Their Closets, Themselves
For two writers, recreating their family members’ carefully curated closets yielded new insight into the essentials of their lives.
The ACA Saved Our Family. Now, We’re Terrified.For a freelancer hit with a disabling chronic illness, Obamacare meant security and survival—and its repeal could be a disaster.
How Do I Explain to My Daughters What Happened in This Election?Deciding whether to protect them or to have a very difficult conversation.
Alone, TogetherTo avoid travel stress and major arguments, more couples should vacation together but fly alone.
Single-Mother Families Aren’t the “Other”They’re increasingly the norm. And it’s time to end the shaming and stigmatizing of solo moms.
In Praise of the AuntieThey’re the rule-breaking, adventure-taking, hug-dispensing women who make every family stronger.
Being Mindful About MindfulnessIs the push to teach meditation in schools just a way to mold shiny corporate humanoids?
How to Turn Pokémon Go Into a Lifelong PassionPeople who love the game are collectors at heart. Here’s how to entertain them forever.
Please Don’t Ask Me to Put Down My Phone It’s a time machine to a place where my husband is still alive.
The Cupcake RevolutionI can’t save my daughter from a terminal illness. But we can help save other children from the same fate.
How to Win Every Argument With Your Kids ForeverThe answer can be found in game theory, according to a new book.
Don’t Procrastinate on Getting Your Baby a Passport! She’ll Thank You Later.Flying with a baby on board? Slate’s president, Keith Hernandez, shares a parenting triumph.