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It Takes a Village

Kathleen Siddell | Posted 05.24.2015 | Parents
Kathleen Siddell

This virtual village is far and wide -- populated by parents all over the world, with all kinds of circumstances. We have the opportunity like never before to learn and share and adjust and improve... if only we could stop burning it down.

55 Things You Taught Us About Parenting In 2013

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich and Farah L. Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

From babyhood to graduation and beyond, we proudly present a selection of the many, many lessons we learned from HuffPost Parents bloggers in 2013. ...

Why This Mommy Hates Mommy Blogs

Tina Issa | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Tina Issa

We moms are handling the hardest job in the world: raising children. The challenges we face day to day are hard enough without being judged by other moms. And this is what these judging mommy blogs and social posts are all about -- the need to feel superior and show people how perfect you are and how imperfect everyone else is.

Chicago Sun-Times Signs Jenny McCarthy to Write Parenting Advice Blog

Paul Raeburn | Posted 12.22.2012 | Media
Paul Raeburn

Jenny McCarthy is entitled to her opinion and her mommy instinct, but she's not entitled to the validation and amplification that come with a job as a daily blogger for the Sun-Times. As Maria Puente writes at USA Today, "She definitely has a voice, and now she has a megaphone."

Mom And Dad Blogs We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.26.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Jim Griffioen shares his family's adventures and misadventures on a recent trip to Italy, a toy laptop brings Charlie Capen ...

Real and Imagined Fears About Your Stolen Baby Photos

David Vienna | Posted 11.12.2012 | Parents
David Vienna

The debate over content creator's rights online roars above the din every now and again. But when that stolen content is a picture of your child, the stakes seem higher than just a missing byline.

What Has The Internet Given You Lately, Mom?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.31.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Inspired by what the research was trying to capture, I reached out to my own web of blogging friends. Why are you here? I asked them. What has the Internet done for you since you've become a parent?

The Best Of The Mom And Dad Blogs This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 04.30.2012 | Parents

This week on Parenthesis, we sympathize with The Didactic Pirate's math homework troubles, ponder the possibility of blogging selflessly with Her Bad ...

How Jenny Lawson Became The Bloggess

Lisa Belkin | Posted 06.18.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Jenny Lawson's voice on the "page" is so different than her voice in person. Which speaks volumes about the role of blogging and the internet in helping all of us have our say.

Transformed, But Unchanged? A New Dad Vows To Shut Up About His 'Brilliant' Son

Lisa Belkin | Posted 06.02.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

"Can I tell you what I'm not going to do? I'm not going to turn this column into a series of wry observations on fatherhood." Wanna bet?

What Would You Name HuffPost's Parenting Blog?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 03.05.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

A look at some of the hundreds of suggestions readers have sent for a new parenting blog name.

Bye Bye, “Parentlode”! Announcing My To-Be-Named-By-You Blog Contest

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.21.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

What would you name a place where parents can gather and share and gripe and wrestle this parenting thing down? The prize: An expense paid trip to NYC, lunch with our HuffPost Parents team (including Arianna) and, to show there are no hard feelings, a digital subscription to the New York Times.

Parents, Have You Joined Today's Parenting Blog-In?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.01.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Are there any subjects on which parents can agree simply because they are parents? While the role defines our lives, does it not spill over and define our politics?

Mom Bloggers: Smarter, More Educated, More Social?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.01.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

A study shows that Mom Bloggers are a force to be reckoned with. Which ones do you read (Dad blogs, too...) and why?