Putting the 'active' in activism: How to get kids to step up and get involved

Katie Danziger, a mom of three in New York City, remembers when her daughter, a college senior, called last year as there were demonstrations around racial issues on campuses across the country.

Do as I say, not as I do. Really?

We’ve all heard that old familiar phrase from our parents, “Do as I say, and not as I do.”

Is 50 the new 40 for motherhood?

Janet Jackson might be the most famous symbol of a growing trend: the 50-year-old mom.

Take a swing at aerial yoga at home

Over the past decade, aerial yoga classes with names like "anti-gravity," "flying" and "acrobat" yoga have appeared on studio schedules -- and with names like those, there's an intimidation factor.

The best new restaurants for 2017

Korean barbecue in London, Danish cuisine in New York and a seafood specialist in Dubai all share one thing in common -- they're served at some of the world's hottest new restaurants for 2017.

Amtrak ski train debuts between Denver and Winter Park

Skiing and snowboarding are a lot of fun.

Eat Mediterranean diet for a healthier and younger brain, studies say

As we age, our brains naturally shrink and our risk of having a stroke, dementia or Alzheimer's rise, and almost everyone experiences some kind of memory loss.

A Catholic reads the Bible, Week 49: Training body and soul with St. Paul

St. Paul is my favorite. There is no other way to start this piece than by laying it out there. His words comfort me.

17 best places to visit in 2017

Lobster suppers near the rocky red shores of Prince Edward Island.

9 of the best new cruise ships launching in 2017

Do you long for the open sea, the wind in your face and the adventure that awaits in exotic ports of call?

5 of the best food podcasts of 2016

Given our seemingly endless fascination with food as entertainment -- highlighted by shows like "Top Chef" and personalities like Anthony Bourdain -- it makes sense that there would be a great deal of interest in culinary podcasts.

Black Female-Owned Beef Jerky company Earns major respect in Hollywood

Marjorie’s Beef Jerky Was on Fire Being Loved by Over 200 VIP Celebrities at The American Music Awards Gift Exchange in Hollywood on November 19th 2016!

Dogs may go gray when stressed, just like US presidents, study says

Whether you call them gray hairs or stress highlights, world-renowned animal scientist and autism advocate Temple Grandin wants you to know that dogs may get them prematurely, too -- especially when stressed, such as being left at home alone.

10 wellness retreats to clear your head for 2017

However lovely, the holidays tend to leave us feeling frazzled. Most of us will cap off the year with some combination of family drama, event overload, social media trolling and political uncertainty -- not exactly a recipe for clearheadedness.

Holiday Celebrations with West African Cuisine

As people emigrate from various countries to the United States, they bring many of their traditions and cuisine with them. Such is true of those coming from West Africa.