A former staff writer at People and Us Weekly, I have covered everything from hero pets to hurricanes to the secrets of celebrity slim-downs (which is basically avoiding carbs and anything else that you might actually enjoy eating). My work has also appeared in Essence and Self Magazine. Now an editor at The Stir, I spend my downtime hanging out with my hubby, toddler, and Shih Tzu in New York City. My other favorite pastime -- reality TV. I swear I've learned everything I need to know to survive this life from Snooki, Kim K, and NeNe Leakes.
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Horrifying is the only way to describe the accident that took the life of a toddler at a church in Alabama. According to reports, the 22-month-old fell into the baptismal tank and drowned at the Pentecostal House of Prayer in Decatur. The story of how he ended up there is just heartbreaking.
Some people just have no business raising children. You know the type I'm referring to: parents who beat their children viciously or stand by and watch it occur. That is what appears to have happened to 2-year-old Peyton Graham. The toddler was allegedly beaten to death by her dad, a soldier in the military, because she soiled her diaper. But if found guilty, he certainly isn't the only one to blame.
After watching Sean Lowe romance two dozen women on The Bachelor, it's hard seeing him as much else. However, the reality star is primed to prove that he is so much more. His next big gig? It's not starring on Couples Therapy (like Juan Pablo Galavis and Nikki Ferrell) nor does it seem he's headed back to a career as an insurance salesman. Now Sean is has become ...