Their Parents Are Anti-Vaxxers. These Teens Want The Covid Shot Anyway.
There are ways to circumvent parental consent.
I Had A Traumatic Birth — Getting My Hospital Records Helped Me Reframe It
25-34% of parents report a traumatic birth. When my 2nd child was born, I became one of them.
The Second Snake — And Learning To Live With Risk As A Parent
Risk was part of my family’s life after our daughter was diagnosed with two rare heart conditions. Then came the pandemic.
The Real-Life People Who Inspired Emily Adrian’s Book About Motherhood And The NBA
Emily Adrian’s The Second Season doesn’t shy away from the tough questions every woman who tries to balance career and family inevitably asks herself.
My Firstborn Leaves For College In 63 Days — Is He Ready?
I find myself lying in bed at night, wondering how prepared he is.
This Year I Became A Soccer Mom, And It’s Been Surprisingly Profound
I tell the kids “We’re here to have fun, make new friends and be in our bodies!” but maybe I’m the person who needs to hear that the most.
"I'm Afraid I Might Be Turning Into A Dog"
An excerpt from NIGHTBITCH, a novel about a new mom's postpartum transformation
The Reckless Love Of Foster Parenting
Mothering this way has taught me that no amount of love can make the beloved become “yours.” Your reward is the time spent in their presence, the ability to bear witness to their growth. That’s the gift.
I’m An English Teacher — But I Told My Children I Didn’t Speak English
As Indian immigrants, preserving our language within the four walls of our home felt like a concrete way of clinging to the country we had left behind.
American Parents Need More Than A Tax Credit — We Need New Family Values
We need a national conversation about what we want for our collective future.
The Advice Alex Morgan Would Give Her Daughter About Getting Into Sports
The Olympic soccer star on how "priorities change" after becoming a mom. (But the winning doesn't.)
Are Postpartum Mothers The Ultimate Unreliable Narrators? Two New Novels Make The Case
Are these mothers going mad or are they actually experiencing something supernatural? Are the demons within or without? Either way, I recognized myself in them.