Relationships

  • Pucker up for New Year's Eve -- relationship savers

    All relations days when you're ready to pucker up and kiss followed by days you'd rather smooch with a rat. As we're heading into 2014, we've chosen 14 issues that commonly affect most couples. Do you recognize any of these roadblocks holding back your togetherness?

  • Making couple time over the holidays

    Spending quality time as a couple, even making a baby together should be simple in such an ideal setting. Reality check! While holidays are about loved ones, somehow they don't leave much time for couples. The holidays tend to zap energy from almost every direction and can take a toll on your relationship with your partner.

  • Help siblings be kind on World Kindness Day

    Families aren't always sunshine and roses. Sometimes they resemble hurricanes and monsoons. It doesn't have to be that way. Siblings can be kind to each other. Your job, parents, is to teach them how.

  • The Great Divide -- Is Housework an Equally Shared Responsibility?

    You've probably played the "who does the most around here" game at some point in your relationship, even if you have a stellar track record. It's common for arguments to bubble up and focus on household chores and who does what. Is there really a "great divide" between men and women?

  • Friendship Day -- The Importance of Moms Needing Friends

    Friendship Day celebrates the importance of friends. Women need their female friends. It's essential to our health and happiness. Having a group of close friends helps you sleep better, improves your immune systems, staves off disease and results in a longer life.

  • Pregnancy.org Members Speak Out: Relationship Secrets Revealed

    What are your relationship secrets? From preconception pressures to new parent jitters, making and taking care of a baby brings challenges into each couple's life. See what our Pregnancy.org members revealed!

  • Women Don't Want to Have Sex According to Best-Selling Author

    Best-selling romance author Jilly Cooper says sex is not as marketable a commodity in romance fiction as it once was. "The reason is very simple – women don't want to have sex any more," she claims at the Cartier Queen's Cup Final at Guards Polo Club.

  • When There's Too Much Stuff for the Kids

    The kids' toy cupboards and dresser drawers are already spilling over, but every week you're presented more huge bags of stuff from your friends and family. How do you end this madness without hurting their feelings?

  • The Recipe for Nourishing Relationships

    Relationships take time, patience and two people willing to do their homework. Is there a recipe for nourishing relationships? Would this recipe work for you? Find out!

  • Picking The Right Mastectomy Swimwear

    Breast surgery often requires some wardrobe alterations. A lot of women are not comfortable wearing the same things they once wore, including swimsuits.

  • The Recipe for Nourishing Relationships

    Relationships take time, patience and two people willing to do their homework. Is there a recipe for nourishing relationships? Would this recipe work for you? Find out!

  • Best sexual positions for baby-making

    If the time is right a woman may conceive regardless of sexual position. If you want to optimize your odds consider taking these suggestions into consideration. All are speculative by scientific standards, but considered successful by parents worldwide -- not to mention they're fun!

  • PUSH: Riding the Blue Line

    On top of the rumpled sheet were two long white things, which I mistook for thermometers. She had been sick lately, and I figured she had been taking her temperature. Twice, for some reason. When I blinked, the thermometers turned into something more interesting: home pregnancy tests.

  • Just found out im pregnant

    I'm 18 and I just found out i was pregnant yesterday. I took two home pregnancy tests over my friends house and they both came back positive right away. My two best friends were with me and they were sooo very excited. I know that my boyfriend is the father. He'll be 22 in February and I will be 19 in January. I came home and told my family. EVERYONE knows now lol but it's okay because they are all being very very supportive. I have a job interview on Friday at a daycare. Ironically, I'll be working in the infant room. My boyfriend told his mom and she's pissed off.

  • Unmarried with Children

    1.25 million babies (one third of all births) are born each year in the U.S. to unmarried parents. Many people just assume these babies are born to single teen moms, when in fact 41% of these births are to unmarried cohabiting couples.

  • Is Kourtney Kardashian Strange for Co-Sleeping with Her Toddler?

    On the premiere of "Kourtney & Kim Take New York" Sunday night, it was revealed that Kourtney co-sleeps with her toddler, Mason (who is just adorable), while her baby daddy sleeps in another room. This is not so unusual, nor, do we think, such a crazy thing.

  • Pregnancy.org Members Speak Out: Relationship Secrets Revealed

    What are your relationship secrets? From preconception pressures to new parent jitters, making and taking care of a baby brings challenges into each couple's life. See what our Pregnancy.org members revealed!

  • Stay-at-Home Moms Aren't Free Daycares

    Stay-at-home moms face lots of daily challenges. What happens when a good friend starts to take advantage of a mom who chooses to stay home? Find out what one mother's solution is.

  • Room for One More? 20 Kids and Counting for the Duggars!

    Do the Duggars really have room for one more? 20 kids and counting is the latest announcement from the family that keeps on growing.

  • Life is getting crazy but I love it!!

    I'm pregnant with my fourth.. Yes my fourth. Eleven weeks in and we are getting ready to move five hours away. In february. With a 2,3, and 6 year old. Pregnant for my fourth and my chihuahua just had five puppies.. Life is crazy.. So I bet your wondering how I deal with it?? Simple.. My husband helps and I just stopped being so picky. My house doesn't have to be spotless.