Topic: Childrearing

The Cops Don’t Need To Know Every Time A Kid Is Left Alone In A Car

The Cops Don't Need To Know Every Time A Kid Is Left Alone In A Car

It’s our job as parents to protect our kids and most of us take that pretty seriously, but what happens when other parents call the cops over perfectly harmless things because, in their opinion, you’re not taking your job seriously enough? That’s the subject of a recent article on Slate about moms who left their children unattended in the car for a few minutes and ended up in handcuffs. More »

Etsy’s 10 Most Impressively Sexist Onesies

Etsy's 10 Most Impressively Sexist Onesies

Along with their requirements for food, diapers, and affection, it turns out that babies also need to be clothed. The way we as parents choose to meet that requirement tends to say more about our outlook on life than it says anything about the baby himself; and in the case of these ten Etsy onesies, it says, “I am jaw-droppingly tacky and have opinions about gender better suited to the Dark Ages than the year 2015.” More »