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Experts share advice on how observing ants, robins and chipmunks can help create more compassionate kids.

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If anyone is capable of teaching him how to grow into a respectable man, it’s going to be his sisters.

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Five parenting experts recommend their favorites.

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He died afraid and ashamed of who he really was. In encouraging kindness and acceptance in my own kids, I hope to turn his legacy into something positive.

  • Jared Bilski
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Shona Keetley is now warning other parents about riding slides with their children.

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We reversed how it usually is — mother giving daughter things to fill her first kitchen upon her marriage.

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Meghan Leahy talked about all things parenting.

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European courts have recognized that individuals can, in certain circumstances, ask Google to hide results from their search algorithms.

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Investigate possible medical causes, but absent those, just chill out. Showing anxiety about accidents will just make things worse.

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These five recipes provide hydration, electrolytes, antioxidants and natural sugars.

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“We’re citizens; they can’t stop us from coming back," I told my son, who was near tears. But I wasn't so sure.

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My daughter was afraid of me dying, and, I realized, so was I.

  • Jessica F. Hinton
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Serena Williams, working parent just like us. What have you missed?

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As an editor, I found it painful to refer to Sula in the plural form. But I realized that the tiny jolt I felt each time my mind readjusted was a miniature echo and essential reminder of the discrimination that transgender people experience every day.

  • Debra Malina
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When my 7-year-old noticed a bird whose wing seemed injured and said, “Mommy, we have to help it,” I jumped at the chance to do some good. The bird was less pleased.

  • Kelly Dalton
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Sometimes, how we define parenting is fluid. I'm learning to embrace the family we've built.

  • Georgene Smith Goodin
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Science is clearly on the side of not using corporal punishment. Intuitive parents know to use consistent, loving and compassionate discipline — but what does that look like?

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The more books she gobbles up, the more lives and worlds she has packed impossibly into her 9-year-old brain.

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I found myself — a woman who once appreciated beef carpaccio marinated with lemon and capers — living a flurry of contradictions. I was bringing my son to McDonald’s for exercise and protein.

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Enduring the questions about whether he was eating enough, I felt guilty about my small son, who at 6 months old, still fit into some newborn clothing. Social media, of all things, helped me come to my senses.

  • Meg Stevens
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