'Real Housewives' star Teddi Mellencamp is pregnant with baby No. 3

'Real Housewives' star Teddi Mellencamp is pregnant with baby No. 3

It's going to be baby No. 3 for "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills " star Teddi Mellencamp and husband Edwin Arroyave.Slate and Cruz were conceived via IVF, but Mellencamp says this baby is a surprise.

How Kids Learn to Do the Right Thing

How Kids Learn to Do the Right Thing

All parents want their child to learn to do the right thing.So if you want your child to learn to do the right thing, consider what you're teaching.2) We help our child notice how his actions affect others, which empowers him to CHOOSE to do the right thing.

Prosecutors call for Felicity Huffman to spend 1 month in jail

Prosecutors call for Felicity Huffman to spend 1 month in jail

In May, the "Desperate Housewives" star pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud after admitting in a statement that she paid at least $15,000 to arrange for someone to alter answers on her daughter's SAT.Prosecutors argued to the judge that probation wouldn't suffice as punishment.

Vaping Cases Linked to Vitamin E, Bootleg Cartridges?

Vaping Cases Linked to Vitamin E, Bootleg Cartridges?

In New York, where 34 cases of the severe lung disease have been reported Department of Health officials said they are focusing on vitamin E acetate after finding it in nearly all of the samples it analyzed linked to the illnesses.

New York City proposal to ban chocolate milk from schools sparks debate

New York City proposal to ban chocolate milk from schools sparks debate

While many young kids enjoy drinking chocolate milk, proponents argue banning it would be one way to limit the amount of sugar children consume.While New York City schools may be looking to ban chocolate milk, other districts around the country are looking for different ways to increase students' daily dairy intake.

3 Ways to Raise Independent Children

3 Ways to Raise Independent Children

As parents, we tend to be the Master of Systems, but what if we asked our children and teens questions like, “What kind of system or chart can we put in place to help you get ready in the morning?

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

TODAY's Savannah Guthrie had to miss work this morning due to illness — but this sweet, hand-drawn card from one of her children might just be the perfect medicine.

No, You Don't Always Need to Forgive

No, You Don't Always Need to Forgive

What does not warrant forgiveness, however, is true malevolence: When there is no remorse shown, nor ignorance to blame, but a person has received satisfaction from another's pain, forgiveness is unnecessary.

Mum welcomes girl home from school dressed as unicorn and we're loving it

Mum welcomes girl home from school dressed as unicorn and we're loving it

The costume arrived just before Madison was due to arrive home on the school bus, so Somer threw on the giant costume and bounced out into the street to welcome her daughter.

A New Advance in Understanding Anorexia Nervosa

A New Advance in Understanding Anorexia Nervosa

The results of this study indicate that genes regulating body size/shape and metabolism may partially underlie AN, and that genes related to metabolic processes could be a central reason why individuals with AN feel the need to lose weight.

'I wasn't tired because I was a mum, it was a serious disorder'

'I wasn't tired because I was a mum, it was a serious disorder'

Michelle, now a mum of two, has a condition called Idiopathic Hypersomnia, an overwhelming desire to sleep .This is Michelle's story...As a child, I’d sleep during the day – anywhere I could.

Should Bedrooms Be No-Phone Zones for Parents?

Should Bedrooms Be No-Phone Zones for Parents?

In fact, a report published earlier this year by Common Sense Media called, "The New Normal: Parents, Teens, Screens, and Sleep in the United States" revealed that 62% of parents polled said they keep their devices within reach of their bed at night and 61% check their device within 30 minutes of falling asleep.

Husband charged after authorities find remains of four children, mom

Husband charged after authorities find remains of four children, mom

The woman’s husband was charged with second-degree murder in the death of Casei Jones, 32, Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods told reporters.The sheriff’s office said Casei Jones and her children were reported missing by her relatives on Saturday after she hadn’t been seen in six weeks.

Sister comforts brother who has leukemia in powerful photo

Sister comforts brother who has leukemia in powerful photo

“We had to put a lot of things on hold because we didn’t know what life was going to look like,” Beckett and Aubrey’s mother, Kaitlin Burge, told TODAY Parents .Aubrey and her brother Beckett Burge, who has leukemia, are best friends.

Five signs your child is in the wrong friendship group at school

Five signs your child is in the wrong friendship group at school

If you’re worried your child may be unhappy in their friendship group, or forming relationships with children who don’t bring out the best in them, it’s crucial to recognise the signs so you can offer support.

