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Parents Over-Share Online Because They’re Lonely

We’re always hardest on people who give into our own worst impulses, and I see my own shadow in those parents. I’m an over-sharer too. Read...
Lindsay King-Miller of Role Reboot    |   07.18.19   |   SHARE
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Jennifer Herbstritt (sister) and Jeremy Herbstritt on their aunt's front porch. (Courtesy of the Herbstritt family)

What The Mother Of A School Shooting Victim Taught Me About Parenthood

While planning to have a child of my own, I often asked myself: What would it feel like to parent a child who later died unexpectedly in a school Read...
Loren Kleinman    |   06.11.19   |   SHARE
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How I'm Setting Realistic Parenting Expectations In A Pinterest World

Pinterest makes doing every aspect of life perfectly look easy. Read...
Fairygodboss    |   05.13.19   |   SHARE
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Stop Complimenting Me For Supporting My Trans Child

I know people have the best intentions, but the reality is, I’m not a superhero, and I’m not the “best mom in the world" for parenting my trans child. Read...
Nicole Pecoraro    |   05.7.19   |   SHARE
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We All Liked Problematic Stuff As Kids, But We Don’t Have To Pass Them On

To knowingly include stories with deeply problematic themes strikes me as just adding fuel to the fire. Read...
David Minerva Clover    |   04.30.19   |   SHARE
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How Colleges Use Kids' Social Media Feeds

Learn how what you post on social media can hurt — and help — the admissions process. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   04.19.19   |   SHARE
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Device Hacks For Kids With Special Needs

Eight ideas to make your device more usable for kids with special needs. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   04.15.19   |   SHARE
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Cleaning Up After Your Husband Is Not A "Blessing"

Last week, the internet went into an understandable uproar when a Christian woman decided to take to Facebook to talk about how she is Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   04.11.19   |   SHARE
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