I had no choice but to learn how to survive parenting my special kid. And in a nutshell, here's how I found my way.
Oh summer. That wonderful time of sitting in the sun and splashing by the pool. With all of these kids.
Even having children with my partner didn't fully lift the weight I had carried with me forever. But the Supreme Court decision for gay marriage lightened the load.
A birth of a healthy baby is supposed to be nothing but joy. But what if it isn't?
Sesame Street and the USO have partnered to help kids transition during moves.
Essential oils can offer health benefits, but many can be harmful if used incorrectly.
I wasn't sure I was into the idea of rewards for good behavior, but then I realized something.
Parenting through nasty racist encounters, with angst and anger roiling in your belly, takes real work. Work that, to be honest, I’m not convinced I can actually pull off with a cool, collected head.
Linda Rahal, an immigration lawyer, had been leading a perfectly happy single life -- filled with travels and ironman competitions -- when a former client made a dying wish. After a lengthy international legal battle, Linda became a mother by adopting her client's daughter from Serbia.
It may sound silly, but really, we've all been there: How do you play with your infant without driving yourself crazy?
Meghan Leahy advises: What if we reframed this to “Hey, hitting is completely and totally normal in toddlers. And even more, it is okay”?
The best thing you can do for your college-aged student? Let them take a gap year before heading to campus.
I didn't realize how much help I needed, we all need, until other mothers came knocking.
By now, your child may have caught a glimpse of news coverage related to recent shootings -- or other horrible news. Here's how to talk with them about it.
Rankings focus on how easy it is to attach car seats and boosters to vehicle, not on crash tests.
Raising a black son hasn't made my whiteness go away, but it's forced me to examine it more deeply.
My millennial students taught me a lot about what it means to have work life balance, and we should all listen
ESSAY | How did we forget about the cleaned-out pantry, crowds of friends and piles of wet towels?
Local group D.C. Metro Dads offers fathers a kid-friendly place for grown-up camaraderie.