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I am the first child of John Wayne and his third wife, Pilar Pallete

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I am the first child of John Wayne and his third wife, Pilar Pallete

I was born in 1962. My father named me after Ethan Edwards, a character from his film, The Searchers. Right after I was born we moved out of Los Angeles to this little town called Newport Beach so my experience of my father is probably different from my step-siblings Michael, Patrick, Toni, and Melinda, who he had when he was much younger. By the time I came along, my father was 59. A lot of his older friends like Henry Hathaway, John Ford, Jimmy Stewart, and Maureen O’Hara  had already passed away. I think it was hard for him to work...

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Your baby is about to turn 1? Time to plan a birthday party they won’t remember! In truth, the 1st-birthday party is meant for you, your family, and friends

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Your baby is about to turn 1? Time to plan a birthday party they won’t remember! In truth, the 1st-birthday party is meant for you, your family, and friends

It’s a way to say thank you for answering your frantic middle-of-the-night phone calls and for watching the tot so you could enjoy one another’s company in a restaurant child-free. The best 1st-birthday party ideas tend to be the simplest: indoor activities that are fun for everyone — meaning boys and girls of all ages, as well as all the adults in the room. To that end, here are 10 1st-birthday party ideas covering a range of themes — from time capsules to baby yoga — and a whole gamut of entertaining indoor activities, whether it’s building a ball pit...

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Chief among the many threats posed by the novel coronavirus COVID-19 now sweeping the nation like a 2010 Justin Bieber bop is that of prolonged exposure, specifically to children

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Chief among the many threats posed by the novel coronavirus COVID-19 now sweeping the nation like a 2010 Justin Bieber bop is that of prolonged exposure, specifically to children

As working parents become working-from-home parents, and schools prepare to evacuate themselves forcefully, a considerable number of caregivers are wondering what life will look like under quarantine. The answer? Probably like one of those Family Circus cartoons where Bobby bounces off the walls and furniture and off-puttingly evangelical overtones. Sponsored by Enfamil Enspire An Award-Winning Formula Looking for a formula you can trust to support your baby? Enspire is Enfamil’s closest formula to breast milk ever. It has Lactoferrin and MFGM which have been associated with fewer digestive and respiratory issues. Learn More About Enspire All the $10-dollar, black market...

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