From the latest news to binge-watching suggestions to tips for caring for your mental health, we've got everything you need to know about coronavirus to stay safe and make the most of your time spent at home.
Moms Are Sharing What They Wish They Knew About Being A Mother Before Becoming One, And It's Incredibly Eye-Opening
Society almost never talks about these things, but you should.
Excited? Anxious? All of the above? We want to know for an upcoming BuzzFeed News story.
I'm pretty sure this is the best show for toddlers ever.
"I do hope that people take extra care in the coming weeks."
Be honest — but also be smart, please.
Love this innovation.
A backrest pillow, a three-height desk tray, and more to make things to make things smoother.
You'll have to deal with some *stuff* first.
How has your classroom changed now that it's online?
Childcare programs are closing nationwide, many parents can’t afford care, and those who work in the industry hardly earn enough to make the job worth doing.
“When he helps, it’s almost like the opposite of help.”
“I Barely Have Anything Left To Give”: What It’s Like Parenting Kids With Autism During The Pandemic
For parents of kids with autism, the unique challenges presented by the isolation of the coronavirus pandemic have sometimes been overwhelming.
Was I sending her back because it was the right thing for me or the right thing for her?
“It's entirely unsustainable. It's just laughably infeasible for parents to be working like this.”
Having your kids leave the nest has always been sad. In 2020, it’s also terrifying.
People Are Sharing The Major Ways The World Might Change After COVID-19, And It's Actually Uplifting
Working from home, more time spent with family, drive-in movies, and curbside pickup — just to name a few.
Parents who continue in-person work through the pandemic have a bleak choice: risk exposing your family to the coronavirus, or face financial devastation.
From parents who are going through the same thing.
It can be a lot if you've never done it before — but you also have more leeway than you think.
How to prevent eye strain, save your lower back, and still learn everything you need to graduate.
The actor opened up about motherhood.
"I don't know who I'm playing tic-tac-toe with."
I was ambivalent about bringing a child into a burning world. Now she’s here, and it’s even scarier than I could have imagined.
It's not business as usual.
With structure and collaboration harder to come by, what's been working for your family?
These aren't your normal birth stories.
School during a pandemic is not business as usual.
Sometimes you just gotta wrap the whole fam in a burrito blanket while roasting marshmallows on an indoor s'mores maker from the comfort of your bed tent.
An alarming photo of a hallway crowded by mostly maskless students in a Georgia high school raises issues with reopening schools all around the country.
Thanks to COVID, that fleeting dread most working parents experience now and then about being an utter failure is the new status quo.
A Florida School District's Video Promotion For Its Reopening Is Being Called "Apocalyptic" And "Sad"
One parent told BuzzFeed News she doesn't know what the "right" move is, but she and others are sure this is not it.
We want to hear your perspective.
From musical toys that, shockingly, aren't irritating to classic ones you may recognize from your own childhood, your kiddo will definitely enjoy one of these items.
Let the fun and learning begin.
Come get your free serotonin!
These High Schoolers Organized A Graduation March Where No One Wore Masks, And Now The Community Is Divided
“A lot of people might think that graduation is the most important thing that’s happening right now, and it really isn’t,” one graduating senior told BuzzFeed News.
"I learned that whenever my 6-year-old goes to the bathroom, he says, 'Penis power!' in a low, raspy voice."
"Oh she definitely did a puff puff!"
Parents — Tell Us The Funniest Or Weirdest Thing You've Learned About Your Kid Since Being Quarantined With Them
"I sure hope my son touches his penis less in real school than he does in homeschool."
During quarantine they really ARE just like us.
No, Khloé Kardashian Isn't Pregnant And She's Tired Of The "Nasty," "Hurtful," And "Despicable" Things People Have Said About Her
The clown memes were out of pocket.
I spy with my little eye...
"I realized I'd just signed myself up to participate in a car rally in my basic soccer mom Chrysler Town and Country."
"My husband and I are so married that we argue about directions during virtual tours."
A Mother's Day surprise!
...or at least keep them entertained long enough for you to catch up on Real Housewives.
"Our homeschool dismissal bell sounds less like a ding and more like me crying."
*dabs tear* There is some good left!
In this week's "How to Plague": I’m fed up with my family, and some maternal coronavirus queries.
