We’re always hardest on people who give into our own worst impulses, and I see my own shadow in those parents. I’m an over-sharer too.
For queer parents like me, meanwhile — although I know that my whiteness and my class affords me a degree of protection from scrutiny and interference — the threat of being deemed an illegitimate parent also serves to silence any discussion of mixed feelings.
Even though I know I have no business having a baby, it feels like a door closing on my fingers every time I see it happen to someone else.
This is a hard time to be alive which means it's a hard time to be a parent. So, how do we raise boys that treat women with respect?
No staged family photo looks natural; no family actually looks like they do in those Holden Caulfield moments. Let's capture the in-between moments!
Giles Coren writes a column about fatherhood for Esquire UK. His most recent column is full of fat-shaming including shaming is own son.
The struggle of having one straggler left at home is real, and I’m starting to wonder if it will ever get better.
This straggler struggle is weighing on me! That is, the struggle of having one straggler child left at home, and I’m wondering if it will ever get better.
Newborn life...when that bliss wears off. Not all at once, and not in every way. But the bliss becomes less blinding. Everything returns to real life.
Sometimes, after you become a mom, you forget that sex used to be fun, hot, even wicked. Wicked sex? HA. I’m here to help you bring the passion back.
Welcoming any baby is probably the single most emotional experience of the human condition. But welcoming a Rainbow Baby?