The ‘Tween’ Epidemic: Encouraging Kids To Grow Up Too Fast Since 1997
"Tween" may seem like a relatively new term for parents wrestling Miley Cyrus or Justin Bieber dolls from...
Pay It Forward: I Give My Friends The Gift Of A Messy House
My dear friend Sarah has four kids. She's a military wife and that means lots of moves. A...
The Full Spectrum: Aspergers Is The New Black
Aspergers is the new black. Or so it would seem in Hollywood over the past few years....
Evening Feeding: New Ways Mothers Should Feel Guilty — Raising Your Children To Die
A new batch of research tells parents that their every move will cause premature death in their children...
Andy Richter’s Tweet Controls The Preschool Universe
Maybe there is something wrong with being overwhelmed with nausea each time I read a parent pouring all...
The New York Times’ ‘Coming Out’ Project Offers Authentic Portraits Of Queer Children
LGBTQ children still face awful harassment at the hands of their communities, their schools, and sadly, their families....
The Breast Milk Market
Don’t Call Them ‘Mom Jeans’ — Call Them ‘Obama Jeans’
Susan Orlean has a brief essay on the language of motherhood that has me smiling. It actually...
Tons Of (Tedious) Homework Doesn’t Make Kids College Grads
Around the time I was about 11 years old, I remember being saddled homework. I was one of...