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New Study Finds Rich Moms Have Boys, Poor Moms Have Girls

Poverty may play a role in a baby's gender. Image: Richard Dunstan, sxc.hu
Ever feel like a baby's gender is just a matter of the universe flipping a giant coin? Think again: Various studies have found that gender might be dictated by...

Mom Guilts Sons Into Committing Armed Robbery

Mom's financial plan lands family in jail. Photo courtesy of sxc.hu. Desperate times may call for desperate measures, but this is ridiculous: A mother in Phoenix, Arizona recently lost her job and was having trouble coming up with the money to...

The White House - Are Boys Too Rowdy?

I'm a mom (who was once a girl) who is raising daughters (more girls), so I really don't know much about what it means to parent a boy. I do have nephews, however, and though they often have different interests than my girls, they don't seem like...

Cate Blanchett Says No To Plastic Surgery, Possibly Yes To More Babies

Ah, the lovely Cate Blanchett. Can she do no wrong? It would seem so. Not only is she one of the world's great beauties, but she is a very talented actor and Oscar-winner who, it seems, also has a wonderful marriage and three lovely sons. Cate...

David Beckham set to launch kids books

Soccer superstar David Beckham is set to launch a series of books aimed at getting kids to read through soccer. These days, Beckham is known as much for his celebrity lifestyle and products that carry his name as he is for his Euro football moves. In...

Septuplets born to Egyptian couple

Ghazala Khamis made history last week when she gave birth to seven apparently healthy babies via c-section, making her only the second mother ever to successfully give birth to septuplets. The children, four girls and three boys, all appear to be...

Tori Spelling confirms you can conceive in one try

Actress Tori Spelling recently debuted her new baby girl, Stella, to the media and the world. She also revealed that it only took one try for her to get pregnant. According to OK Magazine, Tori is quoted as saying she'd been on one type of birth...

Are mama's boys for real?

I don't know about in this country, but in Italy apparently they are. Of all the fears I have for my son, perhaps the one that gets to me the most is that I will turn my son into a mama's boy. Is there anything I want more than to keep my son around...

Mothers of sons: do you know what a SIB is?

A close friend of our family works in Geriatric Health. And man, working in that field would be tough. I'm pretty sure I'd rather sit in a dank parkade dispensing yellow tickets or wearing a pizza cutout around my head than have to face dying and...

Kid saves dad's life, then asks for Playstation 3 on national TV

Matty Lovo is one heroic young man. After his father passed out while driving his big rig, the 9-year-old grabbed the wheel, and simultaneously called for help over the CB radio. Matty's also no dummy. When local TV stations jumped on the story,...

9-year-old saves dad from lightning strike

They say your chances of getting struck by lightning are about one in three million. So you might think that Shane Gaither, who was badly shaken by a lightning bolt Sunday afternoon, must be an incredibly unlucky person. But in fact, just the...

Sicilian mother cuts off 61-year-old son's allowance because he stayed out too late

When I was in high school, I worried about one day becoming the son that never left my parent's house, and now that I have a child of my own, I worry that she'll be that kind of daughter (though, granted, she's 3, so that's a long way off). But, no...

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