Parent-shaming has exploded in recent years. The advent of social media has made it easier than ever to shame strangers anonymously.
One slip up is all of our own doing, and has been called out by actress and neuroscientist, Mayim Bialik: Stop calling women ‘girls.'
For years my partner told me that I gave my kids too many choices.
Is it just me, or is our society’s youth today really struggling with respect? I’ve worked with kids for years and I’ve got three children of my own. Things that didn’t fly when I was a kid (and that wasn’t so long ago!) are either ignored or let go. An example: I’d never even dream of calling my teachers or parents by their first name.
Though raising a child today is tough, I strongly believe that all of us, parents and otherwise, must take responsibility for ensuring that children are not brought up to be unruly.
Children of single parents grow up seeing a very different example of romantic love than those who grew up in a "normal" household. Namely, none at all.
Crowd-sourced porn, genderqueer dissections, and some good old-fashioned advice on how not to throttle your insomniac toddler.
But just when I thought I’d finally conquered the next hurdle of Corey starting pre-school, I was faced with yet a new one. Other mothers.
Lower your standards, live in moderate amounts of filth, and go to bed early. The cat will thank you.
So you fed your baby some formula instead of breast milk. His future is not shot. Really. It's not—and The Guilt serves no one.