother an NBA giant

"I really didn't know what she meant then, because I was just a young mother trying to make sure he was taken care of," Lucille told TODAY's Sheinelle Jones.

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