Mark Hamill Had Some Words for a 5-Year-Old Who Was Told That ‘Star Wars’ Isn’t for Girls

If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that stories – however they’re told – are for whoever connects with them on the other end. Men, women, children, non-binary people, literally anyone…if you like a book or a movie or a television show, then if someone suggests its not “for you,” they’re dead wrong….


Guy Posts the Most “Dad” Solution to Washing Baby Bottles Ever on Facebook

If there’s one thing that’s always true, it’s that men and women approach parenting differently. As a mom who can admittedly be a kind of a control freak, being okay with how my husband cares for the kids when I’m away – even though it doesn’t look at all like it does when I care…


This Baby Shark Toothbrush Plays That Song to Keep Your Kid Focused on the Task at Hand

You might have thought that the faze was fading away, and that you’d never have to catch yourself humming Baby Shark in the shower – nary a kid in sight – ever again. But Pink Fong and everyone else still making bank on the song aren’t ready to let you or your kids go –…


What Your Kids Really Need to Know About Technology, According to a HR Director

Technology – how to let your kids use it, when and how much, what boundaries to set – is one of the biggest parenting challenges of the modern world. It can be intimidating, and it can definitely make us take stock of our own online habits. Most of us feel that, as our kids grow,…


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This Mom of a Teenaged Son Shares Tips on How to Teens Can Use Their Phones for Real World Experience

Raising kids is hard from start to finish, so if you’re currently slogging through the long, interrupted nights with potty-training toddlers, well…I’m sorry to say that even though things will be different one day, that doesn’t mean they’re going to be easier. Teens especially are leading completely different lives than their parents did thirty or…


People Donated Over $30k to Send a Target Employee on Vacation After She Was Harassed by a Customer

Working in customer service can be rough, because, well…people are so hit and miss. Some are polite and kind and realize that, even if they’re upset about something, you’re likely just a cog in a corporate wheel. And some people, like “journalist” David Leavitt here, choose to throw little baby fits and tweet pics of…


Parents Are Annoyed by a Hospital Poster Shaming Them for Looking at Their Phones

There are questions we all have to answer in this day and age about how much, how often, when and where we choose to pick up our phones. Sometimes we’re reading emails from work, or answering texts from friends or family or looking up a recipe for dinner, and other times we might be scrolling…


The Best Way to Hang on to Your Favorite Baby Clothes for Years to Come

Ah, the bittersweet (okay, sad) moment when you realize that your babies are no longer babies, and they’re never going to wear those sweet onesies with feet in them again – and all of those adorable “first” holiday outfits are never going to get used again. You don’t really have that many options as far…


18 Pieces of Parenting Advice, From One Dad to Another

Parenting is a rough gig, and even though there is plenty of advice that applies across the board, the truth is that being a dad and being a mom really are different gigs. If you’re a new dad or a dad who’s having a rough day, week, or teenage years, well, sometimes you just need…