How Do We Respond When Others Share Bad News Online?

How Do We Respond When Others Share Bad News Online?

How do others respond if we share bad news on social media, rather than just general personal information or positive events? In a study recently published in Personality and Individual Differences , Lauren Saling and colleagues conducted an experimental study in which participants evaluated other people's negative self-disclosures, imagining that these disclosures were made by a close friend.

How to Build New Friendships if You're a New Mom or Dad

How to Build New Friendships if You're a New Mom or Dad

Human beings are dynamic creatures and if a friendship isn’t able to flex and shift as our lives do, then we need to let it go and make space for new relationships to enter into our friendscape.

Khloe Kardashian, Tristan Thompson Won't Put True 'in the Middle'

Khloe Kardashian, Tristan Thompson Won't Put True 'in the Middle'

Khloe Kardashian, True Thompson and Tristan Thompson. Khloé Kardashian opened up about raising her 11-month-old daughter, True, with Tristan Thompson after the NBA player’s cheating scandal. “Khloé stayed with Tristan because of True, hoping to be a family forever.”.

He knew from Snapchat that his friend was in danger, and he acted

He knew from Snapchat that his friend was in danger, and he acted

K9 Officer McKenzie Chandler from the Grand Saline Police Department in Texas sent Gabe a letter thanking him for following his instincts, even though it meant going against his parents. This is K9 Officer McKenzie Chandler with the Grand Saline Police Department here in Texas.

'Today I told one of my mates to stop breastfeeding her newborn'

'Today I told one of my mates to stop breastfeeding her newborn'

Image: Facebook Former Channel 7 House Rules contestant, Maddi Wright, has caused outrage amongst breastfeeding groups and mothers after writing a controversial post telling a friend to stop breastfeeding and detach from her baby.

Rihanna's new music gets first listen by a baby and fans are jealous

Rihanna's new music gets first listen by a baby and fans are jealous

thank you @jennnrosales and @the_aa for blessing my day a lil mo A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Mar 11, 2019 at 4:07pm PDT Rosales, Rihanna's longtime friend, also shared the photo of her child and captioned it: "When tia @badgalririgives you the first listen." OK great, now that all the sentimental, mushy stuff is out of the way, what does the baby think of Ri Ri's new music?!

Chrissy Teigen, Daughter Luna Buy Pet Hamster Peanut Butter

Chrissy Teigen, Daughter Luna Buy Pet Hamster Peanut Butter

Chrissy Teigen and her daughter, Luna, purchased a pet hamster that they named Peanut Butter, but husband John Legend isn’t a fan of the furry friend.

Jana Kramer to daughter: No 'drunken, one-night-stand first-time sex'

Jana Kramer to daughter: No 'drunken, one-night-stand first-time sex'

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Jana Kramer to daughter: No 'drunken, one-night-stand first-time sex' The "One Tree Hill" alum talked how she'll tell her daughter, now 3, about first-time sex and sharing her own first time.

Jeremy Allen White’s Girlfriend Adjusted ‘A Lot Faster’ to Parenthood

Jeremy Allen White’s Girlfriend Adjusted ‘A Lot Faster’ to Parenthood

“So while I think I’m doing a really good job, I still look to her, because she, as soon as we started this thing, she’s been incredible.” The Homecoming actor and Timlin welcomed their baby girl, Ezer, in October 2018.

The Unintentional Cyberbully

The Unintentional Cyberbully

Technically the definition of cyberbullying is similar, except for the fact that the bully attacks their victim using a digital device such as a phone, tablet, or computer to post threatening or embarrassing content or make direct attacks.

Reddit poster reveals he's in love with his best friend and she wants him to be a sperm donor

Reddit poster reveals he's in love with his best friend and she wants him to be a sperm donor

"My [32 M] best friend asked if I would be her [30 F] sperm donor for her surrogate and I am in love with her but she has no idea," he wrote.

Netflix in March: Here are the best new family movies, shows to stream

Netflix in March: Here are the best new family movies, shows to stream

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Netflix in March: Here are the best new family movies, shows to stream Arriving for families are "Christopher Robin," "Spy Kids 2," "Stuart Little" and "Saving Mr. Banks." Last call for "Beauty and the Beast" and "Ghostbusters." Post to Facebook Sent!

See Jennifer Lopez's loving birthday messages for her 'coconut' twins

See Jennifer Lopez's loving birthday messages for her 'coconut' twins

Max's post, set to "The Faith Song" from "The Amazing World of Gumball," features him singing, plus several special snaps of him. Emme got similar treatment in her video, which includes the song “How Far I’ll Go” from “Moana” and features a clip of her performing into a microphone.

Why Meghan Markle's baby shower may have revealed she's having a girl

Why Meghan Markle's baby shower may have revealed she's having a girl

The lavish baby shower for Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, in New York City this week may have provided a few clues that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's first child, who is expected this spring, could be a royally adorable little girl. Inside Meghan Markle's star-studded baby shower There were pink cookies alongside some adorable stork and baby rattle cookies.

Kim Kardashian Slams Speculation Daughter North Has a Boyfriend

Kim Kardashian Slams Speculation Daughter North Has a Boyfriend

Caiden attended the birthday party Kylie Jenner threw for her daughter, Stormi, and was photographed with Kardashian and West in December when the couple “treated [him] to dinner.” Caiden even posted a photo with his arm around North earlier this month and captioned the shot, “Boo’d up.” View this post on Instagram Boo’d Up 🥰🥰🥰 A post shared by Caiden Mills (@caiden817) on Feb 9, 2019 at 6:08pm PST This wouldn’t be Consequence’s son’s first major crush, though.

