'Virgin River' can teach us about parenting.

Everything Virgin River Can Teach Us About Parenting

It’s not just smooching and sultry side glances!


Virgin River on Netflix might be predominantly a romantic series, following the complicated love story of bar owner Jack and Mel, but there’s so much good parenting stuff in there, too. (Note: Spoilers ahead!)


#1. Pregnancy loss changes everything.

Nurse practitioner Mel arrives in Virgin River as a heartbroken woman. She suffered a pregnancy loss that left her reeling for months, because that kind of loss really changes everything.