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Things we looked forward to as parents
Family / Kids / Parenting

Things we looked forward to as parents

Buckle up for the road trip of a lifetime–we hope you like the smell of ketchup!

Divorce Sucks: The Birthday Episode
Kids / Parenting

Divorce Sucks: The Birthday Episode

Divorce sucks and my kids no longer have the kind of mom they once had.

6 Racially Diverse and LGBTQ Positive Children’s Books
Books

6 Racially Diverse and LGBTQ Positive Children’s Books

Dylan has found the feminist, racially diverse, LGBTQ-positive children’s books you’ve been looking for!

Beyond Talk: Helping Kids Deal with Divorce
Parenting

Beyond Talk: Helping Kids Deal with Divorce

“It’s not your fault” and “We will always take care of you”—those phrases don’t have the leverage necessary to lift that weight.

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Family / Kids / Parenting

Where the Boys Are (Hint: My House)

My then-partner/now-husband and I, having tried over and over and harder and harder to conceive an offspring in the traditional manner (it was simply grueling, I tell you), finally gave up the ghost and decided to adopt somebody via the good graces of the New Jersey State Foster System.

The Youngest Victims: Bullying of Sexual Minority Youth
Health & Wellness

The Youngest Victims: Bullying of Sexual Minority Youth

Kids who identify as sexual minorities are victims of bullying younger than originally thought.

A Tooth in the Hand
Family / Kids / Parenting

A Tooth in the Hand

Motherhood can be gruesome in an every day sort of way.

Talking to Young Children about Death
Family

Talking to Young Children about Death

Young children have a lot of questions about death.

Parenting Everyday Heartbreak
Family / Parenting

Parenting Everyday Heartbreak

Most parents, when faced with big challenges, know what to do and say to help their kids but what about the everyday heartbreak?

Lesbians Raising Sons
Family / Parenting

Lesbians Raising Sons

What is it like to be a boy raised by two women?