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I don't want my daughters to have abortions. I do want them to know they can come to me, like the character in "Obvious Child" goes to her mother.
Kids in the Kitchen: A 3-year-old learns how to make Easy Sheet-Pan Chicken, and basic cooking skills.
The only certainty in the foster care world, and I suppose in parenting in general, is the uncertainty of it all.
Bed-sharing was so important for us, but the New York City Department of Health advertises that parents and infants should "Stay close. Sleep apart."
My daughter does not speak. She does not sign. She cannot point or use picture exchange. But she can read.
I couldn't imagine why anyone would ask this of an ordinary 5-year-old entering kindergarten, and I couldn't get a good answer to my question.
A full-time aide seemed like the perfect solution for my son — until he came to rely on her aid far too much.
An 11-year old learns to cook Stir-Fried Chicken with Ketchup in the first #NYTKidsCook.
A recent survey suggests that the parents with the most money are the least likely to talk about it with their kids.
New research suggests that a parent's belief that one sibling is a better student than another can become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
My husband and I signed up for the challenges of foster parenting. Our friends and extended family did not, but they still come through.
At least 12 children have died during the Democratic Republic of Congo's years-long suspension of their exit permits.
More freelancers, contractors and entrepreneurs means even more people asking "How am I going to take parental leave when my kid is born?"
In its latest release, Pixar helpfully and gleefully rejects the premise that all we should want is for our children to be happy.
How many of your children have come home from school to tell you that black people "used to" be treated differently?
My wife and I are ready to toast marriage equality. But our children don't need to know their family was ever unequal.
Embryo donors and recipients may be happy with their choices, but the larger debate over embryo status remains.
As I looked ahead to my husband's long term deployment, I felt as if I were drowning—until the Navy issued me a life preserver.
We’d been told it is common for a foster child to be on his best behavior for the first few weeks or months.
One novel, two semi-memoirs and a whole lot of reading in bits and pages.