• Video Shows Police Holding Family At Gunpoint After 4-Year-Old ‘Shoplifts' Doll By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    VIDEO SHOWS POLICE HOLDING FAMILY AT GUNPOINT AFTER 4-YEAR-OLD ‘SHOPLIFTS' DOLL

    The officers can be heard threatening to kill the parents in front of their children - over a Family Dollar doll A horrifying video...

    Hands, News
  • Church Saves Drag Queen Story Time After Politicians Shut It Down By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    CHURCH SAVES DRAG QUEEN STORY TIME AFTER POLITICIANS SHUT IT DOWN

    “We want the children of this community to know that they are loved no matter what” Drag queen story time has been spreading across...

    News
  • ‘NSYNC Is Talking About Reuniting And Our 90's Hearts Can't Take It By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    ‘NSYNC IS TALKING ABOUT REUNITING AND OUR 90'S HEARTS CAN'T TAKE IT

    After Coachella, fans were left wanting more - and they just might get it Never have we wanted to collectively sing “I Want You Back”...

    Trending
  • ‘Harmful' Gender Stereotypes Are Now Banned From All Advertising In UK By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    ‘HARMFUL' GENDER STEREOTYPES ARE NOW BANNED FROM ALL ADVERTISING IN UK

    The UK is cracking down on gender stereotypes that ‘limit people's potential' Finally, in the year 2019, advertisements featuring sexist...

    Power, Mom, News
  • 12-Year-Old Girl Invents A Way To Make IVs Less Scary For Kids In The Hospital By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    12-YEAR-OLD GIRL INVENTS A WAY TO MAKE IVS LESS SCARY FOR KIDS IN THE HOSPITAL

    The bear goes around the IV bags to conceal their contents Leave it to a 12-year-old to find the most perfect way to keep kids comfortable...

    Concealer, Hospital, Trending
  • I'm Not An Alcoholic, But I Quit Drinking Anyway By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    I'M NOT AN ALCOHOLIC, BUT I QUIT DRINKING ANYWAY

    I won't call myself “sober.” That's a term that should be reserved for the folks who choose every day not to let their addiction control...

    Drugs, Alcohol, Health, Wellness
  • When Your Child With A Chronic Illness Leaves For College By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    WHEN YOUR CHILD WITH A CHRONIC ILLNESS LEAVES FOR COLLEGE

    When I ask you to sit down with me and set up some rules and boundaries for living on your own next year, hold the eye rolls and annoyed...

    Mom, Child, Food, Flu, Eye, Cold, Diabetes, College & Empty Nest, Health, Wellness
  • How I Responded When A Friend Said His Life Is Easier When His Wife Is Gone By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 15, 2019

    HOW I RESPONDED WHEN A FRIEND SAID HIS LIFE IS EASIER WHEN HIS WIFE IS GONE

    I was recently at a father-son's campout put on by my church, and I ran into an old friend. We were catching up, talking about kids...

    Love and Marriage
  • Lin Manuel Miranda Shares Story About How Fans Protect His Son's Privacy By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    LIN MANUEL MIRANDA SHARES STORY ABOUT HOW FANS PROTECT HIS SON'S PRIVACY

    Lin Manuel Miranda shares an important story about being out and about with his oldest son, Sebastian Hamilton creator and all-around...

    Face, Trending
  • ‘Handmaid's Tale' Stars Speak Out Against Abortion Bans In Chilling PSA By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    ‘HANDMAID'S TALE' STARS SPEAK OUT AGAINST ABORTION BANS IN CHILLING PSA

    The cast of The Handmaid's Tale is very concerned we are actually turning into Gilead With the barrage of policies and laws aiming...

    Plan, Abortion, Trending
  • 17-Year-Old Mom And Her Premature Baby Neglected At Border Patrol Facility For 7 Days By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    17-YEAR-OLD MOM AND HER PREMATURE BABY NEGLECTED AT BORDER PATROL FACILITY FOR 7 DAYS

    The baby was weak and listless, receiving no medical attention since birth It seems every day there's a new story surfacing about the...

    Mom, Hospital, Baby, News
  • Grieving Dog Owner Cancels Pet Food Order, Receives Sweetest Delivery Instead By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    GRIEVING DOG OWNER CANCELS PET FOOD ORDER, RECEIVES SWEETEST DELIVERY INSTEAD

    Being nice pays in so many different ways, and Chewy.com is a great example for all. One of the universal truths about being a pet...

    Food, Baby, Trending
  • I'm A Mother. For Now By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    I'M A MOTHER. FOR NOW

    A few months ago, my spouse and I walked into the neonatal intensive care unit of our local hospital, and walked out with someone else's...

    Mom, Hospital, Baby, The Motherhood Experience
  • Confession: I Regret Having Children By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    CONFESSION: I REGRET HAVING CHILDREN

    It was a slow realization, taking years to accept and even more time to consider. But I regret that I had children. I'm a mother of...

    Child, The Motherhood Experience
  • If You Really Want To Help New Parents, Do This By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    IF YOU REALLY WANT TO HELP NEW PARENTS, DO THIS

    The first year of new parenthood is full of extreme highs and lows. Our loved ones show up and show out for the baby. However, more...

    Sleep, Baby, Face, Pregnancy, Pregnant, Babies, Labor & Delivery, Postpartum
  • What Depression Looks Like When It Doesn't Look Like Depression By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    WHAT DEPRESSION LOOKS LIKE WHEN IT DOESN'T LOOK LIKE DEPRESSION

    Depression really can be like those commercials or newsprint ads: A dark cloud hangs over me while the rest of the scene is sunny....

    Teeth, Depression, Living, Mental Health
  • I'm A Summer Scrooge And I Feel No Shame By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    I'M A SUMMER SCROOGE AND I FEEL NO SHAME

    My son pulled our kiddie pool out of the garage recently and noticed that it had black mold on it. I don't know if it was the dangerous...

    Legs, Dad Perspective, Summer Break
  • New York Vaccine Bill Ends Religious Exemptions By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    NEW YORK VACCINE BILL ENDS RELIGIOUS EXEMPTIONS

    New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo signs bill that will prevent religious vaccine exemptions in the state In the midst of America's worst...

    Vaccination, News
  • Things To Do In Surfside Florida With Kids By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    THINGS TO DO IN SURFSIDE FLORIDA WITH KIDS

    Surfside may be the perfect town for a family trip Traveling with kids doesn't have to be hard. If you pick the right destination,...

    Face, Things To Do
  • These Students Earn P.E. Credit By Doing Yard Work For The Elderly And Disabled By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 14, 2019

    THESE STUDENTS EARN P.E. CREDIT BY DOING YARD WORK FOR THE ELDERLY AND DISABLED

    This Iowa school's P.E. program is a major help to the community At an alternative high school in Dubuque, Iowa, students have the...

    Disability, News