Mom and Dad Are Fighting

What’s Up With Your Boyfriend?

Slate’s parenting podcast answers listener questions about moms struggling with live-in boyfriends and kids being left out in the dark after a play date.

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On this week’s episode, the hosts answer listener questions about a mom who wants to know what to do about a sexist boyfriend and a mom who wants to know what to do about her kid being left out in the dark after hanging out with a friend. We also welcome Jakada Imani as this week’s special host. As usual, we share our triumphs and fails and offer up some recommendations. On Slate Plus, Jakada talks about how he manages his career and family.

Recommendations:

Rebecca recommends the German time-traveling show Dark.

Ruth recommends getting a vacation babysitter.

Jakada recommends an after-dinner family walk.

Join us on Facebook and email us at momanddad@slate.com to tell us what you thought of today’s show and give us ideas for what we should talk about in future episodes. Got questions that you’d like us to answer? Call and leave us a message at 424-255-7833.

Podcast produced by Jess Jupiter.