I Ran My First Marathon After 55

Think running 26.2 miles is a young person's sport? Think again. In recent years, the majority of marathon finishers in the U.S. have been over the age of 40. And not everyone who commits to running this grueling distance is a lifelong athlete with a closet full of medals. Read on to meet three marathon finishers who didn't even start running until they were over the age of 55.

Why I Swear In Front of My Kids

...sometimes -- say, when your bag of groceries breaks in the middle of the street while a car is coming and you're holding the leash of your (barking) dog and you've also made the grave mistake of trying to take an urgent work phone call -- there is no other solution but to drop the f-bomb.

16 Signs You're a Portland Parent

No matter where you live, parenting is a zany, occasionally surreal experience. So what’s it like raising a family in Stumptown, which is known as much for its health-conscious, eco-friendly culture and jaw-dropping landscape as it is for its insistence to “Keep Portland Weird?”

9 Signs You're On a Fad Diet

No matter where you live, parenting is a zany, occasionally surreal experience. So what’s it like raising a family in Stumptown, which is known as much for its health-conscious, eco-friendly culture and jaw-dropping landscape as it is for its insistence to “Keep Portland Weird?”