FAMILY-LIFE

Genius 4th Grader Invents A Brilliant Life-Saving Device All For A School Project

A child’s mind is often capable of thinking outside the box and seeing things in a unique way that puts grown-ups to shame. More often than not, they apply their inventive imaginations to telling stories and playing games.

Dad Checking Home Security Footage Is Startled To Spot His Wife Lying On Baby's Bedroom Floor

Any parent with a small child knows that installing a baby monitor in your home is an absolute must. You want to be sure your little one is safe and sound; after all, it’s impossible to be everywhere at the same time.

Mom Whose Daughter Never Fit In Learns The Startling Truth 39 Years Later

When a new baby arrives in a family, it’s normal to expect a little bit of a learning curve. Even experienced parents know that an infant brings a whole new set of particular needs and wants.

Sons Send Mom An 'Epic' Selfie But Are Blown Away By What They Receive In Return

Step aside, autographs—there’s a new king in town for starstruck fans and memorabilia collectors: the selfie. Youths, adults, and even apes are taking solo pictures to capture both moments of joy and the mundane.

Woman Finally Wakes Up From A Coma Only To Hear Doctors Deliver Impossible News

Typically, coma-related drama seems like something that’s ripped right from a daytime soap opera. You know how it goes: while a bedridden character lies in intensive care, their memories fade away, their evil twin wreaks havoc, and their loved ones quarrel.

Couple Who Adopts A 1-Year-Old Orphan Soon Makes A Startling Discovery About Who She Really Is

Just like trying to conceive a child of your own, adopting a child comes with its share of immense concerns, hopes, logistics, and surprises.

Six Months After Her Daughter Vanished Into Thin Air, Mom Finds A Chilling Facebook Post

For some parents, raising a teenager could be a form of probation. Truly, helping rule-breakers, boundary-pushers, and masses of emotions and hormones navigate the world is no easy task.

After 8 Years Of Trying To Get Pregnant This Woman Gets An Unbelievable Ultrasound

Unfortunately, having a baby is more difficult for some couples than it is for others. As people get older, their ability to conceive decreases dramatically, and it can eventually lead to a great deal of emotional pain for would-be parents.

Man Who Gave Up His Baby To Marry His Wife Gets A Huge Surprise When He Turns Around

Kristin Russell knew that her stepfather, Dave, gave up a lot to marry her mom. Years ago, he had to say goodbye to his prized 1973 Porsche 914 convertible in order to have enough money for the wedding.

Parents Checking On The Baby One Last Time Before Bed Make The Strangest Discovery

Considering how fragile babies are, it’s no wonder that parents can become overprotective—especially when their little ones are sleeping. Even with baby monitors and other tools, it’s easy to worry that something might go wrong.

Parents Put A GoPro On Their Toddler During Hide-And-Seek With Spectacular Results

The invention of the GoPro has brought all sorts of amazing point-of-view videos into our lives. Just strapping on one of these tiny cameras to an extreme sports star lets the world join in as they backflip over a gorge or parachute through a canyon. Its uses are seemingly endless.

People Freak Out After Dad Posts A Photo Of His Son Playing Next To A Mysterious 'Buoy'

There’s nothing better than spending a day on the beach in the summertime. Whether you prefer to splash around in the cool water or lying out on the sand just soaking up the warm rays, you know you’re going to enjoy it. Of course, if those options don’t suit your fancy, you can always go hunting for treasure!

People Are Stunned That Mom Sends Her Daughter To School Like This Every Day

Shelley Gifford of Melbourne, Australia, has been a huge fan of braiding hair for as long as she can remember. When her daughter, Grace, expressed interest in styling her hair this way, Shelley was more than happy to oblige. She adorned her little girl’s hair with lovely French and Dutch braid designs and a tradition was quickly born.

Teen Opening A Gift From Grandpa Is In Total Disbelief When She Looks Inside

It’s safe to say that most kids prefer material items for their birthday and holiday presents. Of course, as they grow older, they come to appreciate gifts that are a bit less tangible—but more meaningful.

Man Watching His Parents' Wedding Video From 1953 Notices One Startling Detail

Most married couples have at least one memory together that they’ll never forget. It could be the first time they met, or perhaps an amazing trip they took together. Either way, it’s sealed in the vaults of their minds forever.

People Are Stunned At This Airline's Response To A Breastfeeding Mom On A Plane

Everyone can agree that traveling with young children can be a huge hassle. Not only is it a challenge to get everybody packed and out the door, but all along the way, kids require special considerations.

Family Members Who Look So Similar That They Might Actually Be Clones

When you’re a parent-to-be you wonder what your future child will look like. Even if you’re happy with however they turn out, who doesn’t love the idea of helping your own personal mini-me grow up into being an awesome adult?

Mom Goes Away For Two Weeks Only To Get Back And Find Out What Dad Did

An important aspect of any relationship is trust. This is especially true when you become parents to young children and you have to work as a team—through thick and thin—to raise your new family the best way you can.

Nanny's Gut Tells Her Something's Wrong, And The Chilling Security Footage Proves Her Right

Nannies play an important role in the lives of the families that employ them. Yet, unless you know a real-life Mary Poppins, it’s not always easy to trust a non-family member with such an important job.

Shed Collapses On Father's Head, But His Kids Know Exactly What To Do

Most parents can’t help but be a little overprotective when it comes to their children. While plenty of kids are smart and capable, they still have so much to learn. That doesn’t mean they can’t surprise you, though.

Man Who Looks In His Dying Wife's Hidden Box Gets A Revealing Surprise About Their Marriage

There’s not one definite secret to making a marriage work, and successful couples employ a variety of “tricks” to keep their relationships strong. From sticking to an iPad sharing schedule to not fighting after 7 p.m., each couple swears by their own methods for keeping the peace.

20 Bizarre But True Stories Of Missing Children Who Were Found Alive

There is nothing more heartbreaking than the abduction of a child. It is every single parent’s worse nightmare to merely turn around for just a moment and discover that their kid is gone.

Woman Who Lived With A 'Tumor' For 60 Years Is Devastated To Find Out What It Really Was

Sometimes it’s easy to forget how amazing modern medicine has become. From replacement joints to vaccines, doctors have never had such sophisticated tools at their disposal. Regardless, even the most trusted and highly skilled doctors are capable of a misdiagnosis. They are, after all, merely human.

Dad's Hysterical Facebook Birthday Post To His Daughter Goes Viral

Although plenty of parents use it, social media is, by and large, a millennial’s game. Staying up-to-date on the latest news and trends is a high priority for young people, and there’s no better place to do that than on the Internet’s social platforms.

Woman's Search For Her Biological Parents Unearths An Illicit Decades-Old Affair

For any child abandoned by their parents, the mystery surrounding their origins is often hard to ignore. The struggle to learn more about their biological parents and, by extension, their own selves, can sometimes be unending.