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We need to go buy school supplies, my daughter said. It won't be like last year, she said. Not at all.
Making pizza at home: a 3-year-old can help; two 9-year-olds can nearly do the job themselves.
After 3 years of infertility, 4 miscarriages and 10 doctors, our daughter was born. Friends keep asking, "Would you do it all again?"
When one parent is planning to leave a marriage, how can both spouses prepare a preschooler for the change?
Any month includes new work by Shirley Jackson and Laura Ingalls Wilder is a good month.
My husband had a heart attack in Singapore, and I got on a plane without telling our son.
Gender roles can be so ingrained that we don't even realize we're reinforcing them with our own parenting choices.
Chermoula: a huge success. Salmon for the child who doesn't like it anymore? Less so.
“The kids,” which comes out so naturally now, could very easily go back to “the kid” very soon.
A few fresh suggestions for new labels on toy aisles: Spatial skills. Thinking. Aggression. Sexualization.
It may sound as though I was so cool with my daughter's backpacking trip that I dropped her off with a hug and a wave. I wasn't, but maybe I should have been.
Jessica Lahey literally wrote the book about letting kids fail. But sometimes her kids want her to step in, not back.
Make that "6 Things I Need To Send Kids Back to School" that I don't have, and can't possibly buy.
Frying fish outdoors means less splatter and mess, and it’s a job older children can enjoy.
How did we go from long talks, fingers intertwined, to miles apart and discussing appliances?
My youngest child used to stand near other adults on line when the complaints began, as if he was with another, less-troublesome shopper.
When did watching every game become an unspoken part of the modern parental contract?
Do any of the Republican candidates support policies that support working families? We don't know, because they weren't asked.
Laura Ingalls Wilder's original autobiography, "Pioneer Girl," annotated with every detail of her many journeys, both into the West and into print.
A Pew Foundation report finds that teenagers use online connections to strengthen old friendships and build new ones.