Listen to the First Chapter of the How to Be a Family Audiobook
The Superhero Satire of The Boys Indulges in Its Own Excess
What Parts of Parenting Really Matter Anyway?
My Kids Have Fallen Under the Spell of a Narcissistic Theater Teacher
We’re Getting Divorced—but Still Living Together. How Do We Tell the Kids?
Your Kid Failed the “Gifted and Talented” Test. Now What?
Announcing the Next Season of Slow Burn: The Murders of Biggie and Tupac
My 4-Year-Old Is Obsessed With Her Looks, on Slate’s Parenting Podcast
On Slate’s Parenting Podcast: How Do I Stop Relatives Posting Pictures of My Kid on Social Media?
Is It Possible for a Child’s Car Seat to Be Too Safe?
My Son Doesn’t Respect His Stepfather. What Should I Do?
My Kid Got Accepted to a Selective School—and I’m Being a Jerk About It
How Do I Explain to My Kids Why I Don’t Talk to Their Grandfather?
Should My Kid Tell His Friends He Wets the Bed?
Working Mothers and Absent Dads, on Slate’s Parenting Podcast
Why Arguing With Your Kids Is Like American Politics in 2019
The Division of Labor in Raising Kids Sucks. Does Divorce Make It Better?
Writing Struggles and Unattended Teens on Slate’s Parenting Podcast
My Kids Are Picky Eaters. Should I Be Ashamed?
How Do You Talk to Kids About “Bad Guys”?