• Kate Beckinsale Shares Poignant Post About Grieving Your Dad On Father's Day By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    KATE BECKINSALE SHARES POIGNANT POST ABOUT GRIEVING YOUR DAD ON FATHER'S DAY

    Father's Day comes with a mixed bag of emotions for those who have lost their fathers Today is Father's Day, and while many people...

    Child, Trending
  • Viral Thread Nails How The Plastic Straw Ban Hurts People with Disabilities By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    VIRAL THREAD NAILS HOW THE PLASTIC STRAW BAN HURTS PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

    It's really not about plastic straws, but ableism in general In recent years, many companies - including Starbucks - have pledged to...

    Nail, Disability, Trending
  • Target Registers Shut Down All Across The U.S. And People Were SHOOK By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    TARGET REGISTERS SHUT DOWN ALL ACROSS THE U.S. AND PEOPLE WERE SHOOK

    Prayers were said, loved ones were called If you're wondering how to completely shock the entire nation (without quoting one of Donald...

    Trending
  • You Must Watch Adele Adorably Fangirling At The Spice Girls Concert By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    YOU MUST WATCH ADELE ADORABLY FANGIRLING AT THE SPICE GIRLS CONCERT

    There's no greater happiness than Adele watching the Spice Girls We all remember the bands that made us squeal with happiness when...

    Trending
  • This New Father's Day Photo Of Prince Harry And Baby Archie Is Everything By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    THIS NEW FATHER'S DAY PHOTO OF PRINCE HARRY AND BABY ARCHIE IS EVERYTHING

    The sweet photo of the new dad and his son is adorable As if we couldn't love Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - ahem, the Duke and Duchess...

    Nose, Face, Eye, Baby, Trending
  • To The Friends Who Stick Around When Anxiety Messes With My Mind By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    TO THE FRIENDS WHO STICK AROUND WHEN ANXIETY MESSES WITH MY MIND

    Anxiety has a way of ruining good things that happen to me. Even when I'm happy, it comes creeping on me like dark overcast clouds...

    Sweating, Friendship, Mental Health
  • How A Smartphone App Is Improving My Marriage By Scary Mommy   -   Jun 16, 2019

    HOW A SMARTPHONE APP IS IMPROVING MY MARRIAGE

    Like many couples who marry young, there was no shortage of obstacles for my husband and me at the beginning of our marriage. Having...

    Love and Marriage
  • 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