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March 13, 2018
Val Kleppen, Parenting Perspectives columnist
It turns out I am 'that' mom
March 13, 2018 - 8:50am
March 9, 2018
Katie Pinke
History is a gift that gives roots to the present
March 9, 2018 - 6:32am
March 6, 2018
Kris Kerzman
Photo courtesy Britta Trygstad
Commentary: It's bad to be addicted to your smartphone, but worse in front of your kids
March 6, 2018 - 8:35am
March 3, 2018
Mimmu Salmela serves hot chocolate to Benjamin Pilate, 10, of Duluth after he was playing on a homemade Winter Olympics course. Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.complay button
WINTER GAMES: Salmela family builds mini-Olympic venue, complete with luge, curling, biathlon and more
March 3, 2018 - 5:00am
February 27, 2018
Nicole Welle
Lessons from watching classic musicals with children
February 27, 2018 - 9:00am
February 19, 2018
'Love him as he is': Vikre family together after newborn's health crisis
February 19, 2018 - 6:19pm
February 17, 2018
Kevin Jacobsen and Annie Harala share a laugh while spending time with two visitors to their home recently. The couple practice the Danish way of life called hygge — having a nice time and being mindful about it. The couple bought their house in part because of the number of comfortable gathering spots it contains. Steve Kuchera /
How to hygge: Duluth couple felt the mood before Instagram culture ever captured it
February 17, 2018 - 5:00am
February 13, 2018
Members of the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra are seen during a recent rehearsal at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Clint Austin /
Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra includes couples who fell in love, married through music
February 13, 2018 - 8:06pm
Al and Jenny Lopez, both 81, are happy in their apartment at Primrose Assisted Living in Duluth. They married on Valentine's Day a year ago and will be celebrating their first anniversary today. "If you're lonely and there's somebody in your life you enjoy being with, go for it," said Jenny. Bob King /
'Go for it': On Valentine's Day, Northland couple will celebrate first anniversary at age 81
February 13, 2018 - 7:04pm
Graphic by Danielle Teigen / Forum News Service
I'm glad my daughter has an older brother -- here's why
February 13, 2018 - 11:00am
February 11, 2018
A Vintage Surfari Wagons VW van. The vehicles can seat up to five people and sleep up to four in two berths.  (Eric Fallecker)
The acceleration of #vanlife
February 11, 2018 - 10:33am
February 10, 2018
Mel and Carson Rajkowski stand beside the milk carton igloo the family built in their front yard in the upper Congdon Park neighborhood. (Teri Cadeau/Weekly Observer)
Duluth family embraces winter, brick by brick
February 10, 2018 - 7:55am
February 8, 2018
Kevin Brown gives instructions to skaters during a family-and-friends skating session in December at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Brown is a member of Washington Wheelers Blind Hockey Club.  Photo for The Washington Post by Essdras M Suarez
Blind hockey offers fellowship, thrills
February 8, 2018 - 2:29pm
February 6, 2018
Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft, Parenting Perspectives columnist
No 'mom guilt,' but 'wife guilt' aplenty
February 6, 2018 - 8:30am
February 5, 2018
The world's richest countries guarantee mothers more than a year of paid maternity leave. The US guarantees them nothing.
February 5, 2018 - 3:01pm