1. Parenting and nudity: One mom who chooses to keep a few things private starts feeling like the biggest prude in her Brooklyn neighbouhood.
2. Nicole Cliffe of the Hairpin shares a story about taking her baby to the emergency room. Our hearts were racing the whole time we were reading it.
3. Picking out a baby name can be “fraught the fuck with complete mayhem,” so here’s a helpful guide from Jezebel. Now we’re going to go on a Google hunt to find a popular 1940s name that means winner of the spoils of war. (When we think “spoils of war,” we think Agamemnon, which we’re sure wasn’t big in the 1940s) Update: We think it’s Edith.
4. Parent like Picasso: start off traditional and structured and as the kids get older, experiment.