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Parenting

Expert advice on how to deal with the challenges of parenting and raising kids today.

Should you be friends with your kids?

How to make school life a little less difficult for kids

How to (actually) talk to kids

The unexpected pitfalls of work-from-home parenthood

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Traveling with a baby? Here’s what you need.

The decline of American playtime — and how to resurrect it

President Biden’s new executive action is all about children and the internet

From banning hugs to gentle parenting, how are you supposed to raise kids, anyway?

The expensive, unrealistic, and extremely white world of “momfluencers”

The case for raising a mediocre kid

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How to answer 7 big questions kids have about the coronavirus pandemic

Having a kid won’t kill your marriage, and other parenting “truths” debunked

“You’re Doing It Wrong”: the century-old roots of mom-shaming

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Myth #7: Children aren’t old enough to know their gender identity

Most parenting advice is worthless. So here's some parenting advice.

Reality TV offers valuable lessons for children. Really.

7 expenses I didn't budget for as a new parent

The truth about parenting: older kids are much more rewarding than babies

I complained about helicopter parents for years. Then I realized I was one.

How I realized I was part of the problem — and what I did about it.

Childless adults are generally just as happy as parents

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