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Feb. 15 2018 8:04 AMWhen Your Mom Is a Documentary Filmmaker and Your Dad Is the Producer of IcarusFeaturing Amelia Garbus Cogan, age 13, grade 8.
Feb. 8 2018 9:04 AMWhen Your Mom Is the Longtime Manager of Wu-Tang Members and Your Dad Is a Shaolin MonkFeaturing Jian Hong Shi, age 15, grade 10.
Feb. 6 2018 3:27 PM“Is It Mom’s Day Off?”Gay dads already face unique challenges. But the queer parenting community isn’t as inclusive as you might expect.
Jan. 24 2018 7:10 PMParents, Be Careful About Those White Lies You Tell Your Kids
Jan. 22 2018 5:50 AMWhen Your Mom Is “Tiger Mother” Amy ChuaFeaturing Lulu Chua-Rubenfeld, age 21.
Jan. 18 2018 12:15 PMHow I Fell in Love With the Finnish Baby BoxOr at least a bougie knockoff of the one Finland’s government sends to all expectant parents.
Jan. 16 2018 6:01 AMAvoiding the Scourge of a Million Crappy Plastic ToysMy anxious quest to follow the doctrine of “toy limitation.”
Jan. 16 2018 5:51 AMWhen Your Dad Is BuzzFeed’s Ben SmithFeaturing Hugo Smith, age 14, grade 9.
Jan. 16 2018 5:43 AMThere’s Someone Missing From My Facebook PhotosThe person who makes my seemingly effortless parenting possible: my nanny.
Jan. 16 2018 5:40 AMThe Final PushWhat a father does in the delivery room.
Sept. 25 2017 9:04 AMWho Gets to Tell the Story of a Child’s Illness?When I started writing a book about my daughter’s bone marrow transplant, I didn’t question my right to describe my kids in print. Now I do.
June 16 2017 9:02 AMThe GrandmannyMy dad came out when I was a teenager. I couldn’t understand how hard he had it until I became a parent myself.
June 9 2017 5:55 AMPlay Date With the Lost GenerationMy toddler’s secret identity as a drunken artist of the early 20th century.
June 5 2017 5:55 AMWho Am I Wearing?Fashion adventures, and misadventures, while living with dementia.
May 12 2017 9:39 AMGoop TherapyHow I learned to love my kid’s obsession with slime.
Feb. 13 2018 2:36 PM“I Haven’t Moved On”What it’s like to lose your brother right before competing in the Olympics—then have your personal tragedy turned into an uplifting, TV-ready story.
Feb. 8 2018 5:57 AMVolk HeroesThis fun new book about how Germans raise their kids will break American parents’ hearts.
Feb. 6 2018 12:59 PMThe Tongue Tie ConundrumMore and more babies are receiving this controversial diagnosis, and parents are getting conflicting advice. Here’s how to navigate the confusion.
Jan. 23 2018 5:55 AMMy Spaceship Knows Which Way to GoHow David Bowie helped my autistic son become himself.
Jan. 19 2018 6:06 PMChicago West Is a Bad Name for a Kardashian Child and I’ll Tell You Why
Jan. 17 2018 11:32 AMA Gentle Ode to All the Baby Accessories Designed to Look Like Military Gear
Jan. 16 2018 5:57 AMThe Dubious System for Measuring the Size of Your Baby’s HeadWhy so many parents are mistakenly told that their kid has a massive noggin.
Jan. 16 2018 5:45 AM“My Life Is a Waking Nightmare”Why do parents make parenting sound so God-awful?
Jan. 16 2018 5:42 AMGot Lice? Come On In.My kids’ school lets students with head lice stay in class. What a great policy!
Jan. 16 2018 5:37 AMI Can No Longer Get a Decent Photograph of My ChildrenThey refuse to be frozen in time, and so I can feel time slipping through my fingers.
July 14 2017 9:14 AMAfter the OutrageLast summer, the Red Cross pulled its racist swimming posters. Has it done anything about racism in swimming?
June 13 2017 5:55 AMConfessions of a Part-Time MomDivorce and shared custody suits me, and it suits my kids, too.
June 6 2017 5:55 AMA Writing Mother Is a Selfish MotherI used to lose myself in a world of words. But raising a child with autism required a new way of thinking about creativity.
May 19 2017 8:30 AMTheir Closets, ThemselvesFor two writers, recreating their family members’ carefully curated closets yielded new insight into the essentials of their lives.
May 10 2017 9:00 AMYou Will Hate Your Husband After Your Kid Is BornDon’t let anyone tell you otherwise.

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