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BROTHERS AND SISTERS
Matthew Rhys On His 'Refreshing' Gay Character On 'Brothers & Sisters'
"There was no coming out story. There was no challenge," the actor tells HuffPost Live.
GPS FOR THE SOUL
6 Siblings and 5 Valuable Lessons Learned
Writer,entrepreneur, fitness instructor, dog mom and avid cand...
17 Awesome Things About Being A Woman With Brothers
1. You have an endless supply of baggy sweatshirts and oversized polos to borrow. 16. You have a built-in partner-in-crime
3 Things I've Learned Watching My Sister Fight Breast Cancer
Author. Husband. Daddy to Five. Sharing family, wellness and w...
She didn't choose this battle. But I promise it messed with the wrong woman. Give 'em hell George. We're praying and pulling for you.
Gender Stereotypes and the Sister-Brother Relationship
Author/Illustrator of the children's book, Absolute Mayhem. Bl...
The relationships between sister and sister or brother and brother are celebrated in greeting cards, inspirational sayings, and other Hallmark-worthy moments. Yet I have loved watching the web that is continuously being spun between my children...a lone sister and brother.
The Unbreakable Bond: Siblings' Lasting Impressions, Explained By Science
In fact, the role of the sibling is particularly important in instances of broken homes. Experts in the field have found
33 Reasons My Kids Are Fighting Today
Published author and blogger at Mommy A to Z
Little Brother was in time-out for two minutes while Big Sister was in time-out for five minutes and that's not fair.
Poet and writer
This story is included in Tricia McCallum's first book of poetry:
Nothing Gold Can Stay: A Mother and Father Remembered
What I Gained From Having a Sister and No Brothers
Dad. Writer. Fantasy football, cheeseburger, Larry David enthu...
By having a sister, I developed an early respect for the opposite sex I may not have if I had been an only child or one of three brothers.
This Is What A 10-Year-Old Boy Sees When He Looks At His Little Sister -- And It's Just Beautiful
Translation: Age: 10 Recipient: Charlie's little sister, Zoe (age 5) Title: What I See When I Look At My Sister Has your
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5 Ways My Second Kid Is Getting Less (And That's OK)
Published author and blogger at Mommy A to Z
I'm constantly witnessing ways in which my toddler son is getting less than his older sister did. And yet, despite the outward appearance of deprivation, I'm discovering that the things he's missing aren't as important as I thought.
6 Things Only A Sister Can Do For You
She's bossy? She's embarrassing? She's irreplaceable? Yes, yes, and yes -- but not at all how you think. When she'd gone
The Day My Favorite Waitress Made Me Cry
Writer, Blogger, and the mind behind My Dishwasher's Possessed!
I always describe myself as being a special needs mom, but in reality we are a special needs family. We have not had to tell our boys to feel responsible for Lizzy, they do that because they love her.
The Ties That Bind My Kids
Claire McCarthy, M.D.
Pediatrician at Boston Children's Hospital, Assistant Professo...
The bond between siblings is one of those unexplainable and largely unteachable things. It grows from shared experience -- from growing up and living through so much together, from knowing each other's secrets, from loving (and sometimes hating) the same people.
Little Girl Is Really Excited To Find Out Her Baby Sibling's Gender, Until...
(Hat tip: Tastefully Offensive) Well, maybe not for this little girl who really (REALLY) wished she was getting a sister
For the Love of My Sister
International author and speaker
Well anyway, back to the story. My parents were away in Europe and Mrs. Cox, the brave or insane babysitter who was willing
TV & FILM
Luke Grimes Exits 'True Blood,' His Character To Be Recast
It looks like some new blood is headed to "True Blood." TV Line reports that Luke Grimes, who played vampire James on the
The Achiever, the Peacemaker and the Life of the Party: How Birth Order Affects Personality
Dr. Gail Gross
Human Behavior, Parenting, and Education Expert, Speaker, Auth...
I know that no two children have the same set of parents, even though they live in the same family. Why? Because parents are different with each of their children, and no two children ever take the same role.
How I Owned Up to My Last Mental Facepalm
Naomi Mac Millan
Writer, blogger and a bunch of other things
At the time, her answer made me feel sorry for her. At least that's how I took it. However, it was my brother-in-law's impromptu speech during the reception that caused me to rethink things. I realized I had it all wrong.
Greg Berlanti, 'Dawson's Creek' And 'Brothers & Sisters' Executive Producer, Talks TV Gay Characters
You said in the past you had plans to introduce a gay character on “Arrow.” Do you still have plans for that? We do. Yes
10 Senior Siblings Living Life To The Fullest (VIDEO)
Art Kutchinski, 82, feels fortunate to be surrounded by his family. But this is no ordinary reunion. Art has nine happy and
Tie One On: Bracelets for Brothers, Sisters and Friends on the Festival of Rasksha Bandhan
Author, 'The Joy of Ritual' and 'The Joys of Family Rituals'
On Aug. 21 this year, Hindus all over the world celebrate Raksha Bandhan or Rahki -- a time dedicated to the love and caring between brothers and sisters.
Study: Men With Sisters More Likely To Vote Republican
A new academic study has found that young men raised with sisters are more conservative in their outlook on gender roles
How To Be A Mean Brother: Keith Allen Vanke Introduces His Sister (VIDEO)
Keith Allen Vanke is pleased to introduce you to his sister. So very pleased. Vine of the year? Yeah, Vine of the year. Via
A Sibling for My Child
We sometimes regret not having another child because we deprived Eddie of a sibling. We try to fill the void by running around with him, hiding behind trees, kicking balls, playing tag, but it's tiring. My husband and I are close to 50. We don't always have the stamina to be his siblings.
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