“Bye girls! See you Friday!” My partner gives three cheeks three kisses and heads out the door on another Monday morning, leaving me to go it alone (with the help of two afternoons of babysitting) for another workweek. I sigh and wish we lived, and she worked, in the same town.
Sweeping up the crumbs from under the breakfast table while my older daughter cries and says, “Don’t go!” I think about how this arrangement must be only a bit better for her than a divorce….
Caster Semenya has a problem. She’s too good a runner to be a girl.
New study finds “BPA-Free” baby bottles leaching BPA.
A list of options for road food, with pros and cons. Share your tips too!
In the skit below, a mouse queen must decide which of two kings to marry. But before she can make up her mind, they decide to marry each other!
In the wake of Henry Louis Gates’s arrest, teaching Black children about the police is as fraught as ever.
The judge who overturned Florida’s ban on gay parents adopting children has been demoted. Judge Cindy Lederman made Florida history in November 2008, granting the adoption of the children of a gay foster dad who had been raising
“…asking her teenaged nieces how not to look old. In order to get their attention, she texted them:
“Emergency! How do I not look old?”
They texted back with recommendations to swap lipstick for lip gloss, to wear…”
Long kept quiet, post-adoption blues finally gets a little press.
Shannon LC Cate reviews “Just Like Family: Inside the Lives of Nannies, the Parents They Work for and the Children They Love.”