What not to say to a woman having a baby alone

What not to say to a woman having a baby alone

Here are some things that solo mums and mums-to-be hear every day : I’m sure Mr Right will come along if you wait a bit longer For some women, going it alone is Plan A, so this is just irrelevant.

Watch exclusive clip of 'Pinkalicious & Peterrific' Valentine's Day celebration

Watch exclusive clip of 'Pinkalicious & Peterrific' Valentine's Day celebration

Airing Monday, Feb. 11 on PBS Kids , we have an exclusive look at what happens after Pinkalicious has an accident on her way to school on a new episode titled, "Pink Love." CLOSE It’s Valentine’s Day in Pinkville and Pinka is tasked with finding a creative solution when her Valentine’s Day cards are destroyed.

15 best Galentine's Day gifts for your friends

15 best Galentine's Day gifts for your friends

15 Cute Galentine's Day Gift Ideas Sugarfina Sugar Lips Candy $18 Also available from Sugarfina . We love the sweet, heart print of these J.Crew trouser socks, and would encourage our friends to wear them with ankle boots to show off how cute they are all winter long.

Bekah Martinez Says ‘Heart and Boobs’ Are Full After Giving Birth

Bekah Martinez Says ‘Heart and Boobs’ Are Full After Giving Birth

“My heart and boobs are fuller than ever,” the new mom, 23, wrote on her Tuesday, February 4, Instagram Story, along with a mother-daughter photo that her boyfriend, Grayston Leonard , had posted.

27 funny Valentine's Day jokes for kids

27 funny Valentine's Day jokes for kids

We love sharing funny Valentine's Day jokes with our kids. Whether you're madly in love with the holiday of romance, or you're just waiting for the chocolate to go on sale Feb. 15, these kid-friendly jokes are sure to bring a smile to your face.

'My friend expects us to foot the bill because she has kids and we don't'

'My friend expects us to foot the bill because she has kids and we don't'

"I don’t want to share our honeymoon," the woman said, "because I know we will end up paying for a lot of their expenses." On top of all this, the woman also added the other couple don't work due to health issues and the man is trying to lose weight, so he needs to go to the gym every day.

'As our son lay dying, my husband had an affair with my best friend'

'As our son lay dying, my husband had an affair with my best friend'

Image: iStock "My friend was helping us out" Three days on, Paul rang. Ted hated the hospital food, so Nat helped me cook tuna patties and chicken nuggets laced with veggies, while Paul was with our boy.

Sister’s entitled babysitting text turns into full-blown family war

Sister’s entitled babysitting text turns into full-blown family war

A text exchange has come to blows over babysitting duties after a sister asked her brother to babysit her kid. It all started when the sister asked her brother if he would mind looking after her daughter while she went to work, and he agreed.

Bachelor’s Bekah Martinez Is ‘Grateful’ Passing Her Due Date

Bachelor’s Bekah Martinez Is ‘Grateful’ Passing Her Due Date

She followed that up with a look at her three positive pregnancy tests, plus a throwback pic with her boyfriend, Grayston Leonard , from back when her bump was barely there.

Teen starts 'Pass The Skirt' movement to fight discriminatory dress codes

Teen starts 'Pass The Skirt' movement to fight discriminatory dress codes

While waiting in the main office for her father to arrive, Mitchell texted one of her close friends, fellow Parkview senior Laura Orsi, who quickly offered her own father's services, asking him to bring her friend some clothes since her house is much closer to the school.

Andy Cohen celebrates epic baby shower with 'Real Housewives' stars

Andy Cohen celebrates epic baby shower with 'Real Housewives' stars

Andy Cohen reveals he's expecting a baby via surrogate “(...) After many years of careful deliberation, a fair amount of prayers and the benefit of science, if all goes according to plan in about six weeks time, I’m going to become a father,” Cohen said on Dec. 20.

To all the doubting, anxious mums: You deserve better

To all the doubting, anxious mums: You deserve better

Image: Facebook/Eight at home So let's talk about it; I've struggled with anxiety from my earliest memories in life.

'We are not a same-sex couple, but we do share a daughter:' Man's blended-family post goes viral

'We are not a same-sex couple, but we do share a daughter:' Man's blended-family post goes viral

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest 'We are not a same-sex couple, but we do share a daughter:' Man's blended-family post goes viral Dylan Lenox shared a photo of him and his fiance's ex-husband in a heartwarming photo with their shared daughter on Facebook and it quickly went viral.

The real reason your own mother can be your biggest parenting critic

The real reason your own mother can be your biggest parenting critic

Image: iStock Unfortunately, most of us are familiar with mum-shaming Open and public criticism of mothers is sadly an everyday occurrence. Sixty-year-old women have told me they still feel like this.” Still, it’s pretty hypocritical for them to be so judgey when the attitude to parenting was so much more ‘what evs’ when we were kids.

'Why I didn't tell my husband about my pregnancy and miscarriage'

'Why I didn't tell my husband about my pregnancy and miscarriage'

'I had to pretend my miscarriage never happened.' Image: iStock In some ways it was a blessing in disguise I didn’t have to go through a termination which would cause me even more feelings of guilt than I already felt.

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