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How A Total Stranger Turned My Day Around In Less Than 15 Minutes

Jen Simon | Posted 05.31.2014 | Parents
Jen Simon

I stood there with no idea of what to do next. I felt completely helpless and trapped. And then, something amazing happened.

Lisa Belkin

What The Heck Is A Play-Date Consultant, And Why Are Parents Paying $400 An Hour For One?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 07.19.2013 | Parents

The New York Post, which has made a specialty of exposing the opportunities wealthy parents have for spending far too much money to teach their kids e...

LOOK: Awesome Cartoons Poke Fun At Rich Brooklyn Families

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 05.25.2013 | New York

Outside of New York City, it can be a bit challenging to portray a typical privileged family living in Park Slope. Progressive yet somehow pretent...

A Letter to My Walking Daughter

Shannon Sutherland | Posted 03.12.2013 | Parents
Shannon Sutherland

Dear Amelia, Recently, you took your first step in becoming independent... you learned to walk. I still make you hold my hand so you don't run away, but you don't really need my help. This is the first of many milestones you will meet but to me, it is the happiest and saddest.

City Braces For Possible School Bus Drivers Strike

Newsday | Emily Ngo | Posted 03.09.2013 | New York

New York City schools and parents are bracing for a possible strike by bus drivers and bus attendants who say the city's call for contract bids withou...