Nothing Says “Welcome To Parenthood” Like These 11 Tweets

You can read all of the books, and talk to all of the experts, and spend hours and days talking to your own mother about what to expect once you have children, but the fact remains that you’ll never really get it until that baby is staring you in the face. And, you’ll keep never getting it until they’re adults and out on their...

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10 Memes for Parents Who Are Way Over Bedtime

The thing about bedtime for me is the contradiction. When you feel it coming, you’re drawing the bath or picking up toys or whatever, you dread it. You gird your loins. You limp through the settling down, the pajamas, the teeth-brushing, the settling down, the book reading, etc etc etc, and just when you think it’s never going to be...

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12 Parents Who Just Really, Really Want Their Kids to Go Tt Sleep

Before you’re a parent, you have all of these ideas about how sweet and calm and full of cuddles your bedtime routine is going to be. Then you have kids, and you realize that bedtime is relentless. It’s every night, and although you can try everything under the sun, kids just go to sleep when they good and well feel like it. A fact...

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The Pope’s Words For Parents Of LGBTQ Kids

Historically, the Church has not been a friendly place for the LGBTQ community and those who wish to love and support them. People choose the Bible verse that condemns homosexuality over the many dozens that preach compassion, and until recently, leadership in the church has backed up that choice. Now, though, we have a different sort of pope,...

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8 Reasons French Children Are Typically Well Behaved

It’s impossible, of course, to apply the words “always” and “never” to things like childrearing , but you’ve probably heard the stereotype of well-behaved French children. It turns out that, according to parenting experts and child psychologists, it’s generally true – and here are 8 reasons French...

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14 Kids Who Are Super Sure Their Logic Is Sound

If kids are one thing above all, it’s confident. Here are these little doofuses who are brand new to this world, comparatively, and yet they’re just positive they’ve got it all figured out. If you need any more proof, check out these 14 kids who are sure their logic is completely sound…but actually it doesn’t make any...

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16 Twins Tell Stories About How They’ve Taken Advantage

I think pretty much everyone thinks that being a twin is cool – and that goes double for people who are actually twins. See what I did there? Most of us will never know what it’s really like, but when we read stories of hijinks like these 16, it’s the next best thing. 16. Well that’s special. I can unlock his phone with...

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14 Vintage Photos That Prove Parents Have Always Been Cool

Some parents might not seem cool to their kids, but that’s only because they didn’t know them when – most of us had a time in our lives, back before responsibilities and bills and kids, when we were infinitely cooler than we are now. That said, some people were objectively bada$s, even back in the day – and these vintage...

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12 Old Photographs That Showcase Some Truly Amazing Folks

I love looking at vintage photographs. They’re little snapshots of times gone by, and the people who lived in them so well and so fully, and glimpses into the pasts of our parents, grandparents, and beyond of what they might have been like before we knew them as “older.” If you love them, too, you’re going to want to scroll...

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