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The Unsolicited Advice That First Time Parents Should Hear

The Unsolicited Advice That First Time Parents Should Hear

Regan Long  07.14.2015
I just had a few moments alone with my 4th baby who just turned 10 months old. We were playing on my bed and as she used the wall to brace...
This Master of Disguise Might Be the Coolest Dad on Instagram

This Master of Disguise Might Be the Coolest Dad on Instagram

Tom M. Burns  07.13.2015
Despite the sheer number of shutterbug dads out there, we can honestly say that there aren't ANY dads on Instagram quite like Michael Gump....
The 5 Pieces Of Advice I'd Give About Screens If Parents Ever Asked

The 5 Pieces Of Advice I'd Give About Screens If Parents Ever Asked

Claire McCarthy, M.D.  07.13.2015
The explosion of tech and screens into the lives of children is outrageously obvious to me as a pediatrician.
An Open Letter To My Infant Son

An Open Letter To My Infant Son

Nathan Timmel  07.13.2015
Even though the door Mommy and Daddy exit through is a new discovery, you've been aware of the difference between your room and the outside...
When Parenting Tweens Don't Sweat It

When Parenting Tweens Don't Sweat It

Dr. Peggy Drexler  07.11.2015
Just about the least effective way to get kids to "buy in" to parental values is to try to force them to do so. Savvy parents, more often...
The Top 5 Things I Want People to Know About My Mixed Family

The Top 5 Things I Want People to Know About My Mixed Family

Brandon L. Greene  07.10.2015
The following is based on real-life experiences with my family since the birth of my son. It goes without saying that these situations,...
I Took 5,000 Pictures Of My Son In His First Year, And I Regret It

I Took 5,000 Pictures Of My Son In His First Year, And I Regret It

Christopher Reddy  07. 9.2015
Babies don't care if you buy them the fanciest clothes or most expensive toys -- and having extra photos of them should be added to the...
A Love Letter to Single Parents

A Love Letter to Single Parents

Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead  07. 9.2015
Those of us who aren't single parents need to step up. We need to help out our single parent friends. Let's offer to babysit their kids...
What My Son Taught Me About Kindness and Empathy

What My Son Taught Me About Kindness and Empathy

Kara Lawler  07. 7.2015
My son reminded me today to be kinder and gentler to the people I encounter. I'm going to try harder this week. I'm going to try to smile...
You'll Probably Want To Thank Your Parents After Reading This Comic

You'll Probably Want To Thank Your Parents After Reading This Comic

Taylor Pittman  07. 6.2015
One night, as Chris Grady tried everything he could to get his newborn daughter to fall asleep, he realized someone else had done the same...
How My Son Taught Me to Capture Moments, Not Photos

How My Son Taught Me to Capture Moments, Not Photos

Chris Harding  07. 6.2015
Perhaps I'm trying to do 'family' as I now relate to it, the images from years ago contained in the dusty photo albums my parents have....
Murphy's Law For Parents Of 3-Year-Olds

Murphy's Law For Parents Of 3-Year-Olds

Andrea Nair  07. 2.2015
The morning of the scheduled weekend away BY YOURSELF that you have been waiting for all year, you will discover you have a fever -- that...
Navy Expands Maternity Leave. Are Dads Next?

Navy Expands Maternity Leave. Are Dads Next?

Josh Levs  07. 2.2015
Obviously, military families make incredible, admirable sacrifices, and many personnel can't be allowed to leave for longer blocks of time....
The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Hollis Miller  07. 2.2015
Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character...