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Hoda was a source of inspiration for Cohen, who sought out advice from her before becoming a father for the first time at 50 years old."It's shifted in every way and yet it's also kind of adapting,'' he said.

'My friend started a rumour I was pregnant at my wedding'

'My friend started a rumour I was pregnant at my wedding'

And when it comes to weddings , there are a bunch more rules we all know to follow: never wear white, don’t post photos of the bride online before she does and never, EVER make the day all about you: it’s not the time to announce you are engaged or getting divorced or pregnant.

'A piece of joy from a day that was so drastic': Baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 p.m.

'A piece of joy from a day that was so drastic': Baby born on 9/11 at 9:11 p.m.

Little Christina Malone-Brown was born at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee, on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks ."We had emotions and we felt it," Cametrione Malone-Brown, the baby girl's mother, said, according to a Facebook post from the hospital.

Can You Predict If Your Partner Will Be Unfaithful?

Can You Predict If Your Partner Will Be Unfaithful?

While the results from the first study support the idea that obsessive sexual passion drives infidelity, the researchers also wanted to test whether this personality trait would predict future acts of unfaithfulness.

My teen daughter died by suicide; here's what I wish you knew

My teen daughter died by suicide; here's what I wish you knew

My 19-year-old daughter committed suicide.An old friend let me know that people who kill themselves are just trying to hurt the living.If you or someone you know needs help, please contact the National Suicide Prevention hotline at 1-800-273-8255, anytime.

Encouraging Kids to Talk About Emotions

Encouraging Kids to Talk About Emotions

Importantly, research suggests that parents can play a role in helping children develop emotional competence by encouraging their children to talk about negative emotions, which can help children understand what causes negative emotions and how to appropriately express them (Zeman, Cameron, & Price, 2019).

International adoption: Parents worry about immigration

International adoption: Parents worry about immigration

For the most part, Lillian and Aggie Williams feel confident they're American citizens, but every once in a while they hear news that makes them worried they could be deported to Kenya, where they have not lived for more than a decade.

A Range of Pharmaceuticals for ADHD

A Range of Pharmaceuticals for ADHD

All stimulant medications act at the “ON” switch: They cause brain cells to make and release more dopamine and norepinephrine at their communication terminals (synapses).Like the simulants, two of the non-stimulants (atomoxetine and bupropion) also increase dopamine and norepinephrine at synapses, but they do so in a different way.

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

"The second reason I put it on and went into detail was I was hoping another mom could see it, and not feel bad like I do, all the time, when I can't get on the ride.".

Boy died after eating burger while celebrating his birthday

Boy died after eating burger while celebrating his birthday

The 18-year-old died in his girlfriend's arms after having a severe anaphylactic reaction .Owen's father broke down in tears as the coroner ruled the teen had been 'misled' by staff at the restaurant.

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Laurie Koch, a Colorado mom of four, made a relaxing bath for her son, Kade, after a tough start to the school year.Koch posted an adorable photo of Kade enjoying his bath — and wrote about her son's hard time at school — on her Facebook page, Justifying Jane.

Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen's Mental Health?

Is Social Media Toxic to Your Teen's Mental Health?

The new study in JAMA Psychiatry has concluded that time spent on social media is bad for teenagers ' mental health, echoing a growing body of research.

The best sound machine for sleeping 2019

The best sound machine for sleeping 2019

The problem is, I often find it hard to shut my brain off at night — whether I'm stressed out or simply excited about something — so falling asleep has never come easily .I've dealt with bouts of insomnia off and on for years, and have tried almost every trick in the book to catch some z's — counting sheep, getting up and walking around, trying melatonin, you name it.

Children in Grief: Crying Is Brave

Children in Grief: Crying Is Brave

Crying is holy water.” Your kids have a lot to learn from their tears.For example, this week my older son noted, “I am looking forward to playing my new game, but I can’t be excited.” Remind your child that it is okay to be sad about loss and excited or joyful about something else.

Finally, you can get an Uber for your mental load

Finally, you can get an Uber for your mental load

Let's face it: If you're a mum - especially a working mum- you know that sometimes life can be a juggle .Between kindy drop offs and client meetings and cheering enthusiastically at after-school sports, it can definitely feel like you need to be in 10 places at once.

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