They can rock out with Star Wars faves, Disney princesses, and Spider-Man, just to name a few.
Every puzzle is family friendly and between 100 and 500 pieces.
The video, which shows Meghan reading to Archie, was released as part of the #SaveTheStories coronavirus relief campaign.
Everything is going just...great.
They're taking it one parent hack at a time.
When they can go back into public...they probably shouldn't.
A Mom Who Used To Be On A Drum Line Dance Team Has Gone Viral After Doing A Wild Routine For Her Son's TikTok
Lia Davila, 48, told BuzzFeed News she even shocked herself dancing like that and had to "lay down right after."
These kids are not be messed with.
Jada Pinkett Smith Said She Doesn't Know Will Smith "At All" Since Quarantine Started, But They're "Building A Friendship"
"I have to be honest. I think one of the things that I realized is that I don't know Will at all."
This is going to be the most beautiful baby in the universe.
Ohhhhhhh my god!!!!!
These Kids With Rare Genetic Diseases Were Part Of Research Into New Treatments. The Coronavirus Has Stopped All Of It.
“All of our labs are shut down, and as a result the precious little time my son has left is being wasted,” said one mother. “So I guess I would say the cost of this is the lives of children.”
If you thought your days were long, you need to see these folks.
With this much to read, your family is going to be totally ~booked~.
Literally anything so you can get some time to yourself.
Please dress business casual for our classroom Zoom meetings.
Mouth = watering.
"Hang on, my son is throwing pillows."
God bless us parents, every one.
Rachel McAdams Made A Rare Public Comment About Her 2-Year-Old Son, And Also That She Would Be Open To Playing Regina George Again
"I have a very welcome distraction through my son, who is 2."
"I am so blessed to be your mom."
Our advice column on life under coronavirus tackles tennis, having a baby, and some guy who is showing everyone else up on Bumble right now.
This Mom Taped A Very Matter-Of-Fact Sign On Her Daughter's Back When She Went Into The Grocery Store
"I am only 5, I can't stay home alone..."
The dads have gone wild.
Things are gonna be clean for two seconds before they get messy again.
"I’m like the P.E. coach, like, ‘Get your ass outside!’"
The coronavirus pandemic has put the mental and physical health of an already vulnerable group at far greater risk.
This Working Mom Unapologetically Took Her First-Grade Son Out Of Virtual Learning And It Started A Very Important Twitter Thread
"We cannot cope with this insanity. Survival and protecting his well being come first."
Before the outbreak, I was already calculating the odds my new child would face. Now it's all I can think about.
23 Heartbreaking Stories From Pregnant People And New Parents Trying To Make It Through The Pandemic
"I’m a mess, basically. A tired, nauseous, anxious, pregnant mess."
All things fun and delicious for a perfect birthday at home 🎉.
Tell Us The Weird Or Hilarious Thing You've Just Learned About Your Partner While Quarantined With Them
"She eats Oreos by scooping out all the cream and throwing it away!"
You Can Visibly See Kim Kardashian Try To Gather Patience In This Video With North And It's Extremely Relatable To All Parents
"It's all I want to do, just one little fun thing for myself!" —Every parent ever.
These 22 Parents Totally Nailed What A Quarantine With Kids Is Like, And It's Funnier Than It Should Be
"We've been in quarantine for 18 days, and my 9-year-old has been talking nonstop for 20 of them."
Face Masks Are Now Mandatory In Some Areas, So People Are Sharing Clever Ways To DIY Them With Stuff You Already Have At Home
Something as simple as an old T-shirt will do!
Pink Just Responded To The Controversy About Celebrities Getting Tested For Coronavirus Before Everyone Else
"Tell me anybody with a sick 3-year-old that, if they could get their hands on a test, wouldn't take it."
My parents, like thousands of expat Indians, have been stranded in India for a month longer than expected. I’m desperate to bring them home, even if I don’t know how.
After distance learning comes anger management.
Just A Reminder: Don't Give Yourself A Haircut Right Now Because It Will Likely End Up Looking Like This Guy's
I know you're bored, but now is not the time to give yourself bangs.
HBO has parents covered.
We can have a little garden inspiration, as a treat.
Make some popcorn and gather your fam — it's about to be movie night every night.
"I was completely shocked that he had the audacity to make a TikTok during my contractions..."