The Science of Baby Fever, Judging Parent Friends and Judy Blume is Just as Awesome as You’d Expect


What the cool parents are reading today: 1. The science of baby fever and the ticking biological clock. It can strike anytime, but it most keenly felt by women in their late 20s. Sound accurate to you? 2. OK parents who are teachers, weigh in: are there parent-teacher wars? Have you known colleagues to quit… Read More »

Ending the Mom War, Money on Play Dates and a Very Scary Mommy


What the cool parents are reading today: 1. The Mom Wars must end, says Mary Elizabeth Williams, who works part-time from home. “It’s in those moments when a spit-up-stained stay-at-home mom who hasn’t washed her hair all week looks across the drive at the polished executive mother heading off on a business trip. It’s there… Read More »

News Round-Up Dec. 1: Moms Judging Moms, Busy Kids and A Terrifyingly Convenient Stroller


What we’re reading today: 1. Does your son or daughter celebrate when a practice is canceled? You kid might be too busy. Here’s how to check. 2. Moms are too judgey with other moms. Let’s ease up a little. 3. Know any adoptive parents? Here’s what not to say to them. 4. Some kids are… Read More »

News Round-Up July 20: Victoria Beckham Is Saving Reading, Grooming Your Kids and There Will Always Be Breasfeeding Controversies


What we’re reading today: 1. Nostalgia time! Did you go to sleepaway camp when you were a kid? Here’s what your summer camp experience says about you. 2. Breastfeeding controversies! A doll you can nurse and outrage at Ruby Tuesdays. 3. Can your toddler identify a sphere, cube and trapezoid? If not, better get them… Read More »

News Round-Up May 9: Botoxing Kids Is a Hoax, Moms Take On Pricey Daycare and Some Kids Are Just Too Big For Their Strollers


What we’re reading today: 1. How big is too big for a stroller? Salon talks to the Laura Miller about her Too Big for Stroller blog. Miller says, “When the kid’s knees are bent up, when their feet are dragging on the ground,” they’re probably too big. 2. Speaking of judging other people’s parenting skills,… Read More »

News Round-Up: Tuesday, January 18


What we’re reading on the blogs today: Amy Poehler is awesome. We’re so glad Parks and Recreation is back soon. (Finally!) Check out the L.A. Times Magazine‘s interview with this hilarious mom. A sample: “When you’re doing sketch comedy and you’re pregnant, it’s like wearing a giant sombrero in every sketch.” And we’ll definitely be… Read More »

“Well, That’s Enough Now, Dear” And Other Opinions People Have About My Growing Family


Stephanie Potter to big family haters: Just mind yo’ bizness Inspired by fearless new mom Megan Pettit taking on the judge-y moms, Stephanie Potter sent us her thoughts on the judgers: Every time I see those two pink lines I smile. Another baby. Another nine months of waiting and excitement. Then I frown a little… Read More »


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